Bangladesh outshines the neighbors in vaccination

Bangladesh outshines its South Asia neighbors except the Maldives in Covid-19 vaccination, as more than 1 per cent of the population have...

Health authority rethinking about the first month’s vaccination target

Since the mass vaccination campaign has been geared up, the health authority is thinking to refix the target of vaccinating 35 lakh...

Vaccination campaign geared up

The COVID-19 vaccination has started a nationwide campaign 336 days after Bangladesh reported its first three COVID-19 cases on 8th March 2020....

36 districts have received the COVID-19 vaccine so far while no major problems reported...

The government has begun supplying the Oxford-AstraZeneca COVID-19 vaccine to different districts from Dhaka as the mass inoculation campaign set to begin...

13,043 hospitals & clinics applied for licence renewal; 8,627 applied for the first time

The health wing of Directorate General of Health Services (DGHS) received 13,043 applications for the registration of hospitals, clinics, diagnostic centres and...

AFC Health gets IPO approval from BSEC to raise Tk17 crore

The securities regulator has approved the IPO (initial public offering) proposal of AFC Health which will raise Tk17 crore in capital from...

Ganoshasthaya Kendra opens plasma centre

Gonoshasthaya Plasma Centre was launched at Gonoshasthaya Nagar Hospital in the capital's Dhanmondi yesterday to provide plasma therapy to Covid-19 patients.

BSEC rejects IPO proposal of JMI Hospital Requisite on non compliance issues

Bangladesh Securities and Exchange Commission (BSEC) has cancelled the IPO (initial public offering) proposal of JMI Hospital Requisite Manufacturing Ltd after...

61% doctors at private hospitals yet to get regular salary: BDF Survey

At least 61 percent of doctors at private hospitals have not been receiving their salaries on time amid the coronavirus shutdown, a...

Apollo Hospital Dhaka becomes Evercare Hospital since April 1

Apollo Hospitals Dhaka became Evercare Hospital Dhaka since yesterday (April 1) as International healthcare group Evercare has taken over Apollo following the...

Hospitals started offering tele- consultation

Country's major hospitals have launched telephone-based, virtual medicare services to the non-COVID-19 patients as the shutdown has been extended. Few of the...

Akij to build hospital in Dhaka to fight COVID-19 like China

Akij, one of the leading conglomerate with diversified business portfolio in the country, is going to build a China's Leishenshan Hospital -...

Taming coronavirus rampage: Now it’s time to put private hospitals to test

Published by: The Daily Star, March 27, 2020  Over the last few days, Health and Hope Hospital has...

United Group to build 500 bed hospital in Ctg under PPP with Railway

A 500 bed specialised hospital will be built in Chattogram in Bangladesh Railway’s land under public private partnership.

DGHS asked private hospitals to open isolation units

The government has instructed all private hospitals and clinics to immediately open isolation units in their respective centers. The directive came from...

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Uttara Group managing director to be felicitated by Japan

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Sea levels rising induced coastal migration could affect 1.3 million Bangladeshis by 2050: study

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Credit growth of the private sector declines again in March

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