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Brexit, multilateral trade and Bangladesh

The United Kingdom’s (UK) decision to quit the European Union, known as Brexit, has spurred a new wave of debate on its impact on multilateral trading regime. Immediately after the referendum on June 23, 2016, when the majority wanted Britain to leave the EU, policymakers, experts and businesses across the world are getting increasingly engaged in the debate. Analysis of ...

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Europe without Britain prone to accommodation with Russia

A Europe, minus Britain will be more prone to seeking accommodation with Russia. Will EU now consolidate itself in the growing concert of a multipolar world? Or will it begin to splinter? Saeed Naqvi asks BY THEIR Brexit vote, the people have administered a punch on the chin of the British establishment, leaving it rattled and dazed. Britons have now ...

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Brexit

By Fatem Miah The truth is that, the establishment of Britain proposed to exit from EU not the working class Brits those voted out. A deeper analysis of the situation shows that the UK leaving the EU right now which might turn out to be favourable for the United States. In the given situation, when right-wing forces in almost all ...

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The Chinese government has outlined a plan to reduce its citizens’ meat consumption by 50% to tackle the global warming

By Fatema Miah A new dietary guidelines drawn up by China’s health ministry recommend that ‘the nation’s 1.3 billion population should consume between 40g to 75g of meat per person each day. The measures, released once every 10 years, are designed to improve public health but could also provide a significant cut to greenhouse gas emissions’. The Chinese Communist party ...

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ZERO HOUR CONTACT:UNDERMINES LOYALTY AND CORRUPTS THE RELATION ALSO NO LEGAL DEFINITION

Rayhan Ahmed Topader  : What are zero-hours contracts?There is no single agreed definition of what zero-hours contracts are.While some contracts are explicitly called zero-hours contracts,there are other definitions available and used in published statistics.The common element to the definitions is the lack of a guaranteed minimum number of hours.When developing the survey of businesses, we consulted on the definition to ...

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Iftar Mahfil organised by Mirpur Union Welfare Trust UK

Long established Mirpur Union Welfare Trust UK of Jagannathpur Upozila organised a discussion meeting and Iftar Mahfil at a restaurant in East London on 2th June. Chairman of the organisation Alhaj Master Amir Uddin Ahmed presided over the meeting and General Secretary Angur Ali conducted it. Guests who addressed the audience included Editor of Monthly Darpan Rahmat Ali, General Secretary ...

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Shahid Janani’s 22nd death anniversary observed in London

The 22nd death anniversary of Shahid Janani Jahanara Imam who spearheaded the movement seeking justice for the victims of Bangladesh War of 1971 was observed by the UK Nirmul Committee on 26 June. UK Ekattorer Ghatak Dalal Nirmul Committee organised a discussion and a Iftar Mahfil at Banglatown’s Shaad restaurant in observance of the 22nd death anniversary of its founder, ...

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Shri Ushatan Talukder to raise the issue of minorities

  Ansar Ahmed Ullah : MP Ushatan Talukder said that he will discuss the minority issues and raise UK BHBCUC’s concerns with the Bangladesh government. He was speaking at a meeting held on 22nd June 2016 at 249-251 Mile End Road, East London in honour of him. He further said that he will raise the issue in the parliament of ...

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