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    Khokon becomes BTMA president

    Business Desk | Updated at 12:00am on December 16, 2018

    Mohammad Ali Khokon has been elected as the president of Bangladesh Textile Mills Association (BTMA) for the term 2019-2020, said a press release on Saturday....

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    Stocks plunge amid rise in polls-centric violence

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 12:00am on December 16, 2018

    Dhaka stocks plunged in the past week without any positive trading session as investors went on share sales across the market as electioneering took a violent turn, making investors more cautious ahead of the national polls....

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    J&J knew about asbestos’ presence in baby powder: report

    Agence France-Presse . New York | Updated at 12:00am on December 16, 2018

    US pharmaceutical and cosmetics group Johnson & Johnson saw its shares plunge Friday after a media report alleged the group had deliberately concealed for decades that its baby powder sometimes contained asbestos....

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    Boeing opens first 737 plant in China amid US-Sino trade war

    Reuters . Zhoushan | Updated at 12:00am on December 16, 2018

    Boeing Co opened its first 737 completion plant in China on Saturday, a strategic investment aimed at building a sales lead over arch-rival Airbus in one of the world’s top travel markets that has been overshadowed by the US-China trade war....

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    ‘Indira Gandhi 2.0’: RBI coup a sign of Modi’s authoritarian ways

    Reuters . New Delhi | Updated at 12:00am on December 16, 2018

    When Reserve Bank of India (RBI) governor Urjit Patel abruptly resigned on Monday, it stunned many people in government and business circles....

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    Trump says ‘big’ China deal possible after US pressure

    Agence France-Presse . Washington | Updated at 12:00am on December 16, 2018

    President Donald Trump on Friday predicted a major US-China trade deal in the near future, saying that Beijing’s negotiating position had been weakened by the impact of the tariffs war between the world’s top two economies....

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    4 firms allowed to launch mobile app-based calling service

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 12:00am on December 15, 2018

    Bangladesh Telecommunication Regulatory Commission has allowed four internet protocol telephony service providers (IPTSP) to launch mobile phone application-based calling service amid concern about misuse of the service for international call termination....

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    Stockbrokers, investors lament 8yrs of market decay

    Mostafizur Rahman | Updated at 12:00am on December 15, 2018

    Stockbrokers and investors have expressed their disappointment over the country’s capital market that has been suffering a downward trend since the year of market crash (2010-11), eroding the capital of thousands of investors....

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