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LankaBangla Securities Launches AI Chatbot in Collaboration with LEADS

LankaBangla Securities Ltd. (LBSL) on 23rd April, 2019 launched an Artificial Intelligence Chatbot LINDA (LankaBangla Interactive Direct Assistance) to serve the needs and requirements of its clients and investors thus becoming the first company in the Bangladeshi capital market industry to implement AI chatbot. The chatbot was developed by LEADS Corporation Limited (LEADS). The inauguration […]

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Syed Mozammel Huq’s 24th death anniv observed

The 24th death anniversary of Syed Mozammel Huq, former special correspondent of Bangladesh Sangbad Sangstha (BSS), was observed on 23rd April last. In his long journalistic career, he worked for Time magazine and Oil and Gas journal of USA. As a recipient of the Neiman Fellowship, he participated in journalist programme at the Harvard University […]

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Mahfuz Ullah’s condition improves

Staff Correspondent The health condition of senior journalist Mahfuz Ullah improved slightly on Wednesday, according to his daughter, who is also a physician, accompanying her father at Bangkok Hospital. Mahfuz Ullah, 69, who has been suffering from complications in heart, kidney and lung, is now undergoing treatment at the Bumrungrad International Hospital. His daughter Nusrat […]

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Economic indicators inconsistent to govt’s GDP projection: CPD

Special Correspondent Centre for Policy Dialogue (CPD) a non- governmental research organization , has viewed that different economic indicators are inconsistent with the GDP projection in Bangladesh. The think tank urged the government to publish the ‘actual data’ based on which the GDP had been assessed. “GDP is an important factor but not self-sufficient. All […]

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62pc WASA service seekers face corruption :TIB

Special Correspondent Nearly 62 per cent service seekers face corruption and other irregularities in Dhaka Water Supply and Sewerage Authority, says a Transparency International Bangladesh study. While releasing the report at a news conference TIB executive director Iftekharuzzaman said Wednesday that as corruption and the other irregularities occur to serve mutual interests it became difficult […]

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UPDF Leader Michael Chakma missing

Special Correspondent A top leader of the United People’s Democratic Front (UPDF) went missing on April on his way to Dhaka from Kanchpur in Narayanganj. Chittagong Hill Tracts-based UPDF organizer, Michael Chakma, is also central general secretary of the United Workers’ Democratic Front (UWDF). Four UPDF-backed organizations on Monday issued a media statement, saying Michael […]