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Monday, 31 October 2016 21:13

Leather tech expo begins November 3

> Newsflash Correspondent A three-day long international exhibition on machinery, components, chemicals and accessories for leather, footwear and leather goods will begin at International Convention City, Bashundara on November 3 to display the global and local technology. The 4th edition of the exposition styled "LEATHERTECH Bangladesh- 2016" is being organized by ASK Trade and Exhibitions Private Limited, said a press release. The fair will remain open from 11am to 7pm every day for all. Some 250 exhibitors from Bangladesh, China, India, Turkey, Egypt, Sri Lanka, Italy, Singapore, Japan, Germany, UK, Vietnam, Taiwan, Hong Kong, Korea will showcase machinery for tanning…
Staff Crespondent The 13th international short and independent film festival, featuring around 200 short and independent films from 40 countries, kicked off on Thursday at Bangladesh National Museum amid colour and festivity.Organised by Bangladesh Short Film Forum, the biannual festival will also feature memorial lecture and attendance of many noted local and foreign filmmakers.The festival has been dedicated to recently demised artist Qayyum Chowdhury.The eight-day festival will be held in three main venues- Shawkat Osman auditorium of Central Public Library and Music, main auditorium of Bangladesh National Museum and Dance Centre of Bangladesh Shilpakala Academy.Some of the screenings, however, will…