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Solar electric vehicle completes 2000km Bangladesh tour

Solar electric vehicle completes 2000km Bangladesh tour

Business Desk :Team tanguar racing completes historic 2000km Bangladesh tour with their self-built electric cum solar vehicle to promote clean transportation and sustainable lifestyle, says a press release.  On

LafargeHolcim Bangladesh subsidiary wins prestigious award

Economic Reporter :Lafarge Umiam Mining Private Limited (LUMPL), a subsidiary of LafargeHolcim Bangladesh Limited, has won the "Outstanding Achievement Award" given by the Indian Bureau of Mines. It is

APO formulates master plan to increase productivity

Economic Reporter :Japan-based Asian Productivity Organisation (APO) has formulated a master plan, "Bangladesh National Productivity Master Plan 2021-2030", for the next 10-year to increase productivity in the country's different

Robi shop brings flash sale on Motorola handsets

Business Desk :The premiere ecommerce platform, robishop.com.bd is now offering exclusive flash sale on Motorola handsets. Customers can enjoy up to 35 percent discount on mobile phones along with

Md Arfan Ali, President and Managing Director of Bank Asia Ltd and Sharawwat Islam, Managing Director of Truvalu enterprises Ltd, exchanging an agreement signing document at the bank's corporate office in the city recently.

Md Arfan Ali, President and Managing Director of Bank Asia Ltd and Sharawwat Islam, Managing Director of Truvalu enterprises Ltd, exchanging an agreement signing document at the bank's corporate office in the city recently.

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Walton offers Tk1 lakh worth cash vouchers to AC customers

Business Desk :Centering the upcoming Eid-ul-Azha, the local electronics giant 'Walton' has declared some benefits for the customers of its air conditioner (AC) under the nationwide ongoing digital campaign

BB asks banks to open monitoring cell for classified loans

BB asks banks to open monitoring cell for classified loans

Economic Reporter :Bangladesh Bank (BB) asked the scheduled banks to open 'Special Monitoring Cell', headed by Deputy Managing Director (DMD), for monitoring the classified loans amounting Taka 100 crore

Khurram elected Director of SBL

Khurram elected Director of SBL

Business Desk :Kazi Khurram Ahmed, shareholder of Standard Bank Limited (SBL), has been elected director of the bank in its 20th Annual General Meeting recently.He is also director of

VAT collection up by 22pc in Dhaka West commissionerate

Economic Reporter :Customs, Excise and VAT Commissionerate in Dhaka (West), collected revenue of Tk 2,781 crore in the immediate past fiscal year 2018-19.The amount was 22 percent higher than

Stocks maintain downward trend

Economic Reporter :Stocks on Monday witnessed another bearish session as all indices on Dhaka Stock Exchange (DSE) and Chittagong Stock Exchange (CSE) maintained downward trend due to lower activities

Investors get approval for remittance, royalty fees within a click: BIDA

Economic Reporter :Investors will get approval within one click from the Bangladesh Investment Development Authority (BIDA) for remittance, royalty and technical know-how fees of the outbound reimbursement.

SFOA urges not to import toxic sodium sulphate

SFOA urges not to import toxic sodium sulphate

Economic Reporter :Leaders of the Bangladesh Labon Mill Malik Samity (Salt Factory Owners' Association) on Monday urged the government to stop importing toxic sodium sulphate in the name of

AMM Moyen Uddin, Head of Information Technology Division of Dhaka Bank Ltd and Rahad Hossain, Country Manager of Infobip (an international communications company), exchanging an agreement signing document at the bank's corporate office recently. Syed Mahbubur Rahman, Managing Director, Emranul Huq, Additional Managing Director, Md Shafquat Hossain, Head of Retail Business Division of the Bank and Dino Ibrahim Ovic, Managing Director of infobip, among others, were present.

AMM Moyen Uddin, Head of Information Technology Division of Dhaka Bank Ltd and Rahad Hossain, Country Manager of Infobip (an international communications company), exchanging an agreement signing document at the bank's corporate office recently. Syed Mahbubur Rahman, Managing Director, Emranul Huq, Additional Managing Director, Md Shafquat Hossain, Head of Retail Business Division of the Bank and Dino Ibrahim Ovic, Managing Director of infobip, among others, were present.

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ACI Water Pump and Yamaha Rider Club jointly organized

ACI Water Pump and Yamaha Rider Club jointly organized "Jol Shobuje Aka, Priyo Shohor Dhaka" campaign at Uttara in the city recently to raise awareness among the city dwellers about deadly lethal diseases like dengue, chikungunya and other mosquito borne diseases.

