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    GP, BRAC to expand safe internet awareness among students

    Business Desk | Updated at 02:21am on September 29, 2017

    Grameenphone on Thursday announced that it was going to expand its campaign of raising awareness on safe internet usage with the partnership of BRAC, said...

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    JCI to recognise 10 young persons

    Business Desk | Updated at 11:07pm on September 27, 2017

    Junior Chamber International Bangladesh on Wednesday announced that it would recognise 10 young persons of the country for their achievements, said a news release...

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    HSBC arranges $46m loan for Viyellatex Spinning

    Business Desk | Updated at 10:03pm on August 27, 2017

    HSBC Bangladesh has arranged the country’s first private sector agreement with SERV, Switzerland’s Export Credit Agency, in a transaction securing finance of $46 million, said...

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    GPA receives batch 4 as batch 3 departs

    Business Desk | Updated at 10:42pm on August 09, 2017

    The Grameenphone Accelerator held a combined event on Wednesday at GP House for Demo Day for GPA Batch 3 in conjunction with the media launch...

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    Le Méridien Dhaka appoints Gavriel as GM

    Business Desk | Updated at 11:13pm on July 13, 2017

    Constantinos S Gavriel has recently been appointed as the new general manager of Le Méridien Dhaka, said a news release...

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    TBL receives Global Bottler of the Year 2016 award

    Business Desk | Updated at 11:12pm on July 13, 2017

    Transcom Beverages Limited, the franchisee of PepsiCo in Bangladesh, has been awarded the ‘Global Bottler of the Year’ for 2016 in recognition of its outstanding...

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    Bank Asia reelects Safwan, Nurul as vice-chair

    Business Desk | Updated at 10:40pm on July 08, 2017

    Mohd Safwan Choudhury and AM Nurul Islam Anu were re-elected vice-chairmen of Bank Asia at a meeting of the board of directors of the bank...

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    UK to maintain duty-free access for Bangladesh after Brexit

    Business Desk | Updated at 10:10pm on June 28, 2017

    Britain said it will maintain duty-free access to its markets once it has left the European Union for goods from nearly 50 developing countries including...

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    Shahidul becomes SJIBL AMD

    Business Desk | Updated at 11:08pm on June 22, 2017

    M Shahidul Islam joined Shahjalal Islami Bank as additional managing director on Tuesday, said a news release....

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    Peoples Insurance gets new chair, vice-chair

    Business Desk | Updated at 11:39pm on June 12, 2017

    Shahjada Mahamud Chowdhury and Jafar Ahmed Patwari were elected chairman and vice-chairman of Peoples Insurance Company Limited respectively, said a news release...