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$4.09 Billion in 2021 Defense Budget of Bangladesh

In terms of BDT, the 2021 military budget of Bangladesh is 5% higher than 2020 while in USD it’s just a 0.7% increase. Taka 1672.47 or 196.25 Million USD was allocated for development purposes. Taka 16817 corer or $ 1.97 billion was allocated for the Bangladesh army, 6330 corers or $ 742.78 million USD for Bangladesh Navy and 4743 million USD corers or 556.56 for Bangladesh Airforce in the 2021 military budget of Bangladesh.

Uttara Bank-Profile

Bank Name Uttara Bank Limited Status: Active Bank Holding Company  Date Established  on 28th January of 1965 Bank Charter Class Private Commercial Bank Regulator  Bangladesh Bank Ownership Type Public Limited Total assets / Authorized Capital Tk. 6000 million Headquarters 47, Shahid Bir Uttom  Asfaqus Samad Sarak (Former 90, Motijheel Commercial Area) Motijheel, Dhaka-1000, Bangladesh. Number of Branches …

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Woori Bank (Bangladesh)-Profile

Bank Name Woori Bank Bangladesh Status: Active Bank Holding Company  Date Established 30 January 1899 in South Korea. Bank Charter Class Foreign Commercial Bank Regulator Bangladesh Bank in Bangladesh Ownership Type Private Limited in Bangladesh Total assets / Tap to See Headquarters Suvastu Imam Square, 65 Gulshan Avenue, Dhaka 1212, Bangladesh. Number of Branches / Locations 6 Branches Number …

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Citibank, N.A.(Bangladesh) -Profile

Bank Name Citibank, N.A. Status: Active Bank Holding Company  Date Established Founded in 1812 Since 1987 in Bangladesh Bank Charter Class Foreign Commercial Bank Regulator  Bangladesh Bank in Bangladesh Ownership Type Private limited in Bangladesh Total assets $1,917 billion (2018) Headquarters 8 Gulshan Avenue, Gulshan-1, Dhaka 1212, Bangladesh. Number of Branches / Locations Three Branches, …

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Ansar-VDP Unnayan Bank-Profile

Bank Name Ansar-VDP Unnayan Bank Status: Active Bank Holding Company  Government of Bangladesh Date Established in 1995.  Bank Charter Class Specialised Non-scheduled Bank Regulator  Bangladesh Bank Ownership Type State-Owned Total assets Tk. 1589 million Headquarters Opposite to, 14 Outer Circular Rd, police line, Dhaka 1217, Bangladesh. Number of Branches / Locations  92 Branches (as on 2009) …

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Karmasangsthan Bank-Profile

Bank Name Karmasangsthan Bank Status: Active Bank Holding Company  Government of Bangladesh Date Established   in 1998. Bank Charter Class specialized  Non-Scheduled Bank Regulator  Bangladesh Bank Ownership Type State Owned Total assets / Authorised Capital  Tk. 1000.00 crore Headquarters 1, Rajuk Avenue, Dhaka 1000, Bangladesh. Number of Branches / Locations 246 Branches Number of employees …

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Palli Sanchay Bank-Profile

Bank Name Palli Sanchay Bank Status: Active Bank Holding Company  Government of Bangladesh Date Established 8 July 2014 Bank Charter Class Specialised Non-scheduled Bank Regulator  Bangladesh Bank Ownership Type State Owned Total assets / capital worth Tk. 2,000 crore, Headquarters Red Crescent Borak Tower (Level-8) 37/3/A, Eskaton Garden, Dhaka-1000, Bangladesh. Number of Branches / Locations 385 …

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Former law minister Matin Khasru is suffering from coronavirus

Former law minister and Awami League presidium member and president of the Bangladesh Supreme Court Bar Association Advocate Abdul Matin Khasru MP is undergoing treatment in the ICU of the Combined Military Hospital (CMH) in Dhaka after contracting the coronavirus. He was admitted to CMH in Dhaka on March 16 after suffering from coronavirus. He …

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Proposal to fines and abolish tax benefits for companies employing illegal foreign workers in Bangladesh

The Institute of Chartered Accountants of Bangladesh (ICAB) has said that a large number of foreign nationals are working illegally in various industries and businesses in Bangladesh. According to a report published by the Transparency International Bangladesh (TIB) in February 2020, some 2.50 lakh foreign nationals are working in the country. Of them, 90,000 are …

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National River Protection Commission Act 2020 – A review

The draft National River Protection Commission Act 2020 has been formulated for the purpose of amending the National River Protection Commission Act 2013.  In this new law, the river Commission may declare an area as an ecologically endangered area if it is deemed to be endangered or endangered by the illegal occupation of rivers, pollution, …

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Bangladesh Approved the trial of Chinese Coronavirus Vaccine

The Bangladesh government has approved the trial of a vaccine manufactured by Chinese company Synovac in Bangladesh.The government thinks that, it will get one lakh pieces of vaccine free of cost and will get priority to purchase more required number of vaccines. Apart from that, Bangladesh has very strong friendly relations with the Chinese government. …

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2.6 Billion Dollar Remittance inflow in July 2020

