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Two Bangladeshi Islamic bankers get ‘Certified Shari’ah Advisor and Auditor-CSAA’ fellowship 

Two Bangladeshi Islamic bankers get ‘Certified Shari’ah Advisor and Auditor-CSAA’ fellowship 

FE ONLINE REPORT  2023-01-28 22:16:03

Two Bangladeshi Islamic bankers have received the globally recognised ‘Certified Shari’ah Advisor and Auditor-CSAA’ fellowship.  Bahrain-based ‘Accounting and Auditing Or...

FM likely to visit Delhi March 1-2 to attend G20 foreign minister’ meeting

FM likely to visit Delhi March 1-2 to attend G20 foreign minister’ meeting

-- 2023-01-28 20:35:07

Foreign Minister AK Abdul Momen is likely to attend the G20 foreign ministers' meeting in New Delhi during March 1-2. India, holding G20 presidency, has invited Bangladesh, Egypt, Mauritius, Netherla...

Six militants including Al Qaeda member arrested in Dhaka

Six militants including Al Qaeda member arrested in Dhaka

-- 2023-01-28 18:41:52

The Counter Terrorism and Transnational Crime (CTTC) unit of Dhaka Metropolitan Police has arrested five suspected members of the banned militant outfit Harkat-ul-Jihad al-Islami (HuJI) and a member o...

Bangladesh reports first Covid-related death after 16 days

Bangladesh reports first Covid-related death after 16 days

-- 2023-01-28 17:25:17

Bangladesh has recorded its first Covid related death after 16 days, taking the overall death toll from the disease to 29,442. 10 new cases of Covid-19 were also recorded over the last 24 hours, taki...

Caretaker govt system only exists in Pakistan, says Hasan Mahmud

Caretaker govt system only exists in Pakistan, says Hasan Mahmud

-- 2023-01-28 17:01:19

BNP has realised that they cannot win in the next national election, and that is why they are making excuses for not participating in it, Information and Broadcasting Minister Hasan Mahmud said on Sat...

Bangladesh strongly condemns burning of Quran in Denmark

Bangladesh strongly condemns burning of Quran in Denmark

-- 2023-01-28 16:19:10

Bangladesh has strongly condemned yet another case of burning the Holy Quran by a far-right activist in Europe — this time in Denmark’s capital Copenhagen, yesterday. Bangladesh again exp...

Shipment of material for Bangabandhu Rail Bridge arrives at Mongla port

Shipment of material for Bangabandhu Rail Bridge arrives at Mongla port

FE ONLINE DESK 2023-01-28 13:42:52

A ship carrying material for Bangabandhu Rail Bridge has arrived at Mongla port from Vietnam, authorities said on Saturday. The Panama flag carrier, ‘MV Mauritius’, carrying 1519 metric t...

PM likely to open RCC's seven development projects tomorrow

PM likely to open RCC's seven development projects tomorrow

FE ONLINE DESK 2023-01-28 12:45:44

Prime Minister Sheikh Hasina is expected to inaugurate seven development projects during her daylong visit to Rajshahi tomorrow (Sunday), BSS reports. Rajshahi City Corporation (RCC) has implemented...

Tk 4.7m device stolen from highly secured, locked lab of Rampal power plant

Tk 4.7m device stolen from highly secured, locked lab of Rampal power plant

FE ONLINE DESK 2023-01-28 07:48:44

A Tk 4.7 million bomb calorimeter, used to measure the calorific value of coal, has been stolen from a highly secured lab of the Rampal power plant. The US-made device was stolen on Jan 15, a day aft...

DEE derailed by overlapping development projects

DEE derailed by overlapping development projects

MONIRA MUNNI 2023-01-28 06:49:04

Twelve years have elapsed since Dhaka Elevated Expressway was conceived but its design has yet to be finalised as Bangladesh's first public-private partnership (PPP) project stalls over a snarl-up of...

Bangladesh to strike $4.0b deal with Korea

Bangladesh to strike $4.0b deal with Korea

FHM HUMAYAN KABIR 2023-01-28 06:47:11

South Korea is poised to emerge as a major aid destination for Bangladesh as Dhaka may sign a US$4.0-billion five-year cooperation framework with Seoul within months, amid global financial crunch....

Female-friendly banking service still elusive

Female-friendly banking service still elusive

FE REPORT 2023-01-28 06:43:31

Gender-responsive financial service still remains a far cry as difficulties for women in getting access to formal credit continue to widen, experts said at a workshop on Friday. The government has...

Bangladesh seeks LNG cargo for February delivery

Bangladesh seeks LNG cargo for February delivery

-- 2023-01-27 20:03:30

Bangladesh's state-owned Rupantarita Prakritik Gas Company Ltd (RPGCL) is seeking one liquefied natural gas (LNG) cargo for delivery between February 21-22, two industry sources said on Friday. The t...

DNCC partners with Detroit to exchange civic management idea

DNCC partners with Detroit to exchange civic management idea

-- 2023-01-27 19:36:48

A Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) was inked between Dhaka North City Corporation (DNCC) and Detroit city in the state of Michigan in USA to exchange knowledge and experience to build a better city....

