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Month: May 2024

Sandocal by Novartis relaunched in Bangladesh

Sandocal by Novartis relaunched in Bangladesh

Breaking News, Business
Sandocal, the calcium supplement brand from Novartis, is once again available in the Bangladesh market. A scientific seminar was held today, May 20, 2024, in the capital’s Bangabandhu Sheikh Mujib Medical University (BSMMU) to mark the relaunch of the country’s very first calcium supplement brand containing calcium carbonate. Multiple eminent healthcare professionals from the Physical Medicine & Rehabilitation Department of BSMMU graced the event with their presence. Prof. Md. Moniruzzaman Khan, Pro VC of BSMMU, and Prof. Dr. Abul Khair Mohammad Salek, Chairman of the Physical Medicine & Rehabilitation Department of BSMMU, joined the event, along with Fahmid Wasik Ali, Managing Director of Novartis (Bangladesh) Limited. The role of calcium supplements in the management of osteopo...
CIPFA awards more than 60 OCAG officials

CIPFA awards more than 60 OCAG officials

Breaking News, National
In an award giving ceremony held on the 20th of May 2024 at the Audit Bhaban in Dhaka, the Chartered Institute of Public Finance and Accountancy (CIPFA) has awarded 63 officials from the Office of the Comptroller and Auditor General (OCAG) of Bangladesh with professional Certificates in Management and Financial Accounting. This professional certificate equips the OCAG officials with a comprehensive array of professional and transferable skills, applicable across diverse finance and accounting contexts. The initiative is a part of the OCAG’s Audit Professionalisation Programme, which was funded by the European Union’s Technical Assistance to Support the Implementation of the PFM Reform Strategic Plan in Bangladesh, implemented by DT Global. Since March 2023, CIPFA and Technical Assistanc...
Infinix’s dynamic budget marvel Smart 8 Pro now available nationwide

Infinix’s dynamic budget marvel Smart 8 Pro now available nationwide

Breaking News, Technology
Infinix recently launched the Smart 8 Pro in the vibrant Bangladeshi market. As the latest addition to the brand's Smart series, this budget marvel combines affordability with innovation, catering to the needs of youth. The Infinix Smart 8 Pro is equipped with a massive 5000mAh long-standing battery and type-C charging support. This best-in-budget battery support ensures long-lasting performance to keep users connected throughout the day. With the 10W fast charger included in the package, users can quickly recharge their device, eliminating the hassle of frequent charging. The fully charged battery can support up to 36 hours of video playing time. As an almost entry-level smartphone, it’s quite an impressive battery backup. Additionally, the Infinix Power Marathon solution further allevi...
Prof. Dr. Yusuf Mahbubul Islam Joins as VC of Southeast University

Prof. Dr. Yusuf Mahbubul Islam Joins as VC of Southeast University

Breaking News, Education
Prof. Dr. Yusuf Mahbubul Islam joins Southeast University (SEU) as the Vice Chancellor on 19 May 2024 upon the appointment by the Honorable President of Bangladesh and Chancellor of SEU, Mohammed Shahabuddin for a four-year term. Professor Islam has more than 46 years of teaching, research, and administrative experience at different institutions in Bangladesh, the United Kingdom, and Malaysia. Previously, he held significant roles such as Vice Chancellor at Daffodil International University and Dean of Engineering at Independent University of Bangladesh. He worked as an adjunct professor at Open University Malaysia (OUM) and Associate Professor and chair of Computer Science and Engineering at BRAC University. He contributed to the development of each of the institutions he worked for...
An interactive session on “The Future of Careers” was held at UITS

An interactive session on “The Future of Careers” was held at UITS

Breaking News, Education
On May 19, 2024 Bangladesh Innovation Forum and UITS Computer Science and Engineering Department jointly organized an interactive session titled "The Future of Careers" at UITS today in collaboration with UITS Computer Club. The aim of the event was to expose the students to future technology based career opportunities. The event discusses Artificial Intelligence (AI), Robotics, Machine Learning, and Augmented Reality/Virtual Reality and provides guidance on how to build a career in these fields. Chief Guest was Dr. Md. Abu Hasan Bhuiyan, The Honorable Vice-Chancellor of University of Information Technology and Sciences (UITS), he said, "In today's event, the guidance of industry experts on frontier technology will play an important role in shaping the career of students and I think ...
Yunus on European Social Business Tour

