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    Brunei Sultan unhappy over syndicates’ involvement

    Md Owasim Uddin Bhuyan | Updated at 12:00am on October 10, 2019

    Brunei Sultan on Tuesday raised questions about the enforcement of laws and regulations on the expatriate workers and the syndicates that hire them using counterfeit...

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    KSA continues to deport Bangladeshi workers

    Md Owasim Uddin Bhuyan | Updated at 12:00am on October 10, 2019

    At least 105 deported workers of Bangladesh came back from the kingdom of Saudi Arabia early Wednesday, said officials and the returnees. They landed at...

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    India further eases visa issue for Bangladeshis

    United News of Bangladesh . Dhaka | Updated at 06:39pm on October 09, 2019

    Bangladeshi nationals who visit India on valid visas and fall ill during their stay in India are not required to convert their primary visas into...

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    Campus killing, violence matters of grave concern: UN

    Diplomatic Correspondent | Updated at 02:33pm on October 09, 2019

    The United Nations on Wednesday deplored campus violence in Bangladesh and said killing in educational institutions was a matter of grave concern. Replying to a...

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    Imran leaves for Japan

    Bangladesh Sangbad Sangstha . Dhaka | Updated at 01:20am on October 09, 2019

    Expatriates’ welfare and overseas employment minister Imran Ahmad on Tuesday left Dhaka for Japan on a four-day official tour to attend a seminar on ‘Economic...

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    FM clarifies LPG export

    United News of Bangladesh . Sylhet | Updated at 01:06am on October 09, 2019

    Foreign minister AK Abdul Momen on Tuesday explained the government’s position over Feni River’s water sharing with India and LPG export saying there is a...

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    Mayor Atiqul off to Denmark

    Bangladesh Sangbad Sangstha . Dhaka | Updated at 01:00am on October 09, 2019

    Dhaka North City Corporation mayor Atiqul Islam left Dhaka for Denmark early on Tuesday to attend the 2019 C40 World Mayors Summit. DNCC chief public...

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    Japanese team pays homage to WWII heroes

    United News of Bangladesh . Dhaka | Updated at 12:36am on October 09, 2019

    The visiting Japanese delegation visited Chattogram War Cemetery and presented flower to the tombstone dedicated for the 19 Japanese soldiers died during the World War...

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    Japanese investor blames red-tape, policy change

    United News of Bangladesh . Dhaka | Updated at 12:27am on October 09, 2019

    Japanese industries would be interested to invest in Bangladesh once infrastructure facilities are in provided said a Japanese investor, blaming slow administrative process and quick...

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    Beximco, Omera to supply LPG to Tripura

    Diplomatic Correspondent | Updated at 10:42pm on October 07, 2019

    Two Bangladeshi private companies – Beximco Petroleum Ltd and Omera Petroleum Ltd – will supply liquefied petroleum gas from Bangladesh to north-eastern Indian state of...