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HPM Sheikh Hasina pays respect to Bangabandhu on Mujibnagar Day

Prime Minister Sheikh Hasina today paid rich tributes to Father of the Nation Bangabandhu Sheikh Mujibur Rahman on the occasion of the historic Mujibnagar Day. The premier paid the homage by placing a wreath at Bangabandhu’s portrait in front of Bangabandhu Memorial Museum at Dhanmondi in the city this morning. After laying the wreath, t...

We will build a developed Bangladesh through our works: HPM Sheikh Hasina

Prime Minister Sheikh Hasina has called upon all to work in unison to build a hunger-and-poverty-free developed and prosperous Bangladesh being imbued with the spirit of the liberation war. “I urge the entire Bangalee nation to work unitedly to build a hunger-and-poverty-free Sonar Bangla as dreamt by Father of the Nation Bangabandhu Shei...

ECNEC approves seven development projects worth Tk. 18,191 crore

The Executive Committee of the National Economic Council (ECNEC) has approved the conversion of Akhaura-Sylhet Meter Gauge Section of Bangladesh Railway into dual gauge with an estimated cost of Taka 16,104.44 crore. The approval came from the ECNEC meeting held at the NEC Conference Room in the city’s Sher-e-Bangla Nagar area with ECNEC ...

HPM Sheikh Hasina for encouraging sports to develop leadership qualities

Prime Minister Sheikh Hasina has urged all concerned to encourage children to take part in sports and cultural activities alongside their academic pursuits for developing in them the leadership qualities. “We want our children’s participation in sports and cultural competitions alongside their studies for their sound health and mind...

HPM Sheikh Hasina for lowering interest rate to single digit

Reiterating her call to bank owners to lower the interest rate to a single digit, Prime Minister Sheikh Hasina has asked the businessmen to pay off the loan and interest on time. “We have given some facilities to bank owners as per their desire to lower the interest rate of bank loan to single digit. But, only some banks, not all, have sl...