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2014-02-05 08:31:20

LUDHIANA, India, February 5, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Denimsandjeans.com Bangladesh [http://denimsandjeans.com/bdshow ], brought in association with Denim Expert Ltd, is ready to provide a platform which will enable the large ecosystem of the denim supply chain to get together at one place. Companies [http://denimsandjeans.com/bdshow/exhibitorslist.php ] from the US, Italy, Japan, Brazil, India, Pakistan, Bangladesh, Sri Lanka, Singapore, etc. will showcase their products to give...

2013-11-21 23:33:08

Global Entrepreneurship week in Bangladesh kicked off with a flying start. Dhaka, Bangladesh (PRWEB) November 21, 2013 Global Entrepreneurship week in Bangladesh kicked off with a flying start with a packed room with exciting speakers who spoke on the “importance of an entrepreneurial community” to inspire the next wave of innovative and disruptive entrepreneurs. The kickoff began at the NewsCred office in Dhaka with an opening talk by MK Aaref of Edward M. Kennedy Center in Dhaka...

Most Vulnerable Cities Revealed With Flood Risk Index
2012-08-22 15:13:29

April Flowers for redOrbit.com - Your Universe Online A new study, published in the latest online edition of Natural Hazards, suggests that Shanghai is the most vulnerable city to serious flooding. A team of researchers from the University of Leeds and the Netherlands base their findings on a new method they developed to calculate the flood vulnerability of cities. The index looks at the likelihood of a city's exposure to a major 'once in a hundred years' flood, along with social and...

2011-07-23 00:00:40

Bangladesh's first complete mobile financial service provider, bKash Limited, a BRAC Bank subsidiary, launched its mobile banking operation yesterday. Dhaka, Bangladesh (PRWEB) July 22, 2011 Bangladesh's first complete mobile financial service provider, bKash Limited, a BRAC Bank subsidiary, launched its mobile banking operation yesterday. bKash is designed to provide financial services via mobile phones to both the unbanked and the banked people of Bangladesh. The overall bKash value...

2010-04-14 01:00:00

DUBAI, UAE, April 14, 2010 /PRNewswire/ -- On April 16th 2010, Seawings, Dubai's only seaplane tour operators, is extending their support to the Dhaka project through the sponsorship of the Seawings Polo team captained by Lise Stokes. Seawings will be providing the prizes on the day for best player as well as the best dressed woman and man. So come dressed to impress. The Dhaka Project, in order to raise awareness and funding for the coming year, is holding its first ever Polo...

2009-11-03 11:38:00

DHAKA, Bangladesh, Nov. 3 /PRNewswire/ -- TigerIT Bangladesh Limited, a leading global provider of AFIS and identity management solutions, announced today that the company's fingerprint matching and extracting algorithms proved overall superiority and ranked number 1 in the Minutiae Interoperability Exchange (MINEX) test by the NIST (National Institute of Standards & Technology). The NIST test results were released on October 27, 2009 and revealed that combination of the TigerAFIS...

2009-07-18 21:28:17

Rivers near Dhaka, Bangladesh, are biologically dead and especially toxic during dry seasons, a water resource expert said Saturday. The rivers around Dhaka have too little oxygen for the survival of aquatic life, Umme Kulsum Navera, assistant professor of Water Resource Engineering of Bangladesh University of Engineering and Technology, told the news service IRIN. Oxygen levels increase during the monsoons but not enough to allow for a healthy aquatic environment. Specialists warn the rivers...

2008-09-25 06:00:27

Text of report headlined "China to help Bangladesh to set up Rooppur nuclear power plant" published by Bangladeshi newspaper New Age website on 25 September Beijing has assured Dhaka of help in peaceful use of nuclear technology for the implementation of Rooppur nuclear power plant to meet the growing demand for energy. Beijing positively responded to Dhaka's request as the interim government chief Fakhruddin Ahmed held meetings with the Chinese officials during his recent visit to China....


Word of the Day
endocarp
  • The hard inner (usually woody) layer of the pericarp of some fruits (as peaches or plums or cherries or olives) that contains the seed.
This word comes from the Greek 'endon,' in, within, plus the Greek 'kardia,' heart.
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