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Puja Cherry will be the heroine in Shakib's next movie

Eid-ul-Azha: Large crowd gathers at Kamalapur to get advance train tickets

Chittagong port's container-cargo handling hits record high in FY 2021-22

Flood causes loss of 1,800 cr in Sunamganj

Bangladesh reiterates its commitment to achieve SDGs

Chittagong port's container-cargo handling hits record high in FY 2021-22

Own Correspondent, Dhaka, July 2: The country's main Chittagong seaport's container and cargo handling has hit a record high in the 2021-22 financial year, which is much more than the previous financial year.

Budget session concludes in Parliament

Own Correspondent, Dhaka, July 1: The 18th session of the 11th National Assembly has concluded. Speaker Shirin Sharmin Chowdhury adjourned the session on Thursday night after reading the President's order to end the session. Earlier, Leader of the House and Prime Minister Sheikh Hasina delivered the concluding address.

Budget for new fiscal year passed with no major amendment

Own Correspondent, Dhaka, July 1: The budget for the new (2022-23) fiscal year has been passed without any major changes, revisions and amendments.

Loan of Tk 9,200 crore approved for expansion of Bangladesh-Nepal trade

Own Correspondent, Dhaka, June 30: The World Bank has approved USD 1.3 billion for the expansion of regional trade in South Asia, especially between Bangladesh and Nepal. Calculating 1 USD equals to Tk 90, the loan amount is 9,200 crore rupees in Bangladeshi currency.

Toll collection is being stopped at three bridges including Postagola

Dhaka, June 29: The Roads and Highways Department has informed the High Court that toll will not be collected on Postagola-Dhaleshwari-Arial Khan Bridge from July 1. Deputy Attorney General Barrister Kazi Mainul Hasan confirmed the matter to Jago News on Wednesday (June 29).

Bangladesh enters 50 billion club in export income

Dhaka, June 28: Overcoming the coronavirus pandemic and the Russia-Ukraine war, Bangladesh has achieved its full export target in the first 10 months of the current fiscal year 2021-22.

President calls upon the youth to become self-reliant through investments

Own Correspondent, Dhaka, June 28: President Md. Abdul Hamid has called upon the youth of the country to become self-reliant by investing their talents and innovative energy without rushing for jobs.

Bangladesh exported 751 products to 203 countries: Commerce Minister

Own Correspondent, Dhaka, June 24: In the fiscal year 2020-21, Bangladesh exported 751 products to 203 countries of the world. It earned 38.76 billion US dollars.

Bangladesh imports 40 tanks of jaggery from India

Dhaka, June 24: Forty tanks of jaggery have been imported from India at Healy railway station in Dinajpur.

Bangladesh in talks with Russia for wheat import

Dhaka, June 23: Bangladesh is trying to import wheat from Russia again as prices are higher in other countries. Talks are underway between the governments of the two countries for an agreement in this regard. It is known that Bangladesh imports most wheat from India. But the country has already banned exports to meet domestic demand and control prices.

Pakistan's economy is 40 times lower than ours: Commerce Minister

Own Correspondent, Dhaka, June 23: Commerce Minister Tipu Munshi said that when we liberated the country on December 16, Pakistan's economy was 70 times better than ours. But today Pakistan's economy is 40 times lower than ours. This victory is the glory of Sheikh Hasina.

Padma Bridge will push growth of south-west's GDP up by 2%

Own Correspondent, Dhaka, June 22: After overcoming all the obstacles and challenges, the most-awaited Padma Bridge is going to be opened to the public on June 25. The bridge will contribute 1.23 percent to the country's GDP growth, and the south-west's GDP will increase by 2.3 percent.

Cabinet clears draft of Universal Pension Management Act, 2022

Dhaka, June 20: The cabinet of Monday cleared the draft of the Universal Pension Management Act, 2022.

Tk 65,000 crore of ADP aims to spend in one month

Own Correspondent, Dhaka, June 15: The pace of implementation has been very slow since the approval of the Annual Development Programme (ADP). Even the first six months pass this way. This trend has been going on for the last few years. In that continuity, only 65 percent of ADP has been implemented in 11 months of FY 2021-22. There are only 17 days left in the current financial year. However, the remaining 35 percent of the ADP, which is Tk 65,163 crore, will have to be implemented this month, including these 16 days.

Supplementary budget for 2021-22 fiscal year passed

Own Correspondent, Dhaka, June 14: The supplementary budget for the financial year 2021-22 has been passed in the parliament with the approval and expenditure of not more than 17,524 crore 64 lakh 5 thousand taka of the sanctioned funds from the consolidated fund for the financial year ending June 30, 2022.