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    India to impose delayed tariffs on some US goods in September

    Reuters | Updated at 10:03am on August 04, 2018

    India said on Saturday that delayed higher tariffs against some goods imported from the United States will go into force on September 18. New Delhi,...

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    Price of eggs goes up further

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 12:05am on August 04, 2018

    The price of eggs increased further in the city’s kitchen markets over the week ending Friday. Traders said that the price of eggs had been...

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    Prices of onions, eggs on the rise

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 12:05am on July 28, 2018

    The prices of onions and eggs continued increasing in the city’s kitchen markets over the week ending Friday. Retailers said wholesalers raised the prices of...

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    GSK Bangladesh staff anxious fearing closure

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 11:09pm on July 25, 2018

    Employees of GlaxoSmithKline Bangladesh Limited, a United Kingdom-based pharmaceuticals giant, are deeply concerned that the multinational entity might announce closure of its production in Bangladesh...

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    Khirsapat mango set to be country’s 3rd GI product

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 12:05am on July 23, 2018

    Khirsapat mango of Chapainawabganj is set to get Geographical Indication certificate as the third GI product of the country after Jamdani sari and Hilsa fish....

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    ADR role stressed in NPL recovery

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 01:12am on July 22, 2018

    Experts and bankers on Saturday said that Alternative Dispute Resolution mechanism could be an important tool to reduce and recover non-performing loans....

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    China’s policy debate deepens as trade war threatens economy

    Reuters . Beijing | Updated at 09:59pm on July 20, 2018

    A policy debate in China on how best to address slowing growth deepened on Friday, as analysts urged authorities to boost fiscal stimulus amid rising...

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    Accord, Alliance to leave Bangladesh after Dec 7: Tofail

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

    Commerce minister Tofail Ahmed on Tuesday said that Accord and Alliance were no longer required for Bangladesh readymade garment sector and the time frame of...

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    Nepal seeks lift of Bangladesh’s ban on yarn import thru Banglabandha

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 09:05pm on July 17, 2018

    Nepal has sought withdrawal of Bangladesh’s restriction on yarn import through the Banglabandha land port in Bangladesh saying that the ban was causing financial losses...

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    62 cos receive Nat’l Export Trophy

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 05:38pm on July 15, 2018

    Commerce minister Tofail Ahmed on Sunday said the interests of exporters and traders will be protected in the upcoming Import and Export Policy to ensure...