In a bid to empower the government to ban strikes in essential service sector, a Bill titled Essential Services Bill-2023 has been placed in the parliament in a bid to empower the government to ban strikes in essential service sector.
There is a provision of maximum six months' imprisonment or Tk 50,000 fine or both if anyone observes or continues any illegal strike in the workplace.
State minister for labour and employment Begum Monnujan Sufian placed the Bill in the the parliament on Thursday. The bill was then forwarded to the parliamentary committee ...
Road Transport and Bridges Minister Obaidul Quader handed over a cheque of around Tk 316.91 crore to the premier as the first installment of repaying loan taken for building Padma Bridge at a function at her official Ganabhaban residence in the capital.
Prime Minister Sheikh Hasina said Bangladesh would march ahead facing any hurdle with people's support as she received first repayment installment of the Padma Bridge loan, reports BSS.
"I believe we can step forward confronting any hurdle if the people stand beside us. Construction of the Padma Bridge with ...
Dhaka University Japansese Studies Alumni Association (DUJSAA) arranged a grand iftar and dua mahfil with 100 members at Dhaka University's Social Science Faculty premises in the capital on Saturday.
Chairman of the Department of Japansese Studies of the University of Dhaka Dr. Abdullah-Al -Mamun was chair the program and the president of JUAAB Professor Dr. M.A.M Yahia Khandoker was present as chief guest. The Country Representative of JETRO Mr. Yuji Ando, Former Secretary General of JBCCI & trustee of Kazuko Bhuiyan Foundation Mr.Tareq Rafi Bhuiyan, the Country Director of Shapla Neer Ms.Tomoko Uchiyama, the Principal of Kokorozashi & Kazuko Bhuiyan Japanese Cultural Center Mr. Okabayashi Kuniaki and Mr.Yuya Usuki Manger JETRO Dhaka were...
The new executive committee of the United Nations Youth and Student Association of Bangladesh (UNYSAB) has been selected with MD Jahidul Islam as a new president; Mohammad Eannobi, Shadman Taher Arnob and Akib Khan as vice president and Mehjabeen Akhter as a new Organising Secretary.
UNYSAB is one of the largest volunteer hubs of the country that actively works for the development of interpersonal skills of the youth of Bangladesh.
UNYSAB has announced a 42-member's central executive committee for 2023-2024.
Ameena Rashid Bania and Nusrat Tayba Mim have been selected for the Research and Development team after several rounds of scrutiny.
Previously, Shammy Wadud served 4 years as a president for conducting UNYSAB's major mi...
A special fund of at least Tk 1.5 billion is going to be created for road-accident victims and fatally injured people, as the Road Transport Rules 2022 (RTR) has kept the provision of forming the fund by collecting fees from vehicles.
To create the fund, the RTR guides to collect Tk 1,500, Tk 1,000, Tk 750, Tk 500, and Tk 300 each from the motorised transports, according to types, during their registration and renewal.
According to the Bangladesh Road Transport Authority (BRTA) data, a total of 55,92,059 registered transports of different kinds were operating in the ...
State Minister for Power, Energy and Mineral Resources Nasrul Hamid has said that the electricity, under the agreement with Adani Power, will come to Bangladesh in mid-March.
"Now we are getting 240 megawatt (MW) power on test basis from Adani power plant and in March 750 MW will be connected to the national grid through Rohonpur," he said after inspecting Adani's under-construction 1600 MW power plant having two units with 800 MW generation capacity each at Godda, Jhadkhand, India today.
Nasrul said that Adani group constructed a dedicated transmission line ...