Monday, September 21, 2015



A new showroom of Vibrant of US-Bangla Footwear Limited has been inaugurated at Banoshree in the city's Rampura

ASEAN unfolds Investment Report 2018

Association of Southeast Asian Nations (ASEAN) has released its Investment Report 2018 on the basis of the ASEAN

BGMEA to solve dispute over new wage board

Bangladesh Garment Manufacturers and Exporters Association (BGMEA) president Siddiqur Rahman said all kinds of dispute over   new wage

Awareness about safe LPG use to be raised

The Energy Division will launch a campaign to raise awareness among consumers about the safe use of liquefied

$690m ADB administrative budget approved

The Asian Development Bank (ADB) approved the 2019 administrative budget of $690.5 million.This represents a 2.7 percent increase

Afghanistan opens new trade route

Afghanistan on Thursday opened a new international trade route aimed at establishing direct access to Central Asian and

Minister assures wage board in RMG

State Minister for Labor and Employment Md Mujibul Haque Chunnu on Saturday said the problems, if any, over

Focus on private sector to speed up growth urged

The current policies are not sufficient for Bangladesh to achieve the expected economic development, experts have said and

Asbestos report hits Johnson & Johnson shares

Shares in Johnson & Johnson plunged more than 10% on Friday, after Reuters reported

BGMEA asks workers not to be instigated

Bangladesh Garment Manufacturers and Exporters Association (BGMEA) president Siddiqur Rahman on Wednesday asked the RMG workers not to

WB approves $250m to create quality jobs

The World Bank on Thursday approved a $250 million development policy operation to help the government of Bangladesh

Use of LPG grows over 21pc since 2009

Power, Energy and Mineral Resources Ministry has identified 12 points for ensuring safe use of Liquefied Petroleum Gas

World's first floating nuke plant starts

Akademik Lomonosov, the world's first "floating" nuclear power plant (FNPP) for installation in remote areas, has been started

Stocks close week down

Stocks finished the week down on Thursday with falling trends of all major price indices at Dhaka and

Increasing productivity in industries stressed

Speakers at a discussion yesterday underscored the need for working together demonstrating eagerness and skill to increase productively

Dan Food starts exporting cake to Maldives

Adding a new chapter to its journey, Dan Foods Limited, the Dan Cake maker in Bangladesh, has started

Walton reduces price of LED, Smart TV

The Bangladesh's multinational electronics brand 'Walton' reduced the prices of its big screen Android Smart and LED televisions

Asian shares advance following strong Wall Street finish

Shares rose in Asia on Thursday after a strong overnight finish on Wall Street.

MediaAxis awarded as highest VAT Payer in service

MediaAxis, the official affiliate of Carat/Dentsu Aegis Network in Bangladesh, has become the first ever marketing communication and

BAPEX holds 29th AGM

The 29th Annual General Meeting (AGM) of Bangladesh Petroleum Exploration and Production Company Limited (BAPEX) was held on

NCC Bank opens branch at Kanchpur

NCC Bank Ltd has formally opened its 116th branch at Kachpur in Narayanganj yesterday. Chairman of the bank

Transparent lending process in banks demanded

Banking sector is playing an important role in bringing development in the country. Therefore, all the economic indicators

Price fall in large-caps drives stocks down

Stock markets closed on Wednesday of the week with downward trend due mainly to price fall in large-cap

IMO launches phase-II of ship recycling project in BD

The International Maritime Organization (IMO) has launched the second phase of a project in Bangladesh to promote safe

Envoy for exporting agro products to China

Bangladesh can earn a huge foreign currency by exporting different agricultural products to China, Commercial Counsellor of the

Brazilian airline Avianca Brasil declares bankruptcy

Cash-strapped Avianca Brasil, the country’s fourth-largest airline, on Tuesday sought bankruptcy protection from creditors but

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