Yunus on European Social Business Tour

Breaking News, Business
Nobel laureate Professor Yunus was hosted by the Fondazione Milano Cortina, which organized an event titled "Meet the Partners," with the well-known global brands supporting the Milano Cortina Winter Olympics 2026. The purpose of the meeting was for Professor Yunus to explain the objectives and contents of the Social Olympics to the partners and answer their questions so that they can prepare their participation to suit the overall social objectives for the games. Among the partners who attended the event were VISA, Samsung, Randstad, and others. Professor Yunus elaborated on the concept of social business and clarified all related issues. Later, a presentation was made on The Impact 2026 Programme, an initiative jointly created and conducted by Fondazione Milano Cortina 2026, Yunus Sports...
TECNO CAMON 30 Series Speculated to Hit Bangladesh Market Soon

TECNO CAMON 30 Series Speculated to Hit Bangladesh Market Soon

Breaking News, Technology
After captivating innumerable smartphone users in different markets across the world, TECNO, a premium smartphone brand, is all set to bring in smartphones from its CAMON 30 series. CAMON 30 series is anticipated to hit the local market with an aspiration to enhance smartphone experience. There are hints that devices from this series will be facilitated with formidable camera systems that will redefine the idea of camera phone in the local market. Global releases states that smartphone enthusiasts may get the taste of AI-powered imaging technology. At least, this is what tech experts are assuming because of TECNO's collaboration with SONY. TECNO has already earned repute for its handy features among the users and with these latest offerings from CAMON series, they aim to add new dime...
285 Agri-entrepreneurs from Sunamganj receive skill development training

285 Agri-entrepreneurs from Sunamganj receive skill development training

Breaking News, National
A day-long skill development training program for agricultural entrepreneurs from 12 upazilas of Sunamganj district was held at the Priyangon Community Center, Sunamganj Sadar, earlier today on May 19, 2024. The training program was organized under the nationwide agricultural support scheme of United Commercial Bank (UCB) PLC, titled 'Bhoroshar Notun Janala'. ATM Tahmiduzzaman, Additional Managing Director and Company Secretary of United Commercial Bank (UCB) PLC attended the program as the Event Chair, alongside Aminul Islam, Director, Bangladesh Bank, present as the Chief Guest. Rezaul Karim Siddique, popular presenter of BTV's agriculture-based show 'Mati O Manush', and an agricultural analyst, also attended the event as Special Guest. The event began with inspirational welcome speec...
14th edition of Intex Bangladesh begins on 30 May

14th edition of Intex Bangladesh begins on 30 May

Breaking News, Business
The 14th edition of Intex Bangladesh, the premier international textile sourcing show, begins on 30th May 2024 at the International Convention City Bashundhara (ICCB) in Dhaka. This international textile sourcing expo connects Bangladesh's textiles and garment industry with a range of innovators and suppliers from across the globe. The three-day expo will bring the country’s finest RMG exporters, local and international brands and sourcing offices together under one roof. This year more than 200 companies from over 10 countries will showcase the latest trends in fibres, yarns, fabrics, accessories, solutions and services for exports as well as domestic consumption. Speaking on the occasion, Mr. Sunil Patwari, Chairman of TEXPROCIL said, “Intex Bangladesh offers a strategic platfor...
NBL Inaugural Ceremony of the ‘Foundation Course for Junior Officers’

NBL Inaugural Ceremony of the ‘Foundation Course for Junior Officers’

Breaking News, Business
A fifteen-day-long course on the ‘Foundation Course for Junior Officers (General) (Year 2023): Foreign Trade Finance & Operations Module’ (Combined Batch) of National Bank Limited was inaugurated at the Training Institute of the bank on May 19, 2024. Forty-nine officers from different branches of NBL participated in this training course. Sheikh Akhter Uddin Ahmed, Deputy Managing Director of National Bank Limited, graced the inauguration ceremony as the chief guest. Shah Syed Rafiul Bari, Vice President & Principal of NBTI, was also present at the program.