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Brands can save tigers

Brands can save tigers

The Royal Bengal tiger of the Sundarbans, a symbol that represents Bangladesh, is now an endangered species. Besides creating awareness among mass people about the cause, the business sectors of Bangladesh are planning to come forward to save the threatened species. In this regard, a workshop was held at a local hotel in Dhaka on October 17, 2015 to brainstorm […]

ZERO on waste

ZERO on waste

Unilever Bangladesh has recently announced that the company’s factory in Kalurghat, Chittagong produces zero waste to landfill. The local unit joins the league of Unilever’s global factories, which claims to be 100 per cent zero waste to landfill sites. The company undertook some audacious environmental targets under the Unilever Sustainable Living Plan (USLP) launched in 2010. Eliminating waste to landfill […]

A Trail to the rise of the sun

A Trail to the rise of the sun

by Dr Munirus Saleheen The year 1971 that saw the birth of Bangladesh indeed epitomised the fusion of ‘the best of times and the worst of times’ in a single period. It heralded a dawn that traversed through a long path of darkness. The colossal bloodbath in 1971 painted in history the rise of an independent sovereign nation that has […]