Bangladesh News [17.05.11]


Dollar one billion loan from India to Bangladesh runs into 'complexities'

DHAKA: Bangladesh has sought a quick clarification from India on procurement complexities concerning 20 projects to be financed under a landmark USD 1 billion loan sanctioned by New Delhi last ...
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Bangladesh minister hails expats’ contributions

The officials and members of the Institution of Engineers (Bangladesh) Qatar Chapter discussed a number of issues affecting Bangladeshi expatriates, with visiting Minister of Labour, Employment ...
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Women Leading Bangladesh Away from the LDC Tag

ISTANBUL, May 16, 2011 (IPS) - Women entrepreneurs and workers will soon help Bangladesh shake off the Least Developed Country (LDC) label, business leaders say."Soon Bangladesh will come ...
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Solar Power Lights Up Bangladesh Rural Areas

Solar Power Lights Up Bangladesh Rural Areas A woman stands in the doorway of her mud house next to a solar system panel near Patulia village in the Gazipur district north of capital Dhaka in ...
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Body found near Indo-Bangladesh border

Police said while the cause of death was yet to be ascertained, the body of Abu Hanif (45), a resident of Sonapur village of Sonamura, had bullet injures.However, villagers complained that Hanif ...
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Bangladesh allows Santos to sell gas in the market

13:12, Monday 16 May 2011 DHAKA, May 16 (Reuters) - State-run Bangladesh Oil, Gas and Mineral Corporation signed a deal on Monday allowing Australia's Santos International to become ...
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Bangladesh high court rules former martial law regime unconstitutional

report] Ershad's martial law rules, regulations and orders to be illegal, void and unconstitutional, upholding a decision by the lower court. The court said, however, that ...
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Khoka stays at helm of Dhaka City BNP

After a lapse of nearly three years, main opposition BNP yesterday announced its Dhaka city committee headed by Mayor Sadeque Hossain Khoka amid criticism in the rank and file of the party.A ...
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Bangladesh-Major upsets in the elections

(MENAFN - The Peninsula) Some of the major upsets in the assembly elections in four states and one union territory:- Outgoing West Bengal Chief Minister Buddhadeb Bhattacharjee (Communist Party ...
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Naeem helps Rajshahi hang on for draw

Dhaka division 280 (Mahmudullah 57, Reza 3-41) and 330 (Haque 118, Mehrab 116, Sajib 5-109) drew with Rajshahi division 314 (Naeem 112, Shahadat 5-82) and 240 for 6 (Junaid 86, ...
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Bangladesh won't be an LDC after 10yrs

Bangladesh and Nepal are expected to graduate from the status of least developed countries (LDCs) within the next 10 years. Cheick Sidi Diarra, the secretary general of the Fourth UN Conference ...
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Bangladesh's Yunus resigns from microlender

DHAKA (AFP) – Bangladesh's Nobel laureate Muhammad Yunus has stepped down from the pioneering microfinance lender he founded, a week after he lost a legal fight against ...
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  1. 10 more years before Bangla gets out of LDC, if the economy focus more on national interests and less on cheap labour, a way will present it's self to put Bangladesh in the front line.

    call Bangladesh

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