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    43 more goods come under mandatory BSTI mark

    Jasim Uddin | Updated at 03:46am on February 05, 2021

    THE government has made mandatory the use of standard mark of the Bangladesh Standards and Testing Institution on the level of 43 more products to ensure availability of...

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    Bangladesh Bank transfers ED amid bribery allegations

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 03:36am on February 05, 2021

    THE Bangladesh Bank on Thursday removed its executive director Md Shah Alam from the charge of two departments following allegations of taking bribes. The central bank made the decision following a confessional statement given...

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    BGMEA working to find reform measures

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 12:23am on February 04, 2021

    The Bangladesh Garment Manufacturers and Exporters Association has initiated a technical exercise to assess the current exit or insolvency regime and practices to identify necessary...

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    67pc released to farmers in 8.5 months

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 12:21am on February 04, 2021

    The implementation of a Tk 5,000-crore special refinance scheme for the country’s agricultural sector has reached 67 per cent in eight and a half months of its launch. The package was launched on April 13 with...

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    Inflation drops to 5.02pc in January

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 12:18am on February 04, 2021

    The overall point-to-point inflation dropped to 5.02 per cent in January due mainly to the easing of both food and non-food inflation in the month, according to the Bangladesh Bureau of Statistics...

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    Stocks snap 3-day losing streak

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 12:16am on February 04, 2021

    Dhaka stocks snapped a three-day losing streak on Wednesday, riding on a few companies as a section of investors went for buying shares of the large capitalised companies while most others...

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    BRAC’s Tk 1,350cr coupon bond approved

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 12:14am on February 04, 2021

    The Bangladesh Securities and Exchange Commission on Wednesday allowed BRAC, a non-government microfinancing organisation, to float non-convertible zero coupon bond worth Tk 1,350 crore...

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    Eurozone inflation jumps into positive territory

    Agence France-Presse . Brussels | Updated at 12:11am on February 04, 2021

    Eurozone consumer prices made a huge leap in January, official data showed Wednesday, but experts warned the rise was due to one-off changes and that underlying inflation is still...

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    Aminul joins MTB as group CFO

    | Updated at 12:03am on February 04, 2021

    Mutual Trust Bank Limited has appointed Mohammad Aminul Haque as group chief financial officer. Prior to joining MTB, Aminul was CFO of Trust Bank Limited. He also served...

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    Tarikul joins Evaly as COO

    | Updated at 12:01am on February 04, 2021

    HM Tarikul Kamrul has recently joined Evaly.com Limited as chief operating officer, said a press release. Tarikul has 17 years of working experience at multinational companies and...