Official Name: The Peoples Republic Of Bangladesh.

Location & Borders: South Asia Bordered by INDIA on the East, West and North and By the Bay of Bengal On the South and Small Border Strip with MYANMAR on the South – East.

Government: Parliamentary Form Of government, Headed by Prime Minister.

Area of Land: 147570 Square Km.

Climate: Sub-Tropical Monsoon Season: Summer, Monsoon, Autumn, and Winter.

Temperature: Winter time: 11C ---29C, Summer time: 21C ----34C

Standard time: GMT+ 6 hrs

Literacy: 65%

Official Language: Bangla is Mother tongue; English is generally understood and used as a second language.

Capital City: Dhaka, Other major cities are Chittagong, Khulna, Sylhet, Rajshahi, and Barisal

International, Airport: Dhaka, Chittagong, Sylhet

Seaport: Chittagong, and Mongla

Currency: TAKA

GDP/Rate of Growth: US$ 51.90 billion (2002-03)/ 5.33 % ( 2002-03).

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