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Need of digital skills for women

The British Council very recently organised a panel discussion at Lakeshore Hotel. Titled ‘Digital Skills – Can They Change Girls’ Lives?’ the discussion considered disparity between men and women in terms of access to the internet and smartphone use in developing countries, and how accessing both can have a significantly positive impact on these economies. Chowdhury Mufad Ahmed, Additional Secretary, Ministry of Education; Shahin Ahmed Chowdhury, Director General, Department of Women Affairs; Mahmuda Rahman Khan, Senior Program Development Specialist, USAID Bangladesh and Dr. Gitiara Nasreen, Professor, Gender, Media, and ICT Expert, University of Dhaka in the discussion as panelists. Gaynor

Online Boishakhi Mela from April 8 the leading ecommerce platform, and Sunsilk, one of the top brands in Bangladesh, bring youthe first online Boishakhi Mela from April 8-14, 2016. Starting from 7th April midnight, this online sale extravaganza is going to offer up to 70% discount on a huge selection of products across different categories. Sunsilk and have taken this visionary step to introduce theBoishakhiMela concept online, for the first time, in the name of Daraz BoishakhiMela 1423. The month of April is all about the “KaalBoishakhi Jhor” and “BoishakhiMela” among other shopping frenzies and festivities. Bangladeshi shoppers for the first time will experience this “Mela” online, without having to set foot outside in the heat, traffic and maybe even rain.

Boishakh collections at Sunaina’s Boutique

Keeping in concern Bangali’s biggest festival – Pohela Boishakh, Sunaina’s Boutique brings the finest & colorful collections of Designer Sarees & Salwar Kamizs’, 3pcs, Shoes, Fashion Accessories & other Fashion products. Young Women Entrepreneur & Founder, Ms Sunaina Mandipa said to the local media – They Ms Sunainahave started their Journey through Online Shopping in the year 2012. With their rising popularity of Elegant & Quality products they have now opened their shop at Gulshan 1 , Police Plaza...

Facebook contest from

This Pohela Boishakh, is launching an exciting Facebook contest with great prizes to celebrate the start of the New Year. To participate: Share the photo of your desired product on your own timeline as a publicpost from the “NotunBochoreNotunPonno, Bikroy-e AajShobarJonno” album on’s Facebook page. ( Note: if the post is not marked as public, we will not be able to see it, and your entry will not be counted. Get all your friends to like your post. You will be judged on the basis of number of likes on your

Digital Lifestyle dawns on Barisal Youth

With the growing use of internet in the country, people up and down the country are increasingly using internet as a tool to step into the world of digital lifestyle. While it is welcome news for the ongoing digitalization, it has been observed that due to lack of awareness on the proper and effective use of internet, many of us are failing to capitalize on its full potential. Leading mobile phone operator has come forward to address this missing link by undertaking a Corporate Responsibility (CR) titled Internet4U. Recently a couple of sessions under this

2nd Crimson Cup Coffee House opens in city

Columbus, Ohio coffee roaster Crimson Cup Coffee & Tea has opened a second international coffee shop in Dhaka, Bangladesh, less than a year after its first shop opened in Dhaka’s Banani neighborhood. The new Crimson Cup Coffee House is located at House #275/d, Road 27, in the Dhanmondi neighborhood. “We’re excited to open the second Crimson Cup Coffee House in Dhaka,” said Founder and President Greg Ubert. “The managing directors, managing partners and investors have created an inviting space for Dhanmondi residents to enjoy handcrafted espressos, café mochas, lattes and other handcrafted coffee drinks.” Crimson Cup Bangladesh is a joint project of Managing Directors Mohaimin Mostafa and