Dhaka, Monday 23 January 2017
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Economy

A crackdown across Dubai unearthed an illegal money transfer racket run by 25 shops, the Department of Economic Development (DED) revealed on Saturday, reports the Gulf News....

The trading banks are taking high interest from the organizations of Small and Medium Industry (SME) in the country. Besides new entrepreneurs are not getting loan facility because the banks prefer guarantor to provide loans....

Describing water as a wealth, Prime Minister Sheikh Hasina on Wednesday said it can no longer be a free input and infinite resource to production or development....

US company Coca-Cola, a global leader in the beverage industry, formally opened its new bottling plant at Bhaluka, Mymensingh on Wednesday as part of its effort to have stronger presence in Bangladesh....

Planning minister AHM Mustafa Kamal said, “According to the World Bank’s calculation, the global economic growth will be almost 3% on 2017....

Users of mobile financial services (MFS) like bKash or Ucash will no longer be allowed to hold more than one account....

The overall manpower export from Bangladesh witnessed a robust growth of 36.31 percent in 2016 as some 7.58 lakh Bangladeshi workers got overseas jobs in the last calendar year....

Center for Policy Dialogue (CPD) has opined that revenue shortfall may stand at Tk40,000 crore in this fiscal year 2016-17....

Bangladesh Bank is implementing a ‘remediation plan’ to build a foolproof security system to prevent any further breaches in its overseas transactions, following the $81 million heist incident in February 2016, reported UNB....

Hailing the private sector as the main driving force of the economy, Prime Minister Sheikh Hasina on Wednesday said her government will extend cooperation in further flourishing and developing the private sector through transparent management....

The owners of garment factories announced 55 garments in Ashulia closed, as the workers in those factories were demanding increased salaries and bonuses....

Men from Criminal Investigation Department (CID) of police interrogated former governor of Bangladesh Bank (BB) Dr Atiur Rahman on Monday....

Bangladesh Bank governor Dr Fazle Kabir on Monday warned that mobile banking might become one of the biggest laundering methods in the digital world if it is not confronted through joint initiatives....

Men from Criminal Investigation Division (CID) of police went to former governor of Bangladesh Bank Dr Atiur Rahman’s office at his research institute on Monday...

Rushanara Ali MP, the UK Prime Minister's Trade Envoy for Bangladesh, is now in Dhaka to reaffirm the importance the UK attaches to the trade and investment component of its relationship with Bangladesh....

High Court (HC) issued a rule seeking explanation for not taking actions against oil company Chevron, despite the company deprived its workers of the share of the profit made by the company....

Telenor, the originating company of mobile operator Grameenphone, said it did not follow internal regulations in 11 sponsorships provided to police, Rapid Action Battalion (Rab), and security forces and orgnizations in Bangladesh, reports BBC....

Quarters and dimes are lost with the evolution of time. There is no value of Tk 1 and Tk 2. This time Tk 5 is joining this group of valueless money....

Already five months have passed after the Financial Year 2016-17 but the National Board of Revenue (NBR) can provide the information on tax collection of only one month....

Finance Minister Abul Maal Abdul Muhit paid 2 lac 12 thousand 611 taka on his personal income in the fiscal yyear 2016-17....

United States Ambassador to Bangladesh Marcia Stephens Bloom Bernicat said the Generalized System of Preferences (GSP) facility for Bangladeshi product was not stopped because of political reasons....

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