United News of Bangladesh

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United News of Bangladesh (UNB)
TypeNews Agency
HeadquartersDhaka, Bangladesh
WebsiteUNB Website

United News of Bangladesh (UNB) is a Bangladesh private sector news agency established in 1988.[1] Enayetullah Khan established UNB in the 1980s. It is the first fully digitized private wire service in South Asia.[2][3]

UNB has news exchange agreements with other major news agencies and networks, such as Associated Press, UNI, Xinhua, Kyodo, ANSA, Suomen Tietotoimisto and Rompress.

UNB is a member of international bodies such as Organization of Asian and Pacific News Agencies, Commonwealth Press Union, Asian Mass Communication Research and Information Centre and AsiaNet.

With an established network of correspondents and reporters in all the districts of Bangladesh, UNB is recognized as the nation's most dependable and credible source of news and information, serving over 20 million readers both locally and internationally.[4]

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  1. ^ "News Agencies - Banglapedia". en.banglapedia.org. Retrieved 2016-12-22.
  2. ^ "Bio". Enayetullah Khan.
  3. ^ "United News of Bangladesh". Cosmos Group.
  4. ^ http://cosmosgroup.com.bd/?page_id=1069

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