Commerce Minister Tipu Munshi exchanges views with Indian High Commissioner in Dhaka Riva Ganguly Das at the former’s office in the capital on Monday.
Bangladesh Railway signed an agreement with Korean Hyundai Rotem for purchasing 20 metre-gauge engines and 150 metre-gauge coaches at Rail Bhaban in the capital on Monday. Railway Minister Md Nurul Islam Sujon was present on the occasion.
Assistants offload goods from South Africa recently for delivery in Bulawayo and surround townships. Items are loaded in Johannesburg onto trailers attached to minibuses which make the 550 kilometres (340 miles) journey north to the border of Zimbabwe, where economic situation has dramatically deteriorated, pushing inflation above 50 percent, and shortages of household essentials have become widespread.
Sri Lankan visitors look at classic cars displayed at a motor show in Colombo on Sunday. Reflecting the effect of policy measures taken by the Central Bank of Sri Lanka (CBSL) and the Government, expenditure on merchandise imports declined by 15.3 per cent (year-on-year) to US dollars 1,735 million in December 2018, recording the lowest import value for the year.
Sajjadul Hasan, Secretary to Prime Minister’s Office, inaugurates an ATM booth of Pubali Bank at Mohongonj in Netrakona recently. Md Abdul Halim Chowdhury, Managing Director and CEO of the bank, was present on the occasion.
Eminent actress Jaya Ahsan and Aranya Managing Director Nawshin Khair inaugurate the 3rd showroom of Aranya at Uttara in the capital Saturday.
Hamdard Laboratories (Waqf) Bangladesh Managing Director Md Yousuf Harun Bhuiyan opens a free medicine distribution centre on the occasion of the 99th birth anniversary of Bangabandhu Sheikh Mujibur Rahman on its head office premises in the capital on Sunday.