Zunaid Ahmed Palak

November 6, 2022
November 6, 2022

45th ICPC World Finals to be held in Dhaka for the first time

This is the first time that Bangladesh is hosting the World Finals.

August 10, 2022
August 10, 2022

Journalists can give feedback on draft of data protection act by 10 days: Palak

Journalists will get 10 days to submit their opinions about the draft of the proposed Data Protection Act 2022, Zunaid Ahmed Palak, state minister for ICT, said today.

June 13, 2022
June 13, 2022

Govt. to spend Tk 250 crore to train 25 thousand women on freelancing

The ICT department is working on developing ICT skills for women in 43 districts under a project titled 'Her Power', to create employment for young women through freelancing. The Tk 250 crore project will provide 3 months of hands-on training and 3-months of incubation, the State Minister for ICT Junaid Ahmed Palak recently spoke in a parliamentary session.

October 14, 2019
October 14, 2019

Bangladesh to export digital device by 2021: Palak

Bangladesh will start exporting digital devices within next two years, Zunaid Ahmed Palak, state minister for Information and Communication Technology (ICT), says.

June 18, 2019
June 18, 2019

‘7.5% VAT should be withdrawn from e-commerce’

State Minister for Post, Telecommunications and Information Technology Zunaid Ahmed Palak has requested National Board of Revenue (NBR) to withdraw 7.5 per cent VAT from e-commerce businesses.

January 9, 2019
January 9, 2019

State minister's FB photo causes stir

State Minister for ICT Division Zunaid Ahmed Palak faced widespread criticism on social media yesterday for taking a pillion ride on a motorbike without a helmet.

June 7, 2017
June 7, 2017

New policy for virtual education soon: Palak

Proposal for a new policy will be placed before the government soon that will bring the education system under a digital framework, State Minister for ICT Zunaid Ahmed Palak says.

May 10, 2015
May 10, 2015

Internet.org launched in Bangladesh

Free internet access to selected websites is introduced in Bangladesh by Internet.org, a non-profit group that allows free online browsing through mobile gadgets.