Coronavirus Impact: country’s hospitality & tourism sector fear to lose 30% job

Country’s hospitality and tourism sector fear to face a serious consequence over its economic loss and employment cut due to the bad...

IPDC and Go Zayaan launch travel loan without credit card

IPDC Finance Limited, the first ever private sector financial institution in Bangladesh, has recently signed a Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) with Go...

Sightseeing Double Decker tour bus launched in Cox’s Bazar

Country’s first-ever open-roof sightseeing tourist bus service has been introduced at Cox’s Bazar to Teknaf Marine Drive road.

Master plan to boost tourism sector

The government has started a process to formulate a master plan for the tourism sector aiming to attract more inbound and outbound...

BB allows travelers to carry up to $10,000 without deceleration

The central bank has relaxed the regulation for the travelers allowing them to carry up to USD 10,000, inbound or outbound. ...

e-passports launched in Bangladesh as the first country of South Asia

The introduction of e-Passport will brighten the image of Bangladesh further in the digital world, Prime Minister Sheikh Hasina said on Wednesday...

‘Tourism Master Plan’ starts to make the sector third largest economic sector

The government formally launched the formulation process of much-awaited "Tourism Master Plan" for next 20 years, aspiring to turn the travel and...

Go Zayaan receives foreign and local investments

Go Zayaan, country's leading online Travel Aggregator (OTA) which was launched in 2017, has received local and foreign investments from OS...

Tourist arrivals rise in five years

Published at: The Financial Express, September 26, 2019 The number of foreign tourists' arrival in Bangladesh increased over the...

Travel tax collection slides in FY2019 though passengers’ number rises

Travel tax collection from outgoing international passengers slipped by 7.90 percent in the fiscal year of 2018-2019 though the number of people...

Bangladesh moved 5 places up on the tourist-friendly country list

Bangladesh has moved five places up on the list of tourist-friendly countries in the world, now being ranked 120th among 140 countries.

BTB to appoint agents in China and India

Published at: The Financial Express, August 30, 2019 Bangladesh Tourism Board (BTB) has decided to appoint its agents in...

Malaysia woos Bangladeshi medical tourists

Published at: The Daily Star, Jul 14, 2019 Malaysia is increasingly becoming a top choice for Bangladeshi medical...

ভারতে বিদেশী চিকিৎসা গ্রহীতার ৪৫% বাংলাদেশী

Published at: Bonik Barta, July 12, 2019 চিকিৎসা গ্রহণে বাংলাদেশী রোগীদের মধ্যে বিদেশমুখিতা বাড়ছে। এ রোগীদের সবচেয়ে বড়...

Travel operators hail tourism sector budget

Published at: Dhaka Tribune, Jun 15, 2019 Tour Operator Association of Bangladesh (TOAB) and Association of Travel Agent of...

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Bank Asia re-elects A Rouf Chowdhury as its chairman

Bank Asia has re-elected A Rouf Chowdhury as chairman of Bank Asia at the 453rd meeting of its Board of Directors.

Gazi Golam Ashria became the new chairman of Jamuna Bank

Gazi Golam Ashria has been elected as the chairman of the board of directors of Jamuna Bank Limited for a timeframe of...

Stocks continue to struggle as profit booking goes on

Stocks closed lower on May 3 (Monday) as the profit-booking tendency continues to prevail among the investors after the 3-day streak of...

After 7 years of its launch, the number of agent banking accounts reach the...

The amount of accounts in agent banking in the nation reached the 1 crore mark in January 2021, after 7 years of...

Govt plans utilizing a large amount of aid for development projects

The government plans to utilize foreign aid worth Tk 88,024 crore for development projects in the next fiscal year. The amount is...

Uttara Group managing director to be felicitated by Japan

Chairman and managing director of Uttara Group, Matiur Rahman, is set to receive an award from Japan for his contribution in promoting...

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

A recent study published by the American Geophysical Union – an international scientific group apprehended that there could be a triggered wave...

Credit growth of the private sector declines again in March

The credit growth of the private sector has returned to the downward trend in March after a slight recovery in April as...