World\`s 26th most influential woman Sheikh Hasina

Forbes Magazine's ranking

World's 26th most influential woman Sheikh Hasina

 Staff Correspondent

 Published: 12:17 PM, 6 December 2018   Updated: 02:38 PM, 6 December 2018

Daily Bangladesh Desk

Daily Bangladesh Desk

Prime Minister Sheikh Hasina went forward again in the list of influential women made by the Forbes Magazine. The magazine's ranking in the list is now four steps ahead ranked number 26.

Forbes released a list of 100 influential women in the world on Tuesday. Sheltering millions of Rohingyas in Myanmar has been taken into consideration for relocating Sheikh Hasina in its list.

In the year-last, Sheikh Hasina's position was at 30th position. Earlier, her position was 59th in 2015.

Besides, Sheikh Hasina has been ranked among the world's top influential leaders into the United States Journal, Fortune. Time magazine also placed her on its influential list.

Meanwhile, Myanmar leader Aung San Suu Kyi was ranked 26th in Forbes' list two years ago. Last year, her position was seven steps behind. The controversial leader of the Rohingya issue has not been included in the 100 people this year.

German Chancellor Angela Merkel has retained the top position this time as the bar. The position was immediately followed by British Prime Minister Theresa May. IMF Managing Director Christine Lagarde is in third place on the list.

Hollywood's most expensive actress Taylor Swift is at 68th place in the Forbes list. Besides, Bollywood star Priyanka Chopra is at the 94th position.