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    Tk 6,06,503 crore outstanding loans in last 10 years

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 12:05am on January 25, 2018

    Finance minister AMA Muhith on Wednesday told Jatiya Sangsad that the amount of outstanding loan stood at Tk 6,06,503 crore while the amount of loan...

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    FBCCI wants home loan interest at 5pc

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 12:05am on January 24, 2018

    The Federation of Bangladesh Chambers of Commerce and Industry on Tuesday requested government to reduce the interest rate on home loan to 5 per cent...

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    FDI to Bangladesh increases by 8pc in 11 months

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 12:05am on January 24, 2018

    Foreign direct investment increased by around 8 per cent to $ 1.85 billion in January-November period of 2017 in the country from $ 1.71 billion that of...

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    RMG labour assocs demand Tk 16,000 as minimum wage

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 12:05am on January 24, 2018

    Garment Shramik Odhikar Andolan, a platform of 12 labour organisations, on Tuesday submitted to the Bangladesh Garment Manufacturers and Exporters Association a memorandum, demanding Tk 16,000...

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    Pubali Bank director fined Tk 5 lakh for insider trading

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 12:05am on January 24, 2018

    The Bangladesh Securities and Exchange Commission on Tuesday fined Pubali Bank director Syed Moazzem Hussain Tk 5 lakh for insider trading. The penalty was slapped at...

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    NBR wants real time access to import docs

    Jasim Uddin | Updated at 12:05am on January 24, 2018

    The National Board of Revenue has requested the Bangladesh Bank for uploading import documents on the central bank’s web site on real-time basis to prevent...

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    Euro, yen also allowed for ACU transaction settlements

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 11:51pm on January 18, 2018

    Asian Clearing Union has resumed accepting euro and allowed Japanese yen, along with US dollar, for settlements of current account transactions among ACU members that...

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    ADB raises growth forecast slightly

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 11:49pm on January 18, 2018

    Asian Development Bank has slightly increased its forecast on the country’s gross domestic product growth to seven per cent from previous 6.9 per cent for...

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    BB annuls recruitment test of eight banks, NBFIs

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 12:05am on January 17, 2018

    Bangladesh Bank on Tuesday annulled the recruitment test of eight state-run banks and non-bank financial institutions that took place on January 12 amid allegations of...

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    Bank plundering goes on amid state-backed cronyism

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 09:34pm on January 13, 2018

    The Centre for Policy Dialogue on Saturday said that the country’s banking sector was plagued by financial scams, non-performing loans, inefficiency and slack monitoring and...

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