Latest Bangladesh Stories

2014-08-27 20:21:52

LONDON, Aug. 27, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Reportbuyer.com has added a new market research report: Asia - Fixed Telecommunications Infrastructure https://www.reportbuyer.com/product/2120774/Asia---Fixed-Telecommunications-Infrastructure.htmlAsia's booming mobile and broadband sectors are quietly underpinned by the region's all-important fixed infrastructureThe changing nature of the telecom market has had a major impact on the approach to investment in infrastructure. With...

2014-08-06 08:41:18

Pragma Systems and DBL Group sign MOU to combine resources for fulfilling IT services need in Bangladesh and globally. AUSTIN, Texas and DHAKA, Bangladesh, Aug. 6, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Pragma Systems, a leading provider of enterprise IT services and security software, and DBL Group, one of the largest industrial groups of Bangladesh, jointly announce that they have signed a Memorandum of Understanding to partner and pool their resources for expanding IT services globally with a...

2014-07-23 23:22:20

Members recognize one year of progress, challenges in their work to improve factory safety with release of Annual Report Washington, D.C. (PRWEB) July 22, 2014 During its first 12 months, the Alliance for Bangladesh Worker Safety has completed inspections of all 587 factories from which its Members source, provided basic fire safety training to more than one million workers and managers and begun offering financial compensation—recently extended from two to up to four months—to...

2014-07-14 12:22:26

BURNABY, British Columbia, July 14, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Growing global demand for readymade garments, specialty finishing chemicals and dark textile shades to driving textile chemicals consumption in Bangladesh According to a recently published report by TechSci Research a research based global management consulting firm, "Bangladesh Textile Chemicals Market Forecast & Opportunities, 2019 [http://www.techsciresearch.com/2881 ]", the country's textile chemicals...

2014-06-27 23:10:19

techJOYnT participated in a two-way exchange with Fellows from Bangladesh and Nepal, helping build a network of leaders around the world and forging new relationships that can create positive change in STEM education fields. Oklahoma City, OK (PRWEB) June 27, 2014 techJOYnT Academy recently hosted emerging leaders from Bangladesh and Nepal participating in the U.S. Department of State’s Professional Fellows Program, a two-way exchange embracing the power of individuals to find solutions...

2014-06-24 08:22:17

TREVISO, Italy, June 24, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- DeLclima units installed in the new multi-use complex for Bangladesh Army Bangladesh is a developing nation [http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Developing_nation ] and a rapidly-growing market-based economy [http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Free_market_economy ]. It is one of the world's leading exporters of textiles and garments, as well as fish, seafood and jute, and has globally competitive emerging industries in shipbuilding,...

2014-05-25 23:00:15

Just 18 months after launching nationwide, Mobile Alliance for Maternal Action (MAMA) has reached more than half a million pregnant or new mothers and their families with health information that is helping them care for themselves and their babies. Washington, D.C. (PRWEB) May 25, 2014 Just 18 months after launching nationwide, Mobile Alliance for Maternal Action (MAMA) has reached more than 500,000 subscribers in Bangladesh. That’s half a million pregnant or new mothers and their...

2014-05-20 16:24:11

BRUSSELS, May 20, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- The 1971 War of Liberation in Bangladesh remains the template for many of the conflicts that define the late 20th century. At a time when many defenders of human rights were apprehensive that this template was fast being forgotten, the release of the Indian movie Children of War recalls the horrific massacre and genocide and once again reminds the world of the brutalities committed by the Pakistani army in collusion with the...

2014-05-14 00:22:50

AMSTERDAM, May 14, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- KEY RESULTS AND DEVELOPMENTS IN 1Q14 -- Revenue declined organically(1) by 5% YoY to USD 5.0 billion -- EBITDA(2) declined organically(1) by 6% YoY to USD 2.1 billion -- Strong EBITDA margin(2) of 41.6% -- Net income attributable to VimpelCom shareholders of USD 39 million -- Total mobile customer base increased 3% YoY to 218 million -- Continued investments in high speed data networks with CAPEX up 24% YoY -- USD...

2014-05-02 23:05:26

More than 350 workers’ salaries paid following factory closures. To date, the Alliance has submitted four buildings—which together hold five factories—to the National Tripartite Committee (NTC) Review Panel with the recommendation for immediate suspension of production and closure for remediation. Dhaka, Bangladesh (PRWEB) May 02, 2014 The Alliance for Bangladesh Worker Safety (Alliance) in partnership with BRAC has begun dispersing funds directly to workers displaced by the...

Latest Bangladesh Reference Libraries

2009-04-07 16:08:20

The Greater Yellownape (Picus flavinucha) is a species of bird found in Bangladesh, Bhutan, Cambodia, China, India, Indonesia, Laos, Malaysia, Myanmar, Nepal, Thailand, and Vietnam. Its natural habitats are subtropical and tropical moist lowland forests and subtropical or tropical moist mountain regions. The adult is large and has a prominent yellow-crested nape and throat. It is mainly a dark olive-green bird with gray underparts. The crown is brownish and the flight feathers are...

2008-09-11 15:56:47

The Short-billed Minivet (Pericrocotus brevirostris), is a species of bird in the Campephagidae family. It is found in Bangladesh, Bhutan, Cambodia, China, India, Laos, Myanmar, Nepal, Thailand, and Vietnam. Its natural habitats are subtropical or tropical moist lowland forests and subtropical or tropical moist mountain habitats.

2007-12-18 15:03:44

The Northern Plains Gray Langur (Semnopithecus entellus), is a species of primate in the family Cercopithecidae. It is found in Bangladesh, China, India, Nepal, Pakistan, Sri Lanka, and possibly Bhutan. Its natural habitats are subtropical or tropical dry forests and subtropical or tropical dry shrubland. It is threatened by habitat loss.

2007-06-25 08:41:41

The Chital Deer, Axis axis, is a species of deer that is commonly found in the wooded regions of Sri Lanka and Bangladesh, and most of India. It is the most common species of deer in Indian forests. Other common names given to this species are the Spotted Deer, and the Axis Deer. Its coat is reddish fawn, marked with white spots, and it's under parts are white. Its antlers, which it sheds annually, are usually three-pronged and curve in a lyre shape and may extend to 30 inches. Chital...

2007-01-23 15:37:33

The Mugger Crocodile, Crocodylus palustris, also called the Iranian, Marsh, or Persian Crocodile, is found throughout the Indian subcontinent and the surrounding countries. These countries include India, Pakistan, Bangladesh, Nepal, and Iran. Mainly a freshwater species, the Mugger crocodile is found in lakes, rivers and marshes. Muggers prefer slow-moving, shallower bodies of water rather than, fast-flowing, deep areas. The Mugger Crocodile is also known to thrive in man-made reservoirs and...

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Word of the Day
  • A large punch-bowl of the eighteenth century, usually of silver and with a movable rim, and decorated with flutings and a scalloped edge. It was also used for cooling and carrying wine-glasses.
  • A kind of cotton handkerchief having white spots on a colored ground, the spots being produced by a chemical which discharges the color.
This word is possibly named after Monteith (Monteigh), 'an eccentric 17th-century Scotsman who wore a cloak scalloped at the hem.'