former Bangladesh Army Chief General Aziz Ahmed

US Sanctions Against Former Army Chief Aziz Ahmed

The United States has imposed sanctions on former Bangladesh Army Chief General Aziz Ahmed, citing significant corruption charges. The sanctions, announced by US State Department spokesman Matthew Miller, render Aziz Ahmed and his family members ineligible to enter the United States. This move underscores the US commitment to supporting

Canada's Indo-Pacific Strategy and Trade Relations with Bangladesh

In a significant step towards strengthening economic ties between Canada and Bangladesh, Paul Thoppil, Canada's Indo-Pacific Trade Representative, recently arrived in Dhaka. His visit, warmly welcomed by the Bangladesh Ministry of Foreign Affairs Director General Khandker Masudul Alam and Canada’s High Commissioner Dr. Lilly Nicolls, aims to enhance commercial relations as part of Canada’s Indo-Pacific Strategy. This report outlines the key reasons for choosing Bangladesh as a strategic trade partner and highlights the potential benefits for both nations. Strategic Importance

Bangladesh's Babar Ali conquered Everest

Chittagong, Bangladesh – Dr. Babar Ali, a resident of Hathajari in the Chittagong district, has achieved the extraordinary feat of summiting Mount Everest, the highest peak in the world. On Sunday, May 19, at 8:45 am Bangladesh time, Babar Ali touched the summit, becoming the sixth Bangladeshi to hoist the national flag on the Everest peak. Babar Ali's ascent marks a significant milestone, as he is the first Bangladeshi in eleven years to accomplish this feat. His journey was organized by Vertical Dreamers, an organization dedicated to supporting high-altitude mountaineering endeavors.