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    Outgoing FY to see 7.78pc GDP growth: PM

    Business Desk | Updated at 10:34pm on June 27, 2018

    Prime minister Sheikh Hasina on Wednesday told parliament that the GDP growth rate in the outgoing fiscal year (2017-18) would be 7.78 per cent, which...

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    Green Delta Ins re-elects Karim as chair, Shamsun Nahar becomes vice chair

    Business Desk | Updated at 09:53pm on May 09, 2018

    Md Abdul Karim has been re-elected as the chairman of Green Delta Insurance Co Ltd, said a press release....

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    Sahid becomes Republic Insurance CEO

    Business Desk | Updated at 10:18pm on April 19, 2018

    Sahid-ul-Hasan has joined as chief executive officer of Republic Insurance Company Limited (RICL), said a press release....

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    Muhit appointed StanChart Bangladesh FM head

    Business Desk | Updated at 11:04pm on March 31, 2018

    Muhit Rahman has recently been appointed as Standard Chartered Bank’s financial markets head, said a press release...

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    ONE Bank gives scholarships to poor but meritorious students

    Business Desk | Updated at 12:05am on March 05, 2018

    ONE Bank as part of its CSR activities distributed scholarships among the financially insecure but meritorious students of various educational institutions in Rajshahi, Sirajganj, Rangpur...

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    Luna becomes Janata Bank chairman

    Business Desk | Updated at 12:14am on March 02, 2018

    Luna Shamsuddoha joined Janata Bank Limited as chairman on February 28, said a press release...

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    bKash, MTB launch remittance service

    Business Desk | Updated at 12:05am on January 16, 2018

    Mobile financial service provider bKash Limited and Mutual Trust Bank on Monday launch an international remittances service enabling bKash customers to receive remittances directly into...

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    Square Pharma to build plant in Kenya

    Business Desk | Updated at 10:47pm on January 09, 2018

    Square Pharmaceuticals Kenya EPZ Ltd, a 100 per cent subsidiary of Square Pharmaceuticals Ltd Bangladesh, on Monday started the construction work of its state-of-the-art pharmaceutical...

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    NRB conclave held in Dhaka

    Business Desk | Updated at 10:48pm on December 30, 2017

    With the theme ‘Transforming Bangladesh through Knowledge Remittance’, the first ever Non Resident Bangladeshis conclave was held at Le Méridien in Dhaka on Saturday, said...

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    Chinese phone makers rapidly capturing Bangladesh market: report

    Business Desk | Updated at 11:58pm on December 24, 2017

    Mobile handset sales of Chinese brands in Bangladesh grew 125 per cent year-on-year capturing 29 per cent market share of the country in the third...