First concrete poured at the Rooppur NPP construction site

Ceremony of pouring the “first concrete” to the foundation slab of Unit 1 of Rooppur Nuclear Power Plant (RNPP) took place at Iswardi of Pabna district in Bangladesh on Thursday. The event was attended by Prime Minister of the People’s Republic of Bangladesh Sheikh Hasina and Director General of ROSATOM State

Google launches data saving app Datally

Google on November 30 launched ​Datally​, a smart and simple Android app that helps smartphone users understand, control, and save mobile data. Datally works on all smartphones running Android 5.0 (Lollipop) and higher, and is available today on the Google Play Store globally. Datally helps solve one of the biggest pain points

S.B. Laboratories signs corporate deal with Robi

S.B. Laboratories (Ayurvedic) Ltd. has recently subscribed to Robi’s corporate solutions, a press release said Wednesday. In this regard, an agreement was recently signed between the two companies at Rajshahi. Under this corporate solution, S. B. Laboratories will enjoy Sales Force Automation (SFA) Solutions and special call rate and special data

GP, NSU, BRACU tie up on “Internet of Things”

Grameenphone, the leading communication and digital service provider of the country, has signed an MoU with North South University and BRAC University to take “Internet of Things” (IoT) a step further, a press release said Wednesday. Under the framework of these MoUs, the faculty members and students of these universities will

Al-Arafah Islami Bank holds workshop on women entrepreneurship dev

New Women Entrepreneurship Development Workshop was held at Al-Arafah Islami Bank Training & Reserch Institute (AIBTRI) on 29 november 2017, a press release said Wednesday. Managing director of the bank Md. Habibur Rahman inaugurated the program as chief guest. Principal of AIBTRI Nurul Islam Khakifa presided over the occasion. EVP Abed Ahmed

Grameenphone Star customers to get special discount at Regent Airways

STAR subscribers of Grameenphone flying to Bangkok, Singapore, Kulalampur, Calcutta, Kathmandu, Mascot and Doha will get 15% discount on business class and 12% discount on economy class on Regent Airways flights from December 1, 2017. Apart from international flights, , STAR subscribers of Grameenphone will get 12% discount on both

Kids celebrate Rooppur Nuclear Power Plant’s first concrete pouring ceremony

As the ceremony of first concrete pouring into the reactor building foundation of Rooppur Nuclear Power Plant in going to take place on November, 30, children from Rooppur High School organized a Flash Mob “I LOVE ROOPPUR” to raise awareness among the local people about the project. More than 300 children

Premier Bank donates blankets to Prime Minister’s Relief Fund

The Premier Bank Limited (PBL) donated blankets to the PM’s Relief Fund for the poor and distress peoples under CSR at a function at Prime Minister Office on 27th November, 2017, a press release said Tuesday. Honorable Chairman of The Premier Bank Limited Dr. H.B.M. Iqbal handed over sample of blankets

Habiganj Agro signs export credit deal with Riverstone Capital

Habiganj Agro Limited, a concern of PRAN-RFL Group has recently completed their first Export Credit Agency (ECA) deal with Riverstone Capital Limited, a boutique Merchant Bank in Bangladesh, a press release said Monday. Under the deal Riverstone arranged fund for Habiganj Agro Limited from SACE Italy, an Italian export credit agency