Brac

July 26, 2018
July 26, 2018

Brac seeks govt funding in NGOs for development

Brac Executive Director Muhammad Musa says that the government should invest in the non-government sector accelerating its development programmes to turn the country into a middle-income one.

March 27, 2017
March 27, 2017

Sir Fazle Abed ranked among world’s greatest leaders

Brac founder and its Chairperson Sir Fazle Hasan Abed has been named as one of the greatest leaders, according to Fortune Magazine's latest list of "The World 50 Greatest Leaders”.

March 2, 2017
March 2, 2017

Muhith lauds Yunus, Abed for poverty alleviation

Finance Minister AMA Muhith applauds Nobel Laureate Prof Muhammad Yunus and Brac founder Fazle Hasan Abed for their pioneering efforts to eradicate the country’s poverty.

March 2, 2017
March 2, 2017

‘Govt must ensure skills dev training for growing human resources’

Government and private sector companies must ensure sufficient skill development training for the country’s growing human resources, discussants say at a seminar.

August 13, 2016
August 13, 2016

Man held in Bagerhat over threat ‘using IS’s name’

Police in a drive arrest a man on Friday night for allegedly giving a threat to a teacher and a Brac employee using the name of militant outfit Islamic State (IS) from Doshani area in Bagerhat town.

May 16, 2016
May 16, 2016

Dubai charity to build school to honour brave Bangladeshi nanny

A Dubai charity is building a secondary school in Bangladesh in memory of Sufia Akter, a Bangladeshi nanny who died saving four Emirati boys from drowning two years ago, reports the Gulf News.

April 8, 2016
April 8, 2016

Sir Abed gets award from Michigan University

Sir Fazle Hasan Abed, founder and chairperson of Brac, has received the Thomas Francis Jr Medal in Global Public Health award from the University of Michigan.

March 19, 2016
March 19, 2016

Alumni Association of BRAC University honours industry leaders and recognises outstanding alumni works

The current executive body of Alumni Association of BRAC University on Friday organised the first ever alumni fest in the capital.

March 18, 2016
March 18, 2016

2 Brac officials abducted in Afghanistan

Two Bangladeshi Brac officials working in Afghanistan are abducted by unidentified miscreants from Kunduz city.

February 27, 2016
February 27, 2016

Fire at Mohakhali Brac Centre doused

A fire that broke out at Brac Centre in Mohakhali of Dhaka is doused half an hour after it originated.