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ERD Secretary Kazi Shofiqul Azam, inaugurating a program on

ERD Secretary Kazi Shofiqul Azam, inaugurating a program on "South-South and Triangular Cooperation: A Study of Best Practices" in the NEC Conference Room in the capital on Thursday. Shamima Nargis, Additional Secretary (UN Wing) in ERD and National Project Director of K4DM Project chaired the session. K4DM is a UNDP supported Knowledge project for Development Management.

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Workshop on sustainable fisheries held

Economic Reporter :The workshop on sustainable fisheries was held in Dhaka on Wednesday organized by CLS, a France company and Corona Engineering Ltd to address technical solutions for the

Walton brings Smart TV

Business Desk :The country's electronics brand Walton released 32-inch Smart Television in the market, which could be operated by Smartphone of any brand, says a press release.This latest version

Mustaque Ahmed, Head of Business Development and Liability Marketing Division of Shahjalal Islami Bank Ltd and Delowar Hossain Faruk,  Chairman of the Standing Committee on Members Welfare of BASIS, sign a Memorandum of Understanding on Tuesday at the bank's head office. Managing Director of the Bank Farman R Chowdhury was present.

Mustaque Ahmed, Head of Business Development and Liability Marketing Division of Shahjalal Islami Bank Ltd and Delowar Hossain Faruk, Chairman of the Standing Committee on Members Welfare of BASIS, sign a Memorandum of Understanding on Tuesday at the bank's head office. Managing Director of the Bank Farman R Chowdhury was present.

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IMF to launch new form of aid-with no money

AFP, Washington :The International Monetary Fund announced Wednesday it will launch a new tool to support governments in financial trouble-but one that involves no money-formalizing a step it took

443 industrial units get registered with BIDA in Q2

Economic Reporter :A total of 443 industrial units have been registered with the Bangladesh Investment Development Authority (BIDA) during April to June quarter (Q2) of 2017.During the three months,

Kazi Rezaul Karim, Deputy Managing Director of Bangladesh Commerce Bank Limited, inaugurating a workshop on

Kazi Rezaul Karim, Deputy Managing Director of Bangladesh Commerce Bank Limited, inaugurating a workshop on "Integrated Supervision System" for Managers' of Dhaka division at its training institute recently. RQM Forkan, Managing Director of the bank attended.

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Biman to keep cargo terminal open for 7 days

BSS, Dhaka :Biman Bangladesh Airlines has decided to keep its cargo import terminal at Hazrat Shahjalal International Airport (HSIA) open for seven days in week from now on to

Muhith for using tech to curb corruption

Economic Reporter :Finance Minister AMA Muhith on Thursday said the proper use of modern technology can help curb all sorts of corrupt practices at all levels."We are now closely

BJMC incurs Tk 482cr loss in FY17

Economic Reporter :State-owned jute mills under the Bangladesh Jute Mills Corporation incurred a loss of Tk 481.90 crore in the last fiscal year 2016-2017, said textiles and jute ministry

Bangladesh Bank raises farm loan disbursement target by 16.24pc

Economic Reporter :Bangladesh Bank (BB) has raised the agriculture and rural loan disbursement target by 16.24 percent to Taka 20,400 crore for the current 2017-18 financial year (FY18).Deputy Governor

Saifuzzaman Chowdhury MP, State Minister for Ministry of Land, inaugurating the 169th UCB  Branch in Matuail on Wednesday.  AE Abdul Muhaimen, Managing Director of the bank was also present.

Saifuzzaman Chowdhury MP, State Minister for Ministry of Land, inaugurating the 169th UCB Branch in Matuail on Wednesday. AE Abdul Muhaimen, Managing Director of the bank was also present.

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Masihul Huq Chowdhury, AMD of Midland Bank Limited, inaugurating its Agent Banking Booth at Palora Bazar, Batila Thana in  Manikganj on Monday. Clients, businessmen and local elite were present.

Masihul Huq Chowdhury, AMD of Midland Bank Limited, inaugurating its Agent Banking Booth at Palora Bazar, Batila Thana in Manikganj on Monday. Clients, businessmen and local elite were present.

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Etihad Airways says it lost $1.87 bn in 2016

AFP, Abu Dhabi :Abu Dhabi's Etihad Airways said Thursday it posted a $1.87 billion loss last year, hit by "one-off" impairments on aircraft and investments in troubled Alitalia and

Trump hails $10 bn investment from Apple supplier Foxconn

AFP, Washington :President Donald Trump on Wednesday unveiled a $10 billion US investment by Apple supplier Foxconn to build a plant in Wisconsin.The businessman-turned-president made the announcement side by

Tourism helps put Spaniards back to work

AFP, Madrid :Spain's jobless rate tumbled in the second quarter, official data showed Thursday, lifted by strong job creation in the services sector as the busy tourist season got

China quickens industrial profit growth

Xinhua, Beijing :Profit growth at China's major industrial firms gathered pace in June on strong sales and retreating material costs, official data showed Thursday.Industrial companies with annual revenue of

MA. Mannan, State Minister for Finance & Planning, addressing the IT Seminar of Genie Insurance Software at BIA Conference Hall on Tuesday.  AKM Monirul Hoque, Vice-President, Prof. Rubina Hamid, First Vice-President of BIA, Md. Eunusur Rahman, Senior Secretary, Financial Institutions Division, Ministry of Finance and . Gokul Chand Das, Acting Chairman, IDRA were also present.

