A fire broke out on the premises of the Eastern Refinery at Patenga in Chattogram on Saturday, but the main refinery was not impacted, officials said. Abdul Hamid, deputy assistant director of the Fire Service and Civil Defence in Chattogram, told UNB that no major damage was reported, and the fire came under control before it could spread at the country’s lone state-owned refinery. He said several units of the fire department responded quickly after the fire broke out near the metering area of the refinery around 10:30 am. Read Fire breaks out at Old Dhaka plastic factory He said several units of the fire department responded quickly after the fire broke out near the metering area of the refinery around 10:30 am. He said the blaze came under control. The cause of the fire could not be determined immediately, he said. In Dhaka, an official at the Bangladesh Petroleum Corporation (BPC) told UNB that the main refinery was safe from the fire, and personnel from the Bangladesh Navy and the Air Force joined the firefighters to douse the fire. The refinery is a subsidiary of the BPC. “The drainage system has been impacted, not the main refinery,” the BPC official said on condition of anonymity. Read Depot Fire: UN for joint efforts in addressing “safety deficits” in safety deficits in workplaces
AHZ Associates Bangladesh is going to organize a UK Education Expo 2022 on Saturday at The Peninsula Chittagong in Chattogram. The program will remain open from 11 am till 5 pm for the aspirants who are seeking opportunities to pursue their higher education in the United Kingdom, according to a press release. At the event, representatives from numerous British universities will be present, and potential students will have the opportunity to submit their applications for the upcoming intake (2023) with scholarships. Also read: Online transfer system of govt primary teachers resumes Prospective students can register for the IELTS and receive a 100% IELTS registration fee refund from AHZ Associates. The press release also mentions that banks will also assist the intended students with opening their student file. AHZ Associates will provide 100% free service and they will also guide them to choosing the right university with the right course and get a quick offer letter. Also read: Applications invited for Chevening scholarships
Manpower recruitment notification has been published in Private Prime Bank Limited. A Relationship Manager will be hired at the bank's Dhaka and Chittagong offices. Interested candidates need to apply online. Position Name: Relationship Manager Number of posts: Indefinite Eligibility: At least a bachelor's degree from a recognized university and three years of work experience in a related field. Read:Bank Job Circular: Manpower recruitment in Southeast Bank Limited Work place: Dhaka and Chittagong Salary: As per bank policy Application Procedure: Interested candidates should apply online through this link https://career.primebank.com.bd/career/joblist.html. Last date of application: November 23, 2021
A madrasa teacher accused of torturing an 8-year-old residential student after a video of the incident went viral was arrested from Chittagong‘s Hathazari on Wednesday.
Security forces arrested four members of UPDF, the Chittagong Hill Tracts-based political party, along with firearms, ammunition and Tk 6 lakh cash from Vitorbanchoora area under Dighinala upazila on Tuesday.
A Chittagong court has sentenced a driver and supervisor of Shyamoli Paribahan to 10 years and the helper to five years in prison respectively for transporting yaba in Chittagong. In the same verdict, each of them was sentenced to 6 months imprisonment for non-payment of a fine of Tk 5,000.
Mashrur Uddin Anwar, a former lecturer of Chittagong University, has set an example of how people can change their occupation by making pizza, a savory dish of Italian origin, at home launched a successful startup in his life.
Awami League president and Prime Minister Sheikh Hasina on Thursday expressed deep shock and sorrow at the death of former AL president of Rangunia upazila in Chittagong and Rangunia upazila parishad chairman Alhaj Khalilur Rahman Chowdhury.