Tomorrow, a 3D film by Bangladeshi animators

Ratul Hasan, 6, lives on St. Martin’s Island, the southernmost point of Bangladesh. On a nighttime magical journey with “the Old Man of the Winds,” Ratul sees two kinds of possible future for his country and the world — one bleak and one bright. In the bleak future, he sees lands inundated by rising waters, […]

How this Bangladeshi Agri-tech startup manages investor for farmers – Tech Observer

How this Bangladeshi Agri-tech startup manages investor for farmers – Tech Observer

Dhaka — The ifarmer is an agricultural fintech company that uses technology in the financial sector. The company started its journey with the aim of making the financing and supply process easily available in the agricultural sector of Bangladesh. There are about 20 million small-scale farmers in Bangladesh who do not have access to credit or […]

Bangladeshi farmers eye increasing vegetable exports

Bangladeshi farmers eye increasing vegetable exports

The cost of yielding vegetables is high in many other countries, making it more convenient for those nations to import from Bangladesh Bangladesh has witnessed a boom in vegetable exports, worth $180 million until April of the current fiscal year compared to $164 million until the same month last fiscal year, according to the Ministry […]

Bangladeshi immigrant rising through American literary world

Tanisha Israt Siddiqui | Published: May 27, 2021 15:28:09 | Updated: May 27, 2021 22:00:13 Many people from the third world made their mark in America in different fields. Yet, how many of them have left a remarkably grasping influence into the very heart of ‘white-British-dominated’ English literature in the United States of America? The […]

Europe to soon feast on luscious Bangladeshi mangoes

Europe to soon feast on luscious Bangladeshi mangoes

Mango has been cultivated in more than 5,000 orchards in Satkhira this season with a production target of 40,000 tons Dhaka Tribune Some 4,000kg of Himsagar have been sent to Italy, France and London under a special project called SaFal  The supple flesh and intense flavour of the luscious mango from Bangladesh’s Satkhira district are […]

Europe to soon feast on luscious Bangladeshi mangoes

Europe to soon feast on luscious  Bangladeshi mangoes

The supple flesh and intense flavour of the luscious mango from Bangladesh’s Satkhira district are all set to drive Europeans mad.   Yes, the beginning of mango exports from Bangladesh for the 2021 season has finally started, with the first consignment of the Himsagar variety leaving for three European countries on Friday.   Some 4,000 […]

Bill to open up to sympathetic Bangladeshi online media instead of Oprah

Development in Bangladesh: A most pleasant surprise

“She forced me to take weeklong vacations with an ex-girlfriend. She forced me to spend days on the beach with my ex.” These are the first words we get from a snippet of an exclusive interview that a billionaire recluse gave to renowned Bangladeshi online media Awakening24bd.com.  For all latest news, follow The Daily Star’s […]

Top Bangladeshi Milk and Dairy Companies, Brands

Top Bangladeshi Milk and Dairy Companies, Brands

The country’s milk demand has increased over the last decade, and currently, the total demand for milk is around 152.02 lakh tons annually. The good thing is that the country’s milk production has also been increased by three times over the past decade and now has the capacity to fulfill two-thirds of the total demand. […]

Study finds 47% returnee migrants in Bangladesh don’t have income source

Bangladeshi expatriate workers wait in a queue to give their samples for COVID-19 tests at a temporary isolation centre installed in Mohakhali’s DNCC market. The centre began collecting samples under the supervision of Dhaka district’s civil surgeon on Monday. Photo: Asif Mahmud Ove

Published on Friday, the study has revealed that 47.23 percent of the returnee migrants depend on family earnings, loans, and support of relatives as they do not have any income. BRAC Migration Programme conducted the survey from March to April 2021 to explore and analyse the socio-economic and psycho-social situation of returnee migrants after one […]