Saudi Arabia

November 14, 2019
November 14, 2019

Saudi Arabia again deported 215 more Bangladeshi workers

Some 215 more workers are deported from Saudi Arabia despite having valid work papers.

October 31, 2019
October 31, 2019

153 more Bangladeshis return from Saudi Arabia

A total of 153 Bangladeshi workers return home from Saudi Arabia in the face of crackdown on undocumented workers there.

October 26, 2019
October 26, 2019

Saudi Arabia deports 200 Bangladeshi workers

Many of the 200 Bangladeshi workers forcibly who were sent back from Saudi Arabia have said they were deported despite having legal documents.

October 10, 2019
October 10, 2019

93 more migrant workers return from Saudi Arabia

Saudi Arabian authorities send back 93 more migrant workers to Bangladesh -- as part of a crackdown on undocumented workers in the kingdom.

October 5, 2019
October 5, 2019

Saudi Arabia allows foreign men, women to share hotel rooms

Saudi Arabia is allowing foreign men and women to rent hotel rooms together without proving they are related, after the conservative Muslim kingdom launched a new tourist visa regime to attract...

September 16, 2019
September 16, 2019

175 Bangladeshi workers return home from Saudi Arabia

Some 175 Bangladeshi workers return home from Saudi Arabia amid a crackdown on undocumented workers there.

September 13, 2019
September 13, 2019

Hounded out of Saudi Arabia

Kabirun Nahar sat on a luggage trolley as she got out of Hazrat Shahjalal International Airport in Dhaka yesterday. She had nothing with her bearing signs of her life overseas, apart from her right...

March 20, 2019
March 20, 2019

Protect the rights of migrant workers

According to a report in this daily on March 18, around 300 to 400 Bangladeshi migrant workers are being deported every week from Saudi Arabia.

March 7, 2019
March 7, 2019

Saudi Arabia keen to boost economic ties with Bangladesh

The Saudi government is working to explore the huge business potentials between Bangladesh and Saudi Arabia and also keen to enhance commerce and investment relations with Bangladesh.

March 7, 2019
March 7, 2019

2 deals, 4 MoUs signed with Saudi Arabia

Bangladesh has signed two agreements and four memoranda of understanding (MoUs) with Saudi Arabia.