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Bangladesh Bank (BB) yesterday postponed agriculture credit recovery from haor areas across the country due to huge damages in

Battery producers seek duty hike on foreign item

Local battery manufacturers have urged the government to protect the local industries by imposing increased duty on its import

Australian trade delegation visits Dhaka

A   Trade delegation  led   by  Nickolas Varvaris, mayor  of  Kograh City of New South Wales and  CEO of CWI 

PayPal to start operation in BD soon

PayPal, a global online payment system, is likely to start its operations in Bangladesh soon, paving the way for

'New VAT law more time-befitting'

National Board of Revenue (NBR) has taken necessary preparation for conscious enforcement of new VAT law so that the

New Chairperson, Secretary for SWIFT BD

SWIFT Member and User Group of Bangladesh were elected new Chairperson and General Secretary. President and Managing Director of

BB postpones agriculture credit recovery in haor areas

Bangladesh Bank (BB) today postponed agriculture credit recovery from haor areas across the country due to huge damages in the

PayPal service in Bangladesh soon

PayPal, a global online payment system, is likely to start its operations in Bangladesh soon, paving the way for hassle-free

Grameenphone's profit up 17.86% in first quarter

Country's leading mobile phone operator Grameenphone reported revenue of BDT 30.6 billion for the first quarter of 2017, an

Biman bags TK 1.3cr sale in tourism fair

Biman Bangladesh Airlines has bagged a Taka 1.30 crore sale of tickets at the three-day international travel and tourism

Govt waives Tk 100cr interest on agri loans

State Minister for LGRD and Cooperatives Mashiur Rahman Ranga today said the government, through the Bangladesh Samabaya Bank, has

'45 percent of total workforce in agriculture sector'

Industries Ministry Senior Secretary M Mosharraf Hossain Bhuiyan on Sunday said about 45 percent of country's total workforce is

BASIS to join UNCTAD's E-Commerce Week

Bangladesh is going to participate at the The third edition of UNCTAD's E-Commerce Week to be held in Geneva

Stocks open week in red

Both the stocks of the country, the Dhaka Stock Exchange (DSE) and Chittagong Stock Exchange (CSE) -- started the

Russia to assist BD to form BNQTC: Amu

Industries Minister Amir Hossain Amu on Saturday said Russia will assist Bangladesh to form the National Quality and Technical

GP’s net profit rose 17.86pc in first quarter

DSE, CSE down at opening

The Dhaka Stock Exchange (DSE) and the Chittagong Stock Exchange (CSE) witnessed downward

NBR's mobile app to collect VAT from businesses

National Board of Revenue (NBR) has been thinking to launch a mobile app in line with the proposal of

DCCI propose 7pc flat VAT, govt sticks to 15pc

Dhaka Chamber of Commerce and Industry (DCCI) has proposed a 7 percent flat VAT rate from the next fiscal

Stocks finish week down

Stocks ended week downward trend on Thursday, with falling trend of major indices at Dhaka and Chittagong stock exchanges

Tofail disagrees with WB ratings

Expressing disagreement with the latest World Bank annual ranking on doing business in Bangladesh, Commerce Minister Tofail Ahmed said,

Three BD innovators to compete in Manila

Team Parasitica, a group of three young innovators, has earned the nomination to represent Bangladesh in the South East

Pacer Taskin becomes brand ambassador of Atom Gum

Bangladesh pacer Taskin Ahmed has been appointed as the brand ambassador of Atom Gum, a product of PRAN Confectionery

Bay Container Terminal to be built in Ctg port

‘42pc Rana Plaza survivors still jobless’

DCCI proposes 7pc flat VAT; govt rigid at 15pc