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রবিবার, 05 এপ্রিল 2020 09:57

PM unveils Tk 72,750 crore package to overcome Covid-19 impact

NEWS FLASH DESK: Prime Minister Sheikh Hasina today unveiled the government work plan to overcome the possible COVID-19 impact on the country’s economy, declaring an allocation of Taka 72,750 crore under a set of stimulus packages. “Earlier I declared a Tk 5,000 crore (emergency) incentive package for paying salaries and allowances of export-oriented industries workers and employees and today I am announcing four fresh financial stimulus packages of Tk 67,750 crore,” she said. In a nationwide televised address from her official Ganabhaban residence this morning, the premier said with the fresh allocations, the total amountof financial assistance would stand at…
বৃহস্পতিবার, 26 মার্চ 2020 20:24

Pakistan PM greets Sheikh Hasina on Independence Day

NEWS FLASH DESK Pakistan Prime Minister Imran Khan today extended sincere greetings to his Bangladesh counterpart Sheikh Hasina on the occasion of the Independence and National Day of Bangladesh. “On behalf of the people and government of Pakistan, and on my own behalf, I wish to convey sincere felicitations on the occasion of the Independence and National Day of the People’s Republic of Bangladesh,” he said in a letter to the Bangladesh prime minister. BSS. Imran Khan said Pakistan desires to further strengthen its relations with Bangladesh based-on the principles of mutual respect and understanding. “Our two countries have common…
শনিবার, 21 মার্চ 2020 15:53

PM asks people to refrain from buying excessive goods

NEWS FLASH DESK: Prime Minister Sheikh Hasina today urged the people to refrain from buying excessive goods after being panicked, saying categorically that the country has adequate stock of food grains. In this connection, the prime minister said there should be a strongvigilance both from the authorities concerned and the people so that none can hoard essential goods cashing on the novel coronavirus outbreak. “Hiking the price of essential commodities by excessive unnecessary purchasing after being panicked is a ‘garhita’ (reproachable) act … allwill have to abstain from it,” she said. The prime minister said this while talking to reporters…
রবিবার, 15 মার্চ 2020 20:16

Sheikh Hasina calls for amassing SAARC resources against Corona

NEWS FLASH DESK: Prime Minister Sheikh Hasina today called for a strong collaboration among SAARC nations in devising a collective strategy and mobilising resources in combating coronavirus as she joined a videoconference with her counterparts and leaders in the region. “We need to devise a strong SAARC-wide strategy to combat this public health threat and to protect our citizens,” she said while addressing the virtual summit on combating coronavirus or COVID-19 from her official Ganabhaban residence here this afternoon. The Bangladesh premier added: “We need to forge collaboration through our collective capacity, expertise and resources.” “The whole world is suffering…
শনিবার, 22 ফেব্রুয়ারী 2020 12:37

PM, Sheikh Rehana visit exhibition on Bangabandhu at Shilpakala Academy

News Flash Desk : Prime Minister Sheikh Hasina and her younger sister Sheikh Rehana visited a photo and painting exhibition on Father of the Nation Bangabandhu Sheikh Mujibur Rahman at Bangladesh Shilpakala Academy in Segunbagicha here last night. After inaugurating the four-day programme at International Mother Language Institute (IMLI), the prime minister along with her sister visited the exhibition titled “Lightning the Fire of Freedom Bangabandhu Sheikh Mujibur Rahman”. PM’s daughter and Chairperson of Bangladesh National Advisory Committee for Autism and Neurodevelopmental Disorders Saima Wazed Hossain was also present on the occasion. While visiting the exhibition at the National Art…
বৃহস্পতিবার, 20 ফেব্রুয়ারী 2020 18:15

