A severe storm sweeping across Bangladesh killed at least 24 people and injured dozens more, mostly in Bogra district in the northern part of the country, police and officials said on Sunday.
Women and children were among the dead
Bangladeshi customs officers caught a North Korean diplomat trying to smuggle an estimated $1.4 million worth of gold into the country, a senior official said.
"We recovered the gold both in the form of bars and ornaments fro
The next edition of Arab-Asia Business Partnership Summit will be hosted by Bangladesh under the patronage of Prime Minister Shaikh Hasina.
The summit will be held in association with the Partners in Population and Development (PP
Oman Air passengers can now enjoy its Business Class service on four east-bound flights.
Oman Air, the national carrier of Oman, had previously offered only Economy Class cabins to Calicut, Lucknow, Jaipur, in India, and Chittagong, Ban
Air Arabia, the Middle East's largest low-cost carrier (LCC), will it start flights to Chittagong in Bangladesh from its new hub in Ras Al Khaimah next month.
The three flights per week flights will start from September
Rescue workers in Bangladesh completed the search of a stricken river ferry on Saturday, bringing the number of bodies recovered to 54 two days after the vessel capsized with around 200 people on board.
"We were able to salva
Hennes & Mauritz (H&M), the world's second-biggest fashion retailer, believes there is no conflict between its mission to sell more budget clothes and a drive to improve the environment and working conditions at its suppliers.
Etihad Airways, the national airline of the United Arab Emirates, has appointed Hanif Zakaria as its general manager for Bangladesh.
Zakaria joins Etihad Airways from Safi Airways, where he held a number of senior sales positions
Best Western International (BWI) has signed a contract with Maple Leaf Hotel & Resorts for a new hotel located adjacent to the international airport in Dhaka, Bangladesh.
Currently under construction, the hotel near the Hazrat
Info2cell.com, a leading mobile services application provider, has signed strategic deals with Bangladesh-based operators in a move to foray into the country and offer its range of Business-to-Consumer (B2C) services.
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