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    Businesses seek policy to stay competitive globally

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 10:22pm on September 29, 2020

    Experts and business leaders on Tuesday urged the government to devise a sector-specific policy framework for the leather sector for it to remain competitive on...

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    KICD blames customs intel for impeding trade activities

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 10:24pm on September 29, 2020

    Kamalapur Inland Container Depot (ICD) Customs House of the National Board of Revenue blamed the Customs Intelligence and Investigation Directorate (CIID) for creating hindrances to...

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    Experts for remedial steps against financial crimes

    Bangladeh Sangbad Sangstha . Dhaka | Updated at 10:30pm on September 29, 2020

    The economic downturn, triggered by the ongoing COVID-19 outbreak, has created a hole through which money launderers and fraudsters seek to amass huge sums of...

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    Dhaka stocks drop on profit taking

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 10:25pm on September 29, 2020

    Dhaka stocks dropped on Tuesday after a gain in the previous session as a section of investors went for selling shares to book profits. DSEX,...

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    BSEC revises margin loan rules again

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 10:32pm on September 29, 2020

    The Bangladesh Securities and Exchange Commission has revised the brokerage houses margin loan limit for clients, lowering the maximum limit of such loans set a...

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    Google clamps down on apps dodging Play Store 30pc cut

    Agence France-Presse . San Francisco | Updated at 10:36pm on September 29, 2020

    Google said on Monday that it planned to start enforcing a rule requiring Android apps in its Play store to use its payment system, which...

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    Mahbubul elected AIBL audit committee chairman

    Business Desk | Updated at 10:36pm on September 29, 2020

    Mahbubul Alam has been elected chairman of the audit committee of Al-Arafah Islami Bank Ltd, said a press release. He was elected at the bank’s...

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    Mercantile Bank opens 20 new agent banking outlets

    Business Desk | Updated at 10:35pm on September 29, 2020

    Mercantile Bank has launched twenty new agent banking outlets across the country to provide basic banking services to the unbanked population of the country, said...

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    Evaly top brass can now operate bank accounts

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 10:34pm on September 29, 2020

    The Bangladesh Bank has not extended the tenure of restriction placed on bank accounts of the top brass of e-commerce platform Evaly. On August 27,...

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    Walton becomes most valuable local company

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 05:47pm on September 29, 2020

    Walton Hi-Tech Industries, which made its stock market debut last week, became the most valuable Bangladeshi company in the country on Tuesday.Shares in the company...