Manufacture

Abul Khair Group

From a grocery store to the helm of industries

Abul Khair Group is one of the leading industrial conglomerates in the country. Abul Khair started business with a modest grocery shop. After his death, his successors have taken the business to even ...

From a grocery store to the helm of industries

A job at Samsung factory changes lives for 8 transgenders

Eight transgender people now work for Samsung Fair Electronics in Narsingdi. They are working as security guards at the main gates, assisting in office work, cooking in the canteen and housekeeping.

A job at Samsung factory changes lives for 8 transgenders

Boeing production problem found in undelivered 787 Dreamliners

The Federal Aviation Administration (FAA) said late on Monday that some undelivered Boeing 787 Dreamliners have a new manufacturing quality issue

A Singapore Airlines Airbus A330-300 plane takes off behind a Boeing 787-10 Dreamliner at Changi Airport in Singapore 28 March 2018.

Environment Pollution

No risk management despite rise in e-waste

Some 400,000 tonnes of electrical and electronics waste was produced in Bangladesh in 2018. Only three per cent of it was recycled with the remaining 97 per cent being dumped.

The government has no specific updated data on how much e-waste is produced, destroyed and mixed with soil in Bangladesh every year.

Bangladesh can earn $2b more exporting non-cotton products: BGMEA chief

Bangladesh Garment Manufacturers and Exporters Association (BGMEA) president Faruque Hassan on Tuesday said Bangladesh can add at least US dollar 2 billion in its export earnings annually by grabbing ...

Bangladesh can earn $2b more exporting non-cotton products: BGMEA chief

An engineer, break-dancer and a nomad

Nadir Hossain's resume indicates just how much the job sector has changed abroad

An engineer, break-dancer and a nomad

Volkswagen sees strong rebound after 'containing' COVID

Volkswagen expects deliveries, revenues and margins to rebound strongly this year as the coronavirus pandemic eases, after an almost halving in profits in 2020 that was still better than the German ...

Volkswagen sees strong rebound after 'containing' COVID

BGMEA polls: One side heavy with minister, mayor, MPs

If everything goes right, a competitive election will be held on 4 April after eight long years. Leaders of two major coalitions, Sammilita Parishad and Forum, have already started campaigning. ...

BGMEA polls: One side heavy with minister, mayor, MPs

Electronics manufacturers demand local industry protective import policy

Bangladesh Refrigerator Manufacturers and Exporters Association (BRMEA) requested the government to make the import policy friendly for the fastest growing local electronics and hi-tech products ...

Electronics manufacturers demand local industry protective import policy
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