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Bangabandhu Birth Centenary Celebration Mujib Borsho : March 17, 2020 - December 16, 2021
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Father of the Nation Bangabandhu Sheikh Mujibur Rahman
Bangabandhu Sheikh Mujibur Rahman addressed at the UNGA
Hon'ble Prime Minister of Bangladesh
Foreign Minister Dr. A. K. Abdul Momen, M.P.​ and the then US Secretary of State Mike Pompeo
His Excellency the Ambassador M Shahidul Islam paying homage to the Father of the Nation
Father of the Nation of Bangladesh, Bangabandhu Sheikh Mujibur Rahman met with US President Gerald R. Ford on October 1, 1974 at the Oval Office of the White House in Washington, DC
National Martyrs' Memorial (Jatiyo Smriti Soudho), Savar
Language Martyrs’ Monument (Shaheed Minar), Dhaka
National Parliament Building (Jatiyo Sangshad Bhaban), Dhaka
Hon'ble Prime Minister of Bangladesh
  • Bangabandhu Birth Centenary Celebration Mujib Borsho : March 17, 2020 - December 16, 2021
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  • Father of the Nation Bangabandhu Sheikh Mujibur Rahman
  • Bangabandhu Sheikh Mujibur Rahman addressed at the UNGA
  • Hon'ble Prime Minister of Bangladesh
  • Foreign Minister Dr. A. K. Abdul Momen, M.P.​ and the then US Secretary of State Mike Pompeo
  • His Excellency the Ambassador M Shahidul Islam paying homage to the Father of the Nation
  • Father of the Nation of Bangladesh, Bangabandhu Sheikh Mujibur Rahman met with US President Gerald R. Ford on October 1, 1974 at the Oval Office of the White House in Washington, DC
  • National Martyrs' Memorial (Jatiyo Smriti Soudho), Savar
  • Language Martyrs’ Monument (Shaheed Minar), Dhaka
  • National Parliament Building (Jatiyo Sangshad Bhaban), Dhaka
  • Hon'ble Prime Minister of Bangladesh

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Visa on Arrival

  • As Covid-19 situation is currently at a much improved level worldwide, Security Services Division of the Ministry of Home Affairs, Government of the People's Republic of Bangladesh vide its latest circular no. 58.00.0000.041.01.002.22-59, dated 17 May 2022 has removed all the restrictions on Visa on Arrival imposed during Covid-19 pandemic and restored the pre-Covid Visa on Arrival policy, subject to compliance with the Covid-19 protocol. Therefore, the pre-Covid circular no. 44.00.0000.039.19.001.12.1409, dated 15 September 2016 is now in force. The provisions of the circular which are applicable to the US passport holders are mentioned below:
    1. Immigration authority at the international airports as well as land ports in Bangladesh, being satisfied upon scrutiny of the relevant documents, may issue visa on arrival to the US passport holders travelling to Bangladesh for official business or trade or investment or tourism.
    2. Foreign investors/business persons may be issued visa on arrival on the basis of a letter of invitation from the host organisation as well as a certifying letter from Bangladesh Investment Development Authority (BIDA) or Bangladesh Economic Zones Authority (BEZA) or Bangladesh Export Proceesing Zones Authority (BEPZA). The host organisation is required to inform the Department of Immigration and Passports as well as the immigration authority before the arrival of the concerned foreigners.
    3. Visa on Arrival may be issued to foreign citizens of Bangladeshi origin and their husband/wife/children on the basis of the proof of their Bangladeshi origin.
    4. The officers/officials of the foreign missions in Bangladesh as well as of the UN and its organisations may be issued visa on arrival if they can show satisfactory documents in support of their appointment or travel.
    5. Return air ticket must be shown.
    6. All travellers excluding the ones on official business must have a balance of at least USD 500.00 or equivalent foreign currency in cash or credit card.
    7. Visa on Arrival may be issued for a maximum of 30 (thirty) days' single entry.
    8. Visa on Arrival Fee has to be paid in cash in USD/Pound/Euro. Currently, the fee is USD 50.00 (fifty). UN passport holders are exempted from paying the fee.
    9. If the traveller is a member of defence or security force of a foreign country, prior permission from Security Services Division of the Ministry of Home Affairs, Government of Bangladesh is required to issue visa on arrival.
    10. After the expiration of the visa on arrival, if deemed necessary, the concerned traveller may apply to the Department of Immigration & Passports, Dhaka for extension of the visa.

Immigration at Hazrat Shahjalal International Airport (HSIA), Dhaka

  • Bangladeshi passport holders can enter Bangladesh within the validity period of their passport. Six months’ validity requirement is applicable at the time of leaving Bangladesh.
  • The concerned officers at immigration can be contacted as follows:

OC Immigration, HSIA: +8801320005902 (24/7 number)
Additional SP Immigration, HSIA: +8801320005376
Magistrate, HSIA: +8801304050603 (during office hours)

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Bangladesh News
No images for this article 11/14/2022 - Bangabandhu Wage Earners’ Center
The Government has established ‘ Bangabandhu Wage Earners’ Center ’ (BWEC)- a dormitory/hostel located near Hazrat Shahjalal International Airport...



No images for this article 11/02/2022 - Invitation of Bids for the Construction of Matarbari Port Access Road
Invitation of Bids for the Construction of Matarbari Port Access Road under Matabari Port Development Project (RHD Component)



No images for this article 10/11/2022 - Mobile Consular Camp in Austin (28 Oct), Houston (29-30 Oct) and Pennsylvania (11-13 Nov, 2022)
Mobile Consular Service will be provided by the Embassy in in Austin (28 Oct), Houston (29-30 Oct) and Pennsylvania (11-13 Nov, 2022). Services include...



No images for this article 10/11/2022 - MRP Reissue Reintroduced
Considering the problems faced by the expatriate Bangladeshis living within the jurisdiction of the Bangladesh missions in the USA, the Government of...



No images for this article 08/16/2022 - Embassy closed on 18 August 2022
On the occasion of Shuvo Janmashtami, the Embassy will remain closed on 18 August 2022. Those who have scheduled appointment for e-passport enrolment on 18...



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