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    UK launches fresh virus plan to protect jobs

    AFP | Updated at 11:27pm on September 24, 2020

    Britain on Thursday launched a coronavirus winter battle plan to protect jobs and boost the fragile economy, after surging infections sparked fresh nationwide measures to...

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    Takaful Islami Insurance holds share sale-buy committee meeting

    Business Desk | Updated at 10:57pm on September 23, 2020

    The second meeting of the share sale-buy committee of Takaful Islami Insurance Limited was held at the company head office in Dhaka on September 17,...

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    Pragati Life now insurer of IUB

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 01:23am on September 23, 2020

    Pragati Life Insurance Limited has signed a group insurance contract with Independent University, Bangladesh. Pragati Life CEO Md Jalalul Azim and IUB (acting) vice-chancellor Milan...

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    IFarmer, Provati Insurance Co sign memo

    Business Desk | Updated at 11:17pm on September 22, 2020

    Digital agriculture platform IFarmer and Provati Insurance Company Ltd signed a memorandum of understanding to ensure a smooth production process and provide support to farmers...

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    Beximco gets FDA approval for antiarrhythmic drug Flecainide

    United News of Bangladesh .Dhaka | Updated at 10:23am on September 22, 2020

    Beximco Pharmaceuticals Limited has received approval from the Food and Drug Administration of United States for selling Flecainide Acetate, an antiarrhythmic drug in US market....

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    Government prioritising cotton production: Razzaque

    Bangladesh Sangbad Sangstha . Dhaka | Updated at 11:20pm on September 19, 2020

    Agriculture minister Md Abdur Razzaque on Friday said that the government was giving emphasis on cotton production in the country and strengthening the Cotton Development...

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    Singapore exchange touts gold to the masses

    Agence France-Presse . Singapore | Updated at 10:57pm on September 18, 2020

    Fancy owning your own gold bars that you can admire and take selfies with? With the coronavirus fuelling demand for safe-haven assets for investors to...

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    Govt embarks on tuna mission in Bay of Bengal    

    Shakhawat Hossain | Updated at 10:50pm on September 18, 2020

    Failing to woo the private sector, the government has taken a project to catch costly and migratory tuna fish as the country eyes to make...

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    Momin re-elected chair, Sattar vice-chair of Pravati Insurance Co

    Business Desk | Updated at 10:56pm on September 17, 2020

    Md Momin Ali has been re-elected chairman and Maruf Sattar Ali vice-chairman of the board of directors of Pravati Insurance Company Limited, said a press...

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    Bangladesh 79th in OBI: survey

    Business Desk | Updated at 10:54pm on September 17, 2020

    Bangladesh has ranked the 79th position, out of 117 countries, in the Open Budget Index (OBI) 2019, according to a global survey. Washington-based International Budget...