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Intex Bangladesh 2024 Ready to Connect Local RMG Industries with Global Textile Suppliers

Intex Bangladesh 2024 Ready to Connect Local RMG Industries with Global Textile Suppliers

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Dhaka is all set to host Intex Bangladesh 2024 with over 200 leading international manufacturers, suppliers and service providers from 7 countries. The only dedicated international textile sourcing show for Bangladesh's RMG industry will see all four halls of ICCB packed from 30th May to 1st June 2024. The expo presents the latest trends in fibers, yarns, fabrics, accessories, and all things textile to unlock new opportunities for export and domestic markets. This year the "Made in India Textiles Pavilion" will showcase over 100 Indian companies ably supported by India’s two leading industry associations namely TEXPROCIL and PDEXCIL. The presence of a dedicated "China Pavilion" along with international suppliers from Malaysia, Indonesia, Thailand, Taiwan, UAE and Sri Lanka will conne...
On the first-ever locally-made OnePlus smartphone

On the first-ever locally-made OnePlus smartphone

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Marking a significant milestone within the country’s tech scene, OnePlus Bangladesh is finally here with the official sale of its newest smartphone model, Nord N30 SE 5G. The first-ever Bangladesh-made OnePlus device is now available for in-store and online purchase across the country, beginning on May 22, 2024. On May 14, 2024, OnePlus announced the commencement of its official journey in Bangladesh through a grand debut event and announced their local production and first ever locally made product - the Nord N30 SE 5G. This new device comes with a modern Glowing Feather Design, excellent audio-visual quality and smooth experience. With its 6.72” FHD+ Sunlight Display, enhanced Dual Stereo Speakers and Ultra Volume Mode, Nord N30 SE 5G ensures an exceptional audio-visual experience. Equi...
NBL holds Discussion Meeting with Managers and Operations Managers of Dhaka

NBL holds Discussion Meeting with Managers and Operations Managers of Dhaka

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A discussion meeting was held on 25th May 2024 with the Branch Managers and Operations Managers of Dhaka North and South Regions along with the Corporate Branches of Dhaka. The meeting was held at a renowned convention center in Dhaka. Alhaj Khalilur Rahman, Chairman of the Board of Directors of NBL attended the chief guest while Professor Md Helal Uddin Nizami, Vice Chairman, Lieutenant General Md. Shafiqur Rahman, Osp (Bar), Spp, Afwc, Psc (Retd), Director; ABM Zahurul Huda, Independent Director and Md Reazul Karim FCMA, Director also attended the meeting. Moazzam Hossain, Sponsor Director, Professor A.K.M Tafzal Haque, Director and Dr. Ratna Dutta FCA, Independent Director also joined the meeting virtually. The meeting was also attended by Md. Touhidul Alam Khan, Managing Director &...
Telenor, Grameenphone and Plan International Unite to Drive Digital Inclusion for Marginalized Women and Youth

Telenor, Grameenphone and Plan International Unite to Drive Digital Inclusion for Marginalized Women and Youth

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Telenor, Grameenphone, and Plan International have joined forces in empowering more than 2.35 million marginalised women and youth through "Digital Inclusion: Safe Digital Space for Girls and Youth Project". The initiative aims to enhance digital literacy, skills, resilience and create a safe online environment for the women and youth who often face socio-economic challenges. As a part of this project, a team from Telenor, Grameenphone, and Plan International made a three-day visit to Savar, Sylhet, Moulvibazar, and Sunamganj on May 19, 20, and 21 respectively. With a shared commitment to leveraging technology for social good, Telenor, Grameenphone, and Plan International have embarked on a mission to bridge the digital divide and create equal opportunities for all members of society, part...
TECNO Partners With Sony to Amp Up Smartphone Experience

TECNO Partners With Sony to Amp Up Smartphone Experience

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Innovative smartphone brand TECNO has been investing in research and innovation to celebrate the passion of the young users. In its continuation, TECNO has partnered with Sony, the leading manufacturer of consumer electronics products, to offer experience-centric features to the users. Under this collaboration, TECNO’s CAMON 30 series will be facilitated with industry-leading camera and imaging features. Because of this collaboration, TECNO users will be able to experience many things for the first time. It is anticipated that CAMON 30 series will come equipped with epic camera technology riding on the power of Sony’s cutting-edge technologies, which will take the photography experience of the smartphone lovers many notches higher. For the first time in CAMON’s history, CAMON 30 seri...
Visa witnesses over 25% surge in digital payments in Bangladesh during Ramadan

Visa witnesses over 25% surge in digital payments in Bangladesh during Ramadan

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Visa (NYSE: V), the global leader in digital payments, today announced that consumers in Bangladesh showed robust spending on ecommerce during Ramadan 2024. Data shows that there has been healthy growth of over 25% in digital payments, particularly through cards, of which nearly 70% came through ecommerce. During Ramadan, retail spends picked up pace with consumers exercising their purchasing power and paying through both debit and credit cards. A healthy growth in both online and in-store digital payments signals that people are opting for safer and more convenient transactions by using cards. Sabbir Ahmed, Country Manager, Bangladesh, Nepal, & Bhutan, Visa, commented, “It is exciting to see the speedy adoption of card payments by consumers. An increase in ecommerce spending acc...
ABHF INC Organizes ‘Meet & Greet’

ABHF INC Organizes ‘Meet & Greet’

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Doctors, dentists, pharmacists, nurses, psychologists, dieticians, physiotherapists, academics, medical admins and other allied health professionals residing in New South Wales (Australia) have recently joined hands to form a new organization named as Australia Bangladesh Health Forum INC (ABHF INC). This new platform will work for the betterment of the communities. The first meet and greet event, organized by "Australia Bangladesh Health Forum INC", has been held recently in Sydney. The event was held at Sydney’s Hunters Hill Town Hall. The program started at 4.30 pm and continued till 10.30 pm. Around 250 guests, including 132 health professionals, graced the event with their presence. The event was organized in the hues of Baisakhi, creating a festive vibe. Dr. Satyajit Dutta and Dr. ...
BASIS Executive Council Sworn In, Vows Indigenous Software Sovereignty

BASIS Executive Council Sworn In, Vows Indigenous Software Sovereignty

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The newly elected Executive Council (2024-2026) of Bangladesh Association of Software and Information Services (BASIS) was formally inaugurated with the oath to achieve self-sufficiency and establish sovereignty of indigenous software in the ICT sector to implement Smart Bangladesh. A. Towhid, Founder president of BASIS, administered the oath to the newly elected executive council at the event held at Hotel Radisson Blu in the capital. Salman F Rahman, MP and the Private Industry and Investment Adviser to the Prime Minister, was present as the chief guest at the inauguration ceremony. The State Minister for Posts, Telecommunication and Information Technology Zunaid Ahmed Palak, MP, State Minister for Commerce Ahasanul Islam (Titu), MP, were present as special guests while FBCCI Presi...
Sandocal by Novartis relaunched in Bangladesh

Sandocal by Novartis relaunched in Bangladesh

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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...
Yunus on European Social Business Tour

Yunus on European Social Business Tour

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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...