Bangladesh has a tropical monsoon-type climate, with a hot
and rainy summer, climate is one of the wettest.
Bangla is the official language of Bangladesh. It is also spoken in West
Bengal. Bangalees protected Bangla from the clutches of Pakistani
oppressors in 1952 by preventing Urdu from being the state language of
East Pakistan where a vast majority of people spoke in Bangla.
Bangladeshi Taka is the currency in Bangladesh.The symbol for BDT can be
written Tk. The Bangladeshi Taka is divided into 100 paisa. The exchange
rate for the Bangladeshi Taka was last updated on
April 29, 2011
from Yahoo Finance. The BDT conversion factor
In the 1980s, Bangladesh faced no greater problem than population
growth. Census data compiled in 1901 indicated a total of 29 million in
East Bengal, the region that became East Pakistan and eventually