The Cabinet has approved the draft of the second amendment to the Asia-Pacific Trade Agreement (APTA), the oldest preferential trade arrangement among the countries of Asia-Pacific region.


The United Nations (UN) General Assembly has unanimously adopted a resolution titled "Culture of Peace" proposed by Bangladesh.


Describing Narayanganj City Corporation (NCC) elections as free and fair ones, Prime Minister Sheikh Hasina today said the people of Narayanganj have given a befitting reply to the BNP allegations through votes.


Prime Minister Sheikh Hasina urged the people of all faiths to maintain dignity of their respective religions, saying the fake followers of religion create conflicts between religions.


The Executive Committee of the National Economic Council (ECNEC) today approved 15 development projects, involving a total of Taka 26,410.81 crore, including two big ones to ensure infrastructural development of primary schools across the country.


Describing private sector as the 'driving force' of economy, Prime Minister Sheikh Hasina has assured of continuing government's support for further flourishing the private sector.


Prime Minister Sheikh Hasina has been invited to attend the 20th founding anniversary of Indian Ocean Rim Association (IORA) to be held in Indonesia in March next.