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Bangladesh, S. Korea sign three instruments

Bangladesh and South Korea have signed three instruments for bolstering cooperation in the fields of trade and investment, diplomacy and culture between the two countries. The instruments were signed following the official talks between Prime Minister Sheikh Hasina and her South Korean counterpart Lee Nak-yon at the Prime Minister’s Offic...

Govt set to decentralize by 2041: HPM Sheikh Hasina

Prime Minister Sheikh Hasina has told the Jatiya Sangsad that the government is set to decentralize the governance system by 2041. “Bangladesh is becoming a peaceful, prosperous and developed country by 2041 by implementing the vision 2041 —By this time, the governance system of Bangladesh will be decentralized,&...

Ban Ki Moon for installing Climate Change Adaptation Centre in Bangladesh

Former UN Secretary-General and Global Commission on Adaptation chair Ban Ki-Moon today proposed the installation of a global centre for climate change adaptation in Bangladesh as he called on Prime Minister Sheikh Hasina along with Marshall Islands President Dr Hilda C Heine. “Bangladesh is the best teacher when comes...

Dutch Queen Maxima to digitize Bangladesh's retail payment system

Dutch Queen Maxima has proposed to digitize the retail payment system in Bangladesh and assured Dhaka of giving necessary assistance to this regard. The proposal was made when she met Prime Minister Sheikh Hasina at her official residence Ganobhaban on Wednesday evening. After the meeting, PM’s Press Secretary Ihsanul Karim briefed the m...

Govt working to build a strong capital market: HPM Sheikh Hasina

Prime Minister Sheikh Hasina said her government has been working to build a strong and stable capital market giving necessary financial education and all possible protection to investors as she opened a regional seminar on investors’ promotion. “The present government is working on creating a strong Capital Market, which will ...