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    BTRC rejects telecom surveillance unit’s plea for NTTN licence

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 12:00am on October 17, 2018

    Bangladesh Telecommunication Regulatory Commission has turned down a request of National Telecommunication Monitoring Centre (NTMC), the telecom surveillance unit of the government, to get nationwide telecommunication transmission network licence....

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    5-day nat’l furniture fair begins in city

    Business Desk | Updated at 12:00am on October 17, 2018

    The five-day National Furniture Fair 2018 with the slogan began at International Convention Centre Bashundhara (ICCB) in Dhaka on Tuesday....

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    Stocks post marginal gain after plunge

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 12:00am on October 17, 2018

    Dhaka stocks on Tuesday gained marginally after a sharp fall in the previous session as a section of investors went for bargain hunting share buying from power sector....

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    Bankruptcy judge approves financing to keep Sears open

    Reuters | Updated at 12:00am on October 17, 2018

    A bankruptcy judge on Monday approved $300 million in financing to keep department store chain Sears Holdings Corp open through the holiday season, giving the century-old retailer that once dominated US shopping malls a chance to remain in business....

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    German prosecutors fine Audi 800m euros for diesel violations

    Reuters . Frankfurt | Updated at 12:00am on October 17, 2018

    German premium car brand Audi, a division of Volkswagen, said it was fined 800 million euros ($927 million) on Tuesday for violations tied to heavily polluting six- and eight-cylinder diesel engines....

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    Rising oil price turns up heat on vulnerable emerging economies

    Reuters . London | Updated at 12:00am on October 17, 2018

    A rise in oil prices to four-year highs is heaping pressure on big emerging-market crude consumers such as Turkey, India, Indonesia and South Africa that are already grappling with current account deficits, weak currencies and rising inflation....

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    China’s Q3 GDP growth seen hitting lowest since 2009: Reuters poll

    Reuters . Beijing | Updated at 12:00am on October 17, 2018

    At week’s end, global investors and policy makers will likely be given a stark reminder of the costs of a bitter Sino-US trade war, with a Reuters poll predicting that China’s third-quarter growth will slow to its weakest pace since the global financial crisis....

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    US govt posts widest deficit since 2012

    Reuters . Washington | Updated at 12:00am on October 17, 2018

    The US government closed the 2018 fiscal year $779 billion in the red, its highest deficit in six years, as Republican-led tax cuts pinched revenues and expenses rose on a growing national debt, according to data released on Monday by the Treasury Department....

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