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    Experts favour BLA on manpower recruitment

    Md Owasim Uddin Bhuyan . Marrakesh in Morocco | Updated at 01:37am on December 08, 2018

    Global migration experts peg their hope on bilateral labour agreements or BLA on manpower recruitment between countries of origins and destinations considering its positive impact...

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    Rohingya sent back to Myanmar camps in acute need: UNHCR

    Agence France-Presse . Yangon | Updated at 12:30am on December 08, 2018

    Rohingya Muslims who paid hundreds of dollars to flee squalid Myanmar camps by boat are destitute since they were stopped at sea and returned, the...

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    Address root causes of Rohingya crisis, US to Myanmar

    United News of Bangladesh . Dhaka | Updated at 01:54am on December 07, 2018

    United States ambassador to Bangladesh Earl R Miller has urged Myanmar to address the root causes of Rohingya crisis expressing strong support to hold accountable...

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    Bangladesh keen to implement GCM

    Md Owasim Uddin Bhuyan . Marrakesh in Morocco | Updated at 01:53am on December 07, 2018

    Bangladesh government is keen to implement the Global Compact for Migration, which would be adopted by the high-level inter-governmental meeting of the UN member states...

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    Myanmar closes Rohingya camps but ‘entrenches segregation’

    Reuters . Yangon | Updated at 12:57am on December 07, 2018

    As the world was focused on abortive efforts to begin repatriating hundreds of thousands of Rohingya refugees from Bangladesh to Myanmar last month, hundreds of...

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    EU demands ICC to seek UNSC directives on Rakhine situation

    Diplomatic Correspondent | Updated at 12:51am on December 07, 2018

    The European Union on Thursday demanded to the International Criminal Court for seeking directives from the UN Security Council on holding trial of Myanmar military...

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    Bangladesh’s strong support to security coop with US praised

    United News of Bangladesh . Dhaka | Updated at 02:04am on December 06, 2018

    A United States general profusely praised the Bangladesh military for its impressive record of achievements since its very founding and for its generous humanitarian efforts...

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    US envoy pays tribute to founding president

    Bangladesh Sangbad Sangstha . Dhaka | Updated at 01:37am on December 06, 2018

    Newly appointed United States smbassador to Bangladesh Earl R Miller paid rich tributes to the nation’s founding president, Sheikh Mujibur Rahman, by placing floral wreaths...

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    BB to file cases against RCBC, NY Fed by Jan 15

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 01:20am on December 06, 2018

    Finance minister AMA Muhith on Wednesday said that cases would be filed against both Rizal Commercial Banking Corp of the Philippines and the Federal Reserve...

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    Dhaka seeks apology from Myanmar

    Shahidul Islam Chowdhury | Updated at 01:16am on December 06, 2018

    The Bangladesh government on Tuesday demanded an apology from a Myanmar minister for making statements alleging that Bangladesh was engaged in ‘brainwashing’ Rohingya Muslims for...