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    Railway’s parcel service shrinks

    Shahin Akhter | Updated at 12:05am on January 18, 2018

    Bangladesh Railway’s parcel service has shrunk sharply in recent years following poor and lengthy service and hike in freights. Transport businessmen and experts said that...

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    Uplift governance

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 12:05am on January 18, 2018

    Experts on Wednesday stressed improvement of the overall governance situation in the country for ensuring efficient use of limited resources, improving public service delivery and...

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    bKash, MTB launch remittance service

    Business Desk | Updated at 12:05am on January 16, 2018

    Mobile financial service provider bKash Limited and Mutual Trust Bank on Monday launch an international remittances service enabling bKash customers to receive remittances directly into...

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    Liquidity crisis looms large, says IBBL chair

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 12:05am on January 16, 2018

    The country’s financial sector may face a liquidity crisis in the current year as it is an election year and the central bank would tighten...

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    CPD trying to bring down country: Muhith

    Staff Correspondent  | Updated at 02:06pm on January 14, 2018

    Finance minister Abul Maal Abdul Muhith on Sunday said local think-tank Centre for Policy Dialogue seemed that they wanted to bring down the country by...

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    Competition watchdog swings into action probing 2 complaints

    Jasim Uddin | Updated at 12:21am on January 12, 2018

    Bangladesh Competition Commission has started, for the first time, its core function with investigation into allegations of anti-competitive practices by two organisations...

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    Help implement development programmes: PM

    United News of Bangladesh | Updated at 12:24pm on January 11, 2018

    Prime minister Sheikh Hasina on Thursday made a clarion call to all to help her government to implement its development programmes to...

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    Experts want policies based on local ownership

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 12:16am on January 11, 2018

    Speakers at a seminar on Wednesday in the capital said the government should reshape policies on utilisation of loans from overseas sources...

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    Citing polls, WB retains lower growth forcast of 6.4pc for FY18

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 12:04am on January 11, 2018

    World Bank has retained economic growth projection for Bangladesh at 6.4 per cent for the current fiscal year 2017-2018, much lower than the government’s target,...

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    HATIL launches virtual showroom at DITF

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 11:00pm on January 09, 2018

    HATIL, a local premier furniture brand, on Tuesday launched a full-fledged virtual showroom, HATIL V, at Dhaka International Trade Fair at Sher-e-Banglanagar in the capital...