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  Volume: XXIV, Issue No. 14 March 1-15, 2015  
   
 
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FRONT PAGE »
- Biman is set to restart domestic operation_ a good news for air travellers, but great risk for the carrier
- Cox's Bazar, Syedpur airports to be raised to global standards
- New mobile app caters to Muslim travellers
AVIATION »
- Qatar Airways strengthens codeshare agreement with Bangkok Airways
- AI to cut salary of any employee who causes delay in flights
- Kuwait Airways receive first new planes in 16 years
- Air Arabia adds Nepal to Ras Al Khaimah destination list
- NOVOAIR announces partnership with City Bank AmEx
- Jet Airways hails turnaround plan success
- flydubai sweeps honours at OAMC awards ceremony
- Capt. Sayeed appointed Biman DFO
- Turkish Airlines sales revenue up by 29pc
- Etihad enters east India with launch of daily Kolkata flights
- China Eastern to save US$4m with new Hub Control Centre powered by SITA technology
- American Airlines : Aviation disaster in the making?
- Emirates brand worth US$6.6b among world's top 200
- Qatar Airways continues expansion across Europe
- India sees immense potential for aviation growth
TOURISM »
- Are tourists losing interest in Taj Mahal?
- Relaxed visa requirements drive Japan tourism up 30pc
- Food tourism : Best way to tells story of destination's history, culture, and people
- Korea Tourism rolls out 'extraordinary tourist train'
CARGO & SHIPPING »
- Insurer finds top five reasons for logistics claims
- DHL plans to raise investments in Egypt, participate in Suez Canal project : CEO
- Kuehne + Nagel posts solid 2014 result
- Cargo train completes first trip between China and Europe
- PIA cancels all flights to Dhaka until March 10
BANKING & COMMERCE »
- KOICA, UNICEF boost partnership to cut preventable deaths
- Package VAT system will continue
- Bank Asia eases payment channel for IT freelancers
- UCBL card holders to get free int'l SIMs from WOWtel
HOTEL & RESTAURANT »
- New buffets at Istanbul restaurant
- Deck 41, the rooftop bar and restaurant at Amari Dhaka
- Chittagong Hill Tracts Cultural & Food Festival from March 12
- Eastern Bank signs MoU with Grand Sultan Tea Resort & Golf
BACK PAGE »
- Arunima Resort, where nature promises complete recharge

 
 
FRONT PAGE »
- Biman initiates effort to upgrade ground handling operation with foreign partner
- Bangladeshi tour operators come back empty handed
AVIATION »
- Biman flight makes emergency landing at HSIA
- SIA's new Premium Economy Class now open for booking
- Jet Airways cuts fares to take on IndiGo, SpiceJet
- Saudia deploys app for easy Wi-Fi access
- Emirates offers inflight entertainment in over 35 languages
- Qatar flies to Amsterdam June 16
- Tariff Guru Palmer passed away
- One fatal crash a week by 2030 inevitable, says aviation expert
- Boeing, Thai Airways International celebrate 75th direct airplane delivery
- Korean Air executive jailed in 'nut rage' case
- Etihad-backed Jet Airways posts first profit for nearly 2 years
- Mihin Lanka, SriLankan to be merged
- SIA, Abacus Bangladesh 'Book to Win' contest prize giving ceremony
- Turkish Airlines adds 3 new destinations in March
TOURISM »
- International tourism generates US$1.4tr in export earnings
- Baikka Beel, a great place for serenity seekers
- Over 550,000 tourists spent more than US$900m in Turkey in 2014
CARGO & SHIPPING »
- Turkish Cargo announces opening of new cargo terminal
- Air cargo ends 2014 on a positive note
- Etihad Airways introduces new cargo mgmt system
- Qatar Airways Cargo launches Basel flights
BANKING & COMMERCE »
- Atiur receives 'Central Bank Governor of the Year-Asia Pacific' award
- Executive Committee meeting of Al-Arafah Islami Bank held
- The Westin Dhaka introduces ?Nabab? as a new meeting venue
HOTEL & RESTAURANT »
- A large new resort to open at Inani in May
- The Chef, for fresh and spicy delicacies
- Tony Khan receives BPHA's Star Hotelier award
- New Japanese culinary attraction at Banani
BACK PAGE »
- Boeing bagged 1,550 gross orders last year

 

 
     
 
NEWS UPDATES
ONLINE NEWS »
- Rosatom unveils popular science booklet on nuclear energy at Omor Ekushey Book Fair
- Emirates to restart flights to Baghdad from 1 March
- Canada wants Dhaka-Toronto direct air link
- Dhaka Regency Celebrated the Enchanting Valentine?s Day
- Sheer Joy of Shakrain, the kite festival
- India aims to achieve 1pc share of global arrivals this year
- Abu Dhabi named among top 10 destinations in 2015
- China is number one source of international tourists
- West Bengal Tourism reaching out to int?l tourism sectors
- Over 550,000 tourists spent more than $900m in Turkey in 2014
- Homestay programme gives authentic Indian-Myanmar experience in a remote region
- Record 56.4m tourists flocked to NY in 2014
- Cox?s Bazar-Teknaf Marine Drive to be completed by next year
- Watch World Cup Cricket 2015 matches live at Dhaka Regency
- Kabab and Paratha Festival on at Khazana Gulshan
- Hotels in London report 8.3pc RevPAR Increase
- UCBL card holders to get free int?l SIMs from WOWtel
 
 
 
 
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