May 2012

UPL Book Festival 2011 commemorating 40 years of Bangladesh independence

    December 9 – 22, 2011: UPL celebrated 40 years of Bangladesh independence by organizing a two-week long ‘UPL Book Festival 2011’. Held at UPL’s Shahjadpur bookstore, the festival featured ‘71 titles on... Read More

Prof. Rehman Sobhan launches UPL's "Democracy in Bangladesh: Political Dimensions of National Development"

The second publication of the Harvard University papers series, entitled Democracy in Bangladesh: Political Dimensions of National Development,  was launched at Bangladesh Enterprise Institute. Prof. Rehman Sobhan graced the occasion as Chief... Read More

Launching of "Education and National Development" takes place

  Launching of Education and National Development, the thrid publication of the Harvard University papers series by UPL, took place at BRAC University. Edited by Halimur R. Khan, Manzoor Ahmed and Syed Saad Andaleeb, this... Read More

UPL authors Prof. Imtiaz Ahmed and Prof. Mehtab Khanam meet readers at Ekushey Boimela

     UPL organized an author-reader meet at its stall in the Ekushey Boimela where UPL authors Prof. Imtiaz Ahmed  and Prof. Mehtab Khanam chatted with their readers and signed books. Read More

UPL showcases its publications at the 1st World Marketing Summit

UPL showcases its publications at the 1st World Marketing Summit held in Dhaka. Initiated by one of world's most influential marketing guru Philip Kotler  and organized by the Brand forum Bangladesh, the event brought together industry... Read More

UPL author Shubhashish Sinha receives HSBC Kali O Kolom Young Poets and Writers Award

UPL author Shubhashish Sinha receives HSBC Kali O Kolom Young Poets and Writers Award for his poetry collection Howa Na Howar Gaan. Read More

UPL international authors' meet

UPL arranged a meet-up followed by dinner for its international authors who were in Bangladesh at the time: Kirsten Westergaard (1st from left), Rob Gallagher (3rd from Left) and Therese Blanchet (4rth from left Read More

UPL author Muhammad Obaidur Rahim receives Honorable Mention at the 2012 Paris Book Festival

  UPL author Muhammad Obaidur Rahim  receives Honorable Mention at the 2012 Paris Book Festival for his biographical work Khuda Buksh: The Pioneer of Life Insurance in Bangladesh. The book has also received honorable mention in London... Read More