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    ADB vows to work with Asia for recovery from COVID-19

    United News of Bangladesh . Dhaka | Updated at 10:55pm on September 18, 2020

    The Asian Development Bank has said it is committed to partnering with developing economies in Asia and the Pacific to achieve their recovery goals from...

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    165 trucks with Indian onions stranded in Satkhira border

    Our Correspondent . Satkhira | Updated at 10:54pm on September 18, 2020

    As many as 165 onion-laden trucks were waiting in Ghojadanga area in India to gain entry into Bangladesh through the Bhomra land port in Satkhira...

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    Govt embarks on tuna mission in Bay of Bengal    

    Shakhawat Hossain | Updated at 10:50pm on September 18, 2020

    Failing to woo the private sector, the government has taken a project to catch costly and migratory tuna fish as the country eyes to make...

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    Mutual funds suffer despite market surge

    Mostafizur Rahman | Updated at 10:49pm on September 18, 2020

    Investors have been reluctant to invest in mutual funds despite a bullish trend on the market in recent weeks as they lacked confidence in the...

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    Prices of onion, ginger, garlic soar

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 10:48pm on September 18, 2020

    The prices of onion, ginger and garlic went up on the city’s kitchen markets over the week ending Friday. Traders said that there was a...

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    No TikTok deal yet amid security concerns: Trump

    Agence France-Presse . Washington | Updated at 10:57pm on September 17, 2020

    US president Donald Trump said on Wednesday that he wasn’t ready to approve a deal for an American company to partner with Chinese-owned video app...

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    Momin re-elected chair, Sattar vice-chair of Pravati Insurance Co

    Business Desk | Updated at 10:56pm on September 17, 2020

    Md Momin Ali has been re-elected chairman and Maruf Sattar Ali vice-chairman of the board of directors of Pravati Insurance Company Limited, said a press...

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    Bangladesh 79th in OBI: survey

    Business Desk | Updated at 10:54pm on September 17, 2020

    Bangladesh has ranked the 79th position, out of 117 countries, in the Open Budget Index (OBI) 2019, according to a global survey. Washington-based International Budget...

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    BSEC to cancel directorship of 17 errant directors

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 10:53pm on September 17, 2020

    The Bangladesh Securities and Exchange Commission on Thursday decided to cancel the directorship of 17 directors of 10 listed companies for not holding a minimum...

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    Stocks fall marginally on profit taking

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 10:52pm on September 17, 2020

    Dhaka stocks dropped marginally on Thursday after a gain in the previous two sessions as investors went for profit taking while many others continued buying...