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    Bahrain deports 3,766 Bangladeshi workers  since August

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 01:23am on July 03, 2019

    At least 3,766 Bangladeshi workers were deported by the Kingdom of Bahrain since August, according to the Bangladesh Embassy in Manama. Embassy officials told New...

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    PM proposes 5 points to address  concerns

    Bangladesh Sangbad Sangstha . Dalian, China | Updated at 12:48am on July 03, 2019

    Prime minister Sheikh Hasina on Tuesday placed a five-point proposal to address the key concerns of smaller communities and weaker economies for their collective takeoff...

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    UAE keen to establish separate EZ

    Bangladesh Sangbad Sangstha . Dhaka | Updated at 12:38am on July 03, 2019

    The United Arab Emirates has shown interest to establish a separate Economic Zone for the investors of that country.The information came on Tuesday when a...

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    Sheikh Hasina attends WEF annual meeting in China

    United News of Bangladesh . Dalian, China | Updated at 01:16pm on July 02, 2019

    Bangladesh prime minister Sheikh Hasina on Tuesday joined the Annual Meeting of the New Champions 2019...

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    Bangladesh gets less than guaranteed Ganges water

    Shahidul Islam Chowdhury | Updated at 12:05am on July 02, 2019

    India deprived Bangladesh of its guaranteed Ganges water share for 65 per cent time during the critical dry periods in violation of an agreement signed...

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    Hasina reaches China

    United News of Bangladesh . China | Updated at 12:45am on July 02, 2019

    Prime minister Sheikh Hasina arrived in Dalian on a five-day official visit to China. A special flight of Biman Bangladesh Airlines carrying her...

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    Documents on Japanese grant aid, loan deal signed

    United News of Bangladesh . Dhaka | Updated at 12:24am on July 01, 2019

    Bangladesh and Japan on Sunday signed a number of documents under Japanese grant aid and the 40th Japanese Yen loan package. The documents were signed...

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    UAE employers force workers including Bangladeshis to starve

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 12:30am on June 29, 2019

    Unspecified number of Bangladeshis among 300 expatriate workers has been left in lurch without salaries and food in United Arab Emirates, according to UAE newspaper...

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    Belarus interested in agro-tech business in Bangladesh

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 12:28am on June 29, 2019

    Belarus is keenly interested in the agriculture-based technology business in Bangladesh, visiting Belarus ambassador Andrei Rzheussky said on Friday. ‘Belarus will provide assistance in mechanisation...

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    8 deals likely during PM’s China visit

    Diplomatic Correspondent | Updated at 08:24pm on June 28, 2019

    Bangladesh and China are likely to sign at least eight agreements and memorandums of understanding on matters including power sector cooperation during prime minister Sheikh...