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    NBR launches WCO security project

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 10:57pm on July 25, 2017

    The National Board of Revenue is now giving emphasis on preventing illicit outflows of money as more than 80 per cent cases of money laundering...

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    Businesses urge govt to allow overseas investment

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 10:55pm on July 25, 2017

    Businesses on Tuesday urged the government to allow Bangladeshi entrepreneurs to invest abroad saying that if the country fails to take advantage of numerous potentialities...

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    Tea packaging workers to get minimum wage at Tk 7,080

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 10:52pm on July 25, 2017

    The Minimum Wage Board has finalised its draft proposal recommending Tk 7,080 as the minimum monthly wage for workers in the tea packaging industry...

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    China-B’desh investment forum summit in Beijing on August 21

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 12:10am on July 25, 2017

    City Bank and Standard Chartered Bank on Monday said China-Bangladesh Investment Forum summit would be held in Beijing of China on August 21 with the...

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    BEZA, Bashundhara sign MoU on 500-acre land lease

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 12:08am on July 25, 2017

    Bangladesh Economic Zone Authority on Monday signed a memorandum of understanding with Bashundhara Industrial Economic Zone Limited to lease out 500 acres of land at...

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    Govt forms committee to amend labour laws

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 12:07am on July 25, 2017

    The government has formed a committee to finalise the draft of the amendments to the Bangladesh Labour Act 2006 within the timeframe it promised to...

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    BSEC body to probe 5 cos’ unusual price hilke

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 12:06am on July 25, 2017

    Bangladesh Securities and Exchange Commission on Monday formed a three-member committee to investigate recent unusual price hike of shares of five companies...

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    WCO, NBR to launch new security initiative

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 12:04am on July 25, 2017

    World Customs Organisation and the National Board of Revenue are set to launch a new security initiative for customs administration in Dhaka today aiming to...

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    BB hikes home loan limit for NRBs

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 11:19pm on July 23, 2017

    Bangladesh Bank on Sunday increased debt-equity ratio to 75:25 per cent for home loan taken by non-resident Bangladeshis from the commercial banks against the previous...

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    Skilled manpower dearth challenges 7th Five-Year Plan

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 11:18pm on July 23, 2017

    An additional 10 million skilled manpower would be needed to feed 11 sectors including readymade garment in four years till 2020 to help the country...