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    Four-day Thai trade show begins

    Bangladesh Sangbad Sangstha | Updated at 03:33pm on April 23, 2018

    A four-day Thai trade show has begun on Monday aiming to build relation, especially in trade, between the people of Bangladesh and...

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    NBR to introduce multiple advance income tax rates at import stage

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 10:59pm on April 22, 2018

    The National Board of Revenue is going to introduce multiple rates of advance income tax at import stage to make it rational for different sectors, the tax authority chief Md Mosharraf Hossain Bhuiyan on Sunday said...

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    Tk 5,930 proposed as minimum wage of auto workshop, Tk 5,940 for bakery workers

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 10:56pm on April 22, 2018

    The minimum wage board has finalised its recommendations, setting Tk 5,930 and Tk 5,940 as gross monthly minimum pay for workers of automobile workshop sector and bakery, bread and confectionery sector respectively...

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    GP employees hold protests at HQ seeking ‘logical’ pay hike

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 10:55pm on April 22, 2018

    Employees of Grameenphone on Sunday staged demonstrations at the company headquarters in Dhaka demanding ‘logical’ pay hike and protesting at the sacking of an elected workers’ council representative...

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    Higher spectrum prices, taxes barrier to quality service: telcos

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 10:53pm on April 22, 2018

    GSMA, mobile operators’ global platform, and the country’s mobile phone operators have claimed that they were serving customers with lower volume of spectrum due to higher spectrum price, resulting in substandard service quality...

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    BTRC warns Robi of non-coop over Tk 19cr due VAT

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 10:45pm on April 22, 2018

    Bangladesh Telecommunication Regulatory Commission has issued a seven-day ultimatum to mobile operator Robi for paying Tk 18.93 crore in value-added tax on 4G licence acquisition and tech-neutrality fees to avoid non-cooperation from the telecom regulator along with legal action....

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    Dhaka stocks fall on GP’s quarterly profit drop

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 10:17pm on April 22, 2018

    Dhaka stocks on Sunday dipped as investors went for sales of some of the large capitalised scrips due to the drop in quarterly profits of a number of companies including heavyweight Grameemphone...

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    Grameenphone Q1 profit drops after six quarters

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 02:30am on April 22, 2018

    Quarterly net profit of the country’s leading mobile operator Grameenphone dropped after six quarters in January-March in 2018....

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    Employees Union accuses GP of denying rights

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 02:29am on April 22, 2018

    Grameenphone Employees Union on Saturday said they were deprived as the country’s largest mobile phone operator was maximising its profits...

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    Stocks post weekly gain riding on bank shares

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 02:28am on April 22, 2018

    Dhaka stocks gained marginally in the past week, despite fall in prices of around two-third of the scrips, as investors turned their focus to large capitalised scrips, including banks and multinational companies....