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    DGF issues 20,000 new licences to food grain traders in Oct

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 12:05am on November 14, 2017

    More than 20,000 rice and wheat traders across the country received licences from the Directorate General of Food under the Control of Essential Commodities Act,...

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    3-day leather tech fair begins Nov 16

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 12:05am on November 13, 2017

    A three-day international exhibition of leather technologies titled ‘LEATHERTECH Bangladesh 2017’ will begin on November 16 at the International Convention City, Bashundara in the capital...

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    Benapole port remains ‘neglected’ for 30yrs

    Our Correspondent . Jessore | Updated at 12:05am on November 13, 2017

    Benapole land port, the country’s largest land port with India, has not witnessed any major developments in the last 30 years due to the insincerity...

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    Govt to spend fund for tobacco control measures, campaigns

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 10:36pm on November 09, 2017

    The government has finally framed a policy on the use of health development surcharge it imposed on tobacco products three and half years ago...

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    Denim expo begins in Dhaka

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 12:05am on November 09, 2017

    A two-day denim expo began at International Convention City Bashundhara in Dhaka on Wednesday amid highlighting the need for transparency within the entire denim supply...

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    Matarbari to have 600MW LNG-based power plant

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 12:05am on November 09, 2017

    A joint-venture of the state-run Coal Power Generation Company Bangladesh Limited and Japan’s Mitsui and Company Limited is set to install a 500-600MW imported LNG-based...

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    ADB voices concern over rising NPLs

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 12:05am on November 08, 2017

    Asian Development Bank has said that the recent rise in non-performing loans in several emerging Asian economies including Bangladesh is a concern due to potential...

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    HSBC pledges $100b global financing to combat climate change

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 12:05am on November 07, 2017

    HSBC on Monday announced that it would provide $100 billion in sustainable financing and investment globally by 2025 to support the transition to a low-carbon...

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    Govt drafts new law on iodised salt

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 12:05am on November 07, 2017

    The government has drafted Universal Iodised Salt Act 2017 with an aim to make it mandatory for all edible salt to be iodised for ensuring...

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    Three-day int’l footwear, leather goods sourcing show starts Nov 16

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 12:05am on November 06, 2017

    The first ever Bangladesh Leather Footwear and Leather goods International Sourcing Show-2017 is going to start on November 16 in Dhaka to show the strength...

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