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    Govt to review construction and wood sector workers’ wages

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 09:37pm on August 04, 2020

    The government has formed a wage board to review the minimum wages for the workers in the country’s construction and wood sector after eight years of the last revision. The labour ministry has recently appointed...

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    BB asks City Bank to explain job cut fear among employees

    HM Murtuza | Updated at 09:39pm on August 04, 2020

    The Bangladesh Bank has issued a show cause letter to City Bank asking it to explain concerns among its employees regarding job termination amid the coronavirus crisis with a view to reducing...

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    Stocks gain for 8th day

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 09:41pm on August 04, 2020

    Dhaka stocks advanced for the eighth straight day on Tuesday as investors continued buying shares as the Bangladesh Bank declared an expansionary monetary policy amid the coronavirus...

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    Remittance posts fresh record in July as migrants rush to support family

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 09:44pm on August 04, 2020

    Inflow of remittance in July posted a fresh all-time high at $2.59 billion in July on the eve of Eid-ul-Azha, the second largest religious festivals of the Muslims, as income erosion of the near and dear ones of...

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    BEZA, Yabang Group sign land lease deal

    Bangladesh Sangbad Sangstha . Dhaka | Updated at 09:47pm on August 04, 2020

    The Bangladesh Economic Zones Authority on Tuesday inked a land lease agreement with Jiangsu Yabang Dyestuff, China, a concern of the Yabang Investment Holdings Group Co Limited, at the...

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    ICB Unit Fund declares dividend

    | Updated at 09:48pm on August 04, 2020

    The Investment Corporation of Bangladesh has declared dividends of the ICB Unit Fund for the financial year 2019-2020, said a press release. The rate of dividend is Tk 40 per unit...

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    Japan hopes to work closely to develop economic tie with Bangladesh

    | Updated at 09:49pm on August 04, 2020

    Japanese ambassador to Bangladesh Ito Naoki has hoped that Japan and Bangladesh would continue to work closely for developing the economic partnership between the countries which would encourage more...

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    Stocks witness positive trend after Eid vacation

    Bangladesh Sangbad Sangstha. Dhaka | Updated at 05:02pm on August 03, 2020

    Stocks on Monday witnessed positive trends after three-day Eid holidays as investors are showing their buying appetite on sector-wise issues. DSEX, the key index of...