• Customs Seize 25 Antiques Idols Near Bangladesh IB

    LOOKEAST REPORT | THE world today is crippled by the throes of the ongoing COVID–19 Pandemic and the nations worldwide are collaborating and innovating to facilitate trans–border movement of goods and international trade for maintaining essential supply chains and for the welfare of humanity. Despite such positive endeavors to deal with this international emergency, some miscreants are using this Pandemic as an opportunity to execute their smuggling pursuits and unlawful operations. The ‘COVID Warriors’ of Government of India are relentlessly working not only to facilitate legitimate international trade but also to prevent smuggling activities. The alert and vigilant officers of Commissionerate of Customs (Preventive), West Bengal developed and executed a well–planned operation to prevent smuggling of Indian Cultural Heritage through unauthorized routes and channels. On… …. 


  • How Can Salman F Rahman Remain Hasina’s Adviser !

    SALEEM ALTAF & SUDEB KRISHNA SUR CHOUDHURI | DHAKA BEXIMCO Group vice chairman Salman F Rahman has been Private Industry and Investment Advisor to Prime Minister Sheikh Hasina — but why ? The premier appointed him as her adviser for private sector industries and investment under rule 3B(i) of the Rules of Business, 1996, says a government circular. The post is non–salaried but Rahman enjoys the status of a cabinet minister.  In reality, he is… ….