Eastern News Agency is the first privately-owned news agency in Bangladesh established in March 1968. It developed into a full-fledged news agency before the outbreak of the War of Liberation of Bangladesh.

Eastern News Agency started its journey as a private limited company registered under Bangladesh Joint Stock Board with a six Director members headed by Founder Golam Rasul Mallick as Managing Director & Chief Editor retaining 51 percent of major shares permanently based on qualifying mutual consent of boards at the emergence period of ENA in the year 1972.

Eastern News Agency has it own six storied building situated at 8/4 A Topkhana Road – Shegunbaghicha, Dhaka which was leased property allocated by the Ministry of Land of Bangladesh for 99 years and was later permanent as under Land Settlement property to its Founder Chief Editor & Managing Director Golam Rasul Mallick collectively.


Eastern News Agency head quartered its operation at his own office premises at Dhaka , Bangladesh since its emergence and was connected with Bangladesh Telecommunication Board to transmit & disseminate news to all over the word through tele-printers. Eastern News Agency was mainly catering news on Exchange with some Major News agencies of the world which includes TASS, AP, UNI , KUNA , XINHUA as news agency exchange partner since its inception in the year 1971.

Presently Eastern News Agency is equipped with “state of the art of modern technology “ in the pave of information superhighway and processing to inter connect through Data Call online Services to all major news agencies of the world . ENA is also the Member Media partner of Commonwealth Press Union & OANA.

ENA head quartered office operation will be duly conducted with Bangladesh all Media & Newspaper & News Agencies , Embassies , States , Commercial & Education Institutes to comply its news services.

ENA Stringers :

Eastern News Agency has its own Stringers flourished in the parts of United States of America, Europe ,Russia , China , Middle East & South Asia as well.