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    Dhaka condemns Myanmar attacks

    Diplomatic Correspondent | Updated at 12:58pm on October 16, 2016

    The government on Sunday unequivocally condemned the coordinated attacks on border guard police posts in Rakhine state of Myanmar on October 10...

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    PM at Goa to attend BRICS-BIMSTEC Summit

    United News of Bangladesh | Updated at 08:40am on October 16, 2016

    The prime minister, Sheikh Hasina, arrived in India on Sunday morning to join the BRICS-BIMSTEC Leaders' Outreach...

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    President for stronger intra-regional economic cooperation

    United News of Bangladesh | Updated at 06:36pm on October 15, 2016

    The president, Abdul Hamid, on Saturday laid emphasis on taking stronger steps for establishing a more dynamic South Asia as there are huge untapped potentials...

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    World Bank Group president arrives this evening

    United News of Bangladesh | Updated at 01:10pm on October 15, 2016

    President of the World Bank Group Jim Yong Kim will arrive in Dhaka on Sunday on a two-day visit...

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    President seeks duty, quota-free products entry into China

    Bangladesh Sangbad Sangstha | Updated at 08:54pm on October 14, 2016

    President Abdul Hamid has sought duty-free and quota-free entry of all Bangladeshi products into the Chinese market to address the current trade imbalance...

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    Bangladesh-China ties elevated to 'strategic partnership': Hasina, Xi

    Staff correspondent | Updated at 06:49pm on October 14, 2016

    Prime minister Sheikh Hasina and Chinese president Xi Jinping on Friday said they agreed to elevate China-Bangladesh relationship from a ‘closer comprehensive partnership of cooperation’...

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    Dhaka, Beijing ink 27 deals

    Shahidul Islam Chowdhury | Updated at 05:12pm on October 14, 2016

    Bangladesh and China on Friday signed 27 deals and memorandums of understanding, including 12 agreements involving about $20 billion as loan from China...

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    PM leaves for Goa Sunday to attend BRICS-BIMSTEC summit

    Bangladesh Sangbad Sangstha | Updated at 04:54pm on October 14, 2016

    Prime minister Sheikh Hasina leaves Dhaka on October 16 for Indian southwest state of Goa to join BRICS-BIMSTEC leaders' outreach summit...

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    Beijing considers Dhaka important partner: Xi

    United News of Bangladesh | Updated at 02:50pm on October 14, 2016

    Chinese president Xi Jinping, now on a 22-hour state visit to Dhaka, has said China considers Bangladesh as an important partner in South Asia and...

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    Xi’s visit not to affect Dhaka’s ties with others: FM

    United News of Bangladesh | Updated at 07:54pm on October 13, 2016

    Bangladesh on Thursday categorically said Chinese president Xi Jinping’s Dhaka visit will not have any negative impact on Bangladesh’s relations with other countries, including India...