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Premier Bank Limited organizes a workshop on

Premier Bank Limited organizes a workshop on "'Skills and Training Enhancement' for branch officials at its Training Institute recently. Md. Abul Bashar, GM of Financial Inclusion Division, H. M Rafiqul Islam, Joint Director of Bangladesh Bank, Managing Director M. Reazul Karim, (FCMA), Additional Managing Director Golam Awlia and Head of Agent Banking Division Mohammad Shamim Morshed of Premier Bank were also present.

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Consumers demand protection for Bidi industry

Business Desk :"As long as there are cigarettes in the country, Bidi will remain," said Bangladesh Bidi consumers (Bangladesh Bidi Bhokta pokkho) on Monday at a press conference held

Explanation of BAEC over media report on salaries of RNPP employees

Bangladesh Atomic Energy Commission (BAEC), as the implementation organisation of the project and owner of the company, stated that fake, baseless news on salaries of the employees of the

S Korea to invest $6m in Mongla EPZ

S Korea to invest $6m in Mongla EPZ

Economic Reporter :South Korean company Hwashin (BD) Limited will invest US$ 6 million to establish a cosmetics accessories industry in Mongla Export Processing Zone (EPZ).In this regard, an agreement

Nasir A. Chowdhury, Advisor and Founding Managing Director of Green Delta Insurance Company (GDIC), inaugurating a new office premises for Professional Advancement Bangladesh Ltd (PABL), a subsidiary of GDIC at Gulshan-1 in the city on Monday. Keith Richards (MD & CEO of Engagement & Personal Finance Society, CII UK) and Farzanah Chowdhury, Chartered Insurer (CEO of GDIC) were also present.

Nasir A. Chowdhury, Advisor and Founding Managing Director of Green Delta Insurance Company (GDIC), inaugurating a new office premises for Professional Advancement Bangladesh Ltd (PABL), a subsidiary of GDIC at Gulshan-1 in the city on Monday. Keith Richards (MD & CEO of Engagement & Personal Finance Society, CII UK) and Farzanah Chowdhury, Chartered Insurer (CEO of GDIC) were also present.

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BSMRMU, University of Hawaii sign for tourism research

Economic Reporter :A Joint Research Project was signed among Bangabandhu Sheikh Mujibur Rahman Maritime University of Bangladesh, University of Hawaii of USA and America's renowned tourism operator Connected Planet

DIU introduces guardian insurance policy

Economic Reporter :Daffodil International University in association with Pragati Life Insurance has introduced an insurance policy titled 'Guardian's Insurance Policy' for the students who have unfortunately lost their guardians.

Stocks return to downward trend again

Economic Reporter :Stocks on Monday witnessed a bearish session as all indices on Dhaka Stock Exchange (DSE) and Chittagong Stock Exchange (CSE) returned to red breaking a two-day gaining

Cardamom, garlic, ginger prices soar

Cardamom, garlic, ginger prices soar

Al Amin :The prices of cardamom, garlic and ginger have increased in the city's kitchen markets just ahead of the Eid-ul-Fitr. The prices of these cooking ingredients are hitting

Mohammed Monirul Moula, Managing Director (Current Charge) of Islami Bank Bangladesh Limited, inaugurating the Iftar distribution program for Traffic Police at its head office on Sunday.  Tareq Ahmed, Additional Deputy Commissioner of Police, Traffic East Division, Motijheel Zone, Mohammad Ali, Abu Reza Md. Yeahia and Hasne Alam, Deputy Managing Directors and Md. Saleh Iqbal, Senior Executive Vice President of the Bank were also present.

Mohammed Monirul Moula, Managing Director (Current Charge) of Islami Bank Bangladesh Limited, inaugurating the Iftar distribution program for Traffic Police at its head office on Sunday. Tareq Ahmed, Additional Deputy Commissioner of Police, Traffic East Division, Motijheel Zone, Mohammad Ali, Abu Reza Md. Yeahia and Hasne Alam, Deputy Managing Directors and Md. Saleh Iqbal, Senior Executive Vice President of the Bank were also present.

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Google v Huawei hits millions of smartphone users

AFP, Paris :Hundreds of millions of smartphone users will be affected by Google's decision to sever its Android operating system ties with Chinese handset maker Huawei.The decision, in the

International anti-money laundering experts review practices in Cyprus

Xinhua, Nicosia :A team of international experts are making a review of anti-money laundering practices in Cyprus applied mainly by law firms, banks, accounting and audit firms, financial services

Central bank warns of global economic uncertainties brought by trade frictions

Xinhua, Beijing :China's central bank has warned in a report that uncertainties brought by trade frictions between China and the United States could have an adverse impact on the

Sberbank CEO does not expect serious GDP growth in 2019

TASS, Petripavlovsk :Russia's GDP growth in 2019 is not expected to be very big but it will be a year of boost for the country's economy on the backdrop

Canada aims to ratify trade deal after lifting of tariffs

Canada aims to ratify trade deal after lifting of tariffs

AFP, Ottawa :Ottawa plans to proceed "full steam ahead" on ratification of a free trade agreement with the US and Mexico, Canada's foreign affairs minister said Saturday, after the

Samantha Gooi, Category Manager of the Laptop Brand HP, rewarding to the lucky purchasers of the brand's laptop by handing over air tickets at a city hotel recently. Officials of Smart Technologies (BD) Limited and Flora Limited were also present during the ceremony.

Samantha Gooi, Category Manager of the Laptop Brand HP, rewarding to the lucky purchasers of the brand's laptop by handing over air tickets at a city hotel recently. Officials of Smart Technologies (BD) Limited and Flora Limited were also present during the ceremony.

