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Managing Director of Social Islami Bank Limited, Quazi Osman Ali, inaugurating it's an Electricity Bill Collection Booth at Shaymoli Circle Bhaban in the city on Monday. Engr. Bikash Dewan, Managing Director and Engr. A T M Harun-or Rashid, Executive Director of Dhaka Power Distribution Company among others were also present.

Managing Director of Social Islami Bank Limited, Quazi Osman Ali, inaugurating it's an Electricity Bill Collection Booth at Shaymoli Circle Bhaban in the city on Monday. Engr. Bikash Dewan, Managing Director and Engr. A T M Harun-or Rashid, Executive Director of Dhaka Power Distribution Company among others were also present.

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Workshop on delta management in BD held

Business Desk :Netherlands Organisation for Scientific Research, Bangladesh Delta plan 2100 and Institute of Water Modeling jointly organized a workshop on Linking Urbanizing Deltas of the World research, innovation

Customers' flow at Walton Pavilion

Economic Reporter :A good number of buyers and visitors are thronging the Walton Pavilion at the ongoing month-long Dhaka International Trade Fair (DITF)-2018 at Sher-e-Bangla Nagar in the capital

Rezaul Karim new SCB chairman

Rezaul Karim new SCB chairman

Business Desk :Md Rezaul Karim Proprietor, S.N. Jute International, has been re-elected as Chairman of Shippers' Council of Bangladesh (SCB). He is Vice Chairman of Asian Shippers' Alliance (ASA)

BEPZA Int'l Investors Summit tomorrow

Economic Reporter :Bangladesh Export Processing Zones Authority (BEPZA) is set to arrange the 'BEPZA International Investors Summit 2018' at Bangabandhu International Conference Center (BICC) in the capital on January

DTG- 2018 exhibition from Feb 8

Business Desk :The 2018 Dhaka Int'l Textile and Garment Machinery Exhibition (DTG), the largest-ever trade fair of its kind in Bangladesh, will run February 08-11 at Bangabandhu International Conference

ERD informs cabinet over preparation

Economic Reporter :Three prime economic indicators suggested Bangladesh's preparedness for graduation as a "developing country", discarding its status of a "least developed" one or LDC by 2025, the ERD

BD-Indonesia to sign JMS this month

Economic Reporter :Bangladesh and Indonesia will sign Joint Ministerial Statement (JMS) this month for the Preferential Trade Agreement (PTA) towards removing trade barriers."Commerce ministers of both the countries will

Four mobile operators evade Tk 900cr VAT

Four mobile operators evade Tk 900cr VAT

Economic Reporter :Four private mobile operators of Bangladesh evade more than Tk 900 crore in name of SIM replacement.The Value Added Tax (VAT) branch of Large Tax Unit (LTU)

Dr. Engr.Rashid Ahmed Chowdhury, Chairman of Bangladesh Commerce Bank Limited, presiding over its Yearly Business Conference-2018 at a hotel in the city on Saturday. RQM Forkan, Managing Director and Directors of the bank among others were present.

Dr. Engr.Rashid Ahmed Chowdhury, Chairman of Bangladesh Commerce Bank Limited, presiding over its Yearly Business Conference-2018 at a hotel in the city on Saturday. RQM Forkan, Managing Director and Directors of the bank among others were present.

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Mohammed Shariful Islam, Human Resources Director of LafargeHolcim Bangladesh Limited, poses with the winners of Business Case Competition 'Pioners-2.0' organized by BUET Entrepreneurship Development Club at BUET auditorium recently. Fahima Shahadat, Head of Infrastructure and Technical Services, Naimul Abedin, Acting Head of Marketing of the company and Syeda Kamrun Ahmed, Director of eGeneration were also present.

Mohammed Shariful Islam, Human Resources Director of LafargeHolcim Bangladesh Limited, poses with the winners of Business Case Competition 'Pioners-2.0' organized by BUET Entrepreneurship Development Club at BUET auditorium recently. Fahima Shahadat, Head of Infrastructure and Technical Services, Naimul Abedin, Acting Head of Marketing of the company and Syeda Kamrun Ahmed, Director of eGeneration were also present.

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Yemen government announces budget after three-year hiatus

AFP, Aden :Yemen's cash-strapped government on Sunday released its first official budget since the Huthi rebels overran the capital Sanaa in 2014 and following a bailout from ally Saudi

Qatari delegation to visit Kuwait to enhance trade relations

Xinhua, Doha :A delegation of Qatari businessmen will visit Kuwait to boost bilateral trade ties, Qatar News Agency reported Sunday.A statement of Qatar Chamber of Commerce and Industry (QCCI)

Sri Lanka president takes charge of economy as coalition rift widens

AFP, Colombo :Sri Lanka's president announced Saturday that he would take control of the island's economy from the prime minister, as relations worsen between the ruling party and its

Saudi Arabia calls for extending non-OPEC cooperation

AFP, Muscat :Saudi Arabia's Energy Minister Khaled al-Faleh on Sunday called for extending cooperation between OPEC and non-OPEC oil producers beyond 2018 after a deal to shore up crude

Mohammad Helal Uddin, Managing Director of Bangladesh Krishi Bank, presiding over its Faridpur Division Branch Managers’ conference at BRAC TARC Learning Centre recently. Managers from the division were present.

Mohammad Helal Uddin, Managing Director of Bangladesh Krishi Bank, presiding over its Faridpur Division Branch Managers’ conference at BRAC TARC Learning Centre recently. Managers from the division were present.

