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  Volume: XXIV, Issue No. 19 May 16-31, 2015  


Denim Expo ends with fascinating jeans fashion show
-A Monitor Report Dhaka : The two-day Bangladesh Denim Expo ended in the capital with a fascinating fashion show staged by ramp models wearing various designs of jeans clothing. Shahriar Alam, State Minister for Foreign Affairs, concluded the expo at the Radisson Blu Water Garden Hotel on May 13 night anticipating that local denim producers will be able to increase Bangladesh global market share for jeans to US$ 7 billion from existing US$3.5 billion by 2021. The State Minister expressed . More...
EBL's co-branded corporate MasterCard for Robi
-A Monitor Report Dhaka : Eastern Bank Limited (EBL) will launch an EBL-Robi co-branded corporate card for Robi Axiata, a leading telecom operator of the country. It is basically a prepaid MasterCard with co-branded design and additional features. This was announced at a function held in a city hotel on May 11. Ali Reza Iftekhar, Managing Director and CEO, Hassan O. Rashid, Deputy Managing Director and Nazeem A Choudhury, Head of Consumer Banking from Eastern Bank Limited; Yap Wai Yip, CFO,. More...
DAM donates Tk 1m to Nepal quake victims
-A Monitor Report Dhaka : As a token of humanitarian assistance, Dhaka Ahsania Mission (DAM) donated one million taka towards the victims of Nepal's devastating earthquake which has claimed more than 7000 lives so far and caused immense sufferings to millions of others. The million taka cheque was handed over by Kazi Rafiqul Alam, President, DAM to Hari Kumar Shrestha, Ambassador of Nepal to Bangladesh, in a simple ceremony, held at the Embassy of Nepal in Dhaka on May 5. Expressing h. More...
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- Canada wants Dhaka-Toronto direct air link
- Dhaka Regency Celebrated the Enchanting Valentine?s Day
- Sheer Joy of Shakrain, the kite festival
- India aims to achieve 1pc share of global arrivals this year
- Abu Dhabi named among top 10 destinations in 2015
- China is number one source of international tourists
- West Bengal Tourism reaching out to int?l tourism sectors
- Over 550,000 tourists spent more than $900m in Turkey in 2014
- Homestay programme gives authentic Indian-Myanmar experience in a remote region
- Record 56.4m tourists flocked to NY in 2014
- Cox?s Bazar-Teknaf Marine Drive to be completed by next year
- Watch World Cup Cricket 2015 matches live at Dhaka Regency
- Kabab and Paratha Festival on at Khazana Gulshan
- Hotels in London report 8.3pc RevPAR Increase
- UCBL card holders to get free int?l SIMs from WOWtel
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