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Reading Time: 4 minutes The second-largest city, Chittagong, has the biggest wholesale market for marine and freshwater fish. This place is known as Chattagram Fishery Ghat, which was established 200 years ago. It was founded by the Portuguese. They created this market when business was needed in Chattagram, and they got the right to collect port duty. The traditional Chattagram Fishery Ghat has two locations. The location of the Fishery Ghat on Iqbal Road in Patharghata has been changed to a newer and larger scale Fishery Ghat at Lusai Kanya at the mouth of Rajakhali on the banks of the Karnafuli River. Depending on the season, different types of fish are traded every night from 3 pm to 8 am. In this market, the fish comes from every district, which is later transported to other corners of the country. And that is why the Chattagram Fishery Ghat is full of fish merchants. The fish…

Reading Time: 4 minutes Health is wealth isn’t just a popular phrase anymore. Fitness has become a lifestyle of many in recent times. Many people are even investing in a home gym set up. From maintaining a proper diet to getting 10k steps in everyday, wherever you look, fitness is a top priority now. And attaining the body of your dreams can’t be possible without regular visits to the gym. While every area in Dhaka city is now filled with well-equipped gyms that provide best of the best facilities, gyms in Mirpur are also growing rapidly. In today’s blog, let’s explore some of the best gyms in Mirpur.  Spartan Fitness Bangladesh Started its journey in 2019, Spartan Fitness Bangladesh has become one of the top gyms in Mirpur within a very short time. Located in Mirpur 11, section 7, you can spot Spartan Fitness Bangladesh right opposite of Mirpur KFC. With services like personal…

Reading Time: 4 minutes Whether you love air traveling or you just want to reach your destination fast without any hassle, chances are you might have visited several airports in Bangladesh. Bangladeshi airports offer numerous amenities and facilities to passengers who are traveling from one place to another. Also, each airport is unique and depicts the rich culture and heritage of each area. Apart from this, several airports in Bangladesh also have VIP lounges to relax while waiting for flights. With air travel increasing continuously and several new and affordable airlines launching regularly, the idea of air travel is becoming more and more popular among the general public. Having that said, here is everything you need to know about the 5 domestic airports in Bangladesh. Barisal Airport Location: Rahamatpur area of Babuganj Upazila Destination route: Dhaka – Barishal Airlines: Biman Bangladesh Airlines (Dhaka-Barishal), Novoair (Dhaka-Barishal), US-Bangla Airlines (Dhaka-Barishal) Facilities Car parking facility is available…

Reading Time: 3 minutes Bproperty, being the country’s only real estate solutions provider, has gone a long way to ensure that their clients can access their services with ease. This includes the creation of a robust website (www.bproperty.com), as well as opening numerous marketplaces and offices throughout Dhaka and Chattogram. These offices allow clients to directly talk with property experts and avail all property solutions, including buying, selling, and renting of properties. Bproperty had operated 9 marketplaces throughout Dhaka and Chattogram and recently opened its 10th marketplace in Bashundhara R/A. In today’s article, we will discuss in-depth the newly opened Bproperty Marketplace Bashundhara, and how it allows those looking for properties in Bashundhara to access Bproperty’s services. Why Open A Marketplace In Bashundhara R/A Bproperty’s different marketplaces serve an important role for Bproperty, allowing them to serve their clients more effectively. And having a marketplace in Bashundhara R/A will bring Bproperty closer to one…

Reading Time: 5 minutes Social distancing and isolation measures have become more critical after learning that COVID-19 is airborne and the droplets can float around for hours. The air transmission capacity of the virus makes it easier to spread around from carrier to carrier and makes us much more prone to get affected easily. While many of us envision resuming our work from the office like we usually used to, that will require some basic adjustments around the office space and meeting room by putting hygiene at the heart of workplace planning. The authority can implement short-term fixes like a shift change to reduce the number of staff at any one time and some design upgrades and modifications to boost the workers’ morale and confidence. Now let’s discuss some of the measurements that can be implemented to make the employees feel safer. Distribution of workdays and branches During the pandemic social distancing has become…

Reading Time: 3 minutes Performing certain tests to ascertain the safety of the house construction is an absolute necessity. These tests before construction provide certainty of the structural foundation and essential support of the construction site as well. This information helps in the case of designing the structure, the foundation, the footing, and the slab. Soil engineers can determine if the density, or toxins present in the soil is perfect for construction. Hence, to make sure problems regarding these issues do not arise some must-do tests before construction are mentioned below: Testing the Moisture Content A high amount of moisture content can lead to expansion, warping, and buckling. Therefore, Moisture content tests before construction are crucial to determine the weight of water in the soil. The methods employed for these tests before construction are:       Oven Drying Method        Radiation Method       Alcohol Method       Calcium…

Reading Time: 5 minutes Looking back at the price growth of lands in the past, it is safe to say that investing in lands has always been profitable in Bangladesh. Over the years, land values in Bangladesh especially in megacities like Dhaka have experienced higher appreciation than most developed countries in the world. However, thanks to rapid urbanization, the land value in the outskirts of Dhaka has also increased a lot recently. Now if you are a real estate investor, you may wonder where it would be more profitable when it comes to investing in lands inside Dhaka vs outskirts. Short answer: It depends on the investment goal you have. However, you also have to consider some factors that actively impact the success of the investment. In this article, we have discussed all those key factors in detail and tried to portray a clear picture to help you pick the right location for your…

Reading Time: 3 minutes There are hundreds, even thousands, of buildings under construction around the world every moment of the day. And it’s amazing to think about how much taller each is getting than the previous one. The tallest building today is so tall that it has 2 different times assigned for sunset and sunrise; one at the top and one at the base. But even if all the buildings now aren’t going to be taller than this one, it’s always fun to look at the tallest buildings under construction today. There are stories behind each one. One Tower, Moscow The first in our list of tallest buildings under construction is the One Tower in Moscow, Russia. It’s a beautiful construct proposed in 2017 where construction began in 2019. If all goes according to plan, this uniquely designed building will be completed in 2024. It is to have 101 stories with nearly 2000 workers…

Reading Time: 4 minutes Considering the hassle and amount of construction needs done, most people would not think of rebuilding a house from scratch when it comes to giving the house a new look. However, there are circumstances where it is better and profitable to opt for a full rebuild than renovating or remodeling the house. That also begs the question, what are the reasons to rebuild a house? Foundation concerns Foundation-related issues should be the biggest of your concerns when considering rebuilding a house. If you have a faulty foundation or other structural issues, do consider rebuilding your house. Foundation is the single most important element of a building that ensures the overall integrity of the structure and determines how long it will last. Besides, if there is extensive water damage or mold build-up found in different areas, you might want to completely rebuild instead of simply renovating that portion. Because over time…

Reading Time: 5 minutes After completing secondary education, students seek to get admission to a renowned college for higher secondary education. This becomes the main concern for the parents and guardians as well. That is why it is important to have a good idea of all the prestigious colleges offering quality education to students with science, commerce, and arts background. To that end, both Dhaka North City Corporation and Dhaka South City Corporation house some of the best colleges in Bangladesh. We already discussed the prestigious colleges in Dhaka North in a previous article. Today we have picked the top colleges in Dhaka South for you. VIQARUNNISA NOON SCHOOL AND COLLEGE Located at New Baily Road, Viqarunnisa Noon School and College is one of the most prestigious Bangla medium schools in Dhaka. This educational institution is exclusively for girls. This school has a long glorifying history and culture tied strongly to all the brilliant…