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100% of the population now under electric cover

Bangladesh has reached a new milestone as the government is about to announce that it has covered 100% of the population with electricity. “Prime Minister Sheikh Hasina will officially announce it during a program on March 21,” Nasrul Hamid, state minister for electricity, energy and mineral resources, told reporters during a briefing. program at Bidyut […]

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40% of people in Asia-Pacific cannot afford a healthy diet

Around 40% of the population living in Asia and the Pacific cannot afford a healthy diet, and in some regions the fight against hunger has seen setbacks rather than gains during the Covid-19 pandemic. Ahead of a four-day FAO Regional Conference for Asia and the Pacific (APRC) that Dhaka is hosting for the first time […]

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The Three Ps: Pakistan, Population, Poverty

File photo. Tauseef Mustafa — AFP Without sustained efforts to introduce population control, Pakistan is unlikely to prosper in the way envisioned by Prime Minister Imran Khan. write everyday Dawn on February 2, columnist Zahid Husain linked Pakistan’s population to security, meaning the state might not last if the people living there are allowed to […]

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More obstacles to the population census

The census, which provides comprehensive data on the entire population and its composition, is essential for policy-making. Photo: star/file “> The census, which provides comprehensive data on the entire population and its composition, is essential for policy-making. Photo: star/file After twice rejecting proposals to purchase 3.95 lakh tablet computers for the Bangladesh Bureau of Statistics […]

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FBCCI to launch UAE-Bangladesh Business Council

The Federation of Bangladesh Chambers of Commerce and Industry (FBCCI) is to establish the Joint UAE-Bangladesh Business Council in Dubai to harness trade and investment potential in the Middle East, Africa and Europe. The business council will be inaugurated during Prime Minister Sheikh Hasina’s visit to Dubai next month. During the inaugural ceremony, the FBCCI […]

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FBCCI to open UAE-Bangladesh Business Council

The Federation of Bangladesh Chambers of Commerce and Industry (FBCCI) is to establish a joint UAE-Bangladesh Business Council in Dubai to harness trade and investment potential in the Middle East, Africa and Europe. The business council will be inaugurated during Prime Minister Sheikh Hasina’s visit to Dubai next month. For all the latest news, follow […]

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FBCCI to set up UAE-Bangladesh business council to increase trade and investment

Dubai is known as the hub of business communications between the Middle East and Africa. Therefore, FBCCI will establish a joint UAE-Bangladesh business council in Dubai to tap business and investment potentials in the Middle East, Africa and Europe. The business council will be inaugurated during the visit of the Prime Minister of Bangladesh to […]

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Agartala will be connected to Dhaka, Chittagong by flights: Tripura CM | Travel

Agartala will be linked to the cities of Dhaka and Chittagong in Bangladesh by flights, Tripura Chief Minister Biplab Kumar Deb said on Saturday. Services along the Agartala-Dhaka and Agartala-Chittagong international routes are expected to commence within the next six months, and the Ministry of Civil Aviation (MoCA) will soon launch tenders inviting expressions of […]

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The president’s focus on the population issue

As the country’s population is increasing at a rapid rate, putting a huge strain on available resources, President Dr Arif Alvi has taken it upon himself to highlight the problem of population explosion and this became evident when he had a detailed interaction with senior journalists highlighting the key role of the media. in the […]

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Vessel carrying food grain from Bihar to Guwahati under flag, Union Min Piyush Goyal calls it “Gateway to the NE”

While flying the flag of the vessel MV Lal Bahadur Shastri carrying food grain from Patna in Bihar to Pandu in Guwahati, Union Minister for Consumer Affairs, Food and Public Distribution Piyush Goyal said on Saturday that he would open a new door to the “Northeast Gate”. He also unveiled the foundation stone of a […]

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Remove penalty clauses from population control bill: BJP MP

The Rajya Sabha on Friday discussed a private bill on population regulation proposed by Rakesh Sinha of the Bharatiya Janata party. During the discussion, another BJP member, Vikas Mahatme, called for the removal of the penal clauses from the bill saying that if a family were penalized for more than two children, the third child […]

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Population and Security – Journal

IT is a rapidly unfolding nightmare scenario. Yet the threat posed by the population explosion to national security is absent from our political discourse. Apart from a fleeting reference to population management, the seriousness of the problem is not sufficiently recognized in the recently launched Integrated National Security Policy (NSP). There is no clear strategy […]

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Uttarakhand assembly elections 2022: Sitarganj, home to a large Bengali population, braces for a three-way contest | Dehradun News

