4h ago| Travel advisory

Thai Embassy to resume accepting visa applications from tomorrow

The Thai embassy in Dhaka will resume accepting applications for all categories and certificates of entry for non-Thai nationals in Bangladesh from tomorrow.

11h ago| Away from home

Improved standards of migrant workers’ dorms in Singapore raise concerns for higher costs

Dormitory operators raised concerns about higher costs from improved standards for new migrant worker dormitories announced Friday (Sept 17), while employers expressed uncertainty about the impact...

Covid test at Dhaka airport within 3-4 days: CAAB Chairman

Covid-19 testing at Hazrat Shahjalal International Airport in Dhaka will begin within three to four days, chairman of the Civil Aviation Authority of Bangladesh (CAAB) Air-Vice Marshal M Mofidur...

1w ago| Travel advisory

Bangkok to reopen for vaccinated tourists in October

Thailand plans to reopen Bangkok to fully vaccinated visitors in October, officials said Friday, as the kingdom seeks to salvage a tourism industry hammered by the pandemic.

1w ago| Airlines & more

Singapore Airlines appoints new GM for Bangladesh

Singapore Airlines has recently appointed a new general manager for Bangladesh with effect from this month. 

1w ago| Travel advisory

Biman, Sabre Corporation reach agreement to facilitate digital transformation, customer experience

In a new development, Biman Bangladesh Airlines has adopted a strategic partnership with Sabre solutions to drive revenue growth through digital transformation.

2w ago| Airlines & more

New private airline to join the fray

A new airline, Air Astra, is set to take off in January next year, becoming the eleventh private operator to enter the industry in the past 25 years.

2w ago| Airlines & more

Major Dreamliner Maintenance Work: Biman does it at home, saves Tk 5 crore

For the first time in the country’s history, Biman Bangladesh Airlines has earned the capabilities to carry out C-check, a major maintenance work of the state-of-the-art Boeing 787-8 Dreamliner...

2w ago| Travel advisory

Travelers entering Malaysia must verify Covid-19 vaccination certificate with health authorities

All travellers entering Malaysia - including citizens - must verify their Covid-19 vaccination certificates with the authorities, said Science, Technology and Innovation Minister Adham Baba on...