Registration for the NASA Space Apps Challenge 2021 Begins Today

July 28 2021 | TW News Correspondent

BASIS along with BASIS Students' Forum has organized consecutively for the 7th time NASA Space Apps Challenge 2021. This year Bangladesh University Grants Commission will provide support for the first time.

NASA Space Apps Challenge is an international mass collaboration f...

IBBL Dhaka Central Zone Holds Business Conference

July 18 2021 | TW News Correspondent

Dhaka Central Zone of Islami Bank Bangladesh Limited organized Business Development Conference on 13 July 2021 at virtual platform. Mohammed Monirul Moula, Managing Director and CEO of the bank addressed the program as chief guest. Muhammad Qaisar Ali, Additional Managing Director of the bank addresse...

IBBL Sylhet Zone holds Shari‘ah Webinar

July 11 2021 | TW News Correspondent

Islami Bank Bangladesh Limited Sylhet Zone organized webinar on ‘Compliance of Shari‘ah in banking operations’ on Saturday, 10 July 2021. Dr. Mohammad Saleh Jahur, Director of the bank addressed the webinar as chief gues...

Paperfly Signs Agreement with Digicon

June 20 2021 | TW News Correspondent

Paperfly, the strongest doorstep logistics delivery network of the country recently onboarded leading Customer Service Outsourcing Organization Digicon Technologies to...

Shahajatri: A Name to Count on and Trust

May 30 2021 | TW News Correspondent

Shahajatri means companion in Bengali. In the fast-moving world, where the last thing anyone else cares about is your mental health, a companion is what you search for. You might hear this sentence a lot: “You have no reason to be depressed.” Or maybe: “Well you don’t look anxious.” And of course, the worst of all, “You are lying. You are ju...

Expansive Fiscal Policy and Decentralization of Health Care are Essential

May 27 2021 | TW News Correspondent

The Governance Policy Explore Center (GPEC), a research organization, has organized a zoom webinar and a pre-budget discussion session on the upcoming budget of the financial year 2021-22 in the capital last evening. The talks focused on several issues, including the need to reduce deficit financing due to Covi...

India Bans TikTok, WeChat And Dozens More Chinese Apps

July 04 2020 | TW News Correspondent

India's government has banned TikTok and dozens more Chinese-made apps it says are a danger to the country.

In a statement, it said the apps were "prejudicial to sovereignty and integrity of India, defence of India, security of state and public order".

In total, 59...

Facebook Launches Third-Party Fact-Checking In Bangladesh

July 02 2020 | TW News Correspondent

Facebook announced the launch of its third-party fact-checking program today in Bangladesh as part of its ongoing efforts to reduce the spread of misinformation and improve the quality of news people find online. Facebook will partner with BOOM, which has been certified by the Poynter Institute's non-partisan International Fact Checking Network.

Starting today, BOOM will review and rate the accura...

Prime Bank and e-CAB partner for financing to e-commerce entrepreneurs

June 26 2020 | TW News Correspondent

Prime Bank Limited and e-Commerce Association of Bangladesh (e-CAB) have joined hands to facilitate financing for e-commerce entrepreneurs.

The partnership titled “Prime Bank-e-CAB Alliance for e-Commerce-MSME Financing Solution” will enable easy access to finance to e-commerce companies as they strive for market expansion locally and globally. It will be...