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    Prices of vegetables, beef go up

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 11:20pm on July 07, 2017

    Prices of vegetables and beef went up in the city’s kitchen markets over the week ending Friday. Traders said that following Eid-ul-Fitr the demand for...

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    Accord may add boilers in safety inspection

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 10:46pm on July 06, 2017

    Accord on Fire and Building Safety in Bangladesh, the platform of European brands and retailers, on Wednesday said that it was considering expanding its inspection...

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    Govt appoints CQK Mustaq as FRC chairman

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 10:41pm on July 06, 2017

    The government on Thursday appointed retired senior secretary CQK Mustaq Ahmed as chairman of the Financial Reporting Council (FRC), a body to ensure accountability and...

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    5 lakh tonnes of crude salt to be imported

    Staff correspondent | Updated at 10:41pm on July 05, 2017

    The government on Wednesday said it would allow import of 5 lakh tonnes of crude salt to keep the supply and the price of the...

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    Investment in savings tools crosses Tk 50,000cr in FY17

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 09:50pm on July 05, 2017

    The net investment in the national savings certificates and bonds is set to cross Tk 50,000 crore for the first time in the country’s history...

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    BB, NY Fed, SWIFT vow again to work together to recover stolen fund

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 10:44pm on July 04, 2017

    The Federal Reserve Bank of New York, Bangladesh Bank and SWIFT have promised again to work together to recover the entire stolen money that the...

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    Public relations service, digital marketing come under AIT

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 10:43pm on July 04, 2017

    The National Board of Revenue has imposed advance income tax on payment for some services including creative media service, public relations service, media buying agency...

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    Industrial park infrastructures at Savar damaged before use

    Rashad Ahamad | Updated at 10:38pm on July 04, 2017

    Infrastructures installed to relocate the Hazaribagh tanneries at the new Tannery Industrial Park in the city’s suburb of Savar have been badly damaged before they...

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    Cabinet okays formation of satellite company

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 11:47pm on July 03, 2017

    The cabinet on Monday approved a proposal for formation of the Bangladesh Communication Satellite Company Ltd to operate the Bangabandhu-1, the first-ever communication satellite of...

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    Dhaka set to ink LNG import deal with Doha this month

    Manjurul Ahsan | Updated at 11:44pm on July 02, 2017

    The government is set to initial a long-term agreement with Qatar this month to import up to 4 million tonnes of liquefied natural gas per...