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    NBR enforces IPR rules for import, export goods

    Jasim Uddin | Updated at 12:00am on November 22, 2019

    The National Board of Revenue has enforced the intellectual property rights rules for import and export goods to prevent entry and outflow of goods that...

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    Salt prices stable

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 01:06am on November 21, 2019

    The prices of salt remained stable across the country on Wednesday following a sudden hike due to rumourdriven panicbuying on Tuesday while onions were still...

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    India tightens rules on loan default disclosure for public firms

    Reuters . Mumbai/ Bengaluru | Updated at 12:00am on November 21, 2019

    India’s publicly listed firms must disclose any failure to repay loans within 24 hours in cases where 30 days had passed since the default, its...

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    China trims new benchmark lending rate again

    Reuters . Shanghai | Updated at 12:00am on November 21, 2019

    China lowered its lending benchmark rate on Wednesday, as widely expected, to reduce company funding costs and shore up an economy hurt by slowing demand...

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    PH students turn dog poo into bricks

    Reuters . Manila | Updated at 12:00am on November 21, 2019

    A group of secondary school students in the Philippines has found a way to convert poo from stray dogs into a mixture for bricks, aiming...

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    Japan’s exports post worst fall in 3yrs as shipments to US, China drop

    Reuters . Tokyo | Updated at 12:00am on November 21, 2019

    Japan’s exports tumbled at their quickest pace in three years in October, threatening to tip the tradereliant economy into recession as weakening demand from United...

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    REHAB praises home loan limit hike decision

    Bangladesh Sangbad Sangstha . Dhaka | Updated at 12:00am on November 21, 2019

    Real Estate and Housing Association of Bangladesh (REHAB) thanked prime minister Sheikh Hasina, the finance minister and the Bangladesh Bank governor for raising the home...

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    India body may reject $12b package to help utilities cut pollution

    Reuters . New Delhi | Updated at 12:00am on November 21, 2019

    India’s Finance Commission had told the power ministry that its proposal to award utilities 835 billion rupees ($11.6 billion) in incentives to install equipment to...

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    Beijing tariff demands may expand US-China ‘phase one’ trade deal

    Reuters . Washington | Updated at 12:00am on November 21, 2019

    A ‘phase one’ trade deal between the United States and China was supposed to be a limited agreement that would allow leaders from both countries...

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    Bangladesh among top 4 countries in digital economy growth

    BSS | Updated at 12:00am on November 21, 2019

    Bangladesh has ranked as one of the top four countries in terms of ‘improvement and remarkable growth’ in digital economy in the last four years,...