SC orders GP to pay Tk 1000 crore to BTRC by Monday

News Flash Desk : The Appellate Division of the Supreme Court today ordered country’s leading mobile phone operator Grameenphone (GP) to pay Taka 1,000 crore to Bangladesh Telecom Regulatory Commission (BTRC) by Monday. A seven-member apex court bench headed by Chief Justice Syed Mahmud Hossain passed the order, after holding hearing on a plea by GP to review the Appellate Division’s earlier order. Lawyers Mahbubey Alam and Khandaker Reza-e-Rakib moved the case for BTRC, while AM Amin Uddin and Mohammad Mehedi Hasan Chowdhury argued for GP. The Appellate Division of the Supreme Court on November 24, 2019, had ordered GP…
বৃহস্পতিবার, 20 ফেব্রুয়ারী 2020 17:58

Uphold dignity of mother language: PM

NEWS FLASH DESK: Prime Minister Sheikh Hasina today stressed the need for upholding the dignity of mother language and spreading the country’s literature and culture across the globe massively. “The world cannot advance with only a single country…it has to move with all nations of the globe. So there is a necessity to learn other languages. But it’s not proper at all to forget our own language,” she said. Sheikh Hasina added that many people of the country have to stay abroad incidentally. “Then we’ve to always give proper dignity to our own language,” she said. The premier said this…
সোমবার, 17 ফেব্রুয়ারী 2020 18:22

Envoy: China to celebrate Mujib Year with highest honour

NF Desk This year's Sheikh Mujibur Rahman’s birth centenary coincides with the celebration of 45th anniversary of Dhaka-Beijing diplomatic ties, he says Chinese Ambassador in Dhaka Li Jiming has said China will celebrate birth centenary of Father of the Nation Bangabandhu Sheikh Mujibur Rahman with highest respect. He passed the remarks on Thursday while addressing the opening ceremony of “Happy Chinese New Year Gala 2020, the 45th Anniversary of China-Bangladesh Friendship and Mujib Year” at the National Theatre of Bangladesh Shilpakala Academy in Dhaka, reports BSS. The envoy said China will show highest respect to Bangabandhu Sheikh Mujibur Rahman, the…
সোমবার, 17 ফেব্রুয়ারী 2020 18:04

Qatar keen to recruit skilled manpower from Bangladesh

NF Desk Qatar today showed its interest to recruit skilled manpower from Bangladesh as visiting Qatari State Minister for Foreign Affairs Soltan bin Saad Al-Muraikhi paid a courtesy call on Prime Minister Sheikh Hasina. “We want to recruit skilled manpower like doctors, engineers and others from Bangladesh,” PM’s Press Secretary Ihsanul Karim quoted the Qatari state minister as saying while briefing reporters after the meeting at the premier’s Jatiya Sangsad office here this evening. On the Rohingya issue, the Qatari state minister said his country will continue support to Bangladesh on this issue. In this connection, the prime minister described…
সোমবার, 17 ফেব্রুয়ারী 2020 17:50

Don’t switch to other countries: Li Jiming to Bangladeshi businesses

NF Reporter : Chinese Ambassador to Bangladesh Li Jiming on Monday urged Bangladeshi businesses not to switch over to other countries as an alternative to China in the backdrop of the coronavirus outbreak. “It’ll be costly, impossible and unnecessary considering the situation on the ground,” he said while talking to diplomatic correspondents at DCAB Talk at Jatiya Press Club . On Rohingya issue, the Ambassador said Bangladesh and Myanmar are the main players, not China but China is helping the two countries find a solution. Referring to a tripartite approach over Rohingya repatriation, he hoped there will be some productive…
সোমবার, 17 ফেব্রুয়ারী 2020 17:19

Honda’s two flagship motorcycles handed over to SSF

News Flash Desk : Bangladesh Honda Private Limited handed over two units of flagship motorcycle “GL1800 Goldwing” to Special Security Force(SSF) in the presence of Prime Minister Sheikh Hasina today. Managing Director and Chief Executive Officer of Bangladesh Honda Private Limited Himihiko Katsuki handed over the keys of the two 1800CC motorcycles to SSF Director General Major General Md. Majibur Rahman at a function at the Prime Minister’s Office (PMO) here this morning. “Six more motorcycles of this brand will be handed over to the SSF shortly,” PM’s Press Secretary Ihsanul Karim told reporters after the event. These two world’s…