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    BTRC decides to issue satellite co licence to BCSCL

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 10:20pm on May 29, 2018

    Bangladesh Telecommunication Regulatory Commission has decided to issue satellite company licence to Bangladesh Communication Satellite Company Limited....

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    Stocks dip for 2nd day amid investors’ poor confidence

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 10:19pm on May 29, 2018

    Dhaka stocks dipped for the second session on Tuesday as investors remained pessimistic about a quick market rebound....

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    Bangladesh govt may hike advance trade VAT on imports in budget

    Jasim Uddin | Updated at 10:05pm on May 29, 2018

    The government may increase the rate of advance trade VAT on import of goods to five per cent from the existing four per cent in the national budget for the next fiscal year 2018-2019.....

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    Deposit money duly in RMG central fund

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 09:10pm on May 29, 2018

    Bangladesh Bank on Tuesday asked all banks to ensure deduction of 0.03 per cent of the encashed export value from the export-oriented readymade garment factories for the RMG sector central fund...

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    BTRC sets fresh MNP launch deadline on July 31

    HM Murtuza | Updated at 10:39pm on May 28, 2018

    Bangladesh Telecommunication Regulatory Commission on Monday extended the deadline for the launch of much-awaited mobile number portability service by two months amid pressure from the mobile phone operators....

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    OMS dealers withdraw strike

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 10:38pm on May 28, 2018

    Dealers selling government-subsidised rice and atta on Monday returned to OMS shops in capital Dhaka after two days of strike they held to press for their four-point demand....

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    Stocks drop as Muhith meeting rescheduled again

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 10:36pm on May 28, 2018

    Dhaka stocks on Monday returned to the losing track after a two-day gain as investors started selling shares again after finance minister AMA Muhith rescheduled a meeting with stock-market stakeholders for the fourth time...

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    Bernicat urges quick decision on Accord, Alliance’s tenure extension

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 10:15pm on May 28, 2018

    US ambassador Marcia Bernicat on Monday urged the Bangladesh government and the Bangladesh Garment Manufacturers and Exporters Association for a quick decision on the extension of the tenure of buyers’ initiatives Accord and Alliance in Bangladesh.....

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    Inaccurate credit reports on foreign traders open door to forgeries

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 10:33pm on May 28, 2018

    Inaccurate credit reports on foreign importers and exporters open the door to different forgeries in export and import services, said experts at a discussion organised by the Bangladesh Institute of Bank Management....

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    LTU for rejection of Robi’s review appeal on Tk 925cr tax claim

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 09:15pm on May 28, 2018

    The Large Taxpayers Unit for value-added tax has recommended that the National Board of Revenue reject an appeal of the mobile operator Robi seeking review of Tk 924.50 crore VAT and other taxes claimed by the unit...