Trial yet to make significant progress in Kibria murder case after 18 years

Trial yet to make significant progress in Kibria murder case after 18 years

-- 2023-01-27 19:20:01

The 18th death anniversary of Shah AMS Kibria, a former finance minister and senior Awami League leader, was observed Friday. However, the trial of the murder case is yet to make significant progress...

Bangladesh reports 12 new Covid cases

Bangladesh reports 12 new Covid cases

-- 2023-01-27 17:44:57

Bangladesh has recorded 12 new cases of Covid-19 in a day, taking the overall tally of infections to 2,037,506. The death toll from the disease remained unchanged at 29,441 over the 24-hour period, a...

446 students ended their lives in 2022: Study

446 students ended their lives in 2022: Study

-- 2023-01-27 16:43:23

At least 446 school and high school students in the country killed themselves in 2022. Among them, 340 were school students and 106 high school students, according to the latest study of Anchal Found...

Driver flees after death of woman he ran over in Bhola

Driver flees after death of woman he ran over in Bhola

-- 2023-01-27 15:54:13

A microbus driver hit an unidentified woman who was crossing the street, rushed her to a hospital critically injured before fleeing as the doctors declared her dead in Bhola. The incident occurred at...

10 Bangladeshi firms to join ‘Texworld USA 2023’

10 Bangladeshi firms to join ‘Texworld USA 2023’

FE ONLINE DESK 2023-01-27 15:43:37

Ten Bangladeshi companies are going to take part in a three-day trade show, Texworld USA/ Apparel Sourcing USA 2023, to be held from January 31 to February 2 at New York, BSS reports. The Banglad...

Light to moderate fog likely in parts of country

Light to moderate fog likely in parts of country

FE ONLINE DESK 2023-01-27 14:06:12

A light to moderate fog may occur at places over the country from late night till morning, the Bangladesh Meteorological Department (BMD) said Friday. Night and day temperatures may remain nearly unc...

PM to unveil 25 dev projects in Rajshahi on Sunday

PM to unveil 25 dev projects in Rajshahi on Sunday

FE ONLINE DESK 2023-01-27 12:37:11

Prime Minister Sheikh Hasina will on Sunday inaugurate  25 development projects completed at a cost of Tk 1317 crore in Rajshahi City and across the district. At the event she will also lay foun...

One held with 20kg venison from Sundarbans

One held with 20kg venison from Sundarbans

FE ONLINE DESK 2023-01-27 12:35:11

The forest department officials on Thursday evening detained a man with 20kg venison from the Nilkamal area of the Sundarbans in Khulna. The detainee was identified as Hiru Akon of Barguna, repor...

Govt taking preparation to hold free, fair election: PM

Govt taking preparation to hold free, fair election: PM

FE ONLINE DESK 2023-01-27 11:42:16

Prime Minister Sheikh Hasina today (Jan 26) said the government is taking all kinds of preparations to hold the country's next general election in a free and fair manner, BSS reports. "The next e...

Bangla Academy to publish Hamid’s autobiography in Book Fair 2023

Bangla Academy to publish Hamid’s autobiography in Book Fair 2023

-- 2023-01-26 22:53:15

The Bangla Academy is set to publish an autobiography of the incumbent President Abdul Hamid at the Ekushey Book Fair detailing how he paved his way from a quiet Haor village to the office of the titu...

Be ready to offer a fair, acceptable election, Home Minister tells DCs

Be ready to offer a fair, acceptable election, Home Minister tells DCs

-- 2023-01-26 19:43:09

Home Minister Asaduzzaman Khan on Thursday asked the Deputy Commissioners (DCs) to get ready to ensure a fair and acceptable national election expected to be held early next year, reports UNB. He cam...

Momen seeks WB assistance for coastal embankments

Momen seeks WB assistance for coastal embankments

-- 2023-01-26 19:38:55

Foreign Minister Dr AK Abdul Momen has invited the World Bank (WB) to invest further in climate-smart infrastructures, especially for widening and heightening embankments along Bangladesh’s coas...

Global climate campaign launched in Dhaka for actions on climate inequality

Global climate campaign launched in Dhaka for actions on climate inequality

FE ONLINE REPORT 2023-01-26 19:22:50

A global climate campaign titled ‘Generation Hope’ was launched in Dhaka on Thursday to raise the voice for urgent actions on climate inequality. The campaign aims to tackle economic ineq...

‘Commerce Ministry to continue advocacy for simplification of registration process’

‘Commerce Ministry to continue advocacy for simplification of registration process’

-- 2023-01-26 19:02:46

Commerce Minister Tipu Munshi on Thursday said his ministry will continue its advocacy with other ministries to simplify the process of obtaining certificates and registration, including five-year tra...

Bangladesh logs 16 new Covid cases, zero deaths

Bangladesh logs 16 new Covid cases, zero deaths

-- 2023-01-26 17:14:18

Bangladesh has recorded 16 new cases of Covid-19 in a day, taking the overall tally of infections to 2,037,494. The death toll from the disease remained unchanged at 29,441 over the 24-hour period, a...

Eight more dengue patients hospitalised in 24 hours

Eight more dengue patients hospitalised in 24 hours

-- 2023-01-26 17:05:52

]Eight more people were hospitalised with dengue in 24 hours till Thursday morning. Of the new patients, five were admitted to hospitals in Dhaka and three outside it, according to the Directorate Ge...