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    NBR plans to engage third party for ECR installation

    Jasim Uddin | Updated at 12:05am on March 06, 2018

    The National Board of Revenue is planning to engage third party for installing electronic cash register devices in shops and providing maintenance and after-sales services...

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    Ministry to seek Tk 5,000cr cut in ADP today

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 12:05am on March 06, 2018

    The size of annual development programme may be slashed by Tk 4,950.25 crore or 3.23 per cent in the revised ADP for the current fiscal year...

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    Minimum wage for tannery workers set at Tk 12,800

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 12:05am on March 06, 2018

    The government has announced Tk 12,800 as the minimum monthly wage for the country’s tannery workers with an increase by 46 per cent from the...

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    Formalities delay rice OMS resumption

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 12:05am on March 05, 2018

    The government could not resume its open market sales of rice in Dhaka and most other places in the country on Sunday as it could...

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    7 out of world’s top 10 green units in Bangladesh

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 09:30pm on March 01, 2018

    Green Business Certification Inc managing director (Asia Pacific) Gopalakrishnan Padmanabhan on Thursday said that Bangladesh had taken a lead in sustainable green industrialisation with several...

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    Unhealthy competition, public distrust grip insurance sector

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 12:05am on February 28, 2018

    The existence of too many insurance companies in the country causes unhealthy competition and spreads distrust among the people about the sector, speakers have observed....

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    ICCB laments power outages

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 11:34pm on February 25, 2018

    Frequent power outages cause severe disruption in industrial production and other economic activities, observed the International Chamber of Commerce Bangladesh in its October-December 2017 news...

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    Give poor, excluded ownership in public, private assets

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 11:21pm on February 25, 2018

    Experts and economists on Sunday advocated ownership of the poor and excluded groups of society in public and private assets in a bid to remove...

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    DCCI urges all political parties to avoid activities that hamper economy

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 12:05am on February 25, 2018

    Dhaka Chamber of Commerce and Industry president Abul Kasem Khan on Saturday called upon all political parties not to take any activities which hamper the...

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    ADB president to visit Bangladesh in Feb 27-28

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 12:05am on February 24, 2018

    Asian Development Bank president Takehiko Nakao will be in Bangladesh on a two-day tour in February 27-28. During the visit, Nakao will meet prime minister...