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    Govt to make EFD, instead of ECR, mandatory for shops

    Jasim Uddin | Updated at 12:05am on May 22, 2018

    National Board of Revenue may introduce a more sophisticated electronic fiscal management system instead of conventional electronic cash register machine in the national budget for...

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    Govt to allow inspection of DIFE in EPZs

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

    The government has decided to bring factories in the country’s Export Processing Zones within the purview of the Department of Inspection for Factories and Establishments...

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    Ensure equal distribution of resources in budget

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 12:10am on May 15, 2018

    Experts on Monday said that the government should ensure equal distribution of resources in the upcoming national budget to reduce the economic disparity prevailing in...

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    Regulatory obstacles barrier to warehouse sector growth: experts

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 10:08pm on May 13, 2018

    Regulatory obstacles are working as impediments to the country’s warehousing sector growth, experts said at a workshop on Sunday....

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    Citi announces fourteen CMA winners

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 10:24pm on May 12, 2018

    Thirteen individuals and one organisation won the 13th Citi Microentrepreneurship Awards in five categories on Saturday....

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    India’s industrial growth slows to five-month low in March

    Reuters . New Delhi | Updated at 12:05am on May 12, 2018

    India’s industrial output growth slowed to a five-month low of 4.4 per cent in March, dragged down by smaller increases in mining, but the central...

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    US hopes to narrow wide gap in China trade talks

    Agence France-Presse . Washington | Updated at 12:05am on May 12, 2018

    US commerce secretary Wilbur Ross said Thursday he hopes to reduce large differences with China in trade talks where hundreds of billions of dollars in...

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    3-day int’l apparel machinery expo begins in Ctg

    Our Correspondent . Chittagong | Updated at 12:05am on May 11, 2018

    A three-day international garments and textile machinery expo ‘BIGTEX Chittagong 2018’ began in Chittagong city on Thursday. Manufacturers, dealers, suppliers and importers from home and...

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    Include women in formal jobs to avoid demographic burden

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 10:05pm on May 09, 2018

    Bangladesh would suffer from demographic burden unless female manpower was utilised in decent formal economic sector for getting the benefits of demographic dividend, economists and...

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    Buses for city schools from next budget, says Muhith

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 03:55pm on May 09, 2018

    Finance minister AMA Muhith on Wednesday said that he would announce allocation for buses for schools in Dhaka in the next national budget to be...