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Md. Ahsan-uz Zaman, Managing Director of Midland Bank Limited, inaugurating its Chowhatta Branch at Sylhet Sadar on Thursday. Khandaker Shipar Ahmed, President, Sylhet Chamber and Commerce and Industries, Salauddin Ali Ahmed, Director, FBCCI, Md. Sazzad Hossain, GM, Bangladesh Bank Sylhet Office, other businessmen and local elites were also present.

Md. Ahsan-uz Zaman, Managing Director of Midland Bank Limited, inaugurating its Chowhatta Branch at Sylhet Sadar on Thursday. Khandaker Shipar Ahmed, President, Sylhet Chamber and Commerce and Industries, Salauddin Ali Ahmed, Director, FBCCI, Md. Sazzad Hossain, GM, Bangladesh Bank Sylhet Office, other businessmen and local elites were also present.

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Addressing resource gap, inequality stressed to implement SDGs

Economic Reporter :Speakers at a discussion on Tuesday stressed addressing resource gap, inequality and extreme poverty, and scaling up private sector involvement aiming to successfully implement the 7th Five

BD seeks duty, quota free access to Russia for RMG

Economic Reporter  :Commerce Minister Tofail Ahmed on Sunday requested Russia to provide duty and quota free access to Bangladesh for readymade garments (RMG)."Export would be boosted if Russia provides

Stocks open week up on large-cap vibe

BSS, Dhaka :Stocks opened week upward on Sunday with rising trend of all indices at Dhaka and Chittagong Stock Exchanges on higher activities of large-cap securities.The rising major sectors

GAPEXPO 2018 from 24 January

Economic Reporter :The 9th Garment Accessories and Packaging Exposure (GAPEXPO) 2018 will be kicked off from January 24.Bangladesh Garments Accessories and Packaging Manufacturers and Exporters Association (BGMPEA) going to

Mahbubur Rahman, Chairman of Eastland Insurance Company Limited, presiding over its AGM at a hotel in the city on Saturday. Arun Kumar Saha, Managing Director, Ghulam Rahman, Executive Vice-Chairman and ASM Quasem, Member, Board of Directors of the company among others were present.

Mahbubur Rahman, Chairman of Eastland Insurance Company Limited, presiding over its AGM at a hotel in the city on Saturday. Arun Kumar Saha, Managing Director, Ghulam Rahman, Executive Vice-Chairman and ASM Quasem, Member, Board of Directors of the company among others were present.

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AEBA works for branding BD in Europe

AEBA works for branding BD in Europe

Reza Mahmud :All European Bangladeshi Association (AEBA) is working to promote Bangladeshi nationals in European countries and branding local products there."Branding is very important nowadays to promote local products

Commissionerates in three EPZs to be set up for foreigners

Economic Reporter :The government is going to set up three separate commissionerates for the foreigners working at Mongla, Uttara and Ishwardi Export Processing Zones (EPZs)."These commissionerates will be set

Dhaka to urge UAE to recruit more workers

Business Desk :Bangladesh is likely to call on UAE to recruit more workers in their 4th Joint Commission meeting due to be held in Abu Dhabi February 5-6 with

A high level delegation including board and senior management of Norfund (the Norwegian Investment Fund for Developing Countries) has been visited City Bank head office in the city on Sunday. Sidsel Bleken, Norwegian Ambassador to Bangladesh, addressing at a press conference at the banks head office while Sohail RK Hussain, CEO of the bank, Kristin Clemet, Chairperson and Kjell Roland, Managing Director of Norfund among others were present.

A high level delegation including board and senior management of Norfund (the Norwegian Investment Fund for Developing Countries) has been visited City Bank head office in the city on Sunday. Sidsel Bleken, Norwegian Ambassador to Bangladesh, addressing at a press conference at the banks head office while Sohail RK Hussain, CEO of the bank, Kristin Clemet, Chairperson and Kjell Roland, Managing Director of Norfund among others were present.

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Commerce Secretary Subhasish Basu, passes time with the autistic children at Sarika Fantasy Park of 23rd Dhaka International Trade Fair in the city on Wednesday. Mahbubur Rahman Palash, Managing Director of the park, Bijoy Bhattacharjee, Vice Chairman, Abu Morshed, Secretary and Abdur Rouf, Director of EPB were also present among others. 25 autistic children get free entertainment in the park.

Commerce Secretary Subhasish Basu, passes time with the autistic children at Sarika Fantasy Park of 23rd Dhaka International Trade Fair in the city on Wednesday. Mahbubur Rahman Palash, Managing Director of the park, Bijoy Bhattacharjee, Vice Chairman, Abu Morshed, Secretary and Abdur Rouf, Director of EPB were also present among others. 25 autistic children get free entertainment in the park.

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World markets forge higher on rising metal prices

AFP, London :Global stock markets mostly rose on Friday, with miners buoyed by higher metal prices, as investors shrugged off a looming shutdown of the US government. Most equities

Myanmar-India private individuals' border trade hits over 1.8 mln USD in 9 months

Xinhua, Yangon :Myanmar's trade with India using private Individual Trading Cards (ITCs) via border gates amounted to 2.5 billion kyats (1.8 million U.S. dollars) as of December in present

Brexit special trade agreement possible: Macron

AFP, London :French President Emmanuel Macron said a special post-Brexit trade agreement between Britain and the EU was certainly possible but would not involve full access to the single