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Mir Nasir Hossain, Director of Eastern Bank Limited, inaugurating its 84th branch at city's Begum Rokeya Sarani in Shewrapara on Wednesday. Ali Reza Iftekhar, Managing Director, Hassan Or Rashid, ADM, M Nazeem Anwar Choudhury, Head of Consumer Banking and other senior officials of the bank were present.

Mir Nasir Hossain, Director of Eastern Bank Limited, inaugurating its 84th branch at city's Begum Rokeya Sarani in Shewrapara on Wednesday. Ali Reza Iftekhar, Managing Director, Hassan Or Rashid, ADM, M Nazeem Anwar Choudhury, Head of Consumer Banking and other senior officials of the bank were present.

Japan fills its boots with bespoke shoes

AFP, Tokyo :When Yohei Fukuda left for England more than a decade ago to learn his trade as a master leather shoemaker, he could hardly have imagined that his native

Syed Moazzem Hussain, Director, Board of Directors of Pubali Bank Limited, inaugurating its 457th branch at Siddhirganj in Narayanganj recently. Md. Abdul Halim Chowdhury, Managing Director, Azizur Rahman, Vice-Chairman, M Kabiruzzaman Yaqub, Director and Mohammad Ali, DMD of the bank among others were also present.

Syed Moazzem Hussain, Director, Board of Directors of Pubali Bank Limited, inaugurating its 457th branch at Siddhirganj in Narayanganj recently. Md. Abdul Halim Chowdhury, Managing Director, Azizur Rahman, Vice-Chairman, M Kabiruzzaman Yaqub, Director and Mohammad Ali, DMD of the bank among others were also present.

Bikes and drones give faster delivery

Whether bikes or drones, delivery firms are looking for ways to get packages to customers quicker as electronic commerce is revolutionising the retail market.Geopost, the parcel delivery unit of France's

French central bank calls for more cross-border mergers

AFP, Paris :The Banque de France wants it to be easier for European banks to merge, the central bank's chief Francois Villeroy de Galhau said on Wednesday."We have to stop

Two BD cos get $1m UN grant

Business Desk :Two Bangladeshi companies received $1 million grant from the United Nations Department of Economic and Social Affairs (UN DESA) in recognition of a project to spur solar entrepreneurship.The

Dollar appreciates against Taka

US dollar continues to gain strength against Bangladesh Taka (BTD) as the demand of the greenback has shot up due to a rise in the import of capital machineries and

CSE, LankaBangla inks deal

CSE, LankaBangla inks deal

Business Desk :Chittagong Stock Exchange and LankaBangla Securities Ltd signed a Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) agreement to introduce Virtual Trading Simulator first time in the country, said a press release.The

Md. Abdul Hamid Miah, Managing Director of Islami Bank Bangladesh Limited, receiving a crest from Bangladesh Bank Governor Fazle Kabir, for being highest taxpayer in the banking sector in 2016-2017 at a programme organized by Large Taxpayer Unit in the city on Tuesday. NBR Chairman Nazibur Rahman, among others were also present.

Md. Abdul Hamid Miah, Managing Director of Islami Bank Bangladesh Limited, receiving a crest from Bangladesh Bank Governor Fazle Kabir, for being highest taxpayer in the banking sector in 2016-2017 at a programme organized by Large Taxpayer Unit in the city on Tuesday. NBR Chairman Nazibur Rahman, among others were also present.

Stocks end week up on higher transactions

Stocks ended the week on Thursday upward with rising trend of major indices at Dhaka and Chittagong stock exchanges on higher transactions.The daily average trade value at DSE was 6.2

BBML, DEG signs deal for $15m

BBML, DEG signs deal for $15m

Business Desk :Deutsche InvestitionsĀ  und Entwicklungsgesellschaft mbH (DEG), a German finance and development organization, will provide a long-term loan of USD 15 million to Banga Building Materials Limited, (BBML), a

ADB launches PPP monitoring report on 9 countries

Business Desk :Countries in Asia and the Pacific with developed financial markets, strong local financial institutions, and diverse financing resources are more likely to secure public-private partnership (PPP) projects, according

Landports earn Taka 111.44 crore in 2016-17 FY

Business Desk :The country's landports earned a total revenue of Taka 111.44 crore in 2016-17 fiscal while the expenditure was Taka 53.44 crore.This was disclosed at the 48th meeting of

9th IBIID Expo from March 2-5 next at BICC

Staff Reporter :The 9th International Bangladesh Infrastructure Innovation & Development Expo and Dialogue 2018 will be held from 2 to 5 March 2018 at Bangabandhu International Conference Centre (BICC) at

NBR honours 14 FIs to encourage taxpayers

Economic Reporter :The National Board of Revenue (NBR) honoured 14 financial institutions, including ten banks, under its Large Taxpayer Unit (LTU) for the first time for receiving tax card as

Roman Holiday with Mastercard Campaign launched in city

Roman Holiday with Mastercard Campaign launched in city

Business Desk :In order to boost cross-border transaction, Mastercard has launched 'Roman Holiday with Mastercard' campaign in Dhaka recently. As part of this campaign, Mastercard users can win exciting

Stocks see up on large-cap vibe

Economic Reporter :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

Khurshed Alam, Head of Retail Finance of LankaBangla Finance Ltd and Mohammad Ali Chowdhury, Manager of Hotel Sarina sign a MOU for customer privileges in the city recently.  Under this agreement the finance company Card member will enjoy up to 40pc discounts at the hotel.

