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    EU, German transfers EUR 33m to Bangladesh

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 08:01pm on June 30, 2021

    The European Union and Germany on Wednesday transferred EUR 33 million, worth around Tk 330 crore, to the government of Bangladesh. The disbursement of this...

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    17 EU leaders urge for respect of LGBTQ rights

    Agence France-Presse . Brussels, Belgium | Updated at 10:27pm on June 24, 2021

    The leaders of more than half of the EU's member states on Thursday declared their support for defending the rights of LGBTQ people after a...

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    EU grants Tk 423cr for education in Bangladesh

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 08:52pm on June 24, 2021

    The European Union transferred EUR 42 million, TK 423 crore, to the government of Bangladesh to support key national reforms in the education sector. With...

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    EU states ask Bangladesh to take back 1,000 citizens

    Shahidul Islam Chowdhury | Updated at 12:05am on June 22, 2021

    Several member states of the European Union have requested Bangladesh to bring back over 1,000 undocumented migrants home from the countries under a mechanism signed...

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    EU congratulates new Israeli premier Bennett

    Agence France-Presse. Brussels, Belgium | Updated at 07:17am on June 14, 2021

    EU Council president Charles Michel congratulated the new Israeli prime minister Naftali Bennett in a message on Twitter Sunday, after an alliance of parties ousted...

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    Germany wants veto of individual EU member states to go

    Agence France-Presse. Berlin, Germany | Updated at 06:32pm on June 07, 2021

    Germany's foreign minister said Monday that the right for individual EU member states to veto decisions must be scrapped, arguing that the 27-member bloc cannot...

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    Bangladesh imposes 14-day quarantine on passengers from EU, UK

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 11:19am on March 30, 2021

    The Civil Aviation Authority of Bangladesh on Tuesday issued fresh COVID-19 guidelines asking passengers travelling to Bangladesh from European countries, including the United Kingdom, to...

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    EU asks Bangladesh to bring home 700 people   

    Shahidul Islam Chowdhury | Updated at 11:28pm on January 27, 2021

    The European Union has offered Bangladesh support for taking initiative to bring home about 700 Bangladeshis stranded in freezing temperatures without basic humane housing conditions...

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    EU offers aid, urges Bosnia to rebuild migrant camp

    Agence France-Presse  .Brussels | Updated at 08:30pm on January 03, 2021

    The European Union announced additional funding on Sunday to help vulnerable migrants in Bosnia, but urged the government there to rebuild a camp that burned...

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    EU awaits watchdog’s coronavirus vaccine decision

    Agence France-Presse .The Hague | Updated at 10:33am on December 21, 2020

    The European Union’s drug regulator will decide on Monday whether to authorise the Pfizer-BioNTech coronavirus vaccine, with desperate countries hoping for the green light to...