Bangladesh a Booming Economy: Writes Sajeeb Wazed in Diplomatic Courier


A remarkable economic surge, taken place over the last seven years under the Awami League government, has made Bangladesh stand out as an exception in South Asia for having rapidly elevated the country to lower dependency ratios and higher per capita income.

10th day of April, 1971: The Proclamation Of Independence


Mujibnagar, Bangladesh
Dated 10th day of April, 1971


The Global Climate Risk Index ranks Bangladesh as one of the 10 nations most vulnerable to climate change. Each year, the impact of the global shift wipes out 2 to 3 percent of the country's Gross Domestic Product and some 900,000 Bangladeshis have died over the past 35 years because of severe storms and natural disasters attributable to global warming.

Bangladesh Is A Role Model For Development: HPM Sheikh Hasina


I convey my heartiest greetings to my countrymen as well as to all expatriate Banglees on the occasion of the great Independence and National Day of Bangladesh.

Prime Minister Sheikh Hasina's Address To Nation


Following is the full text of Prime Minister Sheikh Hasina's address to the nation over radio and television on completion of two years of the present government.