Staff Correspondent | Updated at 10:57pm on August 18, 2017
Meat traders on Friday urged the government to prevent free flow of cattle as well as import of packaged meat from India and give more importance to domestic production of cattle..
Staff Correspondent | Updated at 10:56pm on August 18, 2017
Agent banking in the country’s banking sector continues to gain popularity among the rural people as the clients are now allowed to keep deposit and withdraw the cash through the outlets operated by the agents without entering in the branches of banks...
Staff Correspondent | Updated at 10:48pm on August 18, 2017
Rice, vegetables, onion and garlic became dearer in the city’s kitchen markets over the week ending Friday due to a supply shortage as the current spate of floods disrupted the supply chain and damaged agricultural production across the country...
Staff Correspondent | Updated at 11:13pm on August 17, 2017
Dhaka stocks declined for the second trading session on Thursday as investors kept booking profits from bank shares after the recent surge in the prices of the financial scrips...
Staff Correspondent | Updated at 10:57pm on August 17, 2017
Newly elected chairman of Chittagong Stock Exchange AK Abdul Momen on Thursday said they would be able to find a strategic partner by December this year..
Staff Correspondent | Updated at 10:54pm on August 17, 2017
The Bangladesh Securities and Exchange Commission has extended to December 31, 2018 the suspension of a provision of the Margin Rules, 1999 that bars share transaction of the portfolios suffering from negative equity problem...
Staff Correspondent | Updated at 10:53pm on August 17, 2017
Bangladesh may face formidable challenges in moving to a higher growth path of 8 per cent-plus GDP and earn the status of a middle income country because of the stagnant private investment and weak institutional capacity to implement development projects, said International Chamber of Commerce, Bangladesh...
HM Murtuza | Updated at 10:52pm on August 17, 2017
Bangladesh Telecommunication Regulatory Commission has decided to impose Tk 17 crore penalty on mobile operator Banglalink for ‘breaching’ telecommunication rules by installing and using base transceiver station (BTS) sites near border areas without getting regulatory approval...
Staff Correspondent | Updated at 10:51pm on August 17, 2017
Four mobile operators had ‘illegally’ obtained rebate worth Tk 426.24 crore in value-added tax over the years, said officials of the Large Taxpayers Unit (VAT) of the National Board of Revenue on Thursday...
Staff Correspondent | Updated at 10:50pm on August 17, 2017
Bangladesh Bank on Thursday cut the interest rate of green transformation fund (GTF) for the export oriented textile and textile products and leather manufacturing industries with a view to encourage the businesspeople to use the refinance scheme...