cabinet division secretary changed in less than a month

Mehboob Hussain, earlier, served as the Secretary, Department of Secondary and Higher Education, Ministry of Education. Earlier, the posts of Principal Secretary to the Prime Minister and Secretary to the Prime Minister’s Office (PMO) were changed. Senior Secretary in the PMO Tofajjal Hussain Miya was made Principal Secretary to the Prime Minister while Private Secretary-1 […]

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, […]

Hasina inaugurated the 27th Dhaka International Trade Fair

The Prime Minister said that while many countries are struggling to keep their economies afloat in the wake of the pandemic and the Ukraine war, Bangladesh’s economy is ‘still dynamic’. A documentary on the export sector of Bangladesh was screened during the opening ceremony. A memoir, ‘Ami Tomaderi Lok’, about Sheikh Mujibur Rahman was also […]

Hasina picks Mashrafe as youth and sports secretary of Awami League

Earlier in December 2020, the cricketer-turned-politician was made a member of the Awami League’s sub-committee on forest and environment affairs. The fast bowler, popularly known as Narail Express, won a seat in the 11th parliamentary elections by defeating his rivals by a huge margin. The popular cricketer got 34 times more votes than his nearest […]

Hasina does not make any major changes in the leadership of the Awami League before the general elections

Obaidul Quader, a poll-time consultant Obaidul Kader, who has been the party’s number two position since 2016, retained his role as general secretary for the third time. Barring a few promotions and reshuffles, most of the joint general secretaries and secretaries also remained in office. After Hasina praised Kader highly at a recent event, he […]

Stop provoking war: PM Hasina urges world leaders

The ruling party chief was delivering his opening speech at the 22nd National Council of the country’s oldest political party, aimed at electing a new leadership. The theme of this year’s council is “The Development Journey under the leadership of Sheikh Hasina with the determination to build a developed, prosperous and smart Bangladesh of Bangabandhu’s […]