Monday, September 21, 2015



The existing bilateral arrangements for power trading among the South Asia Subregional Economic Cooperation (SASEC) countries, including Bangladesh, need

'Bangladesh a role model of sustainable development'

Former governor of Bangladesh Bank Dr Atiur Rahman observed that the brave people of Bangladesh proved the earlier concern

Deal inked for capital dredging at Payra port

The Payra Port Authority and Belgium based company Jan De Nul today signed an agreement to jointly conduct capital

Dhaka East VAT Commissionerate earns Tk 529.54cr revenue

Customs, Excise and VAT Commissionerate, Dhaka (East), collected Tk 529.54 crore revenues during the July-October period of the current

Fashionology Summit in Dhaka on Feb 12

The first ever Bangladesh Fashionology Summit is going to be held in Dhaka on 12 February 2018 to bridge

New NRBC Chairman pledges to regain clients' confidence

Newly appointed Chair-man of NRB Commercial Bank (NRBCB) Tomal SM Parvez said yesterday that he would work hard with

Bank account now with only Tk 2, Daak Taka launched

Prime Minister's ICT Adviser

'Youths core strength for a prosperous BD'

Former Bangladesh Bank Governor Dr Atiur Rahman hopes that Bangladesh would achieve double digit growth in GDP soon. It

BD seeks $1b export earnings from India

Business leaders of Bangladesh have called upon the Indian traders to increase the import of goods from Bangladesh equivalent

PDB-Summit sign deal for 300 MW power plant

The Power Development Board (PDB), as the state-owned body of the government, singed a power purchase agreement (PPA) with

Rice prices may rise further

Despite assurances that rice prices would fall after the Aman rice harvest, traders in Dhaka say the price of

NCC Bank opens new Branch in Comilla

NCC Bank Ltd has opened its 107th branch named Highway Branch at Alakharchar, Comilla. Chairman of the Bank Md

Experts for more efforts to create human resources

Educationists and officials laid emphasis on intensifying efforts to expand skilled enhancement programmes to develop competent workforce in the launches 'Sayestha kha offer' annou-nced the launch of their new online campaign 'Sayestha Kha Offer' powered by Mastercard. Mr. Hasanul Haq Inu,

BD tourists to India cross 1.6 million in 10 months

Total number of Bangladeshi tourists visiting India crossed the 1.6-million mark in the first 10 months of the current

Stocks remain sluggish another week

Indices on the Dhaka Stock Exchange and Chittagong Stock Exchange passed another sluggish week as investors focused on profit

Digital World sees holiday crowd

The Digital World-2017, the biggest ICT exposition in Bangladesh, witnessed a huge crowd on Friday, the third day of

General Electric to shed 12,000 jobs

General Electric is to cut 12,000 jobs in its power business, 18% of the

Tofail for listing multinational, local big companies with stocks

Multinational companies along with the local big ones should be listed with the stock exchange and the finance ministry

WB giving $150m loans for regional trade connectivity

Bangladesh has signed a $150 million loan agreement with the World Bank to modernize trade infrastructure, systems and procedures.These

Bangladesh on track to achieve SDGs: Atiur

Former Governor of Bangladesh Bank Dr. Atiur Rahman said, "Bangladesh as a country has excelled in attaining the MDGs

Lub-rref IPO road show held

For the first time in Bangladesh, Lub-rref (Bangladesh) Limited, as a national lube blending company, is going to introduce

Stocks close week down

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

Remittance inflow increases by 10.76pc in five months

Expatriate Bangladeshis sent US$5,768.54 million remittances during the first five months of the current fiscal 2017-18, which is 10.76

NBR to observe 'VAT Day' on December 10

The National Board of Revenue (NBR) will observe 'VAT Day' on December 10 and 'VAT Week' from December 10

Ex Volkswagen executive jailed in US

A former Volkswagen executive has been sentenced to seven years in prison and a

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