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Bangladesh , Friday 15 February 2019

News Bangladesh: Bangladesh PM Sheikh Hasina wants to retire to make way for young leaders

News source: http://www.newindianexpress.com/world/2019/feb/15/bangladesh-pm-sheikh-hasina-wants-to-retire-to-make-way-for-young-leaders-1939242.html
Publicated on: hursday 14 February 2019

DHAKA: Bangladesh Prime Minister Sheikh Hasina, who won a historic fourth term, becoming the country's longest-serving leader, has indicated that she will retire after the current term to promote youn...

News Bangladesh: Bangladesh 'mini-haj' sees tight security

News source: https://www.straitstimes.com/asia/south-asia/bangladesh-mini-haj-sees-tight-security
Publicated on: Friday 15 February 2019

TONGI, BANGLADESH (AFP) - Security was tight on Friday (Feb 15) in Bangladesh as hundreds of thousands of people arrived for a Muslim gathering rivalling the haj in Mecca for size. The Biswa Ijtema, o...

News Bangladesh: Bangladesh Accord calls for talks on transition plan

News source: https://www.just-style.com/news/bangladesh-accord-calls-for-talks-on-transition-plan_id135613.aspx
Publicated on: Friday 15 February 2019

The Accord for Fire and Building Safety in Bangladesh is calling on the country's government and the Bangladesh Garment Manufacturers and Exporters Association (BGMEA) to negotiate with its Steering C...

News Bangladesh: Bangladesh rescues 'abducted' Malaysia-bound Rohingya refugees

News source: https://www.straitstimes.com/asia/south-asia/bangladesh-rescues-abducted-malaysia-bound-rohingya
Publicated on: Wednesday 13 February 2019

DHAKA (AFP) - Bangladesh police have stopped 43 Rohingya refugees from being smuggled to Malaysia by boat with a dozen women claiming they were abducted by traffickers, officials said on Thursday (Feb ...

News Bangladesh: Bangladesh in dire need to bounce back against New Zealand

News source: https://www.msn.com/en-xl/news/other/bangladesh-in-dire-need-to-bounce-back-against-new-zealand/ar-BBTD1df
Publicated on: hursday 14 February 2019

Dhaka, Feb. 15 -- To keep the dream of winning an ODI series in New Zealand alive, Bangladesh are in a dire need to bounce back in the second game of the three-match series in Christchurch on Saturday ...

News Bangladesh: UN seeks $920 million aid for Rohingya refugees in Bangladesh

News source: https://sg.news.yahoo.com/un-seeks-920-million-aid-rohingya-refugees-bangladesh-152006109.html
Publicated on: Friday 15 February 2019

The United Nations on Friday called for $920 million in aid for around a million Rohingya taking shelter in Bangladesh after bloodshed in Buddhist-majority Myanmar. About 740,000 of the Muslim minorit...

News Bangladesh: Bangladesh Prime Minister Sheikh Hasina indicated about her retirement terms

News source: https://english.newstracklive.com/news/bangladesh-prime-minister-sheikh-hasina-indicated-about-her-retirement-terms-sc57-nu-1001983-1.html
Publicated on: hursday 14 February 2019

Dhaka: Bangladesh Prime Minister Sheikh Hasina, who won a historic fourth term, becoming the country's longest-serving leader, has indicated that she will retire after the current term to promote youn...

News Bangladesh: Bangladesh PM Hasina wants to retire to make way for young leaders

News source: http://www.asianage.com/world/asia/150219/bangladesh-pm-hasina-wants-to-retire-to-make-way-for-young-leaders.html
Publicated on: hursday 14 February 2019

PM Hasina has indicated that she will retire after the current term to promote young leaders. The prime minister said she would like to go back to her ancestral village of Tungipara in Gopalganj to sp...

News Bangladesh: Bangladesh signs 2 MoUs with Netherlands for water-sector capacity building

News source: https://www.daily-sun.com/post/371524/Bangladesh-signs-2-MoUs-with-Netherlands-for-watersector-capacity-building
Publicated on: hursday 14 February 2019

Bangladesh and the Netherlands have signed two memorandums of understanding (MoUs) for capacity building of the water sector in Bangladesh. The Water Resources Ministry signed the MoUs -- one with Del...

News Bangladesh: Bangladesh will improve position in ease of doing business index, hopes minister

News source: https://www.daily-sun.com/post/371584/2019/02/15/Bangladesh-will-improve-position-in-the-ease-of-doing-business-index-hopes-minister
Publicated on: Friday 15 February 2019

Planning Minister MA Mannan on Friday said that Bangladesh will improve its position in the ease of doing business index in the near future. Bangladesh has been doing well for last ten years in differ...

News Bangladesh: 2nd Bangladesh Film Festival begins in Kolkata

News source: https://www.dhakatribune.com/showtime/2019/02/15/2nd-bangladesh-film-festival-begins-in-kolkata
Publicated on: Friday 15 February 2019

'Amader Bongobondhu,' a docudrama on Bangabandhu Sheikh Mujibur Rahman, will be the inaugural film of the festival. Films like 'Guerilla' and 'Chitra Nodir Pare' are being screened for the second time ...

News Bangladesh: Ton-up Guptill hits form as Black Caps outclass Bangladesh

News source: https://sg.news.yahoo.com/mithun-stands-tall-bangladesh-struggle-053506294.html
Publicated on: uesday 12 February 2019

Martin Guptill returned to form with an unbeaten century as New Zealand powered to an eight-wicket win over Bangladesh in the first one-day international in Napier on Wednesday. Bangladesh set New Zea...