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Wednesday, July 26, 2017

Two dock workers killed in an accident at the port

| By Chittagong bureau
Two workers were killed at the jetty of Chittagong port on Monday night.  The victims were identified as Khorshed Alam (51) and Atikur Rahman (55). Both the ill fated

Naf Tourism Park project progressing fast

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The planned Naf Tourism Park (Jaliardwip) is getting ready to welcome tourists from across the world next year as work on this world-class tourist spot in the middle of

Workshop on rice held in Chittagong

| By Chittagong bureau
Mayor of Chittagong City Corporation (CCC) A J M Nasir Uddin observed that nutrition rice is very important for healthy life. "We are losing our nutrition values from rice

Naf Tourism Park project progressing fast

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The planned Naf Tourism Park (Jaliardwip) is getting ready to welcome tourists from across the world next year as work on this world-class tourist spot in the middle of

Youth electrocuted in Chittagong

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 A youth was electrocuted in Shakpura Daruc-hunnat Senior Madrassa area under Boalkhali upazila of the district on Tuesday . The deceased was identified as Ariful Islam, 22, son of

Prominent AL leader Ishaq Mian passes away

| By Chittagong bureau
Eminent leader of ruling Awami League and a former lawmaker Ishaq Mian  died at Max Hospital in the port city Chittagong at 11.10 am on Monday. He has been
Prominent AL leader Ishaq Mian passes away

Ctg tax office buys boat

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The authorities of Chitt-agong Tax Zone-4 have bought a boat for its officials to commute through waist-deep water on streets during rains and tide.The people, coming to the office
Ctg tax office buys boat

Port city almost collapsed

| By Nazimuddin Shyamal
Chittagong has almost collapsed due to week-long incessant rains causing waist-deep water logging and on rush of flood during high tide at many places in the port city.  The
Port city almost collapsed

3 die in separate incidents in Ctg

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Three people died in separate incidents in the district. The deceased were identified as Masud Parven, 45, Aiyub Ali, 48, and Motiur Rahman, 32. Police said Masud died on

HSC pass rate falls in Chittagong

| By Chittagong bureau
The results of Higher Secondary Certificate (HSC) examination under Secondary and Higher Secondary Education Board, Chittagong published on Sunday  showed slight fall in pass rate than the previous year. 
HSC pass rate falls in Chittagong

CPA chief for Vietnam's investment in BD

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The Chairperson of CPA Executive Committee and Speaker, Dr Shirin Sharmin Chaudhury, on Sunday urged investors of Vietnam to invest at Exclusive Economic Zones (EEZs) in Bangladesh.Chairperson of the
CPA chief for Vietnam's investment in BD

Endless sufferings of port city people as rain continues for 6 days

| By Chittagong bureau
The non-stop raining is continuing for consecutive sixth day in Chittagong and adjoining districts including Cox's Bazar, Rangamati, Bandarban and Khagrachari.  The maximum low lying areas of the port
Endless sufferings of port city people as rain continues for 6 days

Illegal VOIP business going on in Chittagong

| By Nazimuddin Shyamal
The Voice over Internet Protocol (VOIP) business is rampant in the port city. At least 50 persons including top businessmen and business enterprises are allegedly involved with the illegal
Illegal VOIP business going on in Chittagong

Robber gang leader killed in gun fight

| By Chittagong bureau
 One alleged gang leader of robbers was killed in a gun fight between two rival groups at a remote hilly area at Chambol under Banshkhali in Chittagong on Saturday

Two drug traders get imprisonment in Ctg

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 A Chittagong court on Sunday sentenced two drug traders to different terms of rigorous imprisonment (RI) in a case filed for possessing and trading contraband Yaba tablets in 2016,

Deshbandhu Textile to set up RMG industry in UEPZ

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Deshbandhu Textile Mills Limited will invest US$53.77 million to establish a readymade garment industry in Uttara  Export Processing Zone (UEPZ). The local venture will produce 27.6 million pieces of

Mirsarai EZ to fetch $20-25b investment

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The government has progressed much with its countrywide economic zones plan and Mirsarai Economic Zone alone is expected to fetch US$ 20-25 billion real investment by 2030 ushering in
Mirsarai EZ to fetch $20-25b investment

PM to open August 1

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The Chittagong Customs House (CCH) has started releasing export-import consignments round the clock on experimental basis as the country's main seaport at Chittagong is set to launch 24-hour operation
PM to open August 1

Chittagong customs ready to remain open for 24 hours

| By Nazimuddin Shyamol
Chittagong Port, the prime sea port of the country is facing problems in clearing imported containers, particularly those imported by single importers, for the last three months because of
Chittagong customs ready to remain open for 24 hours

Youth killed in Ctg

| By Chittagong bureau
The miscreants killed one youth and left the body tied with a tree at Haidgaon village under Potia upazila in Chittagong.  Locals saw the body and called the police.

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