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    No deviation from VAT law execution from July: Muhith

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 10:34pm on February 27, 2017

    Finance minister Abul Maal Abdul Muhith on Monday reiterated that the new VAT law would come into force from July 1 this year as the government decided earlier...

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    China bank fraud base found in Japan

    Business Desk | Updated at 10:33pm on February 27, 2017

    The base for a group of people involved in a Chinese version of a bank transfer scam has been found in Japan...

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    12 banks warned for higher credit growth than deposits

    AKM Zamir Uddin | Updated at 10:32pm on February 27, 2017

    Bangladesh Bank has warned 12 commercial banks due to their higher credit growth than collected deposits...

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    164 businesspeople get CIP status

    Bangladesh Sangbad Sangstha . Dhaka | Updated at 10:31pm on February 27, 2017

    A total of 164 businesspeople got CIP status in export and trade categories for outstanding performances in their respective fields in 2013....

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    Faruque becomes SBAC Bank SAMD

    Business Desk | Updated at 10:30pm on February 27, 2017

    Md Golam Faruque has recently joined South Bangla Agriculture and Commerce Bank as senior additional managing director, said a news release...

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    India firms fear lingering economic aftershocks from cash crackdown

    Reuters . Ghaziabad, India | Updated at 10:29pm on February 27, 2017

    Struggling with customers unable to pay on time and plummeting sales, Indian small-business owner Ravi Jain fears the government’s crackdown on cash will have a much larger impact than predicted by top policymakers....

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    Stocks fall on profit-taking sales

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 10:28pm on February 27, 2017

    Dhaka stocks declined on Monday with prices of most of the scrips traded on the day falling as investors continued selling shares to book profit...

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    Brexit sows seeds of doubt for British farmers

    Agence France-Presse . London | Updated at 10:38pm on February 26, 2017

    Dependent on foreign workers and subsidies from Brussels, Britain’s small but important agricultural sector is losing sleep over the possible fallout from Brexit, but hopes a future outside the EU will open up new export opportunities...

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    Monirul wins WLF award

    Business Desk | Updated at 10:33pm on February 26, 2017

    Kazi Monirul Kabir, CIO and founder of Spider Digital Innovations, won Leadership Excellence In Technology Innovation award under individual category for the year 2017 presented by World Leadership Federation, said a news release...

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    Stocks inch up as bank scrips counter heavy beating of Titas

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 10:32pm on February 26, 2017

    Dhaka stocks returned to positive on Sunday, the first trading session of the week, as rise of banks’ share prices kept the market up despite battering of Titas Gas Transmission and Distribution Company’s shares...