May 16, 2022
May 16, 2022

Tourism recovering, but not back to pre-pandemic levels

Global tourism is roaring back to life despite Covid travel headaches and the effects of the war in Ukraine, but it has yet to return to its pre-pandemic health.

May 15, 2022
May 15, 2022

Shipbuilding sector: Investment rises despite gloom

Entrepreneurs in Bangladesh have pumped billions of dollars into the shipbuilding sector in recent years to meet their own demand for vessels as well as regain the international market.

May 15, 2022
May 15, 2022

Ship export sinks

Bangladesh emerged as a shipbuilding nation in 2008 when it exported its first ocean-going vessel to a Danish company and suddenly there were talks about the sector’s immense potential and the...

May 12, 2022
May 12, 2022

‘Nimtoli, Tazreen tragedies eye-openers for industrial safety’

The disasters like the Nimtoli tragedy and the Tazreen Fashion fire have been eye-openers for the government to take widespread measures immediately to ensure industrial safety, Industries Minister...

May 10, 2022
May 10, 2022

26 firms to get national productivity, quality excellence awards

Twenty-six firms are going to get the “National Productivity and Quality Excellence Award 2020” as a recognition for their continuous improvement in productivity and quality.

May 10, 2022
May 10, 2022
ICT

Bangladesh to introduce virtual business platform for global investors: Palak

The government will introduce a platform to help the global investors virtually operate their business in Bangladesh, said Zunaid Ahmed Palak, state minister for ICT.

May 9, 2022
May 9, 2022
ICT

Internet users rise in March

The number of internet users in Bangladesh rose in March thanks to increased usage of both mobile data and broadband services for educational, entertainment and professional purposes amid the...

May 9, 2022
May 9, 2022

Import containers pile up at Ctg port

Import load containers have piled up at the Chattogram port as importers did not secure their consignments due to the Eid holidays when factories were closed and vehicular movement was thin.

May 8, 2022
May 8, 2022

RFL Group launches new bicycle plant in Rangpur

RFL Group has set up its second bicycle manufacturing plant with the objective to secure a bigger slice of the Tk 1,800 crore domestic two-wheeler market, which is growing due to rising health...

May 8, 2022
May 8, 2022

Eid brings Moulvibazar tourism back to life

The name “Sreemangal” makes the heart tremble, according to a man who came to visit the ever-popular tourist destination to enjoy the Eid holiday with his family.