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    Alliance cuts ties with award-winning FARR Ceramic factory

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 10:35pm on March 07, 2017

    North American buyers’ group has suspended business relation with seven more Bangladeshi factories including a ceramic factory in February while the European buyers’ group terminated...

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    IORA region business leaders for forging partnership

    Bangladesh Sangbad Sangstha . Dhaka | Updated at 10:31pm on March 07, 2017

    Business leaders of the IORA (Indian Ocean Rim Associations) countries in a joint declaration agreed to increase private sector’s role in advancing economic growth and...

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    Govt looks for land at Uttara for BGMEA Bhaban: Tofail

    Business Desk | Updated at 10:22pm on March 06, 2017

    Commerce minister Tofail Ahmed on Monday said that steps had been taken to select a suitable land at Uttara for the construction of ‘BGMEA Bhaban’,...

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    B’desh should negotiate with Britain, US for GSP facilities: experts

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 10:16pm on March 06, 2017

    Bangladesh should negotiate with Britain for continuing duty-free market access under GSP scheme and with US for regaining the facility following the emerging developments after...

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    Minimum wage for wokers set at Tk 3,710

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 10:13pm on March 06, 2017

    The government has raised the minimum wages for the workers of the hotel and restaurant sector to Tk 3,710 as monthly gross pay from Tk...

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    National Jute Day today

    Bangladesh Sangbad Sangstha . Dhaka | Updated at 11:06pm on March 05, 2017

    National Jute Day-2017 will be observed throughout the country with a view to make jute goods popular among the people. The slogan of the day...

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    Pvt sector credit growth inches up

    AKM Zamir Uddin | Updated at 11:00pm on March 05, 2017

    The private sector credit growth increased slightly in January from that of the previous month as the import payments in the period jumped due to...

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    India urged for another hearing on anti-dumping duty decision

    Jasim Uddin | Updated at 10:55pm on March 05, 2017

    Bangladesh government and businesses have requested India to arrange another hearing before taking its final decision on imposing anti-dumping duty on import of hydrogen peroxide...

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    Poripaati wins GSEA

    Business Desk | Updated at 10:12pm on March 04, 2017

    Poripaati proprietor Sababa Shiney received the Global Student Entrepreneurs Award by the Entrepreneurs’ Organisation Bangladesh Chapter at the GSEA Bangladesh grand final held at the...

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    BIN issuance goes online March 15

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

    The issuance of online business identification number (BIN) is set to begin on March 15 as part of digitisation of the country’s value-added tax system...