Dhaka named nine projects including many linked to One Belt, One Road, analysts say.
The statement comes as journalist Shafiqul Islam Kajol, others are locked up over social media posts.
A report on a secret court-martial reveals few details on the convictions in the Gu Dar Pyin village killings.
The Philippines, Indonesia, Thailand and Malaysia see no change in their status from 2019.
Save the Children interviewed 223 kids at camps in southeastern Bangladesh about the coronavirus pandemic.
The coronavirus could remain for years, the country’s health director predicts.
Ansar Al Islam and other groups go online to spread their extremist doctrine, police say.
The nation saw 3,171 coronavirus infections, 45 deaths in one day.
The man illegally entered Rakhine state from a refugee camp in neighboring Bangladesh with his family.
Cases spike as the country records 2,911 new infections.
The country records more than 4,500 new infections over the last two days.
Thirty migrants, including 26 Bangladeshis, were shot dead in the town of Mizdah on May 27.
The storm killed dozens of people, with most of the fatalities reported in West Bengal.
The storm lost strength before making landfall around 7 p.m. Wednesday.
Nation has doubled the number of cyclone shelters to allow evacuees to maintain social distance, official says.
The infected person is a resident of the world largest refugee camp, officials said.
U.N. refugee and development agencies renew MoU on effort to convince Rohingya to return from Bangladesh refugee camps to Myanmar.
Bangladesh lifted some restrictions “for the sake of the poor, hapless and jobless people,” minister says.
After insisting for weeks it would take no more refugees, Bangladesh relents and rescues hundreds.
Meanwhile, 11 more people are cited under the Digital Security Act for allegedly criticizing the government, spreading “rumors.”
U.N. agencies, rights groups urge government to allow stranded refugees stranded at sea to land.
Arrests show that militant groups are using coronavirus lockdown to brainwash people online, analysts say.
Judge sets next court action for May 19; police cite three Digital Security Act cases against him.
Foreign minister says move will prevent potential spread of the virus in refugee camps.
The oil tanker J. Nat was to arrive at a ship-breaking yard on May 7.
But refugee commissioner Mahbub Alam Talukder says aid distribution “has been going on as usual.”
Prime Minister Sheikh Hasina, meanwhile, says schools will remain closed until September.
To date more Bangladeshis have succumbed to COVID-19 in the United States and a dozen other countries than in Bangladesh, according to estimates.
Officials say two trawlers stranded in the Bay of Bengal with hundreds of refugees are not welcome.
Amnesty International calls on Bengali government to rescue the refugees and for other countries to assist.