Amend Tobacco Control Law at the Earliest: ATMA Demands

To curb tobacco-related deaths and other losses, the government must finalize the draft amendment at the earliest possible time. Anti-Tobacco Media Alliance (ATMA) demands this today (18 January 2022, Wednesday) during a meeting that took place at BMA Bhaban of the capital. The Alliance of media personnel also urged the policymakers not to succumb to… Continue reading Amend Tobacco Control Law at the Earliest: ATMA Demands

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‘Knowledgevale’ inaugurated

‘Knowledgevale’ started its operation at Banani as a co-working place for young entrepreneurs, students, freelancers and startup companies. The inauguration of the organization was announced today on Sunday (January 15) at 54Kemal Ataturk Avenue (3rdFloor), Banani, Dhaka. Knowledgevale Director Mr. Akib Arafat Khan inaugurated it. While inaugurating the ‘Knowledgevale’ Akib Arafat Khan said that Bangladesh… Continue reading ‘Knowledgevale’ inaugurated

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Padma Bank to Collaborate with Bangladesh Bank to Increase Food Production

Padma Bank Limited will provide loans at 4 percent interest to increase production in the agricultural sector as well as ensuring food security for the country. This loan will be given under the fund titled “5000 crore refinancing scheme for agriculture sector to ensure food security of the country” formed by Bangladesh Bank. Recently, Padma… Continue reading Padma Bank to Collaborate with Bangladesh Bank to Increase Food Production

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Strengthening of TC Law a Must to Prevent Tobacco Deaths

S M Rezaul Karim, Minister of Fisheries and Livestock of Bangladesh, said, the initiative to amend tobacco control law is a timely one. His ministry stands beside the Health Ministry full support. The minister said this today (11 January) during a meeting with a delegation from PROGGA (Knowledge for Progress) and Anti-tobacco Media Alliance (ATMA)… Continue reading Strengthening of TC Law a Must to Prevent Tobacco Deaths

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Padma Bank and ICAB sign MoU on Documents Verification System

Padma Bank and The Institute of Chartered Accountants of Bangladesh (ICAB) signed a memorandum of understanding (MoU) on Documents Verification System (DVS). Under this MoU, the bank will get the opportunity to verify the updated audit report and audited financial statements submitted by the loan applicant. Besides, there is also an opportunity to verify the… Continue reading Padma Bank and ICAB sign MoU on Documents Verification System

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BCC will organize a Job Fair for Persons with disabilities on January 7

The Bangladesh Computer Council (BCC) of the ICT Division of Bangladesh is going to organize a Job Fair for the employment of specially-abled persons or persons with disabilities. Meanwhile, the submission of the resume/CV of the job candidates who are willing to participate in the fair has been started. The Job fair will be organized… Continue reading BCC will organize a Job Fair for Persons with disabilities on January 7

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Padma Bank Inaugurates its Uttara-6 Sub-Branch

Padma Bank Limited inaugurated the Uttara-6 Sub-Branch to make financial transactions easier for Uttara residents. It will be operated under the Uttara Branch. All types of banking services, including opening of bank accounts, cash deposits and withdrawals, check book and pay order issue, clearing checks and pay order deposits, deposit and loan facilities, real-time online… Continue reading Padma Bank Inaugurates its Uttara-6 Sub-Branch

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One of the most powerful tools of education is ICT

The “Startup Compass” campaign is being organized by the Innovation Design and Entrepreneurship Academy (iDEA) Project of Bangladesh Computer Council (BCC) under the ICT Division to find potential entrepreneurs from the country. To inspire young startups, the iDEA Project organized the inaugural program of the campaign at the campus of Daffodil International University (DIU) located… Continue reading One of the most powerful tools of education is ICT

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Tobacco Impediment to Attaining SDGs TC Law Must Be Strengthened

Tobacco has emerged as a major impediment to attaining Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs). To meet the SDG targets by 2030, there is no alternative to amending and strengthening the tobacco control law. This has been suggested today (27 December 2022, Tuesday) in a virtual discussion, attended by experts and tobacco control advocates, jointly organized by… Continue reading Tobacco Impediment to Attaining SDGs TC Law Must Be Strengthened

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Padma Bank Limited inaugurated the updated core banking system

Padma Bank Limited has upgraded its core banking system to FloraBank in order to provide its customers with safe and quick banking services. Padma Bank Limited has entered the fully digital world by migrating this new core banking solution to FloraBank. On Monday, December 26, Managing Director and Chief Executive Officer of Padma Bank Limited,… Continue reading Padma Bank Limited inaugurated the updated core banking system

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