Porimol Palma

Porimol Palma

November 10, 2022
November 10, 2022

Dhaka, Ankara can be ‘forces of good’

Bangladesh and Turkey have shared historic and cultural roots dating long before the creation of an independent Bangladesh.

November 10, 2022
November 10, 2022

Bangladesh a part of EU legal migration scheme

European Commissioner Ylva Johansson is coming to Bangladesh on a two-day visit today to advance legal migration from Bangladesh -- one of the four countries included in the European Union’s Talent Partnership.

November 7, 2022
November 7, 2022

1971 Genocide: US resolution a new journey towards truth

The introduction of the resolution to the US House of Representatives urging recognition of Pakistan’s genocide against the Bangalees marks the start of a new journey towards truth, justice, and correcting global narratives on Bangladesh’s Liberation War, according to researchers.

November 6, 2022
November 6, 2022

Tashkent wants Dhaka to buy fertiliser plants there

Bangladesh has received an offer from Uzbekistan of buying two fertiliser factories there and produce fertiliser as Dhaka seeks to ensure long-term fertiliser security for boosting food production.

November 5, 2022
November 5, 2022

‘Make childhood playful’

When he was young, teachers used to tell him off for being “too playful”. Despite getting good grades in school, he was considered not ready to be made a class prefect.

November 2, 2022
November 2, 2022

Hold traffickers accountable

Washington has pressed Dhaka for holding human traffickers accountable for their crimes and supporting trafficking survivors.

October 24, 2022
October 24, 2022

PM to visit Japan on Nov 29-30

Prime Minister Sheikh Hasina will visit Japan from November 29-30.

October 9, 2022
October 9, 2022

The bridge that opened doors

Mahmud Hasan Jewel could never think of doing business or getting a job in Pirojpur Sadar before the bridge over the Kocha river was built.

October 6, 2022
October 6, 2022

Brunei keen on migrants, Bangladesh want oil

Brunei wants to hire Bangladeshi workers only under a government-to-government arrangement to streamline the recruitment process, which has been plagued with irregularities for years.

October 3, 2022
October 3, 2022

US watching processes to free, fair polls

Out of the five largest economies in the world today, three -- China (2), Japan (3) and India (5) -- are in Asia.Out of the five largest economies in the world today, three -- China (2), Japan (3) and India (5) -- are in Asia. The robust economic growth of Asian giants, China in particular, is rapidly reshaping the global distribution of power.