20 lakh youths to get IT trainings by 2021

October 15 2018 | TW News Correspondent


State Minister for Information and Communication Technology (ICT) Zunaid Ahmed Palak said IT related trainings will be provided to two lakh youths of the country by the year 2021.

The state minister made the remarks while addressing as chief guest at a program to inaugurate a siz-storey building in Gol-E-Afroz Gove...

e-filing in ERD-IMED most, foreign affairs-PMO reluctant

October 08 2018 | TW News Correspondent

Economic Relations Department (ERD), Implementation Monitoring and Evaluation Division (IMED) and the Ministry of Agriculture have topped the list for ensuring maximum use of e-filing among all the government offices in the month of September.

E-filing is a digital means of using technology to ease the process of government office works. The government encourages the m...

Digital Security Bill gets President’s assent

October 08 2018 | TW News Correspondent

President Abdul Hamid has signed the Digital Security Bill into law.


His Press Secretary Joynal Abedin has confirmed the assent of the president on Monday’s afternoon.


Earlier on September 19, the parliament passed the Digital Security Bill 2018 keeping the much criticized Section 32 amid concerns and objections from journalist community...

2 held for ‘seditious propaganda’ thru Youtube

October 08 2018 | TW News Correspondent

Members of Rapid Action Battalion (RAB-1) detained a Shibir activist and his aide from Dhaka’s Uttar area on Friday night (Oct 5) for spreading seditious contents through a Youtube channel.


Huge Employment Opportunities in Bangabandhu Hi-Tech City

September 26 2018 | TW News Correspondent

Bangladesh Hi-Tech Park Authority has allocated plots for nine companies at the Industrial Zone of Bangabandhu Hi-Tech Park City in Kaliakoir, Gazipur. These companies are to invest $140 million in Hi-Tech City and employment opportunities will be created for around 25 thousand people.   

On Tuesday, September 25, a program titled ‘Land Allocation Signing Ceremony of Bangabandhu Hi...

‘Make Your Children Suitable for Digital Age’

September 25 2018 | TW News Correspondent

Post, Telecommunication and ICT Minister Mustafa Jabbar said- The nation that couldn’t take part in any of the three industrial revolutions is leading today globally in digital industrial revolution as being a backward nation despite lagging behind for 324 years. Today, international community considers Bangladesh a potential country.

Technology will take human beings to an incredible stage. Aiming to...

‘Natore to be Country’s Northern Hub of ICT’

September 23 2018 | TW News Correspondent

ICT State Minister Zunaid Ahmed Palak said- Our current government is working on ensuring ICT based employment in country. Considering this, country’s first ‘Sheikh Kamal IT Training and Incubation Center’ has been established in Natore. Trainees from country’s different northern districts already started earning getting trained from the training center. In future, Natore will be the Northern Hub of ICT sector,...

Palak Lays Hi-Tech Park Foundation Stones at Singra

September 20 2018 | TW News Correspondent

ICT State Minister Zunaid Ahmed Palak has laid Hi-Tech Park foundation stones at Singra in Natore on Wednesday, September 19. Around 5 thousand employment opportunities will be created at Singra Hi-Tech Park, as Palak said after laying the foundation stones of the park.

He also said- Project to establish Incubation Center, Technical Training Center and Technical Schools and Colleges in Singra already got start...

‘All unions to be brought under high speed internet connectivity by 2019’

September 15 2018 | TW News Correspondent

Country’s all unions would be brought under high speed internet connectivity by 2019 through fiber optic cable lines, as said Post, Telecommunications and ICT Minister Mustafa Jabbar .

“Excepting 772 unions of remote areas all unions of the country will come under high speed internet connectivity by December this year and the rest will be by 2019, he told a concludi...