First group of workers from Bangladesh arrives in Malaysia
They will be employed in the manufacturing sector.
IMF says ready to support Bangladesh after loan request
Bangladesh's economy has been one of the fastest-growing in the world for years, but rising energy and food prices because of the Russia-Ukraine war have inflated its import bill and the current account deficit.
IMF says Bangladesh seeks loan under fund's resilience trust
Bangladesh's US$416 billion economy is the first in Asia to put such a request forward to the Washington-based lender as it seeks to ramp up its attention on how to mitigate the impact of climate change.
Fears of waterborne disease rise in Bangladesh as floods recede
More than 4.5 million people have been stranded and 68 people killed in Bangladesh, 46 in the worst flooding in the Sylhet region in the northeast for more than 100 years.
Health concerns emerge in Bangladesh as flood waters recede
More than 4.5 million people have been stranded and 42 people have been killed in the worst flooding in the Sylhet region in the northeast in more than 100 years.
Bangladesh tries to secure wheat from Russia as India stops exports, sources say
The supply deal with Russia, the world's biggest wheat exporter, could help Dhaka in meeting its needs below the elevated global prices Wv1, industry officials say.
26 more dead in India monsoon fury, waters recede in Bangladesh
Floods are a regular menace in India and Bangladesh, but experts say climate change is increasing their frequency, ferocity and unpredictability for the two countries' 1.6 billion people.
59 dead, millions stranded as floods hit Bangladesh, India
Relentless downpours over the past week have inundated vast stretches of Bangladesh's northeast, with troops deployed to evacuate households cut off from neighbouring communities.
5 killed, at least 100 injured in Bangladesh depot fire
Of the injured, some 20 people were in critical condition with burns covering between 60 to 90% of their bodies.
Bangladesh detains 450 Rohingya celebrating Eid on beach
The detained Rohingya included refugees as young as 13 years old.
Bangladesh arrests Rohingya cleric over murder of activist
The Arakan Rohingya Salvation Army saw Mohib Ullah as threatening their place as the sole voice representing the Rohingya, his colleagues and rights activists say.
Rights group warns govt against deporting former Bangladesh diplomat
Lawyers for Liberty says Mohammmed Khairuzzaman should be released from custody and accorded the protection to which he is entitled as a political refugee.