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    REHAB for no questioning about investment of untaxed money

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 10:36pm on April 03, 2017

    Real Estate and Housing Association of Bangladesh (REHAB) on Monday demanded that the National Board of Revenue allows investment of untaxed money without question in...

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    BTRC to suggest rates at 1.50-1.60 US cents

    HM Murtuza | Updated at 10:16pm on April 03, 2017

    The Bangladesh Telecommunication Regulatory Commission is likely to recommend that the telecom ministry lower the rates for international call termination by international gateway operators to...

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    IFAD invests $129m in two projects

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 10:04pm on April 02, 2017

    International Fund for Agricultural Development (IFAD) will invest $129 million in two projects to support small farmers and develop a community-based flood information system in...

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    Ethical investment tide lifts ‘greenwash’ concerns

    Reuters . Sydney | Updated at 10:00pm on April 02, 2017

    Investors are ploughing ever more into ethical funds to back their views on issues such as global warming and gender equality, but such investments can...

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    SASEC finance ministers to launch its vision in Delhi tomorrow

    United News of Bangladesh . Dhaka | Updated at 10:43pm on April 01, 2017

    The finance ministers of South Asia Sub-regional Economic Cooperation (SASEC) countries will launch ‘SASEC Vision’ in New Delhi on Monday..

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    Samsung Group boss earned $1m at flagship in Q4: disclosure

    Business Desk | Updated at 11:19pm on March 31, 2017

    Samsung Electronics Co Ltd said on Friday it paid vice-chairman Jay Y Lee, the third-generation leader of Samsung Group, 1.135 billion won ($1.02 million) in...

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    Pvt sector credit growth rises in Feb

    AKM Zamir Uddin | Updated at 11:13pm on March 31, 2017

    The private sector credit growth increased significantly in February from that of the previous month as import payments jumped in recent months due to a...

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    Prices of rice on the rise

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 11:08pm on March 31, 2017

    The prices of rice increased by Tk 5-6 a kilogram in last two weeks in the city’s retail markets as mill owners were charging more...

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    H&M invests in supply chain as fashion rivalry intensifies

    Reuters . Stockholm | Updated at 10:18pm on March 30, 2017

    Cost controls helped H&M to limit a drop in quarterly pretax profit but the fashion chain said it was increasing investments as it tries to...

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    Campaign to enhance workplace safety launched

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 10:17pm on March 30, 2017

    A campaign to strengthen workplace safety in different industries, especially in garment factories, of the country was launched at a programme in the capital on...