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HPM Sheikh Hasina for more Saudi investment in Bangladesh

Prime Minister Sheikh Hasina has urged businessmen in Saudi Arabia to invest in Bangladesh, calling it a thriving centre of regional connection, foreign investment and global outsourcing. She made the remarks during a meeting with the business community in Riyadh on Wednesday morning. Leaders of the Saudi Chamber Council, Riyadh Chamber of Com...

Saudi King emphasizes on continuity of Bangladesh's development

Saudi Arabia’s King Salman bin Abdul Aziz Al Saud has emphasised maintaining continuity of Bangladesh’s development in a meeting with Prime Minister Sheikh Hasina, according to Foreign Secretary M Shahidul Haque. Hasina met King Salman in Riyadh before attending a luncheon hosted by the king on Wednesday afternoon local time. &ldqu...

Conspirators against Padma Bridge will get their reply: HPM Sheikh Hasina

Prime Minister Sheikh Hasina said the quarters who hatched a conspiracy over the construction of the Padma Bridge now awaited a befitting reply as the landmark structure was set to be erected completely eventually with completion of its 60 percent works. “We will give them a befitting reply who wanted to tarnish Bangladesh’s image a...

Dr. Kamal joined hand with killers: HPM Sheikh Hasina

Prime Minister Sheikh Hasina today came down heavily on Dr Kamal Hossain for forging an alliance with BNP calling the combine a platform of killers and opportunists. “Dr Kamal claims to be an advocate of truthfulness, but has joined hands with Tareq Zia, who has no acceptability to the people of Bangladesh,” she said at a big public...

Cabinet abolishes quota system in 1st, 2nd class govt jobs

 The cabinet today approved scrapping the quota system in government services accepting a high-level government committee recommendation for its complete abolition in recruiting first and second class officers. The approval was given in the weekly meeting of the cabinet held at the Prime Minister’s Office (PMO) with Prime Minister Sh...