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Science can clear the air for pollution policymakers

The Jakarta Post 09 Aug 2022
having the world’s most polluted air ... Air pollution represents the region's third-highest risk for premature death (compared to the ninth highest in Western Europe) ... Surface-monitoring networks have provided valuable air-quality data for decades ... The eyes in the sky, satellite instruments provide long-term coverage of air quality.

Should Bhutan stop importing non-essential items?

Kuensel 05 Aug 2022
More than 5,000 vehicles imported in seven months. Thukten Zangpo ... Bangladesh tightened its rules for luxury and non-essential imports like sports utility vehicles, washing machines, air conditioners, and refrigerators in May this year. By April end, Bangladesh’s foreign reserves was at around 44B, enough for a six-month import cover ... .

‘I am prepared for failure,’ Rakesh Jhunjhunwala's Akasa set for take-off | Mint

Live Mint 05 Aug 2022
Co-founding Akasa Air was a rare departure into entrepreneurship for Rakesh Jhunjhunwala, who made his fortune on the stock exchange as a value share investor and is often compared to the Berkshire Hathaway chairman and CEO ... Premium Premium Bangladesh ... Jet collapsed in 2019, with many blaming the Air Sahara deal for its downfall.

Egypt Air Seeks Approval To Operate Flights To Dhaka

MENA FN 04 Aug 2022
(MENAFN - Bangladesh Monitor) Dhaka. State-owned carrier Egypt Air has officially applied for a license to the Civil Aviation Authority of Bangladesh to operate flights on Cairo-Dhaka-Cairo ... .

Akasa Air To Begin Flights On Chennai-Mumbai Route From Sep 15

MENA FN 03 Aug 2022
(MENAFN - Bangladesh Monitor) Akasa Air on Tuesday (August 2) mentioned it could fly daily direct flights on the Chennai-Mumbai route from subsequent month onwards as its gears to launch its ... .

Oman Air Announces Flights To Turkey

MENA FN 01 Aug 2022
(MENAFN - Bangladesh Monitor) Oman Air, the national carrier of the Sultanate of Oman, will launch service between Muscat and Trabzon, Turkey, with 3 weekly flights (Tuesday, Thursday and ... .

Flynas Opens Direct Flights To Montenegro

MENA FN 01 Aug 2022
(MENAFN - Bangladesh Monitor) flynas, the Saudi air carrier and the leading low-cost airline in the Middle East has announced the launch of its first direct flights between Riyadh and Podgorica, ... .

Six More AC Buses For Padma Bridge Tour : Mocat State Minister

MENA FN 01 Aug 2022
(MENAFN - Bangladesh Monitor) Dhaka . A total of six new air-conditioned (AC) tourist buses are going to be added for the Padma Bridge tour. Md Mahbub Ali, State Minister for Civil Aviation and ... .

Air Passenger Numbers Fall On Jashore, Barishal Routes After Padma Bridge Opening

MENA FN 01 Aug 2022
(MENAFN - Bangladesh Monitor) Dhaka. Air travellers numbers from Dhaka to Jashore and Barishal have fallen significantly as southbound people are opting to travel by road following the opening of ... .

Hunting for water in flood-prone Bangladesh’s drought-ridden hills

The New Humanitarian 01 Aug 2022
For the 1.6 million people who live in the Chittagong Hill Tracts area of southeastern Bangladesh, a warming ... Over just the past 20 years, the average air temperature in Bandarban district has risen by 0.5 to 1 degree Celsius, according to the Bangladesh Meteorological Department.

Across the Aisle by P Chidambaram: The Dragon in the Room

Financial Express 30 Jul 2022
The country had also won another war 50 years ago — the Bangladesh Liberation War. The Indian defence forces fought the war on two fronts. on the eastern border to help the Mukti Bahini liberate the then East Pakistan and create Bangladesh, and on the western border in retaliation to the Pakistan Air Force’s aerial strikes on 11 Indian air stations ... .

Oman Air Scales Up Network In Southeast Asia

MENA FN 30 Jul 2022
(MENAFN - Bangladesh Monitor) As demand grows during the summer holiday season, Oman Air, the Sultanate of Oman's national carrier, has increased the weekly number of flights from its Muscat hub, ... .

Air India Puts Three B777-200LR Aircraft On Sale

MENA FN 28 Jul 2022
(MENAFN - Bangladesh Monitor) Tata Group-owned Air India has issued a tender on Wednesday (July 27) to sell its three B 777-200 LR wide-bodied aircraft, which were manufactured in 2009. In January ... .

Air India Renews Its IOSA Registration

MENA FN 27 Jul 2022
(MENAFN - Bangladesh Monitor) Tata Group budget carrier Air India Express says it has renewed its registration under the IATA Operational Safety Audit (IOSA) programme following an audit carried ... .

Unraveling the interconnections between air pollutants and climate change

Phys Dot Org 25 Jul 2022
Aerosols (also known as particulate matter or PM) are a mix of suspended liquid and solid particles in the air with distinctive chemical compositions ... "This led some people to believe that cutting down all the trees will reduce air pollution ... At present, Bangladesh, Pakistan, and India have the most polluted air in the world.

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