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    Banglalink parent co to focus on creating digital platform

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 11:24pm on February 09, 2017

    VimpelCom, the majority shareholder of mobile phone operator Banglalink, will emphasise on creating digital platforms like e-commerce sites rather than stressing on only infrastructure, said...

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    Policymakers should give more focus on MSMEs: experts

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 11:21pm on February 09, 2017

    The policymakers should give emphasis more on developing the country’s micro, small and medium enterprises as the sector is one of the key drivers of...

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    Pvt sector urged to play role to help achieve SDGs

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 11:06pm on February 09, 2017

    Policy makers and experts from the Asia and Pacific region on Thursday urged the private sector to come forward with specific planning to help achieve...

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    REHAB fair begins in Chittagong

    Our Correspondent . Chittagong | Updated at 11:19pm on February 08, 2017

    A four-day housing and real estate fair began in Chittagong city on Wednesday to promote sales of affordable flats and plots...

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    Alliance-linked factories complete 68pc of repairs

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 11:15pm on February 08, 2017

    The Alliance for Bangladesh Worker Safety, a consortium of North American fashion retailers and buyers, on Wednesday said that the 68 per cent of all...

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    B’desh to become 28th economy in 2030: PwC

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 11:12pm on February 08, 2017

    Bangladesh will become the third fastest growing economy and 23rd biggest economy in the world by 2050 with the size of the gross domestic product...

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    Monopoly situation prevails in MFS market: BB official

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 11:06pm on February 08, 2017

    Bangladesh Bank will revise the existing guidelines of the mobile financial services as it found ‘monopolistic situation’ in the mobile banking market with bKash capturing...

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    President for joint effort to eradicate poverty in Asia-Pacific region

    Bangladesh Sangbad Sangstha . Dhaka | Updated at 11:03pm on February 08, 2017

    President Md Abdul Hamid on Wednesday underscored the need for giving special priority and joint efforts to eradicate poverty to build a happy and prosperous...

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    Rohingya crisis hits aviation business

    Muktadir Rashid | Updated at 10:59pm on February 08, 2017

    Recent turmoil in Rakhine state of Myanmar has affected the aviation sector of Bangladesh with private Novoair suspending its flights to the neighboring country and...

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    ADP spending sluggish at 32pc in Jul-Jan

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

    The pace of implementation of the annual development programme has remained sluggish as usual as the government ministries and divisions could spend only 32.41 per...