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    MCCI re-elects Nihad as president

    Business Desk | Updated at 11:49pm on December 20, 2017

    Nihad Kabir, senior partner of Syed Ishtiaq Ahmed and Associates, and Golam Mainuddin, chairman of British American Tobacco Bangladesh Company Limited, were re-elected as the...

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    Biman profit dips by 80pc on weakening taka, UK cargo flight ban

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 11:41pm on December 20, 2017

    Net profit of Biman Bangladesh Airlines declined by 80 per cent during the fiscal year 2016-17 compared with that of the FY 16 because of...

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    ADP spending limps to 20pc in July-Nov

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 11:37pm on December 20, 2017

    Progress in implementation of projects under the annual development programme remained as usually slow in the first five months of the current fiscal year 2017-2018...

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    WB approves $245m to strengthen safety net programmes

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 11:34pm on December 18, 2017

    The World Bank has approved an additional $245 million in loans to improve equity, efficiency and transparency of major safety net programmes in Bangladesh...

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    REHAB Fair begins Thursday in Dhaka

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 11:07pm on December 17, 2017

    The REHAB Fair 2017 will begin at the Bangabandhu International Conference Centre in the capital on Thursday...

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    First ever B’desh co producing polyester staple fibres from plastic bottles

    Moinul Haque | Updated at 12:05am on December 13, 2017

    A Bangladeshi company for the first time is producing and exporting polyester staple fibres recycling plastic bottles considering the growing market of man-made fibres in...

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    NOAB demands bringing FB, Google under tax net

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 12:05am on December 13, 2017

    Newspaper Owners’ Association of Bangladesh has demanded of the government for brining the business of internet companies like Facebook and Google under tax net and...

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    Ctg customs C&F agents not to pay for e-tracking

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 12:05am on December 13, 2017

    Chittagong Customs Clearing and Forwarding Agents Association has asked its members not to pay any fees for proposed electronic lock and seal or e-tracking technology...

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    Telecom ministry approves 524 new ISP licences

    HM Murtuza | Updated at 12:05am on December 12, 2017

    Post and Telecommunications Ministry has approved all the proposals of Bangladesh Telecommunication Regulatory Commission to award 524 new licences of internet service providers in six...

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    Shahjalal Fertiliser incurs Tk 239cr in loss in first year

    Zaman Monir . Sylhet | Updated at 11:02pm on December 09, 2017

    The newly established Shahjalal Fertiliser Factory incurred a loss of Tk 239 crore in the first fiscal year of its operation, despite achieving the production...