Bangladesh Wage earner’s remittance inflow exceeded 2.6 Billion in July 2020. Remittance is a transfer of money, often by the worker to an individual in their home country. Besides, the highest foreign exchange reserves in the history of Bangladesh have been raised to 37.28 billion US dollars. Various measures, including 2 percent cash incentives by …

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Bangladesh’s Farmers to get 3.6 Billion Dollar loan this Year

Agriculture and Rural Credit Policy and Program of Bangladesh Bank has set the loan target for the new financial year on Wednesday. Bangladesh Bank allocated loans of Tk 26,292 crore or 3.6 Billion dollars for farmers in the current fiscal year 2020-21 to combat the Covid-19 epidemic.Which is about 8.99 percent more than the 2019-20 …

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Bangladesh’s Mobile operator lost 4 Million Subscriber: Impact of Covid-19 in Business

In the three months since the beginning of coronavirus pandemic in the country, the number of mobile phone subscribers has decreased by 4 million. This calculation is from last March to June. The Bangladesh Telecommunication Regulatory Commission (BTRC) publishes the number of mobile phone subscribers at the end of each month. As of the end of June, the …

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4.1 Billion USD: Defense Budget of Bangladesh 2020

In the 2020-2021 fiscal year budget, 4.1 Billion USD has been allocated to the Bangladesh Armed Forces. This is 6.13% of total budget expenditure slightly decreased from last year  8.3% of total annual government expenditure. বাংলা ভার্সন /Bangla Version In 2020 Bangladesh ranked 46 in global military strength ranking. Last year Bangladesh confirmed the purchase …

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Bangladesh Could benefit From Change in the Global Supply Chain: Alice Wells

Alice Wells, Acting Assistant Secretary for South and Central Asia, has said that a change in the global supply chain in the context of Covid-19 could benefit Bangladesh’s economy. She made the remarks at a regional virtual press briefing .Wells called the press conference her farewell media briefing while reviewing U.S. policy across South and Central …

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ADB is increasing financial Assistance to the Private Sector

The Asian Development Bank (ADB) has increased its funding limit from 518 million to  755 million by the end of the year to expand the Trade Finance Program (TFP) to support Bangladesh’s private sector. TFP is working with 12 partner banks in Bangladesh to fill the market gap by raising private sector capital and providing …

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Record 34 billion foreign currency reserves in Bangladesh

The country’s foreign currency reserves have reached a new record of 34.23 billion US dollars amid the coronavirus crisis. A senior official of Bangladesh Bank told BSS today that the foreign exchange reserves stood at 34.23 billion on Wednesday as a result of support from development partners and remittance inflows. Earlier, on September 5, 2016, …

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36 Thousand COVID 19 Patient and 522 Death in Bangladesh

A total of 36,651 has been identified as Covid-19 patients in Bangladesh.  522 people died of the Covid-19 in Bangladesh. In the last 24 hours, 5,408 samples were tested in and 1,116 Covid-19 patients were identified,  21 people have died at this time. Additional Director General of the Department of Health Professor Nasima Sultana told …

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Coronavirus Update 11 April 2020: Bangladesh

58 Coronavirus cases have been detected in the last 24 hours in Bangladesh. Three people died. 954 people ware tested. All educational institutions in West Bengal are closed till June 6 .State Chief Minister Mamata Banerjee made the announcement. Six-month-old baby dies in Corona unit of Khulna Medical College Hospital Several districts in Bangladesh are virtually …

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কিম কারদাশিয়ান এবং ক্যানিয়ে ওয়েস্ট ‘হোয়াইট হাউসে থাকার চিন্তা করছেন

কিমের পাল জোনাথন চেবান, ওরফে ফুডগড, এই সম্প্রিতি ভবিষ্যতবাণী করেছেন যে জুটিটি মার্কিন যুক্তরাষ্ট্রের রাষ্ট্রপতি এবং প্রথম মহিলা হিসাবে নির্বাচিত হতে পাড়ে ।  যদিও অনেকে মনে করেন এটি হওয়ার কোন সম্ভবনা নেই, কেউ কেউ বিশ্বাস করেন যে এটি খুব দৃ সম্ভাবনা রয়েছে যে কিম কারদিসিয়ান আমেরিকার রাষ্ট্রপতি এবং প্রথম মহিলা হিসাবে হবেন । মেইল অনলাইনকে …

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কেটি পেরি মেয়ে শিশুর মা হতে যাচ্ছেন

এর আগে একটি গানের মাধ্যমে কেটি পেরি তার ভক্তদের জানান যে তিনি প্রেগন্যান্ট । গর্ভবতী কেটি পেরি আর অরল্যান্ডো ব্লুমের একটি ছবি পোস্ট করে লেখেন , “এটি একটি মেয়ে” শিরোনামযুক্ত দুটি হৃদয়ের ইমোজিস দিয়ে ইন্সটাগ্রামে পোস্ট দেন । ৩৫ বছর বয়সী এই গায়িকা এই মাসের শুরুর দিকে তার গর্ভাবস্থা ঘোষণা করেছিলেন যখন তিনি একটি মিউজিক …

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