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    Mustafa Kamal off to Singapore for medical check-up

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 09:09am on November 29, 2020

    Finance minister AHM Mustafa Kamal on Saturday flew to Singapore for treatment. He left Dhaka from Hazrat Shahjalal International Airport at 10.20 pm for Singapore,...

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    Dhaka seeks consular access to 16 Bangladeshis arrested in Singapore

    Diplomatic Correspondent | Updated at 07:35pm on November 26, 2020

    Bangladesh authorities on Thursday sought consular access to 16 Bangladeshi workers who had been detained in an anti-terrorism drive in Singapore. The Bangladesh High Commission...

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    Bangladeshi arrested in Singapore over extremist link

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 12:17pm on November 25, 2020

    A Bangladeshi construction was arrested in Singapore under Internal Security Act on November 2 for his alleged involvement in terrorism-related activities, reports Singapore-based news portal...

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    Singapore deports Bangladeshis over anti-France posts

    Agence France-Presse. Singapore | Updated at 06:23pm on November 24, 2020

    Singapore has deported 15 Bangladeshis over social media posts that incited violence or encouraged communal unrest in response to recent terror attacks in France, officials...

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    GK Shamim, 7 others charged

    Court Correspondent | Updated at 01:56pm on November 10, 2020

    The Dhaka Special Judge Court-10 on Tuesday charged eight people, including controversial contractor SM Golam Kibria Shamim, popularly known as GK Shamim, with laundering Tk...

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    Singapore Airlines suffers record loss as virus hits aviation

    Agence France-Presse . Singapore | Updated at 11:49pm on November 06, 2020

    Singapore Airlines on Friday reported a record net loss for its fiscal second quarter as the carrier continued to reel from the impact of the...

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    ‘The Salt in Our Waters’ to participate in SIFF

    Cultural Correspondent | Updated at 11:12pm on November 06, 2020

    Rezwan Shahriar Sumit-directed feature film ‘The Salt in Our Waters’ (Nonajaler Kabya) will participate in the upcoming 31st Singapore International Film Festival, which will be...

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    Prime Exchange clients get S’pore president’s award for work during COVID-19

    Business Desk | Updated at 11:54pm on October 26, 2020

    The government of Singapore has awarded two clients of Prime Exchange Company Pte Limited for supporting migrant workers during the coronavirus outbreak, said a press...

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    Singapore’s world-first face scan plan sparks privacy fears

    Agence France-Presse . Singapore | Updated at 10:20pm on October 18, 2020

    Singapore will become the world’s first country to use facial verification in its national ID scheme, but privacy advocates are alarmed by what they say...

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    Singapore offers ‘pandemic baby bonus’ to boost births

    New Age Desk | Updated at 10:32pm on October 06, 2020

    Singapore is offering a one-off payment to encourage people to have babies during the coronavirus pandemic, reports BBC online. The worry is that citizens are...