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    B’desh jute sacking cloth also faces India anti-dumping duty

    Jasim Uddin | Updated at 02:27am on March 23, 2018

    India has initiated an investigation into an alleged circumvention of the anti-dumping duty imposed on export of jute sacking bags from Bangladesh...

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    DSE shareholders for quick solution to strategic partner issue

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 12:05am on March 24, 2018

    Dhaka Stock Exchange’s shareholders have demanded that the authorities concerned resolve the issue of strategic partner of the bourse quickly for the interest of the country’s capital market....

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    BB urged to reconsider banks’ stock exposure limit

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 02:34am on March 23, 2018

    The finance ministry has asked the Bangladesh Bank to reconsider the proposals of DSE Brokers Association and Bangladesh Merchant Bankers Association, including calculation of banks’ stock market exposure limit at cost value,...

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    Bangladesh to overcome challenges of graduation from LDC: Tofail

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 02:35am on March 23, 2018

    Commerce minister Tofail Ahmed on Thursday said Bangladesh would overcome the challenges of graduation from least developed to developing one as the duty-free market access for the county to the developing nations would remain unchanged for next nine years up to 2027...

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    China expects a fair deal in its investment plan in DSE

    United News of Bangladesh | Updated at 05:18pm on March 22, 2018

    China wants to see ‘fairness’ instead of politicisation in China’s planned investment in the Dhaka Stock Exchange Ltd and buy its 25 percent...

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    Lack of policy, fear factor barriers to launch of financial derivatives

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 02:37am on March 23, 2018

    Academics and bankers on Thursday said inadequate regulatory framework and fear factor have been holding back the launch in the country of financial derivatives which have immense importance in hedging risks in the banking sector...

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    No VAT on port services for exporters: NBR

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 09:49pm on March 21, 2018

    Export-oriented industries will not have to pay value-added tax on port services provided by the Chittagong Port Authority, said the National Board of Revenue....

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    BGMEA to get 500 acres of land in Mirsarai EZ for RMG park

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 09:57pm on March 21, 2018

    Bangladesh Economic Zone Authority will allot 500 acres of land to Bangladesh Garment Manufacturers and Exporters Association for setting up a well-planned readymade garment factory park in the Mirsarai Economic Zone of Chittagong...