Foreigners

June 2, 2022
June 2, 2022

"Visa process being simplified to attract foreign tourists"

Work is underway to simplify the visa process to attract foreign tourists to Bangladesh, State Minister for Civil Aviation Md Mahbub Ali said today (June 2, 2022).

April 21, 2019
April 21, 2019

Illegal Migration: 495 foreigners in country’s jail

Home Minister Asaduzzaman Khan yesterday said 495 people have so far been arrested for illegal migration from neighbouring countries.

March 21, 2016
March 21, 2016

Govt doubles investment ceiling for foreigners seeking citizenship

Foreigners will have to invest a total of US$1 million in Bangladesh or transfer a total amount of $2 million from their country to Bangladesh to avail citizenship here.

March 5, 2016
March 5, 2016

Fraud gang busted

Rapid Action Battalion claimed to have busted a fraud gang and arrested its 14 members, including 12 foreigners, from different areas in the capital in the last two days.

March 2, 2016
March 2, 2016

Foreigners under scanner after ATM scam

Foreigners living in Bangladesh are now under the scanner following the arrest of a German citizen in connection with the recent ATM scam, says home minister.

February 16, 2016
February 16, 2016

Foreigners in ATM fraud ring

Foreigners are believed to be involved in the skimming racket that stole money from ATMs in signs of new financial crimes that rattled both banks and customers.

December 23, 2015
December 23, 2015

Bernicat lauds govt efforts for security

US Ambassador Marcia Bernicat has appreciated the “amazing” and “continued cooperation” by authorities for the safety of foreigners in Dhaka.

April 23, 2015
April 23, 2015

6 Bangladeshis detained in Malaysia

Malaysian Immigration Police detains foreign nationals including six Bangladeshi workers from Kedah state for overstaying and not possessing any valid document.