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    Govt to review construction and wood sector workers’ wages

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 09:37pm on August 04, 2020

    The government has formed a wage board to review the minimum wages for the workers in the country’s construction and wood sector after eight years...

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    Deposit in NBFIs shrinks 5.33pc in 2019 amid clients’ distrust

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 09:35pm on August 04, 2020

    Deposit in non-bank financial institutions dropped by 5.33 per cent or Tk 2,428 crore in the year 2019 due to fund withdrawal pressure amid growing...

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    Bangladesh export earnings rebound to record $3.91b in July

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 09:33pm on August 04, 2020

    Bangladesh’s exports in July this year fetched $3.91 billion, the highest-ever earnings in a single month in the country’s history, due to an increased shipment...

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    Day to declare final squad in Oct

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 09:14pm on August 04, 2020

    Bashundhara Kings’ decision to withhold three of its players’ participation in the national team’s camp has forced Bangladesh coach Jamie Day to push back the...

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    Chattogram doctor dies of COVID-19

    Staff Correspondent . Chattogram | Updated at 07:30pm on August 04, 2020

    A teacher of Chattogram Medical College and Hospital died of COVID-19 while undergoing treatment at the hospital on Monday night. Deceased Nazrul Islam Chowdhury Taslim,...

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    PM phones slain ex-army major Rashed’s mother, assures justice

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 06:31pm on August 04, 2020

    Prime minister Sheikh Hasina on Tuesday phoned the mother of retired Bangladesh Army major Sinha Mohammad Rashed Khan Adnan, who was killed in police firing...

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    WC winning coach Kirsten to hold special session with Tigers

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 06:12pm on August 04, 2020

    Former South Africa batsman and World Cup winning coach of India Gary Kirsten will share his cricketing insights with the Tigers in a special online...

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    ACC sues Papia, husband for illegal wealth

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 05:46pm on August 04, 2020

    The Anti-Corruption Commission on Tuesday filed a case against Juba Mahila League’s suspended leader Shamima Nur Papia and her husband Mofizur Rahman Sumon on the...

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    Bangladesh protests against FICA allegations

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 03:39pm on August 04, 2020

    Bangladesh Cricket Board strongly protested the allegations made against them by the Federation of International Cricketers Association (FICA) in their latest Men's Global Empowerment Report...

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    COVID-19 infection rate spikes since Eid holidays begin

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 02:48pm on August 04, 2020

    COVID-19 infection rate soared to 24.64 per cent in Bangladesh in the past five days since the three-day Eid holiday began on July 31, including...