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    Billionaire Hinduja brothers weigh bid for Jet Airways

    Reuters | Updated at 12:00am on May 22, 2019

    India’s Hinduja Group said on Tuesday it was considering a bid for debt-laden Jet Airways Ltd, boosting shares in the grounded airline by 15 per...

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    Pakistan rupee reaches another record low

    Reuters . Karachi | Updated at 12:00am on May 22, 2019

    Pakistan’s rupee reached a new record low on Monday, selling at 153 against the dollar in the interbank market to continue a slide that saw...

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    British Steel risks collapse with 25,000 jobs threatened

    Reuters . London | Updated at 12:00am on May 22, 2019

    British Steel, the country’s second largest steel producer, is on the brink of collapse unless the government agrees to provide an emergency 30 million pound...

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    Shibbir elected IFIL vice-chair

    Business Desk | Updated at 12:00am on May 22, 2019

    Shibbir Mahmud has been elected as vice-chairman of board of directors of Islamic Finance and Investment Limited, said a press release.The decision was made in...

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    India set to plant more land with soya bean crops as prices rally

    Reuters . Mumbai | Updated at 12:00am on May 22, 2019

    India is set to grow soya beans on more land in the 2019 crop year as higher prices for the oilseed push some farmers to...

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    BB releases new Tk 1,000 note tomorrow

    Bangladesh Sangbad Sangstha . Dhaka | Updated at 12:00am on May 22, 2019

    Bangladesh Bank (BB) is going to release new Tk 1000 note on Thursday aimed at strengthening the security features of the high value currency.The measurement...

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    Stocks dip for 2nd day as Runner debuts

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 12:00am on May 22, 2019

    Dhaka stocks dropped for the second day on Tuesday in cautious trading as investors kept selling shares since persisting liquidity concern coupled with trading debut...

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    Lack of budget for youth may spoil demographic dividend: study

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 12:00am on May 22, 2019

    The allocation in the national budget to attend to the needs of the youth is inadequate and the consequences of under-investment might turn the country’s...

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    BMBA proposal on placement shares irks DSE

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 12:00am on May 22, 2019

    Dhaka Stock Exchange stockbrokers are unhappy with the Bangladesh Merchant Bankers Association’s proposal to keep the provision of placement shares.The association has recently sent the...

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    Bonus share, directors’ shareholding rules tightened

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 12:00am on May 22, 2019

    Bangladesh Securities and Exchange Commission on Tuesday tightened issuance of bonus shares by companies saying that no listed company can declare stock dividend except the...

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