NTMC receives Smart Bangladesh Award 2023 for contribution to cyber security

NTMC is storing various nationally important databases and providing support to law enforcement agencies, intelligence and investigation agencies. As the fear of theft of vital national data by cyber terrorists looms large, NTMC established a state-of-the-art Security Operations Center (SOC) using its technology to ensure the security of internal and external networks and databases.

Experts say Bangladesh is a major maritime power

He also stressed the importance of strategy and political will as vital components of a nation’s power in the 21st century. Given its central role in connecting Africa, Asia and Australia, the geopolitical and security situation in the Indian Ocean is of paramount importance. While discussing maritime interests in Bangladesh, ASMA Awal also talked about […]

Banglalink Innovators 7.0: Registrations now open for Bangladesh’s biggest digital ideas competition

The 7th edition of Bangladesh’s largest digital ideas competition, ‘Banglalink Innovators’ was launched today, October 1, 2023, by Monzula Morshed, Chief Human Resources and Administration Officer, Banglalink, during a launch ceremony held at the Tigers Den, Dhaka Office of Banglalink Is. , reads a press release. Innovators 7.0 will connect participants to the limitless possibilities […]

First consignment of uranium arrived for Rooppur Nuclear Power Plant

The first batch of fresh uranium, nuclear fuel from the first unit of Rooppur Nuclear Power Plant, has reached Bangladesh. According to official sources, the uranium consignment reached Dhaka from Russia on Thursday afternoon through special air cargo. M Shaukat Akbar, project director of Rooppur Atomic Power Project, confirmed the arrival of nuclear fuel, but […]

GP Accelerator launches ‘Jele Jele Smart Udyokta’ to promote entrepreneurship and address regional challenges

Startup Bangladesh Limited is working as a strategic partner with GP Accelerator to strengthen and drive this initiative at the regional level. Minister of State for ICT Division Junaid Ahmed Palak attended the program as the chief guest. Sami Ahmed, Managing Director and CEO of Startup Bangladesh Limited, Yasir Azman, Chief Executive Officer (CEO) of […]

Ensuring cyber security and privacy for a digitally secure path forward

addressing the skills gap Additionally, better education, training, skill upgradation and awareness regarding cyber security should be ensured, calling for effective public-private partnerships. Collaboration between educational institutions, governments, and industry stakeholders can help develop programs that promote cybersecurity expertise from an early age. Microsoft Learn is an admirable example, providing a global-standard platform for individuals, […]

Padma Bridge, an extreme and extreme engineering achievement: ASCE President

The ASCE President said that the Padma Bridge demonstrated the ingenuity and determination that Bangladesh represents to the world. ASCE is one of the oldest civil engineering organizations in the world, established in 1852. The organization has over 150,000 members in 177 countries. Maria and her two colleagues from the organization were also very happy […]

Metro Rail: Preparations are being made to stop at all stations

Commuters faced a lot of trouble in buying metro passes due to faulty vending machines. The automated ticket machine at Agargaon station had stopped on the very first day of its operation on 29 December. Later it was removed from the police station. Still, this machine does not work properly many times. A DMTCL source […]

Bangladesh hopes to power first nuclear power plant despite delays

Meanwhile, some experts and members of the public are concerned about safety following the 1986 Chernobyl disaster in Ukraine and the 2011 Fukushima nuclear reactor crisis in Japan. Mohd, a 30-year-old waiter at a restaurant opposite Rooppur nuclear plant. Millen said, “I don’t want to imagine what could happen in the unlikely event of an […]

PM Hasina to increase purchasing power of people, expand domestic market

Referring to Bangladesh’s good geographical position, he said, “We can communicate with East, West, North and South.” Taking this opportunity, “we can produce, trade, export our products and develop our service areas and bring in tourists. Huge opportunities lie ahead of us,” she said. “Really we want to build our country,” she said. Sheikh Hasina, […]

Bangladesh received $ 10.49 billion inward remittances in July-December

As per the UNB report, Bangladesh is set to receive USD 1.7 billion inward remittance through banking channel in December 2022, which is 4.23 per cent higher than the same month last year. According to the latest Bangladesh Bank report released on Sunday, expatriates sent home $1.59 billion through legal channels in November. The central […]