Dhaka, Dec 4 (UNB)-A leading digital services provider of the country, Robi, observed ‘Safety Week’ last week aiming to raise awareness and ensure safe working environment for people.
Robi’s Chief Financial Officer, Roni Tohme inaugurated the safety week on November 25 with a slogan “Know Safety, No Pain”. The campaign covered all Robi premises including the Corporate Office, all regional offices and all the customer cares.
The themes of the week were: workplace safety, road safety, fire safety and earthquake safety. Each of the first four days of the safety week was observed on a specific theme.
Robi’s Head of Human Resources Md Faisal Imtiaz Khan, graced the closing ceremony on the fifth day. He handed over prizes to the lucky winners of the competitions that took place throughout the week.
Vice President, Facilities and Services, Mohammad Sultan Mahmud was also present in the occasion.
Dhaka, Dec 3 (UNB) – Additional Secretary of the Energy Division Md Ruhul Amin has joined state-owned Petrobangla as its new chairman.
He joined the office on November 29 following a government notification, said a Petrobangla press release.
Ruhul Amin replaced former chairman Abul Mansur Md Faizullah.
Ruhul Amin, a member of the BCS (admin) cadre of 7th batch, joined the government job on February 15, 1988.
During his long career, he served the government as deputy commissioner of Pirojpur and divisional commissioner of Chattogram division. He also served as the director (admin) of Petrobangla.
Besides, he served different ministries in various capacities.
A Dhaka University social science graduate, Ruhul Amin is now engaged in research work at Archeology Department of Jahangirnagar University as a part-time researcher for his doctorate degree, the release added.
Dhaka, Dec 3 (UNB) – App-based ride-sharing service Pathao has signed an agreement with bKash allowing its passengers to pay fares through the mobile financial service provider for taking a ride.
Mizanur Rashid, Chief Commercial Officer of bKash, and Hussain M Elius Co-Founder and Chief Executive Officer (CEO) of Pathao, signed the agreement on behalf of their respective organisations at the bKash head office in the capital recently, said a press release on Monday.
Zahedul Islam, Deputy General Manager of Corporate Communications Department of bKash, said bKash Payment is now available for Pathao services. To make the payment through bKash, the customers have to select ‘Digital Payment’ and then ‘bKash’ from Pathao app on completion of rides.
He said the payment process will make customers’ life comfortable as they will not have to solely depend on physical cash for making payment for Pathao rides.
Pathao users will also get attractive offers in future on bKash payment for Pathao rides, Zahedul said, adding that bKash payment will also be available for Pathao food delivery and parcel services soon.
Launched in 2011, bKash, a joint venture of BRAC Bank, US based Money in Motion, International Finance Corporation of World Bank Group, Bill and Melinda Gates Foundation and Ant Financial, offers broad range of mobile financial services to the common people of Bangladesh.
In 2015, two youths -- Hussain M Elius and Shifat Adnan -- founded the ride- sharing service Pathao.
Dhaka, Dec 2 (UNB)- The world famous electronics products from Bose Corporation is now exclusively available on the ecommerce platform, robishop.
Graphics Information Systems Ltd, lone distributor of Bose Corporation USA in Bangladesh and robishop recently signed a corporate agreement at a city hotel in this connection.
As per the agreement, all the Bose products will be exclusively available on robishop till the end of 2019.
Robi’s Vice President, IoT & Product Innovation, Md Showkat Kader Chowdhury and Director, Graphics Information System Ltd, Sayed Ferdous Anam signed the agreement on behalf of their respective organisations.
Robi Digital Service’s Head of Sourcing and Partner Management, Adnan Feroze along with officials from both the companies were also present on the occasion.
Dhaka, Nov 29 (UNB) – Mobile operator Robi’s high value customers will be able to enjoy 15 percent special discounts while purchasing flowers from paprii.com.
The unique offer comes as part of Robi’s Dhonnobad program.
Robi’s General Manager, Loyalty & Winbacks, Tawfique Imam and paprii.com’s CEO & Co-founder Kazi Fouzia Hossain recently signed an agreement on behalf of their respective organisations at Robi Corporate Office in the city.
Robi’s Manager, Loyalty & Win-back, Shahadat H Mazumder and paprii.com’s Manager Data Analyst Kazi Mubasher Ali and its Operation Manager Tonima Ahad, among others, were also present on the occasion.