IOCs get waiver of VAT on service import

April 29, 2014

The National Board of Revenue has exempted the international oil companies from paying value-added tax on import of services mainly consultancy services for exploration and production of oil and gas, NBR officials said. They said the facility was offered to facilitate the exploration and production activities by the IOCs in the country in line with the production sharing contracts Read more

Huge audience enjoy films on Pahela Phalgun

February 15, 2014

Bfsm Film Festival
Huge audience enjoy films on Pahela Phalgun
Huge audience enjoy films on Pahela Phalgun=A jam-packed audience enjoyed a Satyajit Ray classic and three other local independent films screened on Thursday at the National Art Gallery auditorium of Bangladesh Shilpakala Academy.
Since the day was Pahela Phalgun visitors, in colourful attires, watched the films including Ray’s Pather Panchali, Morshedul Islam’s short film Agami, Tareque and Catherine Musud directed documentary Muktir Gaan and Read more

Friends, family remember Mahmud-un-Nabi

December 21, 2013

Friends, family remember Mahmud-un-Nabi=A hall full of audience enjoyed the evergreen romantic songs of yesteryears of the late eminent singer Mahmud-un-Nabi in a commemorative programme at the TSC auditorium on Thursday.
The programme was organised by Bishwa Kalakendra to celebrate and observe the late singer’s 77th birth anniversary
and 23rd death anniversary.
Mahmud-un-Nabi was Read more

Dance show presents tales of ordinary people

December 20, 2013

Dance show presents tales of ordinary people=Tales of the common people have been depicted through dance by the artistes of Shadhona at the Berlin Hall of Goethe Institut in
Dhanmondi on Tuesday.
Organsied jointly by the Institut and popular local dance troupe Shadhona, the dance production titled A Piece for You Dhaka was choreographed by German choreographer Thomas Leeman. The production is an outcome Read more

Falling trend in CO2 emissions

November 1, 2013

Global emissions of carbon dioxide may be showing the first signs of a “permanent slowdown” in the rate of increase. According to a new report, emissions in 2012 increased at less than half the average over the past decade, reports BBC. Key factors included the shift to shale gas for energy in the US while China increased its use of hydropower by 23%. However the use of cheap coal continues Read more

Changing the world, byte by byte

September 13, 2013

Sabhanaz rashid diya and saadat qadri
In the 1970s and 80s, the most prestigious job that a recent university graduate could attain was one in public service. This was true of Dhaka, of Milan, or of New York City. The ‘baby-boomers’, as that generation is known, were generally looking for stable, well-paying jobs with a decent pension. And once a graduate attained such a job, they were likely to hold on to that job for the rest of their Read more

Test Posting

September 11, 2013

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Test Posting

September 11, 2013

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Test Posting

September 11, 2013

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