Monday, September 21, 2015



Expressing its thankfulness to Prime Minister Sheikh Hasina for appointing Salman F Rahman as Prime Minister's Adviser on

United Commercial Bank holds annual business conference

Annual Business Conference 2019 of United Commercial Bank Limited was held on Wednesday at Brac CDM of Savar

Deals signed to set up 2,000 MW power plant

GCM Resources plc and Chinese state-owned Power China on Thursday signed a joint venture agreement (JVA) and an engineering,

4 RMG sector related expo kicks off

To offer complete sourcing platform for the RMG makers under one roof, four exhibitions on yarn, fabric, accessories,

Tipu seeks positive media support for development

Commerce Minister Tipu Munshi, MP, has sought a positive support from the media for the sake of national

BIDA ties up with LICT Project

BIDA and the LICT Project under Bangladesh Computer Council (BCC) signed a MoU on Wedn-esday. Under this MoU,

Reduced source tax for RMG from Jan 3

The reduced tax at source for the export-oriented RMG industries has become effective from January 3 this year,

'Revitalize cooperatives to enhance rural economy'

LGRD and Coopera-tives Minister Md Tajul Islam yesterday underscored the need for reviving cooperatives system that was taken

Stocks close the week downward

Stocks closed the week yesterday downward as all indices on the country's two bourses maintained a falling trend

Samsung launched new year campaign

Samsung launched 'Wishful New Year Campaign' to celebrate the new year and it will continue until February 28,

Women earn 29% less than men: Citi

Citigroup's female employees earn 29 percent less than their

Edible oil import grows by 10pc

The import of edible oil has been showing an increasing trend in Bangladesh alongside other commodities resulting in

106,343 users switched operators under MNP

After the launch of mobile number portability (MNP) services on October 1 last year, 106,343 users switched operators

Protect migrant workers from traffickers: Speakers

Expressing frustration over the low conviction rate and prosecution of traffickers in Bangladesh, trade union leaders, labor lawyers

33% discount on selected handsets of Samsung

Samsung Bangladesh announced a new year kick-off campaign 'Thanks for your Love, Time to Celebrate' for its handsets.

Stocks return to red zone

After a single-day break, stocks returned to the red zone with a marginal fall on Dhaka Stock Exchange

Working to earn $7b from ICT export

Posts, Telecommuni-cations and Information Technology Minister Mustafa Jabbar yesterday said the government is working to raise the export

IFIL launches 3 new services

Sharia-based financial institution Islamic Finance and Investment Limited (IFIL) has launched three new services on Tuesday. The three

Metlife gets new CEO

Michel A Khalaf has been appointed as the president and chief executive officer of Metlife, effective from May

BGCCI delegation meets commerce minister

A delegation of Bangladesh-German Chamber of Commerce and Industry (BGCCI) led by its President Omar Sadat on Tuesday

VoLTE service soon for mobile phone users

Mobile network operators (MNOs) in Bangladesh are taking preparation to introduce VoLTE (Voice over Long Term Evolution) service

Gazi for increasing production at government jute mills

Textiles and Jute Minister Golam Dastagir Gazi yesterday said measures would be taken to increase the production at

Singer launches Blueair Air Purifiers

Consumer electronic and home appliance brand Singer introduced Blueair Advanced Air Purifiers and Cabin Air products at a

CETP at Savar to be completed soon: Humayun

Industries Minister Nurul Majid Mahmud Humayun yesterday said the construction works of the Central Effluent Treatment Plant (CETP)

Stocks witness up on large-cap vibe

Stocks witnessed upward trend on Tuesday as major indices of both Dhaka and Chittagong Stock Exchanges were found

'BD will be aviation hub for west-east'

New State Minister for Aviation and Tourism Ministry Mahbub Ali yesterday said he would work for making Bangladesh

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