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    Banglalink fined for not giving call centre service

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 10:24pm on March 23, 2017

    The Directorate of National Consumer Rights Protection has fined country’s third largest mobile operator Banglalink Tk 25,000 for not providing services to a customer through its helpline call centre...

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    Bangladesh joins South Asia Satellite

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 10:22pm on March 23, 2017

    Dhaka on Thursday signed a deal with the New Delhi to become a part of the South Asia Satellite, to be launched by India soon...

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    VAT system goes online

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 10:18pm on March 23, 2017

    The National Board of Revenue on Thursday launched automated value-added tax system in the country to facilitate online VAT-related services including obtaining business identification number, filing VAT returns and payment of the tax...

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    ERD finalises nat’l dev coop policy

    Jasim Uddin | Updated at 10:10pm on March 23, 2017

    Economic Relations Division of the finance ministry has finalised National Policy on Development Cooperation to discipline mobilising and managing foreign loans and grants and ensure effective use of foreign funds...

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    FBCCI election process can continue: SC

    United News of Bangladesh | Updated at 06:41pm on March 23, 2017

    The Supreme Court on Thursday issued a rule saying that the process of holding election to the Federation of Bangladesh Chambers of Commerce and Industry can continue until the next hearing...

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    US may accuse N Korea: WSJ

    Reuters . New York | Updated at 12:05am on March 24, 2017

    US prosecutors are building potential cases that would accuse North Korea of directing the theft of $81 million from Bangladesh Bank’s account at the Federal Reserve Bank of New York last year, and that would charge alleged Chinese middlemen, the Wall Street Journal reported on Wednesday...

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    Tofail invites Thai investment to country’s SEZs

    Bangladesh Sangbad Sangstha . Dhaka | Updated at 10:38pm on March 22, 2017

    Inviting the Thai entrepreneurs to Bangladesh, commerce minister Tofail Ahmed on Wednesday said the government is setting up 100 special economic zones in the country and the Thai investors would be accommodated to one of those if they want...

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    Stocks rise for 2nd day as bank, NBFI cheer continues

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 10:37pm on March 22, 2017

    Dhaka stocks advanced for the second trading session on Wednesday as bank and non-bank financial scrips continued to get investors’ attention amid dividend centric-expectation...

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    HC stays FBCCI polls for 2 months

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 10:33pm on March 22, 2017

    The High Court on Wednesday stayed for two months the elections to Federation of Bangladesh Chambers of Commerce and Industries. The polling was scheduled for May 14...

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    Dhaka to sign deal with Delhi to use India’s satellite

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 10:32pm on March 22, 2017

    Dhaka will ink a deal with New Delhi today for using a transponder of the proposed South Asian Satellite, which will be launched by India...