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Mutual Trust Bank Limited arranges Mother's Day 2019 celebration at MTB Centre in the city recently. At the event, the Bank honoured MTBian mothers, Professor Panna Kaiser (Retd), Chairman, Khelaghor Central Committee and Khairun Nessa Ahmed, Deputy General Manager (PRL), Bangladesh Krishi Bank with a view to celebrating motherhood, maternal bonds and the influence of mothers in the society. Managing Director Anis A. Khan, Deputy Managing Directors, Syed Rafiqul Haq and Tarek Reaz Khan, among others, were present.

Mutual Trust Bank Limited arranges Mother's Day 2019 celebration at MTB Centre in the city recently. At the event, the Bank honoured MTBian mothers, Professor Panna Kaiser (Retd), Chairman, Khelaghor Central Committee and Khairun Nessa Ahmed, Deputy General Manager (PRL), Bangladesh Krishi Bank with a view to celebrating motherhood, maternal bonds and the influence of mothers in the society. Managing Director Anis A. Khan, Deputy Managing Directors, Syed Rafiqul Haq and Tarek Reaz Khan, among others, were present.

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Central bank warns of global economic uncertainties brought by trade frictions

Xinhua, Beijing :China's central bank has warned in a report that uncertainties brought by trade frictions between China and the United States could have an adverse impact on the

BGB member Bacchu gets new car buying Walton refrgierator

BGB member Bacchu gets new car buying Walton refrgierator

Business Desk :A Boarder Guard Bangladesh (BGB) member named Abdul Momin Bacchu has been awarded a brand new car through purchasing Walton brand refrigerator under the ongoing nationwide Digital

Popular Life Insurance recommends 40pc cash dividend

Business Desk :The board of directors of Popular Life Insurance Company has recommended 40 per cent cash dividend for the year ended on December 31, 2018, a press release

Bay Leasing recommends 10pc cash dividend

Business Desk :The board of directors of Bay Leasing & Investment Ltd has recommended 10 per cent cash dividend for the year ended on December 31, 2018, an official

Mohammed Monirul Moula, Managing Director (Current Charge) of Islami Bank Bangladesh Limited and Mohammad Khairuzzaman, Country Director of Transfast Remittance, inaugurating Remittance Campaign at Islami Bank Tower on Sunday.  Mohammad Ali, Abu Reza Md. Yeahia and Hasne Alam, Deputy Managing Directors, Muhammad Golam Rabbani, Senior Vice President and Md. Sarwar Islam, Vice President of the Bank were present.  Under this campaign, each beneficiary of the remittance sent through Transfast will get attractive gift items including motorbike and sewing machine.

Mohammed Monirul Moula, Managing Director (Current Charge) of Islami Bank Bangladesh Limited and Mohammad Khairuzzaman, Country Director of Transfast Remittance, inaugurating Remittance Campaign at Islami Bank Tower on Sunday. Mohammad Ali, Abu Reza Md. Yeahia and Hasne Alam, Deputy Managing Directors, Muhammad Golam Rabbani, Senior Vice President and Md. Sarwar Islam, Vice President of the Bank were present. Under this campaign, each beneficiary of the remittance sent through Transfast will get attractive gift items including motorbike and sewing machine.

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VAT collection increased by 36pc in April in West Commissionerate

Economic Reporter :Customs, Excise and VAT Commissionerate, Dhaka (West) collected 36 percent more value added tax (VAT) in April in this fiscal 2018-19.In this month, VAT collection rose to

Tax holiday is essential for trade, commerce development: BIDA

Tax holiday is essential for trade, commerce development: BIDA

Economic Reporter :Bangladesh Investment Development Authority (BIDA) Executive Chairman Kazi M Aminul Islam Sunday said the government is providing tax holiday facility in different fields as it is essential

Stocks open week up on large-cap vibe

Economic Reporter :Stocks Sunday opened the week up with all the indices at Dhaka and Chittagong stock exchanges finishing upwards on higher activities of large-cap securities.The rising major sectors

Govt will restrict import of rice: Kamal

Economic Reporter :Finance Minister AHM Mustafa Kamal has said the government would restrict import of rice and try to export it abroad to give relief to farmers.He said supply

New FBCCI board of director takes charge

Economic Reporter :New board of directors of the Federation of Bangladesh Chambers of Commerce and Industry (FBCCI) took charge officially on Sunday.Board of the country's apex trade body, elected

Deputy Managing Director of Standard Bank Ltd. Md. Motaleb Hossain and Managing Director of Eurotex Knitwear Limited Md. Shahidul Islam, sign an agreement signing document for specialized service

Deputy Managing Director of Standard Bank Ltd. Md. Motaleb Hossain and Managing Director of Eurotex Knitwear Limited Md. Shahidul Islam, sign an agreement signing document for specialized service "Employee Savings Account Services" at the Bank's head office recently.

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Nasreen Fatema Awal, Founder President of Women Entrepreneurs Association of Bangladesh, presenting budget proposals for National Budget 2019-20 at an auditorium in the city on Saturday. Shahruk Rahman, President and Asfa Hossain, 1st Vice President of the Association, among others, were present. They demand collateral free loan in a simple process and with less interest rate for women entrepreneurs.

Nasreen Fatema Awal, Founder President of Women Entrepreneurs Association of Bangladesh, presenting budget proposals for National Budget 2019-20 at an auditorium in the city on Saturday. Shahruk Rahman, President and Asfa Hossain, 1st Vice President of the Association, among others, were present. They demand collateral free loan in a simple process and with less interest rate for women entrepreneurs.

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Samsung's pocket-friendly smartphone Galaxy A2 Core hits market

Samsung's pocket-friendly smartphone Galaxy A2 Core hits market

Business Desk :With the aim to cater the smart phone users within a budget and targeting consumers opting to use a smartphone for the first time, Samsung Bangladesh has