RUDRAPUR: The Sitarganj assembly constituency, which is dominated by Bengali voters who had migrated from Bangladesh in 1971, is likely to witness a three-way contest this time. According to Election Commission data, Sitarganj constituency has 1.25 lakh voters from diverse backgrounds. A majority of voters are from the Bengali community (50,000), followed by those from […]

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Tiger Range Ministers Reiterate Commitment to Increase Tiger Population and Adopt KL Joint Statement | Malaysia

The Ministry of Energy and Natural Resources said in a statement today that the TRCs have also adopted the Kuala Lumpur Joint Declaration on Tiger Conservation, which emphasizes shared commitments to conservation of the tiger. — Photo by Twitter/Bernama KUALA LUMPUR, 21 January – Ministers and senior officials from 13 Tiger Range Countries (TRCs) expressed […]

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No more food shortage or famine in northern Bangladesh, says Hasina

The government has taken initiatives to ensure that vegetables and other products from Rangpur division are processed and exported abroad, she said at the inaugural ceremony of the Rangpur division headquarters complex via video conference. from his official residence on Sunday. “There should be no monga [famine-like situation] or famine in the area anymore. People […]

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Population planning issues

While we were still bubbling with excitement at the announcement of the appointment of popular singer and social activist, Shehzad Roy, as Honorary Brand Ambassador for Population and Family Planning by the President of Pakistan as Chairman of the Population Task Force, the PPP President roared in the National Assembly that contraceptives were also on […]

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Food Banks, Kill the Bill and Doctor Who: The Big Issue’s Most Read 2021 Stories

9. Roger Taylor: “I just wish I could say goodbye to Freddie” Queen’s drummer Roger Taylor. Image: Xavier Vila The Big Issue’s Letter To My Younger Self series makes a point of interviewing interesting people, asking them to look back on their lives and give each other some advice at 16. This high-profile interview with […]

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Half of the adult population is still unbanked

Economists call for better infrastructure and political support Featured activity report Wed Dec 29 2021 00:00 Last update on: Wed Dec. 29, 2021 01:47 AM Since financial inclusion is important for reducing poverty, the government should include the poor and women in digital financial services, one expert suggested. Photo: star / file “> Since financial […]

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Manchester Airport resumes direct flights to Bangladesh – Business Traveler

Biman Bangladesh Airlines will resume flights from Manchester Airport to Bangladesh this weekend. The airline will offer bi-weekly flights to Dhaka and Sylhet from December 26 to March 28, with flights on Fridays and Mondays from December 30. Flights will be operated by a B787 Dreamliner aircraft configured with business and economy class cabins. The […]

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RHD project to reduce travel time and costs

The construction of 15 bridges can take 8,000 Tk Work for these can start in 2 or 3 years 35 other bridges will be implemented in later phases Bridges will replace ferry travel To improve connectivity and reduce travel time and costs, the government has planned to build around 50 major bridges as part of […]

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Khaleda takes solid food, but her condition remains unchanged

Khaleda zia A doctor and family member of Bangladesh Nationalist Party President Khaleda Zia said on Friday that she ate homemade solid foods alongside liquid foods. “Her health has not shown any change since Friday morning, but she ate some solid, home-made food Thursday night and Friday,” a member of Khaleda’s medical team and member […]

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Restaurant owners call for end to “fear, force and fines” by itinerant court

With a nine-point charter of demands, restaurateurs said there had been harassment in the name of mobile court searches of restaurants. “For no reason, courts with 15-20 cops, BGB [Border Guard Bangladesh], RAB [Rapid Action Battalion] and Ansar’s men are threatening us, ”the Bangladesh Restaurant Owners Association (BROA) said in a written statement on Saturday. […]

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Assam’s deportation campaign in India deepens insecurity for Muslim population in state

MUMBAI – A campaign to evict residents living on government land in northeastern Assam state has increased insecurity among the state’s Muslim population, activists say. rights. Ongoing deportations in the remote state gained national attention after two people were killed in September during one of the campaigns to expel 800 families, mostly Muslim, from Dhalpur, […]

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Rs 20 billion household subsidy to be provided under Prime Minister’s food program: Info Minister

PESHAWAR, Nov 09 (APP): Provincial Minister of Information and Higher Education Kamran Bangash said on Tuesday that a grant of Rs 20 billion would be provided to more than 26 lake households in Khyber Pakthunkhwa in the part of the Prime Minister’s food program over the next six months. Addressing a press conference here at […]

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AJK is developing a population management plan to bring it to a sustainable level: Minister

