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    PDL directors fined Tk 3 lakh each for IPO fund misuse

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

    Bangladesh Securities and Exchange Commission on Tuesday fined the shareholding directors of Pacific Denims Limited Tk 3 lakh each for misusing initial public offering proceeds of Tk 20.98 crore....

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    Govt gives conditional nod due to unpaid tax

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

    The government has allowed Dhaka Tobacco Industries (DTI), an enterprise of Akij Group, to give bank guarantee involving outstanding tax worth Tk 612.76 crore on behalf of United Dhaka Tobacco Company (UDTC) before Japan Tobacco International (JTI) completes acquisition of UDTC....

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    Apple phones still sold in China despite ban

    Agence France-Presse . Beijing | Updated at 12:00am on December 12, 2018

    Apple stores in China continued with business as usual Tuesday despite a court-ordered ban on iPhone sales, but the US tech giant faces a growing nationalist backlash over the US-sought arrest of a Huawei executive....

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    India appoints backer of Modi’s demonetisation move as RBI head

    Reuters . Mumbai | Updated at 12:00am on December 12, 2018

    India on Tuesday appointed former finance ministry official Shaktikanta Das as head of the central bank, a day after Urjit Patel resigned from the post following a protracted spat with the government....

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    China, US discuss road map for next stage of trade talks

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

    China and the United States discussed a road map for the next stage of their trade talks on Tuesday, during a telephone call between vice premier Liu He and US treasury secretary Steven Mnuchin and trade representative Robert Lighthizer....

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    Court rejects Nissan ex-chair Ghosn’s appeal to end detention

    Reuters . Tokyo | Updated at 12:00am on December 12, 2018

    A Tokyo court on Tuesday rejected ousted Nissan Motor chairman Carlos Ghosn’s appeal to end his detention following his arrest last month on allegations of financial misconduct....

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    UK workers get biggest pay rise in a decade

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

    British workers received their biggest pay rise in a decade in the three months to October as the country’s strong labour market showed no sign of weakening ahead of Brexit, official figures showed on Tuesday....

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    IMF warns storm clouds gathering for global economy

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

    One of the International Monetary Fund’s top officials warned on Tuesday that storm clouds were gathering over the global economy and that governments and central banks might not be well- equipped to cope....

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    Japanese investors urged to invest in Bangladesh

    Bangladesh Sangbad Sangstha . Dhaka | Updated at 10:15pm on December 11, 2018

    Bangladesh ambassador to Japan Rabab Fatima urged Japanese investors to invest in Bangladesh on Tuesday highlighting the current investment and business opportunities in the country....

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    16 business entities receive nat’l productivity award

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 09:18pm on December 11, 2018

    A total of 16 industrial and service-oriented organisations on Tuesday received National Productivity and Quality Excellence Award 2017 for their contribution to high productivity and for producing quality products....

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