Miscellany

  • Images

    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...

  • Images

    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...

  • Images

    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...

  • Images

    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...

  • Images

    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...

  • Images

    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...

  • Images

    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...

  • Images

    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...

  • Images

    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...

  • Images

    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...

Advertisement

images