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    Japan’s corporate investment slows sharply, raises doubt about outlook

    Reuters . Tokyo | Updated at 12:00am on December 04, 2018

    Japanese corporate capital expenditure rose for an eighth consecutive quarter in July-September but the pace of gains slowed sharply, raising doubts about the strength of...

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    Grab invests $100 million in Indian hotel startup OYO: source

    Reuters | Updated at 12:00am on December 04, 2018

    Singapore-based ride-hailing firm Grab has invested $100 million in Indian hotel-reservations startup OYO, a source with knowledge of the matter told Reuters on Monday.Both companies...

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    World factory activity outlook darkens

    Reuters . London/Tokyo | Updated at 12:00am on December 04, 2018

    Global economic prospects appear gloomy as year-end approaches after factory activity and export orders weakened in November, prompting analysts to predict no quick rebound amid...

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    Trump says China to cut tariffs on US-made autos after trade war truce

    Reuters . Washington/Beijing | Updated at 12:00am on December 04, 2018

    China has agreed to ‘reduce and remove’ tariffs below the 40 per cent level that Beijing is currently charging on US-made vehicles, US president Donald...

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    Govt offers loan moratorium facility to jute sector businesses

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 12:00am on December 04, 2018

    The government has offered jute sector businesses a moratorium facility for partial or total amount of their outstanding loans taken from different banks.Under the facility,...

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    178 to get CIP status from export sector for 2016

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 12:00am on December 04, 2018

    The government has nominated 178 businesspeople as commercial important persons (export) for their extra ordinary performance in the country’s export business in 2016. The commerce...

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    Bangladesh-Nepal power trade talks begin in Kathmandu today

    United News of Bangladesh . Dhaka | Updated at 01:34am on December 03, 2018

    A two-day meeting of the joint steering committee of Bangladesh and Nepal was set to begin in Nepal’s capital Kathmandu today.A seven-member high-powered Bangladesh delegation,...

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    G20 summit backs WTO reform

    Reuters . Buenos Aires | Updated at 12:00am on December 03, 2018

    The leaders of the world’s largest economic powers on Saturday backed an overhaul of the global body that regulates international trade disputes, ahead of high-stakes...

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    Deal int’l trade more cautiously, experts suggest bankers

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 12:00am on December 03, 2018

    Bankers should be more cautious regarding different issues in dealing with international trade as 80 per cent of the total money laundering occurs through trade,...

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    PM urges exporters to explore benefits of economic graduation

    Bangladesh Sangbad Sangstha . Dhaka | Updated at 01:14pm on December 02, 2018

    Prime minister Sheikh Hasina Sunday urged the business community to work vigorously to gain the export and other business opportunities in the global market following...

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