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    Stocks’ slump continues with hammering of bank shares

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 11:01pm on February 05, 2017

    Dhaka stocks continued to decline on Sunday, the first trading session of the week, as retail investors along with a number of banks continued share selling, especially the banking sector shares...

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    Telenor seeks tech neutrality in Bangladesh

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 11:00pm on February 05, 2017

    Two top bosses of Telenor, the parent company of the country’s leading mobile operator Grameenphone, on Sunday urged the government to introduce technology neutrality in all spectrum bands to provide high-quality mobile internet for all...

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    Alliance cuts ties with 11 more RMG units

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 10:59pm on February 05, 2017

    The Alliance for Bangladesh Worker Safety, a consortium of North American fashion retailers and buyers, has cut business relations with 11 more Bangladeshi readymade garment factories in January on charge of insufficient progress in remediation...

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    First National Jute Day to be observed on March 6

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 10:57pm on February 05, 2017

    The government is going to observe the ‘National Jute Day’ on 6th March for the first time in the country aimed at restoring the lost heritage of jute as golden fibre...

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    Mohiuddin, Jashim in early race to become FBCCI president

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 10:54pm on February 05, 2017

    Federation of Bangladesh Chambers of Commerce and Industries first vice-president Md Shafiul Islam Mohiuddin and former first vice-president Md Jashim Uddin have decided to run for the post of president of the apex trade body...

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    DITF’s top 10 VAT payers honoured by NBR

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 10:52pm on February 05, 2017

    The National Board of Revenue on Sunday honoured 10 businesses for paying the highest amount of value-added tax during the month-long Dhaka International Trade Fair that ended on Saturday...

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    Experts suggest foolproof cyber security to protect taxpayers’ info

    Staff correspondent | Updated at 10:51pm on February 05, 2017

    Policy makers and experts on Sunday stressed the importance of a foolproof digital security for the National Board of Revenue for protecting the country’s revenue system and taxpayers’ information from any cyber-attack...

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    Banks asked to give NRBs door-to-door services for remittance

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 10:49pm on February 05, 2017

    Bangladesh Bank on Sunday asked the top 20 remittance receiving banks to provide door-to-door services to non-resident Bangladeshis by appointing agents abroad to increase the inflow of remittance through the banking channel....

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    Banking commission at the end of govt tenure: Muhith

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 10:31pm on February 05, 2017

    Finance minister AMA Muhith on Sunday said the government might appoint a commission for the country’s banking sector at the end of the present government’s current tenure...

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    Banking commission by end of govt tenure: Muhith

    Bangladesh Sangbad Sangstha | Updated at 07:45pm on February 05, 2017

      Finance minister AMA Muhith on Sunday said a banking commission will be constituted before the end of the tenure of the present government to...