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    Mobile call drop compensation must from Jan

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 01:56am on December 01, 2016

    The mobile phone companies will have to provide mandatory compensation for call drops from January as the scope of voluntary service in such case ends in December...

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    Saudis to take ‘big hit’ on oil output for OPEC deal, Iran can freeze

    Reuters | Updated at 05:38pm on November 30, 2016

    Saudi energy minister Khalid al-Falih said on Wednesday OPEC was close to clinching a deal to limit oil output, adding Riyadh was prepared to...

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    RCBC, Bangladesh delegation play blame game over missing millions

    Reuters | Updated at 01:06pm on November 30, 2016

    Philippine lender RCBC and a Bangladeshi minister traded blame on Tuesday over liability for tens of millions of dollars that were looted from...

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    Dider becomes MD of BHBFC

    Business Desk | Updated at 02:50am on November 30, 2016

    Dider Md Abdur Rob has recently been appointed as managing director of Bangladesh House Building Finance Corporation through a notification of the Bank and Financial Institution Division of the Ministry of Finance, said a news release...

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    Faruq re-elected DBH chair, Nasir vice-chair

    Business Desk | Updated at 02:46am on November 30, 2016

    Faruq A Choudhury, former foreign secretary and columnist and author, was re-elected chairman and Nasir A Choudhury was elected vice-chairman of Delta Brac Housing Finance Corporation Ltd for the next one year in the 98th meeting of the board of directors of the company held in a city hotel recently, said a news release...

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    Best annual reports 2015: 24 cos get ICAB awards

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 02:44am on November 30, 2016

    The Institute of Chartered Accountants of Bangladesh on Tuesday awarded 24 entities for their best presented annual reports 2015...

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    Dhaka stocks turn negative, turnover tops Tk 800cr

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 02:43am on November 30, 2016

    Dhaka stocks returned to the negative zone on Tuesday amid an increase in the turnover mainly due to investors’ profit-taking moves after the recent rally in prices of shares, particularly bank shares...

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    Oil prices dip as prospects of OPEC deal dim

    Agence France-Presse . Vienna | Updated at 10:29pm on November 29, 2016

    Oil prices dipped Tuesday as expectations dimmed of an OPEC agreement to reduce the cartel’s gushing of crude into the massively saturated global market by around a million barrels per day...

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    BSEC to probe NBL move to buy Tk 56cr flat

    HM Murtuza | Updated at 10:28pm on November 29, 2016

    The Bangladesh Securities and Exchange Commission has formed a three-member committee to investigate into a National Bank move to purchase 50 flats worth Tk 55.57 crore...

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    BTRC moves to form body to resolve Citycell dispute as per AD order

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 10:26pm on November 29, 2016

    The Bangladesh Telecommunication Regulatory Commission has initiated a move to form a committee to resolve dispute with mobile phone company Citycell regarding its dues to the government following a court order...