Saturday, April 20, 2024

Premier Cement Mills PLC obtains ICMAB ‘Gold Award’ for cement manufacturing

Business Desk : dhakamirror.com Once again, Premier Cement Mills PLC has taken home the Gold in the Cement Manufacturing category at the ICMAB Best Corporate Award 2021. Mohammed Amirul Haque, managing director of Premier Cement Mills PLC, received the award from Commerce Minister Tipu Munshi at a city hotel on 1 December.  Among others Federation ... Read more

IPDC Finance took home “gold” for ICMAB Best Corporate Award 2021

Business Desk : dhakamirror.com IPDC Finance was honored with the Gold Award in the NBFI category at the ICMAB Best Corporate Award 2021. The awards event took place on Thursday, December 1 at the Intercontinental Dhaka, said a press release issued in this regard. Commerce Minister Tipu Munshi handed over the awards to the recipients as ... Read more

Job festival kicks off at DIU

News Desk : dhakamirror.com A three-day long job festival started at Daffodil International University yesterday. DIU and UNDP’s FutureNation Project are jointly organising the event. State Minister for ICT Division Zunaid Ahmed Palak inaugurated the job fair as chief guest. DIU VC Prof M Lutfar Rahman; Van Guen, resident representative, UNDP Bangladesh; Prof SM Mahbub ... Read more

Kanye West’s Twitter account suspended after posting swastika

Entertainment Desk : dhakamirror.com Ye, formerly known as Kanye West, has been suspended from Twitter after posting an image of a swastika depicted inside a Star of David on Thursday night, Elon Musk announced. The musician’s account stated that it’s “suspended” for violating the social media site’s rules and all his previous activity was hidden ... Read more

Leonardo DiCaprio’s Miami party: 100 girls were underwearless

Entertainment Desk : dhakamirror.com Leonardo DiCaprio is currently enjoying a fantastic time aboard a yacht owned by a Swedish millionaire in Miami. Ernesto Bertarelli’s yacht Vava II is estimated to be worth over $150 million. It was where a big party was held in Miami on Wednesday night. DiCaprio is single The 48-year-old DiCaprio is ... Read more

Visually impaired job seekers want equal treatment

Sports Desk : dhakamirror.com A group of visually impaired job seekers yesterday asked that the government provide equitable public sector job chances for disabled people. They submitted three demands before today’s International Day of Persons with Disabilities 2022. The two other demands are: the government raising disability allowance to Tk 5,000 from Tk 850, and ... Read more

Best FIFA World Cup apps

Tech Desk : dhakamirror.com As more of our favorite teams advance from the group stage to the knockout rounds, the World Cup fever continues. However, it can be hard to acquire essential game updates when at work or on the road. Here are the top five apps for real-time match updates. These apps can be ... Read more

Car hits woman and drags her through DU campus, killing her

News Desk : dhakamirror.com The woman who was hit by a private car and dragged for several hundred yards on Dhaka University (DU) campus this afternoon died at Dhaka Medical College Hospital. She passed away around 4:30pm at DMCH, Masud Mia, an assistant sub-inspector of DMCH Police Outpost. The deceased was identified as Rubina Akther, ... Read more

Scaloni expresses gratitude to Bangladeshi supporters

Sports Desk : dhakamirror.com Lionel Scaloni, coach of the Argentina national team, expressed gratitude to the country’s fans for their support at this year’s World Cup in Qatar. In a pre-match press conference before Argentina’s round of 16 encounter against Australia, the 44-year-old also thanked Bangladeshi fans for their support of his squad. “The Argentine ... Read more

Agora, BD Recycle Technologies to work on solid-waste management 

Business Desk : dhakamirror.com Agora Limited has recently joined hands with BD Recycle Technologies Limited (BRTL) to work together with the goal of ensuring sustainable solid-waste management. A memorandum of understanding has been signed in this regard, where these two institutions will work towards environmental protection through modernisation of waste management, reads a press release. ... Read more

ICMAB Best Corporate Award goes to 65 firms

Business Desk : dhakamirror.com A total of 65 businesses were awarded the “Best Corporate Award 2021” by the Institute of Cost and Management Accountants of Bangladesh (ICMAB) for their efforts in establishing corporate governance. After examining each company’s annual report, the ICMAB presented them with honors Thursday night at a local hotel during its annual ... Read more

Somy Ali brands Salman Khan a ‘chauvinistic pig’ in her now-deleted post

Salman Khan and Somy Ali dated for over eight years, according to reports. Entertainment Desk : dhakamirror.com Somy Ali, a 1990s Bollywood model-actress, accused her ex-beau Salman Khan of physically abusing her. Somy called the Dabangg actor a “woman beater” and “male chauvinistic pig” in her now-deleted Instagram post. She posted a selfie with Salman ... Read more

International Travel & Tourism Expo from December 1

Business Desk : dhakamirror.com The first-ever Bangladesh International Travel and Tourism Expo BITTE, will open on December 1 in Dhaka for three days to promote of the country’s tourism industry and exposure to international visitors. The organiser of the expo, the Association of Travel Agents of Bangladesh (ATAB), organised a press conference in this regard ... Read more

Meghna Bank to avail mobile financial solution platform

Business Desk : dhakamirror.com Meghna Bank recently signed a tripartite agreement with ModeFinServer Private and Genex Infosys at the bank’s head office in Gulshan, Dhaka to avail a mobile financial solution platform from the former and provide logistics and localisation support from the latter.  Sohail RK Hussain, managing director of Meghna Bank, Amarnath Chowdhury, managing ... Read more

Singer-songwriter Christine McVie dies at 79

“She was genuinely one-of-a-kind, special and talented beyond measure,” the rock band said. Entertainment Desk : dhakamirror.com The English musician Christine McVie, whose smokey vocals and romantic lyrics helped Fleetwood Mac become a global phenomenon, died Wednesday, the band and her family confirmed on social media. She was 79. “There are no words to describe ... Read more

Argentina defeat Poland 2-0 to reach World Cup final 16

Lionel Messi’s Argentina finished top in Group C by defeating Poland, 2-0. Sports Desk : dhakamirror.com Argentina, led by Lionel Messi, defeated Poland, 2-0, in their final Group C encounter at the World Cup on Wednesday at Stadium 974 in Doha, Qatar. Argentina will now face Australia in the round of 16. Poland finished second ... Read more