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Dhaka, Tuesday, 28 February 2017

Stocks end higher for 2nd straight day

Stocks end higher for 2nd straight day

Stocks ended higher on the bourses Monday, the second trading session of the week, with turnover increased slightly...

Next budget will be of Tk3,40000 crore, says FM

Next budget will be of Tk3,40000 crore, says FM

Finance Minister Abul Maal Abdul Muhith has said, “Bangladesh will have no poor people in 2024-25. This...

Grameenphone fined for cheating in internet package

Grameenphone fined for cheating in internet package

Directorate of National Consumer Rights Protection fined Grameenphone Tk2.5 lakh when a fraud charge against the...

Muhith apprises JS on idle money in state owned banks

Muhith apprises JS on idle money in state owned banks

The amount of idle money in the state-owned six banks stood at Tk 1,226 crore on December 31, 2016, Finance Minister...

US-Bangla to operate flights on Dhaka-KL, Dhaka-S’pore routes

US-Bangla to operate flights on Dhaka-KL, Dhaka-S’pore routes

US-Bangla Airlines, one of the private airlines in the country, on Sunday announced its flight operation on two...

DITF ends, Tk 243.44cr worth export orders received

DITF ends, Tk 243.44cr worth export orders received

The Dhaka International Trade Fair (DITF) 2017 ended with a record Tk 243.44 crore worth export orders.  ...

BD-India companies plan joint ventures: Shringla

BD-India companies plan joint ventures: Shringla

Indian High Commissioner in Dhaka Harsh Vardhan Shringla on Thursday said companies from both Bangladesh and India are...

HMD Global to launch Nokia 150 Dual SIM phone

HMD Global to launch Nokia 150 Dual SIM phone

HMD global Oy has announced the launch of its Nokia 150 Dual SIM phone. The launch comes just weeks after HMD entered...

BB unveils 2nd half yearly monetary policy

BB unveils 2nd half yearly monetary policy

Continuing its earlier strategies, Bangladesh Bank on Sunday unveiled its 2nd half yearly (January-June 2017) monetary...

15pc VAT remains in new law

15pc VAT remains in new law

Finance Minister Abul Maal Abdul Muhith said the law for value added tax (VAT) will be implemented with the direction...

25 Dubai shops penalised for illegal money transfer to BD

25 Dubai shops penalised for illegal money transfer to BD

A crackdown across Dubai unearthed an illegal money transfer racket run by 25 shops, the Department of Economic...

Allegation of charging high interest rate in SME sector

Allegation of charging high interest rate in SME sector

The trading banks are taking high interest from the organizations of Small and Medium Industry (SME) in the country....

Water can no longer be a free input: PM

Water can no longer be a free input: PM

Describing water as a wealth, Prime Minister Sheikh Hasina on Wednesday said it can no longer be a free input and...

Coca-Cola will play role in BD’s economic development: Muhith

Coca-Cola will play role in BD’s economic development: Muhith

US company Coca-Cola, a global leader in the beverage industry, formally opened its new bottling plant at Bhaluka,...