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    Razee Hassan appointed as BFIU head

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 03:26am on October 24, 2018

    The government has appointed former Bangladesh Bank deputy governor Abu Hena Mohammad Razee Hassan as head of Bangladesh Financial Intelligence Unit....

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    DoT reg made mandatory for apparel factories

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 03:29am on October 24, 2018

    Textile Act-2018 which was passed recently made it mandatory for the textile owners to get registration from the Department of Textile for running their business....

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    GP profit soars 27.63pc in Q3 on data Vat cut, unifrom call rate

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 03:36am on October 24, 2018

    The net profit of leading mobile phone operator Grameenphone increased sharply by 27.63 per cent in July-September of 2018 compared with that in the same quarter of last year due to a cut in VAT rate on internet and introduction of uniform call rate by the government....

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    Kabir becomes chair, Shahidul vice-chair of Sonar Bangla Ins

    Business Desk | Updated at 03:52am on October 24, 2018

    Sheikh Kabir Hossain and Shahidul Islam Niru

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    Shares sink toward one-year low as bears bite again

    Reuters . London | Updated at 03:54am on October 24, 2018

    An ugly start to European trading pushed world shares towards their lowest level in a year on Tuesday, as negative drivers from Saudi Arabia’s diplomatic isolation to worries about Italy’s finances and trade wars piled on the pressure....

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    Saudi sees deals worth $50 billion at investment confce despite boycotts

    Reuters . Riyadh | Updated at 03:47am on October 24, 2018

    Saudi Arabia was set to sign deals worth $50 billion on Tuesday at the opening of an investment conference despite being overshadowed by the killing of journalist Jamal Khashoggi which prompted a boycott by Western politicians, top world bankers and company executives....

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    PSB seeks govt fund to raise paid up capital to Tk 600cr

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 03:31am on October 24, 2018

    Palli Sanchay Bank has sought additional fund from the ministry of finance to increase its paid up capital to Tk 600 crore....

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    Dhaka stocks’ slump halted but turnover dips to 4-month low

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 03:38am on October 24, 2018

    Dhaka stocks ended flat on Tuesday after a steep fall in the previous two sessions as investors, encouraged by a regulatory intervention to check the plunge, went for bargain hunting, market operators said....