• Tuesday, Oct 26, 2021
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Survey: 1 in 3 female expats physically...

Survey: 1 in 3 female expats physically...

Labour

Sat, Oct 9 2021

More than half or 52% face mental abuse, and about a tenth of them (11%) are subjected to sexual...

10 Bangladeshis depart for UAE

10 Bangladeshis depart for UAE

Coronavirus

Wed, Sep 29 2021

Another flight to leave Dhaka early Thursday

Bangladeshi migrant worker killed in...

Bangladeshi killed in Saudi crane...

Bangladesh

Sun, Sep 26 2021

The incident took place on Saturday

Bangladeshi man dies in crane accident...

Bangladeshi dies in Malaysia crane...

South-East Asia

Sun, Sep 5 2021

Twenty-two-year old migrant worker from Faridpur killed in a workplace accident

Standard Chartered, Brac to develop...

SCB, Brac to develop returnee migrants...

Business

Mon, Jul 26 2021

According to the Ministry of Expatriates’ Welfare and Overseas Employment, more than 400,000 migrants...

Bangladeshi expats can now use 'Surokkha'...

Expats can register on Surokkha for...

Bangladesh

Mon, Jul 5 2021

Migrant workers can use their passports instead of NID cards for registration

Brac, Bangla Trac sign MoU to promote...

Brac, Bangla Trac sign MoU to promote...

Migration

Tue, Jun 29 2021

App will help prevent exploitation of migrant workers

Chinese couple arrested in Italy for...

Chinese couple arrested for exploiting...

World

Sat, Jun 12 2021

Italian authorities seized assets worth 522,883 euros from the couple  

Govt to pay quarantine rent for Saudi...

Govt to pay quarantine rent for Saudi...

Migration

Sat, May 29 2021

Each of the workers will be given Tk20,000-25,000

Special flights with 5 countries allowed...

Special flights with 5 countries allowed...

Bangladesh

Thu, Apr 15 2021

The government has decided to send migrant workers with valid work visas abroad on special flights amid...

‘Lack of actual data can be barrier...

‘Lack of actual data halts returnee...

Bangladesh

Tue, Apr 6 2021

‘It will be helpful for returnee migrants if we can loan them money for small business ventures,’...

Expat minister: Initiatives for migrant...

Expat minister: Initiatives for migrant...

Migration

Tue, Mar 9 2021

About half a million Bangladeshis seek overseas employment every year

IOM: Unemployment of returning migrants...

IOM: Unemployment of returning migrants...

Migration

Tue, Mar 9 2021

A total of 1,584 respondents, including 875 international return migrants and 709 internal return migrants,...

Remittance: Why was it the highest amid...

Remittance: Why was it the highest amid...

Business

Sun, Jan 17 2021

World Bank projects remittance inflows to Bangladesh at $20 billion in 2020

‘Bangladesh’s labour migration sector...

'BD labour migration needs...

Migration

Fri, Jan 15 2021

'The migrant workers sent more than $20 billion in remittance in the last six months of 2020 even...

5 Bangladeshis to return home after...

5 Bangladeshis to return home after...

Migration

Sat, Jan 9 2021

They are scheduled to arrive at Hazrat Shahjalal International Airport at 7:20am on Sunday

Dhaka asks Kuala Lumpur to take Bangladeshi...

Dhaka asks KL to take Bangladeshi workers...

Foreign Affairs

Fri, Jan 8 2021

Newly appointed Malaysian High Commissioner to Bangladesh Hazanah Md Hasim met with State Minister for...

PM Hasina to migrant workers: Get prepared...

‘Get prepared before going abroad’

Bangladesh

Wed, Jan 6 2021

Prime Minister Sheikh Hasina directed the concerned ministries and organizations to strengthen their...

2020 in review: Migration one of the...

Migration one of the worst-hit...

Migration

Thu, Dec 31 2020

Around 400,000 migrant workers returned home this year, which is four times higher than the usual number...

International Migrants Day being...

International Migrants Day being...

Bangladesh

Fri, Dec 18 2020

The government has taken an initiative to send an average of 1,000 workers a year from each upazila...

Dhaka seeks Qatar's urgent step to help...

Dhaka seeks Qatar’s help over Bangladeshis...

Bangladesh

Tue, Dec 1 2020

During the meeting, the two sides discussed various issues pertaining to the interest of the expatriate...