People's Republic of Bangladesh


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Noun1.People's Republic of Bangladesh - a Muslim republic in southern Asia bordered by India to the north and west and east and the Bay of Bengal to the southPeople's Republic of Bangladesh - a Muslim republic in southern Asia bordered by India to the north and west and east and the Bay of Bengal to the south; formerly part of India and then part of Pakistan; it achieved independence in 1971
Hindooism, Hinduism - the religion of most people in India, Bangladesh, Sri Lanka, and Nepal
madrasa, madrasah - Muslim schools in Bangladesh and Pakistan; "the Pakistan government decided to close down madrasas that provided military training for their students"; "many madrasas in Bangladesh are supported with money from Saudi Arabia"
capital of Bangladesh, Dacca, Dhaka - the capital and largest city of Bangladesh
Chittagong - a port city and industrial center in southeastern Bangladesh on the Bay of Bengal
Asia - the largest continent with 60% of the earth's population; it is joined to Europe on the west to form Eurasia; it is the site of some of the world's earliest civilizations
Brahmaputra, Brahmaputra River - an Asian river; flows into the Bay of Bengal
Ganges, Ganges River - an Asian river; rises in the Himalayas and flows east into the Bay of Bengal; a sacred river of the Hindus
Bangladeshi - a native or inhabitant of Bangladesh
Bengali - (Hinduism) a member of a people living in Bangladesh and West Bengal (mainly Hindus)
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The SAPM assured the High Commissioner of the People's Republic of Bangladesh of the full cooperation and assistance by the Government of Pakistan to him in his efforts to enhance the bilateral ties between the two countries.
Mr Aslov met with State Minister of Foreign Affairs of the People's Republic of Bangladesh Mohammad Shahriar Alam who will represent his country at the conference.
Maryland Abdul Hamid, president, People's Republic of Bangladesh
High Commission for the People's Republic of Bangladesh in Islamabad has written a letter to Pakistan's foreign ministry, drawing its attention towards security threats to the high commission in Islamabad as well as the deputy high commission in Karachi" sources said.
I the wake of the independence war, that led to the establishment of the people's Republic of Bangladesh, the newly-born nation did not only suffer from physical destruction, but also from managerial brain-drain.
1971: East Pakistan declared independence to become the People's Republic of Bangladesh.
Summary: Abu Dhabi Fund for Development (ADFD) has signed a loan agreement whereby ADFD will provide AED110 million loan to the People's Republic of Bangladesh for financing the Bangladesh SASEC Road Connectivity Project.
The three-day convention dubbed 'the International Meeting of Parliamentarians on Climate Change: Durban and Beyond' was opened by the Prime Minister of the People's Republic of Bangladesh, Sheikh Hasina.
Minister of Fisheries and Livestock, People's Republic of Bangladesh was the chief guest at the event.
His Majesty King Abdullah II Thursday sent a cable to President of the People's Republic of Bangladesh Mohammad Zillur Rahman congratulating him in his name and on behalf of the Jordanian people and government on the occasion of his country's National Day.
The third session of the joint UAE-Bangladesh Commission held on 21 and November 22, 2009, organised under the auspices of HH Sheikh Khalifa bin Zayed Al Nahyan, President of the United Arab Emirates (UAE) and HE Sheikha Hasina, Prime Minister of the People's Republic of Bangladesh, concluded with a meeting attended by HE Obaid Humaid Al Tayer, Minister of State for Financial Affairs, HE Abou Al Mal Abdulmuheet, Minister of Finance of Bangladesh, HE Younis Haji Al Khouri, Director General of the Ministry of Finance, HE Khalid Ghanim Al Ghaith, the Minister's Assistant for Economic Affairs in the Ministry of Foreign Affairs and Chairman of the preparatory meeting.
Representative: Yusof Annuar bin Yaacob (Acting Managing Director) Headquarters: Dhaka, People's Republic of Bangladesh Employees: Approx.

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