Tourism

Sundarbans set to reopen for tourists 1 Sept

After nearly five months of closure due to the Covid restrictions, the forest department is reopening the Sundarbans, the world's largest mangrove forest and a Unesco World Heritage Site, on 1 ...

A herd of deer in the Sundarbans

PM Hasina inaugurates Cox's Bazar Airport’s runway upgradation work

On completion, the new 10,700-foot runway will allow much larger and wider aircrafts like Boeing 777-300ER, Boeing 747-400 to use the airport, paving the way for the smooth operation of international ...

Prime minister Sheikh Hasina addresses a programme joining virtually from her Gonobhaban residence Dhaka

Dark days for tourism in the City of Light

Few tourists are gazing at the Mona Lisa or wandering the streets of Paris this summer, dashing hopes that the top tourist destination would see brighter days after last year's pandemic-linked ...

Dark days for tourism in the City of Light

Tourism counts Tk 2.5 billion in losses over Eid

Government and private tourism establishments estimate that this Eid the losses have crossed Tk 2.5 billion

Patenga seaside wears a vacant look duing the restrictions for coronavirus this Eid. 21 July 2021

Bezos and crewmates prepare for inaugural Blue Origin space flight

The suborbital launch from a site in the high desert plains of West Texas marks a crucial test for Blue Origin's New Shepard spacecraft, a 60-foot-tall (18.3 metre) and fully autonomous ...

Bezos and crewmates prepare for inaugural Blue Origin space flight

Heritage

Kansat Raja's mango grove

The mango grove has other unfamiliar varieties including nawabpachhand, amritabhog, brindabani, kalimegha, golapbas, kejurkainja, jalibandha, multani, kanchamitha and others which are very tasty

Kansat Raja's mango grove

CMSME sector

Small enterprises in big trouble

A survey report finds that 26-75 per cent of CMSMEs are affected by one way or another because of the pandemic. Among them, 97 per cent have curtailed their production capacity

Small enterprises in big trouble

Fast vaccination for global tourism recovery stressed

Speakers at a webinar emphasised the need of fast vaccination and urged all nations to work side by side to fight the on-going coronavirus pandemic for the recovery of global tourism.

Fast vaccination for global tourism recovery stressed

Over twenty horses starve to death in Cox's Bazar

More than 20 horses have died of starvation in just one month at Bangladesh's most popular resort district, the animals' owners said Sunday, as the country's tourism industry reels from the ...

Over twenty horses starve to death in Cox's Bazar
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