Ambassador :H.E.Mr.Munshi Faiz Ahmad,
Full name: People's Republic of Bangladesh
Population: 164.4 million (UN, 2010)
Capital and largest city: Dhaka
Area: 143,998 sq km (55,598 sq miles)
Major language: Bengali
Major religions: Islam, Hinduism
Life expectancy: 69 years (men), 70 years (women) (UN)
Monetary unit: 1 taka = 100 paisa
Main exports: Garments, fish, jute goods, leather products
GNI per capita: US $700 (World Bank, 2010)
Internet domain: .bd
International dialling code: +880

Bangladesh: Environment





Bangladesh Environment Profile 2012

Environmental concerns are a high priority in certain areas, with particular need for protection against natural disasters such as flooding and hurricanes. In the industrial manufacturing sector, environmental protections are mostly inadequate.