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    ISPAB’s allegations about Info Sarker project baseless: BCC

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 10:01pm on August 27, 2017

    The Bangladesh Computer Council on Sunday protested the allegations made by the Internet Service Providers Association of Bangladesh, stating that the allegations regarding the third...

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    Farm loan release rises by 49pc in July

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 09:58pm on August 27, 2017

    Farm loan disbursement posted a 49.05-per cent growth in July, the first month of this fiscal year (2017-18), compared with that in the same month...

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    Another deal inked to buy solar power at high price

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 09:55pm on August 27, 2017

    The government continues signing power purchase agreement with private companies to buy expensive electricity from solar parks as it signed a contract on Sunday for...

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    Dhaka urges Delhi to recognise BSTI certificate for 14 more items

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 09:01pm on August 27, 2017

    Bangladesh has asked India for recognising standard certificates issued by Bangladesh Standards and Testing Institution for 14 more products for export to the country and...

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    Hilsa gets GI registration officially

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 10:26pm on August 24, 2017

    Hilsa, the national fish of Bangladesh, on Thursday got official registration as a geographical indication product of the country, second one after Jamdani...

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    ADP spending only at 0.58pc in July

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 10:53pm on August 23, 2017

    Progress in implementation of the annual development programme remained on the lower track in the first month of the current fiscal year as 21 ministries...

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    24 more items in queue to get GI registration

    Jasim Uddin | Updated at 10:41pm on August 23, 2017

    Some 24 products are in the queue for getting geographical indication certificates to be identified as products of Bangladesh after Jamdani and Hilsa, officials of...

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    BBS sparkles amid BSEC probe into BBS Cables’ unusual price hike

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 10:52pm on August 22, 2017

    The Bangladesh Securities and Exchange Commission on Tuesday formed an inquiry committee to look into the unusual price hike of the shares of newly listed...

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    Indo-Bangla jt group of customs meeting begins in Dhaka today

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 10:50pm on August 22, 2017

    A two-day joint group of customs meeting between Bangladesh and India starts today in Dhaka aiming to improve climate of border trade and infrastructure at...

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    Govt wants to make jute packaging must for cement

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 10:17pm on August 22, 2017

    The textiles and jute ministry has taken a move to make the use of jute bag compulsory in packaging cement under the mandatory jute packaging...