Azad Jammu and Kashmir (AJK) Minister of Population Welfare Sardar Muhammad Hussain Khan said on Monday that alarming population growth in Pakistan and AJK has become one of the most challenging complicated for governments. MIRPUR (UrduPoint / Pakistan Point News – November 8, 2021): Azad Jammu and Kashmir (AJK) Minister for People’s Welfare Sardar Muhammad […]

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Prime Minister Narendra Modi to travel to Rome for G20 summit, UK for COP26 next week | India News

New Delhi: Prime Minister Narendra Modi will travel to Italy and the UK for two crucial summits, respectively the G20 summit in Rome and the 26th United Nations Climate Change Conference or COP26 in Glasgow. It will leave for Rome on October 28 and will be the city of the 16th G20 Leaders’ Summit which […]

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US-Bangladesh Business Council holds meeting with Prime Minister Hasina to celebrate Bangladesh 50 years of independence

TBS Report September 23, 2021, 4:45 p.m. Last modification: September 23, 2021, 4:48 PM Photo: courtesy “> Photo: courtesy Prime Minister Sheikh Hasina attended a meeting hosted by the US Bangladesh Business Council on Tuesday to celebrate Bangladesh’s 50th anniversary of independence. Organized under the theme “Bangladesh Forward – The New Frontier for Growth”, the […]

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U.S.-Bangladesh Business Council Hosts Meeting with Prime Minister Hasina to Celebrate Bangladesh’s 50 Years of Independence

TBS report September 23, 2021, 4:45 PM Last modification: September 23, 2021, 4:48 PM Photo: courtesy “> Photo: courtesy Prime Minister Sheikh Hasina on Tuesday attended a meeting organized by the Bangladesh American Business Council to celebrate the 50th anniversary of Bangladesh’s independence. Held under the theme ‘Bangladesh Forward – The New Frontier of Growth’, […]

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US-Bangladesh Business Council welcomes PM Hasina on the sidelines of the UNGA

US support to improve Bangladesh’s global competitiveness and expand its export base will be appreciated, Prime Minister said The United States-Bangladesh Business Council of the United States Chamber of Commerce hosted a virtual business roundtable with Prime Minister of Bangladesh Sheikh Hasina and more than 30 senior executives from the business community in the United […]

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Bangladesh business leaders call for factories to reopen amid pandemic

Leaders of BGMEA, BKMEA, BTMEA, Dhaka Chamber and FBCCI made the request during a meeting with Cabinet Secretary Khandker Anwarul Islam at the secretariat on Thursday. They say prolonged shutdowns risk losing their share of the international market, disruptions in supply chains, port congestion and will have a global effect on the economy. “We have […]

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The US-Bangladesh Business Council will be launched today

The US-Bangladesh Business Council will be launched today virtually to boost two-way trade and investment between the two countries. It is an exclusive platform of the United States Chamber of Commerce, which will improve the trade, commerce and innovation corridor between the United States and Bangladesh through business-driven policy advocacy, according to the United States […]

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India-Bangladesh Business Forum meets in New Delhi

INDO Bangla flags India-Bangladesh Business Forum meets in New Delhi India and Bangladesh collaborate to make the two countries prosperous: Piyush Goyal G2b MoUs signed between India and Bangladesh By GDP Delhi India and Bangladesh are not competitors but collaborators in making the two countries prosperous and ensuring a better future for their people, said […]

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18th Bangladesh Business Awards: laurels for business heroes

DHL, The Daily Star honor 2 businessmen, 2 institutions Staff Correspondent Sat Jul 6, 2019 12:00 AM From left to right, Mominul Islam, Managing Director of IPDC Finance Ltd; Azam J Chowdhury, President of East Coast Group; NR Narayana Murthy, founder of Infosys; Gowher Rizvi, International Affairs Advisor to the Prime Minister; Hafizur Rahman Khan, […]

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Indonesian company to export coal to Bangladesh – business

Thedailystar.net (The Jakarta Post) Dhaka, Bangladesh ● Wed Jun 19, 2019 2019-06-19 12:05 834 db1d47cf6ffbed4060cffaa873d2c9e0 1 Business Bangladesh, Indonesia, coal, imports, Bayan-Resources, North-West-Power-Generation-Company To free Bangladesh is preparing to import coal for the first time for a power plant as part of efforts to diversify its energy mix in the power generation sector. The Bangladesh-China […]

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The people of Bangladesh are her asset, not a burden: Hasina

She believes, however, that the education system needs a major overhaul. “The increase in population is not a matter of concern. But many are sounding the alarm about the increase in the population, ”she said Thursday. “If we can give them an education, strengthen them with appropriate training, this workforce will be our greatest asset”, […]