Plan to transform Bangladesh beach questioned

Coastline of Cox’s Bazar in Bangladesh boasts the longest sandy beach in the world.

    The coastline of Cox’s Bazar in Bangladesh boasts the longest sandy beach in the world.

    The local tourist authority wants to transform the area into a luxury international resort.

    But critics argue, this could lead to the area losing its history.

    Al Jazeera's Nicolas Haque reports from southern Bangladesh.

    SOURCE: Al Jazeera


    YOU MIGHT ALSO LIKE

    Interactive: Take a tour through divided Jerusalem

    Interactive: Take a tour through divided Jerusalem

    Take a tour through East and West Jerusalem to see the difference in quality of life for Israelis and Palestinians.

    Stories from the sex trade

    Stories from the sex trade

    Dutch sex workers, pimps and johns share their stories.

    Inside the world of India's booming fertility industry

    Inside the world of India's booming fertility industry

    As the stigma associated with being childless persists, some elderly women in India risk it all to become mothers.