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Dhaka, September 20: President Mohammad Abdul Hamid has called upon the Anti-Corruption Commission to take necessary steps to punish the corrupt. The President made the call when Anti-Corruption Commission Chairman Mohammad Moinuddin Abdullah and Commissioner Md Zahurul Haque met him at Bangabhaban on Sunday (September 19) evening.
Dhaka, July 21: The country is celebrating Eid-ul-Azha, one of the biggest religious festivals of Muslims, today. Like last time, Eid is celebrated amid fears of an uncertain future triggered by the coronavirus (Covid-19) pandemic.
President Hamid, Prime Minister Hasina congratulate national cricket team after series win against Zimbabwe
Dhaka, July 19: President Md Abdul Hamid and Prime Minister Sheikh Hasina have congratulated the players, coaches and managers of the Bangladesh cricket team on winning the ODI series against Zimbabwe.
Dhaka, July 9: Prime Minister Sheikh Hasina and President Mohammad Abdul Hamid have expressed deep grief over the loss of lives in the devastating fire accident at a factory in Narayanganj's Rupganj.
Dhaka, June 17: President Md. Abdul Hamid reaffirmed Bangladesh's unwavering commitment to the Palestinian people realising their right to an independent homeland and a sovereign state. He made the pledge in a virtual speech at the closing session of the second OIC summit in the Kazakh capital, Nur-Sultan, on Wednesday (June 16).
Dhaka, May 14: President Md. Abdul Hamid has called upon the people to celebrate Eid-ul-Fitr with utmost caution while adhering to proper hygiene rules and maintaining social distance amid the coronavirus pandemic.
Dhaka, May 1: Today is the great May Day, a day to realize the rights of the working people of the world. On this day in 1886, the workers of Haymarket in Chicago, USA, sacrificed their lives to demand 8 hours of work. On that day the rights of the working class were established through their self-sacrifice. This day of workers' sacrifice for the rights of working people has been celebrated all over the world as' May Day' ever since. The theme of this year's May Day in Bangladesh is 'We will build the country in Mujib Borsho, irrespective of owner-worker'.
Dhaka, March 25: President Mohammad Abdul Hamid emphasized on harnessing the potential of information and communication technology, agriculture, horticulture and fisheries to enhance trade and investment relations between Bangladesh and Bhutan. The President made the remarks during a visit by the Prime Minister of Bhutan Dr. Lotay Tshering at Bangabhaban on Wednesday (March 24).
Dhaka, March 17: President Md. Abdul Hamid and Prime Minister Sheikh Hasina have paid deep tributes to Father of the Nation Bangabandhu Sheikh Mujibur Rahman on the occasion of his 101st birthday and National Children's Day 2021.
Dhaka, March 17: Bangladesh on Wednesday started 10-day celebration of 50 years of its independence and birth anniversary of founding father Bangabandhu Sheikh Mujibur Rahman.
Dhaka, March 11: President Md. Abdul Hamid has been vaccinated against coronavirus. On Wednesday (March 10), the president took the first dose of the coronavirus vaccine. President's Press Secretary Md. Joynal Abedin told reporters.
Dhaka, March 1: President Mohammad Abdul Hamid has suggested taking initiative to recruit third and fourth class employees through competitive examination under the Public Service Commission (PSC). Md. Sohrab Hossain, Chairman, Bangladesh Public Service Commission, made this suggestion while presenting the Commission's Annual Report 2020 to the President at Bangabhaban today. Other members of the commission were present at the time.
Dhaka, February 20: President Md. Abdul Hamid said, "The great language movement is an unforgettable event in our national history. The seeds of Bangladesh's independence were sown through the language movement. I respectfully remember Father of the Nation Bangabandhu Sheikh Mujibur Rahman, who led the 'All-Party State Language Struggle Council' formed in 1948 to demand mother tongue. I pay my deep respects to the memory of the immortal martyrs of our long struggle for independence, including the great language movement of February 21, 1952."
Dhaka, February 8: President Mohammad Abdul Hamid has called upon all to build resistance against corruption across the country so that future generations can grow up in a corruption-free environment.
Dhaka, January 19: President Md. Abdul Hamid called upon the people to work together to eradicate corruption, drugs, terrorism and militancy. Addressing the first session of the year in the National Assembly, he said the government is making continuous efforts to ensure good governance, democracy and people's participation in development programs in spite of hundreds of adversities to accelerate the progress of the country and the nation.