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    Improve labour situation to attain SDG goals

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 12:05am on May 16, 2018

    Experts at a dialogue on Tuesday said that the government would have to improve the labour standard and implement labour laws to attain the sustainable development goals by 2030 as well as to get the GSP Plus benefit in the European market after the Bangladesh’s graduation from the least developed country to a middle income one....

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    Edotco to sell 30pc stake to Getco group eyeing tower co licence

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 12:05am on May 16, 2018

    Local business group Getco will acquire 30 per cent stake of Malaysia-based telecommunications infrastructure services company edotco Bangladesh as edotco takes preparation for applying to the telecom regulator for the mobile tower company licence....

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    Stocks drop for 9th day as more banks announce poor results

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 12:10am on May 15, 2018

    Dhaka stocks dipped for nine consecutive sessions on Monday with the turnover at the Dhaka Stock Exchange falling further as investors remained worried as more banks declared poor earnings results on the day....

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    ML Dyeing gets BSEC nod for Tk 20cr IPO

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 12:10am on May 15, 2018

    The Bangladesh Securities and Exchange Commission on Monday approved a Tk 20-crore initial public offering of ML Dyeing Limited. The BSEC gave the approval at a commission meeting presided over by its chairman Khairul Hossain, a BSEC press release said. Under the BSEC nod, ML Dyeing will float two crore shares at an issue price of Tk 10 each without any premium....

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    Mobile subscribers’ number tops 15cr

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 12:10am on May 15, 2018

    The number of active mobile phone subscribers in the country surpassed 15 crore at the end of March this year despite losing of customers by the country’s lone state-owned company, Teletalk....

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    DSE, Chinese consortium ink partnership deal

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 12:05am on May 15, 2018

    Finance minister AMA Muhith on Monday said that the Dhaka Stock Exchange’s partnership with a Chinese consortium of Shenzhen and Shanghai stock exchanges would be an important factor for Bangladesh economy....

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    Ensure equal distribution of resources in budget

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 12:10am on May 15, 2018

    Experts on Monday said that the government should ensure equal distribution of resources in the upcoming national budget to reduce the economic disparity prevailing in society....

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    New banking hours for Ramadan

    Bangladesh Sangbad Sangstha | Updated at 06:54pm on May 14, 2018

    Bangladesh Bank has fixed the office hours for all banks from 9:30am to 4:00pm for the holy month of Ramadan. Bank officials will get a...

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    DSCC sets beef price at Tk 450 a kg, mutton Tk 720 for Ramadan

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 12:05am on May 15, 2018

    Dhaka South City Corporation on Monday set the maximum price of local beef at Tk 450 and mutton at Tk 720 a kilogram during the Ramadan. The authorities of Dhaka South City Corporation and meat traders made the decision in a meeting at Nagar Bhaban....

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    BTRC extends deadline for bid submission to June 11

    HM Murtuza | Updated at 10:11pm on May 13, 2018

    No entity has so far expressed interest to get licence to become a tower company operator, a senior official of the Bangladesh Telecommunication Regulatory Commission told New Age....

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