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    BRAC Bank, BASIS launch Digonto package to support BASIS members

    Business Desk | Updated at 10:19pm on September 20, 2020

    BRAC Bank and the Bangladesh Association of Software and Information Services have launched a special financial package called Digonto to extend support to BASIS members,...

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    Walton says demand for its ACs rising globally

    Business Desk | Updated at 10:20pm on September 20, 2020

    Bangladeshi electronics brand Walton is registering remarkable success in expanding the export market of its locally produced inverter technology’s air conditioner, said a press release...

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    HSBC launches dual currency debit card

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 11:34pm on September 20, 2020

    The Hongkong and Shanghai Banking Corporation in Bangladesh has launched dual currency transaction feature on the HSBC Debit Card recently to facilitate overseas transactions for...

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    Govt decides to withdraw 5pc customs duty on onion

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 05:54pm on September 20, 2020

    The Bangladesh government has decided to withdraw 5 per cent customs duty on import of onion to encourage importers to import the product from alternative markers as India put a ban on onion export. ..

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    No listed co holds EGM after factory closure

    Mostafizur Rahman | Updated at 11:16pm on September 19, 2020

    No listed company has held extra ordinary meetings within one month of shutting down production since the inception of Bangladesh Securities and Exchange Commission rules...

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    Airtel begins new thematic campaign

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 12:23am on September 21, 2020

    Airtel has come up with a unique campaign with a slogan ‘Bondhu thakle sob possible’ meaning friendship makes everything possible. Airtel has launched a brand...

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    India again puts onion export on hold

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 11:42pm on September 20, 2020

    Indian authorities on Sunday once again stopped releasing onion to Bangladesh for the decision from the central government was still pending, importers said. Importers also...

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    US stopgap bill to stall shutdown held up over farm funding

    United News of Bangladesh/AP . Washington | Updated at 11:27pm on September 19, 2020

    Efforts to fashion a temporary spending bill needed to avert a US government shutdown at the end of the month ran aground on Friday amid...

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    US Fed official warns against inflation ‘ghost stories’

    AFP | Updated at 11:26pm on September 19, 2020

    The Federal Reserve has been too cautious in its recent policy shift allowing higher prices to boost employment, one US central banker said Friday, warning...

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    NBR chief gets Integrity Award

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 11:25pm on September 19, 2020

    National Board of Revenue chairman Abu Hena Md Rahmatul Muneem, also the Internal Resources Division senior secretary, has received the Integrity Award 2019‑2020 in recognition...