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Director Rony Bhowmik's latest to feature Oyshee's song

Shakib returns, Joy gets maiden cap as Pakistan win toss, elect of bat first

Afghanistan: Taliban kill, ‘disappear’ ex-officials, claims HRW report

Omicron: Passengers from seven African countries to stay in mandatory 14-day quarantine

Bangladesh-India to jointly celebrate Maitri Diwas on December 6

Momen hopes for China-Russia help in solving Rohingya crisis

Dhaka, October 25: Foreign Minister Dr AK Abdul Momen has said that the Rohingya and Palestinian issues are hanging due to the lack of sincerity of the five permanent members of the UN Security Council. He said the Rohingya problem would be solved if China and Russia were kind. The foreign minister made the remarks during a discussion on the occasion of 'United Nations Day-2021' at the National Press Club in the capital on Sunday (October 24).

Digital interest business controlled from China, five fraudsters arrested by DB police

Dhaka, October 9: The Cyber and Special Crime Division of the Dhaka Metropolitan Detective Police has arrested five members of a gang involved in digital fraud using an interest scheme on social media and various apps.

Covid-19 vaccine will be produced in the country

Dhaka, August 17: Bangladesh will soon produce vaccine against the coronavirus (Covid 19). Production of the vaccine will start soon through Incepta Pharmaceuticals Company in collaboration with China, according to Health Minister Zahid Maleque.

Another 17.7 lakh doses of Sinopharm coronavirus vaccine arrives in Dhaka

Dhaka, August 12: Another 17,70,000 doses of coronavirus vaccine from China reached Dhaka at 7:50 pm on Wednesday (August 11). An Emirates Airlines flight landed at Hazrat Shahjalal International Airport with the vaccine shipment.

17 lakh doses of Sinopharm Covid-19 vaccine arrives in Bangladesh from China

Dhaka, August 11: Another 17 lakh doses of the Sinopharm vaccine from China has arrived in Bangladesh under through the COVAX facility. The jabs reached Dhaka's Hazrat Shahjalal International Airport on Tuesday (August 10) at 7:30 pm.

Bangladesh to buy 7.5 crore Covid-19 vaccines from China

Dhaka, August 6: Bangladesh is buying 7.5 crore coronavirus vaccine from China. Meanwhile, the cost of 1.5 crore vaccine has already been paid, said Foreign Minister Dr AK Abdul Momen. He made the remarks while addressing reporters at the state guest house Padma on Thursday (August 5).

China sends draft memorandum of understanding on joint coronavirus vaccine production

Dhaka, August 3: Foreign Minister Dr AK Abdul Momen said China has send a memorandum of understanding (MoU) to a local pharmaceutical in Bangladesh to jointly produce their Sinopharm Covid-19 vaccine.

Three million Sinopharm jabs arrive in Dhaka

Dhaka, July 30: Another three million doses of Sinopharm vaccine from China arrived at the Hazrat Shahjalal International Airport on Thursday (July 29) in the middle of the night on three Biman Bangladesh Airlines flights.

India have assured Covid-19 vaccine supply, Russia and China ready for production in Bangladesh: AK Abdul Momen

Dhaka, July 20: Foreign Minister Dr AK Abdul Momen said that India have promised to resume export of coronavirus vaccine to Dhaka as soon as the Covid-19 situation improves there. Meanwhile, Russia and China are ready to supply the vaccine and produce it jointly with Bangladesh.

2 million Sinopharm vaccine doses arrive in the country

Dhaka, July 18: Another 2 million doses of the vaccine purchased from China Sinopharm have reached the country. The vaccines came in two shipments. With this, a total of 4 million doses of the Sinopharm vaccine have reached the country. The first plane carrying the vaccine landed at Hazrat Shahjalal International Airport at 11:35 pm on Saturday. The second plane landed at 3 am.

Vaccine co-production: China, Russia refuse to provide technology

Dhaka, July 14: Although China and Russia agreed to co-produce the coronavirus vaccine, both the countries have refused to share the technology with Bangladesh. The two countries are also in talks with the government and private pharmaceutical companies. Foreign Minister Dr AK Abdul Momen told reporters at his residence on Tuesday (July 13).

COVID-19: First commercial shipment of 1 million Sinopharm coronavirus vaccine from China reaches Bangladesh

Dhaka: The first commercial shipment of 1 million Sinopharm coronavirus vaccine from China has reached Bangladesh, a nation battling a deadly wave of the COVID-19 pandemic at present.

China withdraws from financing Bangladesh after 'manipulation' gets exposed

Dhaka, June 21: China is backing away from financing at least three projects in Bangladesh after it was caught in a "terrible manipulation" of embezzling thousands of crores of takas by setting additional costs. They have already officially withdrawn funding for a project. The project is to build a mixed gauge double line from Joydebpur in Gazipur to Ishwardi in Pabna near the capital Dhaka.

Bangladesh starts administering China's Sinopharm coronavirus vaccine

Dhaka, June 19: Authorities have started administering the Chinese Sinopharm coronavirus vaccine across the country on Saturday (June 19). In the second phase, on the first day of mass vaccination, vaccinations are taking place at four centers in Dhaka. On the other hand, vaccination activities are going on in one center in each district of the country. Although it rained throughout the day, medical students who are registered on priority basis are coming to get vaccinated with great enthusiasm.

Country to administer Sinopharm vaccine from June 19

Dhaka, June 18: Bangladesh will start administering doses of Sinopharm coronavirus vaccine from June 19 (Saturday). The country presently has 11 lakh doses of the Chinese vaccine.