Miscellany

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    UK’s Europeans in quandary over staying or leaving

    Agence France-Presse . London | Updated at 12:00am on November 11, 2018

    EU nationals who have settled in Britain are facing a dilemma as Brexit looms: pack their bags, apply for citizenship or stay put and hope...

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    Mozambique opens $785m Chinese bridge

    AFP | Updated at 12:00am on November 11, 2018

    Mozambique’s president Filipe Nyusi opened a Chinese-built bridge in the capital Maputo on Saturday that cost $785 million, saying it would help link northern and...

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    ‘Disney+’ service a year away from streaming shows

    AFP | Updated at 12:00am on November 11, 2018

    The Walt Disney Company will launch a ‘Disney+’ streaming service in the United States late next year, boosting it with live-action shows spun from hit...

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    ICAB, ICMAB observe Int’l Accounting Day

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 12:00am on November 11, 2018

    Different organisations on Saturday observed International Accounting Day in the country amid enthusiasm and festivity.The organisations including the Institute of Chartered Accountants of Bangladesh (ICAB)...

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    Public, pvt sectors need to work jointly for SDG: seminar

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 12:00am on November 11, 2018

    Economists on Saturday said that both public and private sectors would have to work in a coordinated manner to achieve the sustainable development goals. At...

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    Bangladesh gets ownership of Bangabandhu Satellite

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 12:00am on November 10, 2018

    Thales Alenia Space on Friday handed over the ownership of Bangabandhu Satellite-1 to Bangladesh after completion of required tests....

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    Watchdog approves landmark Australian media merger

    AFP | Updated at 12:00am on November 09, 2018

    A landmark merger between Australian broadcaster Nine Entertainment and venerable newspaper group Fairfax won regulatory approval Thursday, clearing the way for the creation of a...

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    Cracks emerge in global aviation finance boom

    Reuters . Hong Kong | Updated at 12:00am on November 06, 2018

    An unprecedented boom in the $280 billion aircraft finance industry is showing signs of faltering as rising interest rates, cut-rate competition and higher oil prices...

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    To secure wealth, rich Asians spark family office boom in HK, S’pore

    Reuters . Hong Kong | Updated at 12:00am on November 06, 2018

    Rich Chinese and other Asians are increasingly seeking more control of their wealth, driving a rapid rise in the number of so-called family offices, or...

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    Modi unveils aid for small businesses as elections near

    Reuters . New Delhi | Updated at 12:00am on November 04, 2018

    Prime minister Narendra Modi on Friday unveiled a dozen measures to support small- and medium-sized businesses, as he aims to woo a large voting bloc...

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