Gulf Times - Bangladesh
Amir honours ambassadors of Bangladesh, Austria

Amir honours ambassadors of Bangladesh, Austria

His Highness the Amir Sheikh Tamim bin Hamad al-Thani met at the Amiri Diwan on Wednesday with the outgoing ambassadors of Bangladesh and Austria to Qatar Ashud Ahmed and Dr Willy Kempel respectively.

Bilateral, synergistic opportunities between Qatar and Bangladesh on focus at Doha Bank webinar

Bilateral, synergistic opportunities between Qatar and Bangladesh on focus at Doha Bank webinar

Doha Bank hosted a webinar on Wednesday on the theme “Bilateral and synergistic opportunities between Qatar and Bangladesh”.

Bangladesh embassy observes Mujibur Rahman martyrdom

Bangladesh embassy observes Mujibur Rahman martyrdom

Bangladesh embassy in Doha on Saturday observed the 45th anniversary of the martyrdom of Father of the Nation Bangabandhu Sheikh Mujibur Rahman and the National Mourning Day.

Farewell to Bangladesh ambassador

Farewell to Bangladesh ambassador

Bangladesh Forum Qatar (BFQ) hosted a reception to bid farewell to ambassador Ashud Ahmed at Sheraton Grand Doha Resort & Convention Hotel.

Bangladesh allows late-stage trial of China's Sinovac Covid-19 vaccine

Bangladesh allows late-stage trial of China's Sinovac Covid-19 vaccine

Bangladesh has approved the third-phase trial of a potential Covid-19 vaccine developed by China's Sinovac Biotech Ltd, officials said on Monday, as infections continue to rise in the densely-populated South Asian country.

Qatar to become hub for fintechs eyeing India, Pakistan and Bangladesh: Al-Jaida

Qatar to become hub for fintechs eyeing India, Pakistan and Bangladesh: Al-Jaida

Qatar is ideally positioned to act as a commercial and operating hub for fintechs looking to tap into such key markets as India, Pakistan and Bangladesh, according to a top official of the Qatar Financial Center (QFC).

At least 29 dead after passenger ferry capsizes in Bangladeshi river

At least 29 dead after passenger ferry capsizes in Bangladeshi river

At least 29 people have died after a passenger ferry capsized on a river near the Bangladeshi capital Dhaka, officials said on Monday, with fears the toll could rise higher.

Bangladesh resumes international flight operation

Bangladesh resumes international flight operation

Bangladesh resumed operation of international flights on Tuesday, nearly three months after it suspended them on almost all routes due to the global pandemic of the novel coronavirus, officials said

Government minister dies of Covid-19 in Bangladesh

Government minister dies of Covid-19 in Bangladesh

A government minister in Bangladesh has been died of Covid-19, the respiratory disease caused by the novel coronavirus, officials said on Sunday.

Elephant electrocuted in Bangladesh

Elephant electrocuted in Bangladesh

An endangered Asian elephant died on Friday after being electrocuted by a low-hanging high-voltage wire in southeastern Bangladesh, officials said.

Cyclone Amphan loss estimated at $13bn in India, may rise in Bangladesh

Cyclone Amphan loss estimated at $13bn in India, may rise in Bangladesh

A powerful cyclone that tore through India's eastern state of West Bengal this week has caused a damage of 1 trillion rupees ($13 billion) to infrastructure and crops, state officials said.

Cyclone toll hits 88 as Bangladesh and India start mopping up

Cyclone toll hits 88 as Bangladesh and India start mopping up

India and Bangladesh began a massive clean-up Thursday after the fiercest cyclone since 1999 killed at least 88 people, leaving a trail of destruction in its wake.