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    India cattle trade ban to halt beef exports, lead to job losses

    Reuters . New Delhi | Updated at 10:56pm on May 29, 2017

    The Indian government’s ban on the trade of cattle for slaughter threatens $4 billion in annual beef exports and millions of jobs if the government...

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    EPB to propose $38b export target for FY18

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 10:08pm on May 28, 2017

    The Export Promotion Bureau has set the export target (goods) at $38 billion with a 7.82-per cent year-on-year growth for the next fiscal year of...

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    India govt bans cattle trading for slaughter

    Reuters . New Delhi | Updated at 11:16pm on May 27, 2017

    Indian meat traders plan to take the government to court over new rules banning the trading of cattle including buffalo for slaughter, calling it a...

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    DSCC sets beef price at Tk 475, mutton Tk 725 for Ramadan

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 10:32pm on May 23, 2017

    The Dhaka South City Corporation on Tuesday raised the price of local beef to Tk 475 from Tk 420 and mutton to Tk 725 from...

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    Minister gives ‘guarantee’ prices won’t rise in Ramadan

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 10:24pm on May 23, 2017

    Amid continuing price spiral of daily essentials, commerce minister Tofail Ahmed on Tuesday once again assured that the prices of commodities would not increase in...

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    Faruque elected DBCCI president

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 11:23pm on May 21, 2017

    Faruque Hassan, managing director of Giant Apparels Ltd, has been elected president of the Dutch-Bangla Chamber of Commerce and Industry for the term 2017-2018....

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    Newly elected FBCCI office bearers take over

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 11:19pm on May 21, 2017

    The newly elected office bearers of the Federation of Bangladesh Chambers of Commerce and Industry on Sunday took over the office of the country’s apex...

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    Star consortium, China’s KISC to build steel manufacturing plant: BIDA

    Bangladesh Sangbad Sangstha . Dhaka | Updated at 10:01pm on May 18, 2017

    Star Infrastructure Development Consortium Limited (Star Consortium) and Kunming Iron and Steel Company Limited will jointly set up a steel plant with an annual production...

  • Images winds up operation

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 11:21pm on May 16, 2017

    Telenor, the parent company of the county’s mobile phone operator Grameenphone, along with two other entities have jointly decided to close operation of an online...

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    Mohiuddin new president of FBCCI

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 11:19pm on May 16, 2017

    Md Shafiul Islam Mohiuddin, the incumbent first vice-president of the Federation of Bangladesh Chambers of Commerce and Industry, on Tuesday was elected uncontested the president...