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    2 participants in TYF to represent Bangladesh in Norway

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 12:05am on September 18, 2018

    Two participants have won the opportunity to represent Bangladesh at the Telenor Youth Forum, 2018 to be held at Oslo in Norway....

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    India to merge 3 state-owned banks to tackle sour debt

    Reuters . New Delhi | Updated at 12:05am on September 18, 2018

    India plans to merge three state-run banks, Bank of Baroda, Dena Bank and Vijaya Bank, the financial services secretary said on Monday, as part of efforts to clean up the country’s banking system....

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    Nizami gets 2-yr contract extension as BSEC commissioner

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 12:05am on September 18, 2018

    The government has extended the contract of Bangladesh Securities and Exchange Commission commissioner Helal Uddin Nizami by two more years....

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    Stocks’ plunge continues as political tensions weigh

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 12:05am on September 18, 2018

    Dhaka stocks dropped on Monday, stretching the losing streak to the fourth consecutive session, amid a decline in the turnover as investors continued offloading shares amid political worries ahead of the national election....

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    Thailand keen to invest in Bangladesh

    Bangladesh Sangbad Sangstha . Dhaka | Updated at 12:05am on September 18, 2018

    Thailand entrepreneurs expressed their interest to invest in the potential sectors of Bangladesh as its government has a political will to ensure trade and investment-friendly environment in the country....

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    Suspension of trading of 3 cos extended by 15 days

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 12:05am on September 18, 2018

    The Bangladesh Securities and Exchange Commission has extended the suspension period of trading of the shares of three companies — Monno Jute Stafflers, BD Autocars and Legacy Footwear — by 15 days....

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    Robi disposes of Edotco’s shares

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 12:05am on September 18, 2018

    Mobile phone operator Robi Axiata Limited has transferred from its possession 20 per cent of shares of Edotco Bangladesh, a telecommunications infrastructure services company, to Edotco Group....

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    NBR to hike sugar import duty if govt high-ups ask

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 12:05am on September 18, 2018

    The National Board of Revenue has not given any decision to the industries ministry on raising duty on sugar import saying that the decision should come from government high-ups...

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    Bangladesh RMG export to India soars to $101m in Jul-Aug

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 12:05am on September 18, 2018

    Country’s earnings from readymade garment exports to India increased by 138.54 per cent in July-August of the current financial year (2018-19) compared with that in the same period of last fiscal year....

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    High return keeps NSC sales above Tk 5,000cr in July

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 12:05am on September 18, 2018

    Government’s borrowing from the sales of national savings certificates remained buoyant in the first month of the fiscal year 2018-2019 in line with the trend of the last fiscal year as the rate of return from the instruments remained high....

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