More than 500 garment factories in Bangladesh that supply to global brands reopened after a month-long shutdown to curb the spread of the coronavirus, while India considered ways to scale back its vast lockdown to reduce economic pain.
Bangladeshi garment factories have been given a lifeline with orders to make protective masks, gloves and gowns for export.
The banner cost him a tidy sum of $5,000. It extended from his home, through nearby streets, over a river and into a neighbouring village. But he does not mind it at all.
A senior delegation from Investcorp, a leading global provider and manager of alternative investment products, led by Executive Chairman, Mohammed Alardhi, has successfully concluded a tour of four vibrant emerging Asian economies. The visit comes as the Firm’s Asian based investors’
The Prime Minister of Bangladesh Sheikh Hasina and the UAE Minister of State for Food Security Mariam Hareb Almheiri have discussed ways to boost bilateral cooperation in the areas of research and development, capacity-building,
About two-thirds of the demand for onions — an essential ingredient in Bangladeshi cuisine — is grown locally by farmers, with the rest mostly imported from neighbouring India, where heavy monsoon rains have reduced the crop. One kilogramme of the staple vegetable usually costs 30 taka (36 US cents), but has soared to up to 130 taka after India imposed the export ban over the weekend.
Bangladesh Prime Minister Sheikh Hasina on Friday asked the business community in India to invest in Bangladesh, saying that her country offers a conducive environment and sustainable development.
Bangladesh is keen to establish a direct shipping line with the UAE, which will reduce the existing navigation time by two thirds and pave the way for exponential growth in bilateral trade, a top Bangladeshi diplomat told the Emirates
According to the case statement, Mahiya Mahi, from her Facebook page, went live early Friday, making allegations against police.