Monday, September 21, 2015



The Executive Committee of the National Economic Council (ECNEC) yesterday approved eight projects involving Taka 5,142.06 crore (Tk

bKash holds workshop on prevention of MFS abuse

bKash Limited, the largest mobile financial service provider in the country has recently organized a workshop on prevention

Google Maps adds new features for riders in Bangladesh

Google has launched several new features to Google Maps for the convenience of the people of Bangladesh at a

Stocks rebound after 7-day fall

After witnessing a downward trend in the last seven consecutive sessions, stocks yesterday rebounded in the Dhaka and

BD to export 0.1mn tons rice to Philippines

In a boost to the country's exports, Bangladesh will export 0.1 million (one lakh) metric tons of rice

Committee to support SME entrepreneurs

A committee will be formed to provide loan facilities to the small and medium entrepreneurs for developing SME sector

Exports to India will increase: FBCCI

The Federation of Bangladesh Chambers of Commerce and Industry (FBCCI) President Sheikh F Fahim said exports of Bangladeshi

Nokia launches two new phones

The home of Nokia phones HMD Global has announced the launch of Nokia 3.2 and Nokia 2.2 in

Padma Bank signs deal with Transfast

Padma Bank Limited, a leading fourth generation bank in Bangladesh, on Monday signed an agreement with international money

Mannan urges expatriates to invest in Bangladesh

Planning Minister MA Mannan has said favorable atmosphere is prevailing now in Bangladesh for investment and urged the expatriates

FBCCI delegation joins trade summit in Kolkata

President of the Federation of Bangladesh Chambers of Commerce and Industry (FBCCI) Sheikh F Fahim on Monday shared

Golden Ocean to invest $1.46m in IEPZ

A China-Bangladesh joint venture company M/S Golden Ocean Limited will invest US$1.46 million to establish a garment accessories

'Declare July 16 as Banking Day'

Researcher Nazrul Islam Bashir, who has written a book on Bangabandhu and Bangladesh Bank, demands to declare July

'Tech entrepreneurs to play important role in economy'

Technology-based entrepreneurs will become a vital element in keeping Bangladesh's economy innovative, said Prince Constantijn van Oranje of

GP posts 10.6pc growth half-yearly

Buoyed by the new subscribers and internet users, leading mobile phone operator Grameenphone reported a healthy revenue growth

'Improve ease of doing business ranking'

Prime Minister's Private Industry and Investment Adviser Salman Fazlur Rahman yesterday underscored the need for finding the means

Bearish trend continues

Stock markets yesterday closed the session of the week with downward trend further due mainly to price fall

Asian shares mixed as China reports economy slowed in 2Q

Shares were mixed in Asia on Monday, with gains

Wind power plant bid submission deadline extended

The government has extended the bid submission date of three wind power projects (each 50 MW capacity) by

Korean PM for cooperation in energy, ICT, hi-tech sectors

South Korean Prime Minister Lee Nak-yon on Sunday expressed his country's desire to take Bangladesh-Korea ties to the

AIIB reaches 100-member milestone

The Asian Infrastructure Investment Bank (AIIB) has now 100 members as its Board of Governors on Saturday approved

Samsung launches new SpaceMax refrigerators

Samsung Consumer Electronics Bangladesh launched its new SpaceMax series side-by-side refrigerator lineup that will be available in two-door and

'Bangladesh is progressing well to achieve SDGs'

Planning Minister Muhammad Abdul Mannan has said Bangladesh under the leadership of Prime Minister Sheikh Hasina is strongly

Prime Finance and Investment Ltd returns to profit

Prime Finance and Investment Ltd, a leading financial agency in the country, returned to profit spree in 2018

Walton initiates TV exchange offer

The country's electronics giant Walton has initiated 'TV Exchange Offer' across the country. As per this offer, customers

Stocks decline further

Country's two bourses, Dhaka Stock Exchange (DSE) and Chittagong Stock Exchange (CSE) yesterday registered another declining sessions but

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