Dhaka, Mar 8 (UNB) – President of Bangladesh Poultry Industries Central Council (BPICC) Mashiur Rahman on Friday said they were working to produce antibiotic-free meat and eggs by 2030.
“A number of initiatives are underway. The use of antibiotic in the poultry industry has started to come down. Huge probiotics and prebiotics are being imported now,” he said while addressing a ceremony marking the distribution of awards among the winners of competitions.
Cooking contest, egg selfi and chicken selfi competitions were arranged as part of the three-day International Poultry Show that ends at International Convention City Bashundhara on Saturday.
World's Poultry Science Association Bangladesh Branch (WPSA-BB) and BPICC jointly organised the show.
Mashiur said eggs and chicken are naturally the safest source of nutrition. “There’s no alternative to poultry for living a healthy life,” he said.
WPSA-BB President Shamsul Arefin Khaled said the red meat – beef and mutton – is harmful for health according to physicians. “Chicken is the safest as a white meat,” he said.
Actress Bipasha Hayat also spoke on the occasion. She said she had a little bit doubt about chicken and eggs. “But later I came to know that chicken and eggs are completely safe.”
Dhaka, Mar 7 (UNB)- Chattagram region of Islami Bank Bangladesh Limited organized a prize distribution program among the winners of month long iBanking Campaign at Islami Bank Training & Research Academy at Agrabad recently.
Mohammed Monirul Moula, Additional Managing Director of the Bank distributed the prizes as chief guest.
Presided over by Md. Amirul Islam, Senior Executive Vice President of the bank, Md. Mahboob Alam, Executive Vice President and Head of Agent Banking Division, Md. Nayer Azam, Head of Chattagram North Zone, G.M. Mohd. Gias Uddin Quader, Head of Chattagram South Zone, Mohammed Shabbir, Head of Khatunganj Corporate Branch and Meah Md. Barkat Ullah, Head of Agrabad Corporate Branch addressed the program as special guests.
Islami Bank conducted the campaign from 25 September 2018 to 25 December 2018.
Highest i-recharge, fund transfer, iPaySafe users and utility bill payers have been awarded under the campaign.
Dhaka, Mar 7 (UNB) - Walton digital campaign season-4 has geared up sales of its electronics, electrical and home appliances across the country.
The campaign was held in festive mood with massive branding and rally.
Buyers thronged at the brand’s outlets to pick up different kinds of appliances and take the cash vouchers or free products after registering their purchased items.
Aiming to prepare a customer database to provide online based swift and best post sales services, Walton has been conducting digital campaign across the country since last year.
On January 9, Walton started the campaign’s season 4 around the country.
Under the season 4, customers of Walton brand fridges, televisions, air conditioners, laptops, computers, washing machines, generators and microwave ovens are offered cash vouchers up to Tk 1 lakh or different types of free products like motorcycles, laptops, fridges, televisions, home and electrical appliances.
Uday Hakim, executive director of Creative and Publication Department of Walton Group, said two kind of initiatives had been taken to ensure the customers’ participation in the campaign.
Firstly, they greatly focused on conducting huge branding of the campaign, mentioning it and decorating all plazas and distributor outlets with colorful banner and festoons.
Secondly, they offered sure cash vouchers up or free products to the customers on the registration of the purchased items, he noted.
Under the offer, a large number of people has been already received Tk 1 lakh worth of cash vouchers in different regions of the country, he said adding: besides, thousands of customers have been received different sorts of free appliances through registering products.
Amdadul Haque Sarker, executive director of Sales Department of Walton Group, said the campaign has received a sound response from the customers across the country.
Area managers of different zones of Walton informed that total of 12 customers received Tk 1 lakh worth of cash vouchers till March 4, 2019, by which each of them later purchased various sorts of electronics, electrical, home and kitchen appliances.
Dhaka, Mar 5 (UNB) - Bangladesh ODI captain Mashrafe Bin Mortaza has been made brand ambassador of PRAN Drinking Water for the third time.
Mashrafe will perform in promotional activities of PRAN Drinking Water for next one year.
In this connection, Mashrafe Bin Mortaza and Anisur Rahman, Executive Director of PRAN Beverage Limited signed a deal on Saturday at Mirpur.
Mashrafe Bin Mortaza said, “PRAN Drinking Water is now one of the best popular water brands among the people. I thank the authorities of PRAN Drinking Water for involving me with the brand for the third time.”
Anisur Rahman said, “Mashrafe is very popular among the common people especially young generation. We are proud of having Mashrafe in our side as brand ambassador.”
Atikur Rahman, Head of Marketing and Mahbubur Rahman, Brand Manager of PRAN Beverage Limited were also present at the signing ceremony.
Dhaka, Mar 5 (UNB) - Islami Bank Bangladesh Limited (IBBL) and Padma Islami Life Insurance Ltd (PILIL) on Tuesday signed a Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) on group life insurance coverage.
The agreement was signed at Islami Bank Tower in the city where Mahbub ul Alam, Managing Director & CEO of the bank was present as the chief guest and Mohammed Monirul Moula, Additional Managing Director as special guest.
Abu Reza Md Yeahia, Deputy Managing Director of the Bank and Dr. Chowdhury Mohammad Wasiuddin, FCA, FCMA, CEO of PILIL signed the agreement on behalf of respective organizations.
Taher Ahmed Chowdhury and Muhammad Qaisar Ali, Deputy Managing Directors, Md. Mostafizur Rahman Siddiquee, Senior Executive Vice President of the bank, Md. Morshed Alam Siddiqui, Senior Deputy Managing Director and Md. Abu Sayed Sarker, Company Secretary (Acting) of PILIL along with top executive and officials of both organizations were present on the occasion.