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    UN agency warns of another bad year for airlines

    Agence France-Presse . Montreal | Updated at 10:37pm on January 16, 2021

    The UN aviation agency on Friday predicted ‘prolonged depressed demand’ for air travel and more financial woes for airlines, following a year of fewer flights...

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    Stocks gain for 7 weeks as some large cap cos soar

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 10:34pm on January 16, 2021

    Dhaka stocks in the past week soared for the seventh week as investors went for a buying binge, especially for some large capitalised companies’ shares...

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    Sanofi staff demand payment of dues, compensations

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 10:38pm on January 16, 2021

    The Sanofi Bangladesh Limited Workers-Employees Association on Saturday demanded payment of compensations and dues along with protection of their interests at the company. The association...

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    Dhaka WASA accredits 37 banks for bill collection

    Bangladesh Sangbad Sangstha . Dhaka | Updated at 10:34am on January 17, 2021

    Local Government Rural Development and Cooperatives minister Md Tajul Islam on Saturday awarded Bill Collection Award-2019-20 to 37 banks in recognition of their performance in...

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    Eastern Bank launches EBL INSTA BANKING

    Business Desk | Updated at 10:40pm on January 16, 2021

    Eastern Bank Limited launched its instant digital customer onboarding solution EBL INSTA BANKING on January 14, said a press release. The solution allows Bangladeshi customers...

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    Premier Bank launches six new Islami banking window services

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 01:37pm on January 16, 2021

    Premier Bank Limited has inaugurated its Shahriah Based Islami Banking window services — Premier Bank Tijarah at another six branches through virtual platform recently, said a press release issued on Saturday...

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    Fitch keeps Britain outlook negative

    AFP | Updated at 10:41pm on January 16, 2021

    Fitch ratings on Friday maintained Britain’s AA- debt rating and outlook at negative, but warned rising deficits, the coronavirus surge and its fraught trading relationship...

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    Videogame sales hit US high in 2020

    Agence France-Presse . San Francisco | Updated at 10:42pm on January 16, 2021

    Sales of video games, consoles and accessories hit a record high in the US last year as people hunkered down at home due to the...