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HSBC facilitates social loan financing for Brac

Business Desk : dhakamirror.com In a recent program, the Hongkong and Shanghai Banking Corporation (HSBC) in Bangladesh facilitated social loan financing for brac. In accordance with the agreement, HSBC will provide money to BRAC in the amount of Tk 6.12 billion to carry out social development projects, said a press release. This is the country’s ... Read more

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Labour market resumes as Bangladesh sends 53 workers to Malaysia

News Desk : dhakamirror.com Bangladesh has started sending migrant workers to Malaysia again after a four-year pause. On Monday at 11:40 p.m., an AirAsia flight departed Dhaka for Kuala Lumpur carrying a total of 53 employees who were under the management of the recruitment firm Catharsis International. The AirAsia flight carrying the Bangladeshi workers landed ... Read more

Metropolitan

Fulbright scholarships to teach Bangla in US

News Desk : dhakamirror.com The United States Embassy in Dhaka announced a call for applications for the 2023-2024 Fulbright Foreign Language Teaching Assistant (FLTA) Program, according to a press release issued on Sunday. The Fulbright FLTA program provides scholarships for highly-motivated early career Bangladeshi educational professionals working in English language and other related fields – ... Read more

World

Biden tests positive for Covid, but is ‘keeping busy’

News Desk : dhakamirror.com US President Joe Biden has tested positive for COVID-19, is experiencing “very mild symptoms” and will continue to carry out his duties the White House has said. Biden, 79, who will isolate at the White House, has been in contact with members of staff and will participate in planned meetings, the ... Read more

Sports

Zim clinch ODI series

Sikandar Raza and skipper Regis Chakabva’s 201-run stand took Zimbabwe in the lead to seal the second ODI win by a commanding margin of five wickets in Harare on Sunday, resulting them braced their first ODI series win against Bangladesh since 2013. With two early dismissals, Hasan Mahmud gave the Tigers a strong start with ... Read more

Celebrity

Priyanka Chopra breaks down hearing the refugees’ stories

Entertainment Desk : dhakamirror.com Priyanka Chopra, a UNICEF goodwill ambassador, uploaded a video from her trip to Poland, where she met refugees from Ukraine who had to abandon their country because of the Russian invasion. She spent time with women and children, and posted information on social media about the biggest global refugee issue. In ... Read more

Entertainment

Beyoncé faces criticism for using an ableist slur on Renaissance, set to change song lyrics

Beyoncé, an American singer-songwriter who recently released her most recent album, “Renaissance,” has come under fire for using a phrase that has a derogatory, ableist connotation. People have called her out for it. In light of this, the 40-year-old has promised to alter the song’s controversial lyrics. According to reports, in the song “Heated,” she ... Read more

Art & Culture

Flowers and nature are depicted in watercolor at Kaya

Entertainment Desk : dhakamirror.com In an exhibition titled Watercolor currently taking place at the Galleri Kaya in Uttara in the capital, Bangladeshi artist Sarker Helal Uddin, who lives and works in Canada, has shown a variety of flowers, scenic beauty, urban life, nature, and other subjects. The show is Sarker Helal Uddin’s fifth solo watercolor ... Read more

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