1d ago| Embassy & more

‘Bangladesh Festival’ celebrated in Greece

‘Bangladesh Festival 2021’ was celebrated in Greece with attendance of expatriates and diplomats.

1d ago| Travel advisory

No quarantine for vaccinated travellers except from 13 countries: CAAB

No quarantine will be needed for vaccinated travellers coming from anywhere across the globe, except from 13 countries, Civil Aviation Authority of Bangladesh (CAAB) said its updated guideline...

2d ago| Manpower fraud

Female returnee workers: Abused there, stigmatised here

Afroza Begum (not her real name) worked for three-and-a-half-years as a domestic help in Saudi Arabia.

2w ago| Migration

Migrant Jailed for 20yrs: BD mission files appeal before Saudi court

The Bangladesh mission in Jeddah yesterday filed an appeal before a Saudi court on behalf of Bangladeshi migrant worker Abul Bashar, who was sentenced to 20 years in jail for carrying illegal...

2w ago| Airlines & more

21 Bangladesh-India flights from next week: CAAB chief

The number of weekly flights between Bangladesh and India under the air bubble arrangement will be increased from seven to 21 starting next week.

2w ago| Airlines & more

Air Ticketing Fraud: Firm swindles Tk 50cr from customers

Travel agent Musa Mia Sagar bought 100 Dhaka-Dubai air tickets for Tk 40.14 lakh from airline ticketing company at a discount between March 3 and April 24.

2w ago| Airlines & more

Vietnam interested to start Dhaka-Hanoi flights

Vietnam yesterday expressed its interest to launch direct flights between Hanoi and Dhaka.

2w ago| Travel advisory

Tech-based Hajj management in 2022: State Minister

Hajj management in 2022 will largely depend on technology while the government will provide necessary training on this to Hajj pilgrims and those concerned, State Minister for Religious Affairs, Md...

3w ago| Airlines & more

Romanian billionaire, seven others die in plane crash near Milan

A light aircraft piloted by Romanian billionaire Dan Petrescu crashed into an empty office building near Milan on Sunday, killing him, his wife and their son, and all five others aboard, Italian...