Khurshed Alam, Head of Retail Finance of LankaBangla Finance Ltd and Mohammad Ali Chowdhury, Manager of Hotel Sarina sign a MOU for customer privileges in the city recently. Under this agreement the finance company Card member will enjoy up to 40pc discounts at the hotel.

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Robi brings mega campaign 'Dakche Thailand'

Robi brings mega campaign 'Dakche Thailand'

Economic Report :Mobile operator Robi has launched a mega campaign named "Dakche Thailand" recently. The unique recharge campaign is giving away guaranteed talktime/internet bonus along exciting gifts that includes

EU lifts Britain out of deficit

AFP, Brussels :The EU said Wednesday it would end its special budget supervision for Britain after almost a decade, saying London had reduced its excessive deficit enough to fall

Bank Co (amend) Bill 2017 placed in JS

BSS, Sangsad Bhaban :The Parliamentary Standing Committee on Finance Ministry Wednesday placed the "Bank Company (amendment) Bill, 2017" for passage in the House.Chairman of the Committee M Abdur Razzaque

Amu leaves for Austria to join LDCs conference

Business Desk :Industries Minister Amir Hossain Amu on Wednesday left for Austria to join the "7th Ministerial Conference of the Least Developed Countries (LDCs)" in Austria.United Nations Industrial Development

Shah Abdul Hannan, Chairman of IBN SINA Pharmaceutical Industry Ltd, presiding over its 33rd AGM at a city convention center on Wednesday. Professor AKM Sadrul Islam, Managing Director and Md Shahid Farooqui FCS, Company Secretary were present among others. The AGM approves 10pc bonus share and 25pc cash dividend for its shareholders for the year 2016.

Shah Abdul Hannan, Chairman of IBN SINA Pharmaceutical Industry Ltd, presiding over its 33rd AGM at a city convention center on Wednesday. Professor AKM Sadrul Islam, Managing Director and Md Shahid Farooqui FCS, Company Secretary were present among others. The AGM approves 10pc bonus share and 25pc cash dividend for its shareholders for the year 2016.

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Govt, ADB ink $300m loan deal for upgrading int'l road corridor

Business Desk :The government on Wednesday signed agreements with the Asian Development Bank (ADB) for US$300 million in loans to help upgrade the Dhaka-Northwest international trade corridor in Bangladesh.Economic

Syed Waseque Md Ali, Managing Director of First Security Islami Bank Ltd, inaugurating the Kalaroa branch at Satkhira on Wednesday. S. M. Nazrul Islam, Head of General Services Division, Md. Abdur Rashid, Zonal Head, Khulna and Mohammad Monirul Islam, Manager of the branch were also present.

Syed Waseque Md Ali, Managing Director of First Security Islami Bank Ltd, inaugurating the Kalaroa branch at Satkhira on Wednesday. S. M. Nazrul Islam, Head of General Services Division, Md. Abdur Rashid, Zonal Head, Khulna and Mohammad Monirul Islam, Manager of the branch were also present.

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Anisuzzaman Chowdhury, EC Chairman of United Commercial Bank Limited, inaugurating its 171st branch at Balasur in Munshigonj on Tuesday. Arif Quadri, Additional Managing Director of the bank and local elites were also present.

Anisuzzaman Chowdhury, EC Chairman of United Commercial Bank Limited, inaugurating its 171st branch at Balasur in Munshigonj on Tuesday. Arif Quadri, Additional Managing Director of the bank and local elites were also present.

BD-Turkey bilateral trade about $5b

BD-Turkey bilateral trade about $5b

Business Desk :Ambassador of Republic of Turkey in Dhaka Devrim Ozturk called on President of Dhaka Chamber of Commerce and Industry (DCCI) Abul Kasem Khan and had a meeting at

Chung Wen Kuei, Chairman of Shepherd Industries Limited, presiding over its 16th AGM at a city convention center on Tuesday. Kao Wen Fu, Managing Director, Monzur Alam Khan, Independent Director, Md Ataur Rahman, CFO, Md Abdul Mannan, DMD and Mohammed Abu Zafor, CS were also present among others. The AGM approves 10pc stock dividend for the year 2016.

Chung Wen Kuei, Chairman of Shepherd Industries Limited, presiding over its 16th AGM at a city convention center on Tuesday. Kao Wen Fu, Managing Director, Monzur Alam Khan, Independent Director, Md Ataur Rahman, CFO, Md Abdul Mannan, DMD and Mohammed Abu Zafor, CS were also present among others. The AGM approves 10pc stock dividend for the year 2016.

BASIC Bank plans to cut NPL by 30pc in 3 years

Business Desk :BASIC Bank Limited is planning to cut its Non-Performing Loan (NPL) by 30 percent in the next three years as the rate of NPL is now 50 percent

Tata Motors charts out new Corporate Brand Identity 'Connecting Aspirations'

Business DeskĀ  :Tata Motors commenced a comprehensive project to articulate its corporate branding 'Connecting Aspirations' across 46 markets, internationally, says a media release. Basis a thorough analysis of the existing