Bangladesh cabinet

March 22, 2020
March 22, 2020

Tomorrow’s Cabinet meeting cancelled

The weekly cabinet meeting will not be held tomorrow.

March 16, 2020
March 16, 2020

Cabinet orders mandatory quarantine for all Bangladeshis returning from abroad

The cabinet issues set of directives, including sending returnees from abroad to a 14-day compulsory quarantine as part of precautionary measures against the coronavirus.

October 13, 2019
October 13, 2019

Anwarul new cabinet secretary

Senior Secretary to Bridges Division Khandker Anwarul Islam has been appointed as the cabinet secretary.

September 3, 2019
September 3, 2019

State-owned Autonomous Institutions: Govt to utilise ‘idle money’

The cabinet yesterday approved a draft law that would allow the government to use “idle funds” of state-owned organisations for development work. There are 68 state-owned autonomous organisation which have Tk 2,12,100 crore deposited in banks, said Cabinet Secretary

September 2, 2019
September 2, 2019

Cabinet okays law for utilizing Tk 2,12,100cr idle money

The cabinet has approved the draft of a law that will pave the way for depositing the idle money to the public exchequer as Tk 2,12,100 crore remained unused till May this year.

August 19, 2019
August 19, 2019

Cabinet okays school meal policy for 1.5cr children

The Cabinet approves the government’s plan to provide meals to nearly 1.5 crore primary school students in order to increase attendance and reduce the number of dropouts.

May 27, 2019
May 27, 2019

Speedy Trial Act extended for another 5yrs

The cabinet extends by another five years till 2024 the Speedy Trial Act that deals with serious crimes such as extortion, vandalism and tender manipulation.

May 20, 2019
May 20, 2019

PM reshuffled cabinet for quality work: Quader

Prime Minister Sheikh Hasina reshuffled the cabinet to ensure quality work, Road Transport and Bridges Minister Obaidul Quader has said.

January 8, 2019
January 8, 2019

Hasina set for 20yrs as PM

The new ministers, state ministers and deputy ministers have been sworn-in to the cabinet as the first step towards formation of Sheikh Hasina’s third consecutive government.

January 7, 2019
January 7, 2019

Gazette on new cabinet published

The Cabinet Division publishes a gazette distributing portfolios among the new cabinet members immediately after its 47 members took oath at Bangabhaban.