Daily Archives: November 6, 2017


Cabinet okays Bangladesh-China 1320 MW power plant deal

Cabinet okays Bangladesh-China 1320 MW power plant deal

Staff Reporter The Cabinet today approved the draft of a joint venture agreement between Bangladesh’s state-owned Rural Power Company Ltd and Norinco International China to build two power plants to produce 1320 mw electricity. The approval was given in the regular meeting of the cabinet with Prime Minister Sheikh Hasina in the chair at the


Don’t give party membership to bad elements: Quader

Staff Reporter Awami League General Secretary Obaidul Quader today asked the AL leaders not to give the party membership to the bad people. “Identified terrorists, extortionists and land-grabbers would not be recruited as members of the Awami League….we don’t need such bad elements in our party,” he said while inaugurating membership recruitment and renewal programme


‘Dhaka Attack’ team goes abroad

Culture Desk ‘Dhaka Attack’ sets a new benchmark of success abroad as well, after the movie became a hit at home. The movie is running successfully in 15 theatres in the UAE, Singapore, Canada and several states of the United States. The much talked about movie among Bengalis, will also be released in Europe and


FBCCI invites Chinese investment in textile

Business Desk FBCCI President Md Shafiul Islam (Mohiuddin) urged the visiting Chinese business people to invest in Bangladesh in the infrastructure development, equipment manufacturing, light industry, electronics and textiles sectors. The FBCCI Chief invited the Chinese Delegation for investment at discussion between the FBCCI leaders and the visiting Chinese Delegation from Jilin Province held at


Simon-Bipasha’s “Khas Jamin” is coming

Culture Desk Actor Saimon and Bipasha Kabir are coming with Bangla movie ‘Khas Jamin’, directed by Sarwar Hossain. The movie will hit the theatres on 10 November. Simon Sadiq and Bipasha Kabir tied the big screen together. They starred in the film ‘Khas Jamin’. A series of conflict-related conflicts has emerged in the picture about