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    Robi starts operation after merger with Airtel

    United News of Bangladesh | Updated at 08:40pm on November 16, 2016

    The commercial operation of Robi after its merger with Airtel, the first merger in Bangladesh's telecom sector, started on Wednesday...

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    Bargain hunting pulls Dhaka stocks up

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 12:18am on November 16, 2016

    Dhaka stocks rebounded on Tuesday amid appreciation in banks’ share prices and investors’ bargain hunting after decline in last two trading sessions...

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     BB deposits to NY Fed $15m recovered from PH

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 12:14am on November 16, 2016

    Bangladesh Bank has deposited around $15 million of stolen money, which was handed over by the Philippines authorities, with the central bank’s account at the Federal Reserve Bank of New York...

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    BB’s ED Moniruzzaman appointed dy governor

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 12:11am on November 16, 2016

    The government on Tuesday appointed SM Moniruzzaman as a deputy governor of Bangladesh Bank. According to a notification by Bank and Financial Institutions Division on the day, Moniruzzaman has been appointed as the deputy governor for the next three years on contractual basis...

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    Shepherd Industries’ Tk 20-cr IPO gets BSEC nod

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 12:05am on November 16, 2016

    The Bangladesh Securities and Exchange Commission on Tuesday approved a Tk 20-crore initial public offering of Shepherd Industries under the fixed price method...

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    EP team calls for compliance in all export-oriented sectors

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 11:55pm on November 15, 2016

    The visiting delegation of the trade committee of European Parliament at a meeting on Tuesday urged Bangladesh to bring other export-oriented sectors of the country under compliance for ensuring workplace safety and labour rights to avoid repetition of workplace accidents...

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    Govt to give 20,000 ECRs at lower rate

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 10:43pm on November 15, 2016

    The government would provide 20,000 electronic cash register (ECR) machines to traders at subsidized rate and start fresh dialogue with them to solve disputes over Value Added Tax related issues including restoration of package VAT system in the new law, officials said...

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    Bangladesh can become export powerhouse: WB

    Bangladesh Sangbad Sangstha . Dhaka | Updated at 02:45am on November 15, 2016

    Bangladesh can become an export powerhouse at the level of its East Asian neighbours by improving its business competitiveness and trade regime, which will help firms compete globally....

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    Stocks negative for 2nd day with more weak earning reports

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 02:42am on November 15, 2016

    Dhaka stocks declined for the second trading session on Monday amid quarterly earning declarations and spot transaction of a notable number of companies that kept investors cautious on the trading floor...

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    IGW operator Apple Global loses licence for Tk 120cr dues

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 02:39am on November 15, 2016

    The Bangladesh Telecommunication Regulatory Commission on Monday cancelled the licence of international gateway operator Apple Global Tel Communication for non-payment of Tk 120 crore in dues...