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    Salman Ispahani elected ICA president

    Business Desk | Updated at 10:35pm on October 24, 2017

    Mirza Salman Ispahani, chairman of MM Ispahani Ltd, has been elected as president of International Cotton Association for 2017-2018, said a news release...

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    Businesses, auditors fear duplication, unnecessary delay

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 12:05am on October 24, 2017

    Businesses and auditors on Monday said that they feared duplication of regulatory functions and unnecessary delay in business activities due to the function of Financial...

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    South Korea to diversify investment in Bangladesh

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 11:08pm on October 23, 2017

    South Korean businesses are interested to diversify their business and investment in Bangladesh through investing in pharmaceuticals, information technology and infrastructure sector...

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    ICAB debars an audit firm from practice for 1 year

    HM Murtuza | Updated at 10:37pm on October 20, 2017

    The Institute of Chartered Accounts of Bangladesh has debarred Amal Krishna Das FCA, an associate of chartered accountancy firm Amal & Leena, from public practice...

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    BGMEA asks members to complete factory remediation by May next year

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 10:35pm on October 20, 2017

    The Bangladesh Garment Manufacturers and Exporters Association on Friday requested its members to fix safety faults at their factories in time so that buyers’ platforms...

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    Not PayPal, only already available Xoom service launched

    Business Desk | Updated at 11:36pm on October 19, 2017

    Global online payment system PayPal on Thursday launched its cross-broader payment service ‘Xoom’ in Bangladesh to enable freelance remittance earners to receive their payments in...

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    66 weavers enlisted as authorised producers of Jamdani

    Jasim Uddin | Updated at 11:32pm on October 19, 2017

    The government is going to register 66 weavers as authorised users of geographical indication (GI) of Jamdani so that they can commercially utilise the GI...

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    UK retail sales drop as Brexit-fuelled inflation bites

    Agence France-Presse | Updated at 04:56pm on October 19, 2017

    British retail sales fell more than expected in September, official data showed Thursday, against a backdrop of rising prices largely caused by...

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    Packaging materials of imported goods to face customs duty

    Jasim Uddin | Updated at 10:25pm on October 18, 2017

    Packets and packaging materials which are integral part of imported goods will face customs duty, according to a ruling of the National Board of Revenue...

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    UCB launches card-less digital payment platform

    Business Desk | Updated at 10:37pm on October 17, 2017

    United Commercial Bank launched a state of the art digital banking platform, Upay, for both consumer and corporate customers of the bank on Tuesday, said...