Dhaka-Sharjah Biman flight from Jan 25

For the first time, Biman Bangladesh Airlines will operate direct flights on the Dhaka-Sharjah-Dhaka route from January 25.

14h ago| Migration

Malaysia recruitment: All legal agents can now send workers

All authorised recruiting agencies will get opportunities to send workers to Malaysia, said Expatriates’ Welfare Minister Imran Ahmad.

Australia offers visa fee refund to lure international workers, students

Australia's government will refund visa application cost to students and temporary workers who want to go to the country.

1w ago| Migration

Regular migration to greece: Doors open next month

Migrant workers from Bangladesh may soon be able to go to Greece by legal means as the two countries are expected to sign a Memorandum of Understanding in this regard next month.

1w ago| Travel advisory

Covid surge in India: 7-day mandatory home quarantine for international passengers from Jan 11

Amid Omicron-driven surge in Covid-19 cases, India today announced revised and more stringent guidelines for international passengers under which they will have to undergo mandatory home quarantine...

‘All for nothing’

It took Habibur Rahman around two weeks of hectic journey to enter Greece from Turkey via an illegal route back in July 2020.

Recruiting Agency: Service charge must not cross Tk 10,000

The service charge taken by recruiting agencies in Bangladesh to send workers to Malaysia should not exceed Tk 10,000, said Bureau of Manpower, Employment and Training (BMET) Director General...

3w ago| Airlines & more

Reduce air fare for expats

Bangladesh Expatriate Rights Council has demanded that the air fare be reduced for the expatriates flying to the Middle-Eastern countries with jobs.

3w ago| Migration

Female Migrant Workers: Over half return with shattered dreams

Some 55 percent of 323 female migrant workers’ return to the country was either unexpected or forced, says a study by the Bangladesh Institute of Labour Studies.