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    Qatar Airways to increase Dhaka – Doha services

    Business Desk | Updated at 11:20pm on February 27, 2017

    Qatar Airways is to launch third daily non-stop flights between Dhaka and the airline’s hub, Doha starting April 1, said a news release...

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    ADP set to be cut by Tk 6,500cr

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 10:36pm on February 27, 2017

    The government is set to cut the size of the annual development programme by 5.87 per cent or Tk 6,500 crore for the current fiscal...

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    Brexit sows seeds of doubt for British farmers

    Agence France-Presse . London | Updated at 10:38pm on February 26, 2017

    Dependent on foreign workers and subsidies from Brussels, Britain’s small but important agricultural sector is losing sleep over the possible fallout from Brexit, but hopes...

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    Monirul wins WLF award

    Business Desk | Updated at 10:33pm on February 26, 2017

    Kazi Monirul Kabir, CIO and founder of Spider Digital Innovations, won Leadership Excellence In Technology Innovation award under individual category for the year 2017 presented...

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    Stocks inch up as bank scrips counter heavy beating of Titas

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 10:32pm on February 26, 2017

    Dhaka stocks returned to positive on Sunday, the first trading session of the week, as rise of banks’ share prices kept the market up despite...

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    Productivity awardees to get facilities like CIP

    Bangladesh Sangbad Sangstha . Dhaka | Updated at 10:31pm on February 26, 2017

    The nominated representatives of the National Productivity and Quality Excellence Award receiving organisations will enjoy all kinds of facilities like the Commercially Important Persons (CIP-Industry)...

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    Ruposhi Bangla seeks duty benefits to complete renovation by June

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 10:29pm on February 26, 2017

    Ruposhi Bangla Hotel has sought duty benefit on import of equipments and decoration materials to complete renovation works by June this year...

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    $5b export earnings from leather sector by 2021: Tofail

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 10:27pm on February 26, 2017

    Commerce minister Tofail Ahmed on Sunday said country’s export earnings from leather and leather products would reach $5 billion by 2021 as the government has...

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    India lobbies Trump admin to avert visa threat

    Reuters . New Delhi | Updated at 10:35pm on February 25, 2017

    India has stepped up its lobbying effort against moves in the US Congress to impose curbs on visas for skilled workers that threaten the South...

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    China says no intention of using currency devaluation to its advantage

    Business Desk | Updated at 10:36pm on February 24, 2017

    China said on Friday it has no intention of using currency devaluation to its advantage in trade, responding to an assertion from US president Donald...