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Hyundai Motor sees profit grow in second quarter

AFP, Seoul :South Korea's largest automaker Hyundai Motor saw net profit pick up by almost a quarter in April-June thanks to its sport utility vehicles (SUV) and weak won.Net

Rupee slips 26 paise to 69.06 vs $ in early trade

Rupee slips 26 paise to 69.06 vs $ in early trade

PTI, Mumbai :The rupee opened on a cautious note and fell 26 paise to 69.06 against the US dollar in early trade Monday amid heavy selling in domestic equities

Most Asian markets fall as traders consider Fed rate cut

AFP, Hong Kong :Most Asian markets fell in early trade Monday on dimming hopes for a deep interest rate cut by the Federal Reserve, but all the firms on

Chinese economy to grow further despite US-China trade dispute: Experts

Xinhua, Amman :Jordanian experts said Sunday that the Chinese economy will witness further growth despite the U.S.-China trade frictions."China is a strong exporter and has strong ties with Latin

Prof Dr Salim Uddin, Chairman of the Executive Committee of Islami Bank Bangladesh Ltd and Chairman of Bangladesh House Building Finance Corporation, addressing a seminar on

Prof Dr Salim Uddin, Chairman of the Executive Committee of Islami Bank Bangladesh Ltd and Chairman of Bangladesh House Building Finance Corporation, addressing a seminar on "The Sustainable Development Goals -SDGs: A Universal Call for Transforming our World" organized by Chattogram Branch Council of the Institute of Cost and Management Accountants of Bangladesh (ICMAB) recently.

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Africa poses critical challenge for World Bank, IMF

AFP, Washington :Global heat maps of extreme poverty show Africa in deep red.And the problem will only accelerate as population on the continent grows in coming decades."The problems are

US importers find ways to adapt to, skirt Trump's tariffs

AFP, New York :Big US companies are accelerating efforts to move more of their supply chains from China to neighboring countries in light of Trump administration tariffs.Companies in sectors

World Bank: 75 years as the world's financial firefighters

AFP, Washington :At the critical moment of a Hollywood movie starring A-lister Sandra Bullock, Bolivia's newly-elected president calls in the International Monetary Fund to bail out the poverty-stricken country,

Mercantile Bank organized a workshop titled

Mercantile Bank organized a workshop titled "Dynamics of Compliance Report on Regulatory and Internal Audit & Inspection" at its training institute in the city recently. Managing Director Md Quamrul Islam Chowdhury, Deputy Managing Director Md Zakir Hossain and Principal of MBTI Javed Tariq were present.

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Sayeed H Chowdhury, Chairman of ONE Bank Ltd, addressing the bank's 20th founding anniversary at a city hotel on Friday. Managing Director M Fakhrul Alam and Vice Chairman Asoke Das Gupta, among others, spoke on the occasion.

Sayeed H Chowdhury, Chairman of ONE Bank Ltd, addressing the bank's 20th founding anniversary at a city hotel on Friday. Managing Director M Fakhrul Alam and Vice Chairman Asoke Das Gupta, among others, spoke on the occasion.

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UK car sector accelerates towards electric future

AFP, London :Britain's auto industry, seeking to swerve Brexit obstacles, is accelerating toward electrification as consumers shun high-polluting diesels, driven by rapid advances in technology and greener government policy.Four

NOVOAIR increases flights to Saidpur route

Economic Reporter :Novoair, one of the country's private airlines, has decided to increase flights on Dhaka-Saidpur route considering passengers uptrend to this destination.The airlines will operate daily five flights

BPCCI, DTI-EMB discussed to enhance bilateral trade

BPCCI, DTI-EMB discussed to enhance bilateral trade

Economic Reporter :Leaders of the Bangladesh Philippines Chamber of Commerce and Industry (BPCCI) have visited Philippines to promote bilateral trade and investment between the two countries. President of the

Paritosh Sarker, General Manager of Bangladesh Development Bank Ltd and Mahmudur Rab, Company Secretary of Titas Gas, exchanging an agreement signing document at Titas Gas Head Office at Karwan Bazar in the city on Thursday. Managing Director of Titas Gas Company Md Mostafa Kamal, Director (Finance) Md Sharifur Rahman and DGM of BDBL Md Nazrul Islam, among others, were present. Under the deal, clients of Titas Gas will be able to pay their gas bill at any branches of BDBL located at greater Dhaka and Mymensingh areas.

Paritosh Sarker, General Manager of Bangladesh Development Bank Ltd and Mahmudur Rab, Company Secretary of Titas Gas, exchanging an agreement signing document at Titas Gas Head Office at Karwan Bazar in the city on Thursday. Managing Director of Titas Gas Company Md Mostafa Kamal, Director (Finance) Md Sharifur Rahman and DGM of BDBL Md Nazrul Islam, among others, were present. Under the deal, clients of Titas Gas will be able to pay their gas bill at any branches of BDBL located at greater Dhaka and Mymensingh areas.

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China's electronic manufacturing, software industry revenue hits 16 tln yuan

Xinhua, Tianjin :Revenue of China's electronic manufacturing industry and software industry exceeded 16 trillion yuan (2.3 trillion U.S. dollars) in 2018, said industry authorities.Wang Xudong, president of the China

Khalilur Rahman, President of Chattogram Metropolitan Chamber of Commerce & Industries, inaugurating the 171st Branch of Al-Arafah Islami Bank Ltd at Pekua of Cox's Bazar recently. Local Lawmaker Jafar Alam, Bank's Vice Chairman Abdus Salam, Director Ahamedul Haque and Managing Director Farman R Chowdhury, among others, were present.

Khalilur Rahman, President of Chattogram Metropolitan Chamber of Commerce & Industries, inaugurating the 171st Branch of Al-Arafah Islami Bank Ltd at Pekua of Cox's Bazar recently. Local Lawmaker Jafar Alam, Bank's Vice Chairman Abdus Salam, Director Ahamedul Haque and Managing Director Farman R Chowdhury, among others, were present.

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