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    Stocks surge for 2nd day

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 01:50am on October 31, 2018

    Dhaka stocks soared for the second session on Tuesday as investors went on buying shares heavily as they anticipated that DSE stockbrokers would start investing in the market the proceeds of the bourse’s share sales to a Chinese consortium....

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    Trump’s Iran sanctions resolve faces test from oil-thirsty China, India

    Reuters . Washington/Singapore | Updated at 12:00am on October 30, 2018

    Shortly after US president Donald Trump announced in May he would reimpose sanctions on Iran, the state department began telling countries around the world the clock was ticking for them to cut oil purchases from the Islamic Republic to zero....

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    Turkey’s new Istanbul airport to be world’s largest

    Agence France-Presse . Istanbul | Updated at 12:00am on October 30, 2018

    Turkish president Recep Tayyip Erdogan on Monday unveils Istanbul’s new international airport, which his government claims will be the world’s largest....

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    Many US firms in China eyeing relocation amid trade war

    Reuters . Shenzhen | Updated at 12:00am on October 30, 2018

    More than 70 per cent of US firms operating in southern China are considering delaying further investment there and moving some or all of their manufacturing to other countries as the trade war bites into profits, a business survey showed on Monday....

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    Stocks rebound on institutional investors’ supports

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 12:00am on October 30, 2018

    Dhaka stocks on Monday rebounded after a plunge in the previous session as institutional investors including state-run Investment Corporation of Bangladesh became active to halt the slide, market operators said....

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    BTRC asks Citycell again to clear dues

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 12:00am on October 30, 2018

    Bangladesh Telecommunication Regulatory Commission has asked out-of-operation mobile phone operator Citycell again to pay Tk 128.07 crore in dues....

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    Experts for dev of negotiation skills to get RMG fair prices

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 12:00am on October 30, 2018

    Experts and exporters on Monday stressed enhancing negotiation skills in international trade to get fair prices for readymade garment products....

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    Transport strike hits economic activities hard: FBCCI

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 12:00am on October 30, 2018

    Federation of Bangladesh Chambers of Commerce and Industry on Monday expressed its deep concern over the 48-hour countrywide work abstention enforced by Bangladesh Road Transport Workers Federation....

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    Vegetables prices soar amid transport strike

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 12:00am on October 30, 2018

    The prices of vegetables in both wholesale and retail markets increased excessively in the city due to supply shortage as a two-day transport strike disrupted the supply chain....

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    US consumer spending rises

    Reuters . Washington | Updated at 12:00am on October 30, 2018

    US consumer spending rose for a seventh straight month in September, but income recorded its smallest gain in more than a year amid moderate wage growth, suggesting the current pace of spending was unlikely to be sustained....

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