Sunday, June 23Dedicate to Right News
Shadow

Day: June 9, 2024

Media can play vital role to explore potential of Haor, wetland

Media can play vital role to explore potential of Haor, wetland

Breaking News, National
Speakers at a workshop have said that the Haor and wetlands of Bangladesh have immense potential for strengthening the country’s economy. If the Haor and wetlands of the country come under proper management and the resources of the reservoirs can be used properly, Bangladesh will advance economically. The country will move forward in many other ways. However, the prospects and problems of Haor and wetland should be covered in mass media properly for the way-out. Delivering his presidential speech at the event, Md. Akhtaruzzaman, Director General (additional secretary) of the Department of Bangladesh Haor & Wetlands Development; said that the role of mass media and journalists is essential to exploit the immense potential of Haor and wetland. He called upon the media and journalists ...
NBL Concluding Ceremony of the ‘Foundation Course for Junior Officer’

NBL Concluding Ceremony of the ‘Foundation Course for Junior Officer’

Breaking News, Business
The 15-day-long training on the ‘Foundation Course for Junior Officer (General) (Year-2023): Foreign Trade Finance & Operations Module’ (Combined Batch) of National Bank Limited concluded at the Training Institute of the bank on June 5, 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, was present at the concluding ceremony as the chief guest and distributed certificates and prizes among the participants. Shah Syed Rafiul Bari, Vice President & Principal of NBTI, was also present at the program.
UCB Celebrates Ashik Chowdhury’s World Record Skydive

UCB Celebrates Ashik Chowdhury’s World Record Skydive

Breaking News, Feature
United Commercial Bank PLC (UCB) is proudly celebrating the remarkable achievement of Ashik Chowdhury, who set a world record for skydiving while holding the Bangladeshi national flag. As the sponsor of this daring attempt, UCB expressed their pride and gratification in supporting Ashik Chowdhury through a press meet event today at the bank's head office. During the event, UCB high officials including Managing Director Arif Quadri thoroughly appreciated Ashik's indomitable spirit and courage. The incredible feat, which took place on May 25, 2024, involved a HALO (High Altitude Low Opening) skydive from 41,795 feet. Ashik Chowdhury's historic jump was supervised by a judge from the FAI World Air Sports Federation, the leading authority in aeronautical records. The attempt featured the la...
Policy support now needed to implement Smart Bangladesh

Policy support now needed to implement Smart Bangladesh

Breaking News, National
The business leaders of the national trade organizations related to information technology sector (ICT) sector expressed gratitude and thanks on behalf of the entrepreneurs of the entire ICT to the Prime Minister Sheikh Hasina for extending the tax exemption period of the ICT sector by three years in the budget of the FY 2024-25 announced by the government. Besides, they said policy support is needed now to achieve self-reliance in this sector. The Bangladesh Association of Software and Information Services (BASIS), Bangladesh Association of Contact Center & Outsourcing (BACCO), Internet Service Provider Association of Bangladesh (ISPAB) and E-Commerce Association of Bangladesh (E-CAB) have jointly organized the press conference at BASIS Auditorium in Dhaka. BASIS President Russe...
Experience VR cricket to play with Taskin Ahmed

Experience VR cricket to play with Taskin Ahmed

Breaking News, Business
Youth-empowering tech brand Infinix launched an innovative VR cricket campaign in celebration of the Men’s T20 Cricket World Cup. This ‘Charge UP Bangladesh’ campaign runs until June 29, offering fans the opportunity to engage in immersive VR cricket experiences. Participants of this charge up VR campaign can win the chance to meet and play with Bangladesh cricket star Taskin Ahmed at the grand finale. The VR cricket campaign, targeting the youth demographic, is taking place at major universities and popular shopping malls across Dhaka city. Attendees at the venues can compete in batting challenges, aiming to achieve the highest scores in the virtual cricket games. The top 10 scorers will earn the chance to participate in a super over with Taskin Ahmed during the grand finale. The...