MA. Mannan, State Minister for Finance & Planning, addressing the IT Seminar of Genie Insurance Software at BIA Conference Hall on Tuesday. AKM Monirul Hoque, Vice-President, Prof. Rubina Hamid, First Vice-President of BIA, Md. Eunusur Rahman, Senior Secretary, Financial Institutions Division, Ministry of Finance and . Gokul Chand Das, Acting Chairman, IDRA were also present.

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Sheikh Moulana Mohammad Qutubuddin, Chairman, Shariah Supervisory Committee of Islami Bank Bangladesh Limited, presiding over it's a meeting at the banks head office in the city on Monday. Dr. Mohammad Abdus Samad, Member Secretary of the Committee and Md Mahbubul Alam, Additional Managing Director of the bank were present.

Sheikh Moulana Mohammad Qutubuddin, Chairman, Shariah Supervisory Committee of Islami Bank Bangladesh Limited, presiding over it's a meeting at the banks head office in the city on Monday. Dr. Mohammad Abdus Samad, Member Secretary of the Committee and Md Mahbubul Alam, Additional Managing Director of the bank were present.

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Samsung launches 2 new Galaxy J-series smartphones

Samsung launches 2 new Galaxy J-series smartphones

Business Desk :Samsung Mobile Bangladesh has recently launched two Galaxy J-series stylish smartphones- Galaxy J7 Max and Galaxy J7 NXT.The newest addition to the customers most preferred smartphone series

Menon asks DCs to promote domestic tourism

Economic Reporter :Civil Aviation and Tourism Minister Rashed Khan Menon on Wednesday asked the Deputy Commissioners (DCs) to promote domestic tourism through branding of attractive spots of their respective

Sri Lanka should increase export volume in global market: Experts

Business Desk :The EU, which is Sri Lanka's biggest export destination, absorbing 36 per cent of total shipments, reinstated the country into the GSP Plus program in mid-May, removing

Masihul Huq Chowdhury, AMD of Midland Bank Limited, inaugurating its Agent Banking Booth at Palora Bazar, Batila Thana in  Manikganj on Monday. Clients, businessmen and local elites were present.

Masihul Huq Chowdhury, AMD of Midland Bank Limited, inaugurating its Agent Banking Booth at Palora Bazar, Batila Thana in Manikganj on Monday. Clients, businessmen and local elites were present.

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Mahtabur Rahman re-elected NRB Chairman

Mahtabur Rahman re-elected NRB Chairman

Economic Reporter :Mohammed Mahtabur Rahman (Nasir) has been re-elected as the Chairman of Board of Directors of NRB Bank Limited in its 52nd Board meeting recently, said a press

Engineer Md. Towhidur Rahman, Chairman, Board of Directors of Shahjalal Islami Bank Limited, presiding over its

Engineer Md. Towhidur Rahman, Chairman, Board of Directors of Shahjalal Islami Bank Limited, presiding over its "Half-Yearly Managers' Conference-2017" at a city hotel on Saturday. Farman R Chowdhury, Managing Director, Anwer Hossain Khan, Akkasuddin Mollah and Fakir Akhtaruzzaman, Directors of the bank were present.

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BIDA chief for creating entrepreneurs to expedite growth

Economic Reporter :Bangladesh Investment Development Authority (BIDA) Executive Chairman Kazi M Aminul Islam recently underscored the need for creating skilled and trained entrepreneurs to enhance investment and employment opportunities

Tofail to DCs Keep prices of essentials under control

Staff Reporter :Commerce Minister Tofail Ahmed on Wednesday gave instruction to the deputy commissioners (DCs) for monitoring markets to keep prices of essentials within the purchasing capacity of consumers. "The

Stocks see up on large-cap vibe

BSS, Dhaka :Stocks saw upward trend on Wednesday as major indices of both Dhaka and Chittagong Stock Exchanges were found finishing upward trend with higher transactions of some large-cap

Muhammad Abdullah new Secretary of Industry Ministry

Muhammad Abdullah new Secretary of Industry Ministry

Economic Reporter :Muhammad Abdullah, has joined as the new secretary of Ministry of Industries on Wednesday. Prior to joining the new post, he served as Secretary in the Election

Bangladesh ahead of India, Pakistan in GCC labour mkt

Business Desk :Bangladesh accounted for a 50 per cent share in the GCC labour market from three South Asian countries in the first half of 2017. Indians comprised just