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    UK to continue support to Bangladesh, even after Brexit

    Bangladesh Sangbad Sangstha | Updated at 06:27pm on December 21, 2016

    British prime minister's trade envoy Rushanara Ali on Wednesday said United Kingdom's cooperation to Bangladesh would be continued, even after the implementation of Brexit...

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    Brexit not to hamper B’desh-UK trade relations: Rushanara

    Bangladesh Sangbad Sangstha . Dhaka | Updated at 11:43pm on December 20, 2016

    The British Prime Minister’s Trade Envoy for Bangladesh Rushanara Ali, MP on Tuesday assured the businessmen of Bangladesh the Brexit would not hamper the trade...

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    Rushanara Ali arrives as UK PM’s trade envoy

    Diplomatic Correspondent | Updated at 12:50am on December 19, 2016

    The UK prime minister’s trade envoy for Bangladesh, Rushanara Ali, arrived in Dhaka on Saturday on a five-day official visit...

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    Rushanara arrives as UK PM’s trade envoy

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 03:20pm on December 18, 2016

    The UK prime minister’s trade envoy for Bangladesh, Rushanara Ali, arrived in Dhaka on Saturday on a five-day official visit...

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    B’desh to become developing country by 2024: UNCTAD

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 09:14pm on December 17, 2016

    The Centre for Policy Dialogue on Saturday said that Bangladesh should adopt a strategy for keeping the momentum of development in its post-LDC regime following...

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    Japan legalises casinos, sets stage for large-scale investment

    Reuters | Updated at 08:25am on December 15, 2016

    Japan's parliament passed a law on Thursday to legalise casinos, ending 15 years of political argument and opening the way for projects that combine high-stakes...

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    Trade through Teknaf hit by Rohingya crisis

    Emran Hossain and Nurul Islam . Teknaf | Updated at 03:16am on December 11, 2016

    All businesses from and to Myanmar through Maungdaw has remain closed for almost two months in the wake of recent military crackdown on Muslim minority...

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    Strikes push up export transport costs by 69pc

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 10:56pm on December 08, 2016

    Hartals or general strikes increase the cost of transporting a consignment of exporters by 69 per cent which ultimately reduces profitability, according to a study...

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    EU calls for creating more business-friendly climate

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 10:43pm on December 08, 2016

    The European Union delegation on Thursday called upon Bangladesh government to ensure more business-friendly environment for becoming a middle income country by 2021, saying that...

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    Payra port authority inks three MoUs with Chinese companies

    Staff correspondent | Updated at 03:23pm on December 08, 2016

    Payra port authorities on Thursday signed three memorandum of understating with two Chinese companies for the development of the...