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AIUB, Shooting Federation sign MoU

A Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) between the American International University – Bangladesh (AIUB) and National Shooting Federation – Bangladesh (NSFB) was signed at the National Shooting Complex in the city recently. On behalf of AIUB, Ishtiaque Abedin, Founder and Vice President (Public Relations and Int’l Affairs) and on behalf of NSFB, Enthekhabul Hamid, General Secretary signed the memorandum. The MoU will be effective for next 3 years starting from 1st November 2013 to 31st October 2016. There is also option of extending the MoU even after 3 years.

E-commerce fair ‘E-fiesta’ held at BRAC University

BRAC University Business Club (BIZ BEE) and the students of BRAC Business School (BBS) have successfully organized a day-long e-commerce fair ‘E-fiesta’ on Thursday at the university auditorium. The objective of this fair was to promote the concept of e-business and e-commerce among the future business leaders, to encourage the E-Business courses offered by BRAC Business School among the students and to create a platform for the e-commerce initiatives run by the current students of BRAC University for upgrading and endorsing themselves. FinalMoham...

ICAB team to attend ICAI Int’l conference in Kolkata

A delegation of the Institute of Chartered Accountants of Bangladesh(ICAB) led by its President Md Abdus Salam FCA  left Dhaka on Monday for India to attend ICAI International Conference on ‘Accountancy Profession : Emerging Frontiers of Future Growth’ and South Asian Federation of Accountants(SAFA) events to be held in Kolkata, India. ICAB President Md Abdus Salam FCA, Member Council and CAPA Board Director Anwaruddin Chowdhury FCA will attend Joint SAFA-CAPA meeting on Wednesday, 20 November 2013 at hotel Hyatt Regency, Kolkata, says a press release. ICAB

New memorial trust fund established at DU

A trust fund titled ‘Bangamata Begum Fazilatunnessa Mujib Memorial Trust Fund’ has been set up at the Begum Fazilatunnessa Mujib Hall of Dhaka University (DU). In order to set up this fund Provost of the Hall Prof. Dr. Sabita Rezwana Rahman handed over a cheque for Tk. 12.5 lac from the Hall-fund to DU Treasurer Prof. Dr. Md. Kamal Uddin on Monday at the Vice-Chancellor’s office. DU Vice-Chancellor Prof. Dr. AAMS Arefin Siddique, Dean of the Faculty of Science Prof. Dr. Mohammad Yousuf Ali Mollah, Dean of the Faculty of Social Sciences Prof. Farid Uddin Ahmed, Dean of the Faculty of Fine Art Prof. Syed Abul Bark Alvi, Acting Registrar Syed Rezaur Rahman and House Tutors of the Hall were present on the occasion.

ICAEW discusses renewal of MoU with ICAB

The Institute of Chartered Accountants of Bangladesh (ICAB) held a meeting on strategy progress, implementation and updates of MoU with the Institute of Chartered Accountants in England and Wales (ICAEW) at Pan Pacific Sonargaon Hotel in the city on Saturday. Member Council ICAB, Md Abdus Salam FCA, President presided over the meeting while Martin Batsford, Head of Operations, Professional Standards ICAEW,  Jonathon Worrell, Senior Business Development Manager ICAEW, Suraiya Zannat Khan FCA, Sr. Financial Management Specialist, the World Bank Bangladesh were present on the occasion. Mou with ICAEW

Training on Bio-Informatics begins at DU

A five-day long training programme on “Bio-Informatics for Biological Research” organized by the Department of Zoology, Dhaka University (DU) under Higher Education Quality Enhancement Project (HEQEP) began Sunday at the ‘Prof. Dr. Mahmud-Ul-Ameen Auditorium’ of the Department. The World Bank funded the project conducted by the University Grants Commission of Bangladesh (UGC). 17-11-13DU Vice-Chancellor Prof Dr AAMS Arefin Siddique inaugurated the programme as chief guest. Chairman of the Department of Zoology Prof Dr MA Howlader presided over ...