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    Neil joins JTI in Bangladesh as MD

    Business Desk | Updated at 10:35pm on February 25, 2020

    Neil Coupland has been appointed managing director of Japan Tobacco International in Bangladesh, said a press release. In a career spanning nearly three decades in...

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    StanChart commits $75b towards SDGs

    Business Desk | Updated at 11:10pm on February 23, 2020

    Standard Chartered on Sunday announced that it committed $75 billion worth of project financing services towards Sustainable Development Goals, said a press release. The bank...

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    Pakistan stays on FATF terrorism financing ‘grey list’

    Business Desk | Updated at 10:50pm on February 22, 2020

    The Financial Action Task Force, a global money-laundering and terror financing watchdog, on Friday gave Pakistan until June 2020 to improve its anti-terrorism financing measures,...

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    Singer offers free AC cleaning service

    Business Desk | Updated at 10:26pm on February 19, 2020

    Consumer electronics and home appliances company Singer is offering ‘Free AC Cleaning Service’ as part of its continuous effort to serve its customers, said a...

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    Indian cos to offer lowest salary hike in a decade

    Business Desk | Updated at 10:18pm on February 18, 2020

    India Inc will offer an average pay hike of 9.1 per cent to their employees in 2020, lowest in a decade, as companies tighten their...

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    Three Indian mobile companies pay Rs 14,690cr in dues to government

    Business Desk | Updated at 12:46am on February 18, 2020

    Three Indian mobile companies on Monday paid a total of Rs 14,690 crore as part payment of their annual Adjusted Gross Revenue dues to the...

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    Asif becomes MTB AMD, GCRO

    Business Desk | Updated at 12:33am on February 18, 2020

    Chowdhury Akhtar Asif has recently been appointed the additional managing director and group chief risk officer of Mutual Trust Bank Limited, said a press release....

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    Japan may lose $1.29b in tourism revenue due to virus

    Business Desk | Updated at 12:24am on February 17, 2020

    Japan could lose $1.29 billion in tourism revenue in the January-March period due to international flight restrictions stemming from the new coronavirus outbreak, according to...

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    Nurullah becomes City Bank DMD

    Business Desk | Updated at 10:43pm on February 15, 2020

    Nurullah Chaudhury has been appointed the deputy managing director of City Bank recently, said a press release. Prior to the appointment, he served the bank...

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    BRAC Bank gets ISO certification for security ops management

    Business Desk | Updated at 11:50pm on February 13, 2020

    BRAC Bank has become the first ever Bangladeshi bank to have achieved the ISO certification for its standard of management of security operations, said a...