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23h ago| Airlines & more

US-Bangla adds two Boeing 737s to its fleet

US-Bangla Airlines will start flying on three new routes -- Dhaka to Colombo, Sharjah and Delhi -- with two Boeing 737-800 aircraft that were added to its fleet on Friday.

1d ago| Migration

Int’l Labour Migration: Majority of districts falling behind

Although Bangladesh has seen a rise in overseas jobs over the years, in majority of the districts, international labour migration is quite low, largely due to lack of recruiting activities in those...

2d ago| NRB

Malaysian home ministry proposes allowing Bangladeshis to work as security guards

The Malaysian home ministry has proposed for people from Bangladesh, the Philippines and Indonesia to be allowed to work as security guards, said the country's home minister Hamzah Zainudin.

6d ago| Migration

37 Bangladeshi migrants rescued in Mexico

Thirty-seven Bangladeshis were among 600 migrants rescued in Mexico after they were crammed into two tractor-trailers, AFP reported quoting Mexico’s National Migration Institute.

1w ago| Inspiration

Bangladeshi expat Haleem receives US Presidential Lifetime Achievement Award

Shah M Haleem, a Bangladeshi expatriate living in the US state of Texas, has been accorded the prestigious “Presidential Lifetime Achievement Award-2021”.

1w ago| Undocumented

37 Bangladeshis among 600 migrants found in two trucks in Mexico

A total of 600 people, including 37 Bangladeshis, were found hidden in the back of two trucks in eastern Mexico on Friday, the government's National Migration Institute (INM) said on Saturday.

3w ago| Airlines & more

Air Astra gets NOC from CAAB

New private airline company Air Astra received its no-objection certificate (NOC) from the Civil Aviation Authority of Bangladesh (CAAB) yesterday.

3w ago| Airlines & more

New private airline Air Astra receives NOC from CAAB

New private airline company Air Astra received its no-objection certificate (NOC) from the Civil Aviation Authority of Bangladesh (CAAB) today.

3w ago| Inspiration

Bangladeshi American Shahana first Muslim woman elected to NY City Council

Bangladeshi American Shahana Hanif has made history by becoming the first Muslim woman elected to the New York City Council.