Foreign affairs

  • Images

    Japanese cos launch Be the Light project

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 02:18am on April 03, 2019

    Five Japanese companies launched a project titled ‘Be the Light’ aiming at providing support to the people affected by natural disaster in Bangladesh.The companies that...

  • Images

    Switzerland for continuing pressure on Myanmar

    Diplomatic Correspondent | Updated at 01:46am on April 03, 2019

    Switzerland on Tuesday supported Bangladesh’s stance seeking international community to mount pressure on Myanmar for taking back forcibly displaced nationals of the country. Switzerland said...

  • Images

    Switzerland for continuing pressure on Myanmar

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 09:29pm on April 02, 2019

    Switzerland on Tuesday supported Bangladesh’s stance seeking international community to mount pressure on Myanmar for taking back forcibly displaced nationals of the country. Switzerland said...

  • Images

    Japan opens doors to skilled foreign workers under new visa system

    Md Owasim Uddin Bhuyan | Updated at 01:08am on April 02, 2019

    Japan on Monday opened its doors to workers of nine Asian countries under a new visa system.Bangladesh would not get the opportunity.In December, Tokyo took...

  • Images

    Vote-linked bonus for Tamil Nadu party cadres

    News Age Desk | Updated at 03:05am on April 01, 2019

    Tamil Nadu has a rich tradition of election-time freebies — from television sets to blenders to sarees — but this time, leaders are extending the...

  • Images

    Bangladeshi-born British neurosurgeon honoured

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 02:34am on April 01, 2019

    The Society of British Neurological Surgeons has honoured Bangladesh born British neurosurgeon Professor Tipu Aziz with the prestigious SBNS Medal in recognition of his contribution...

  • Images

    Bangladesh embassy gives mysterious ‘NOC’

    Md Owasim Uddin Bhuyan | Updated at 12:00am on March 31, 2019

    Bangladesh embassy in Riyadh in its ‘no objection certificate, allegedly distorted the cause of death of 26-year old migrant workers Jesmin Akter of Habiganj Sadar...

  • Images

    3,164 undocumented Bangladeshis held in Malaysia since January

    Md Owasim Uddin Bhuyan | Updated at 12:00am on March 31, 2019

    In January, Sujan of Noynabad, Khagkanda, Narayanganj was deported by Malaysian immigration police as he could not show valid documents....

  • Images

    Bangladesh wants UK’s leading role in UN to end Rohingya crisis

    United News of Bangladesh . Dhaka | Updated at 02:55am on March 30, 2019

    Bangladesh sought the United Kingdom’s strong and unremitting support to ensure the Rohingyas’ safe return to their homeland....

  • Images

    EU for safety measures in building sector

    United News of Bangladesh . Dhaka | Updated at 02:50am on March 30, 2019

    The European Union encouraged the government of Bangladesh to take policy measures in economic sectors in Bangladesh, including in the building and ready-made garments sector,...

Advertisement

images