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    Sales of electric cars charge ahead in Europe

    Agence France-Presse . Paris | Updated at 10:26pm on July 23, 2021

    Electric cars — key to reducing emissions and meeting climate change goals — have boosted their market share in Europe, data showed on Friday, as...

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    Tesla mints nickel deal with Aussie mining giant

    Agence France-Presse . Sydney | Updated at 10:22pm on July 23, 2021

    Anglo-Australian mining firm BHP said on Thursday that it had reached a deal to provide Tesla with supplies of nickel — a metal vital in...

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    Hacked US tech firm secures tool to restore services

    Agence France-Presse | Updated at 10:12pm on July 23, 2021

    A US tech firm hit by a massive ransomware attack said that it had obtained a decryption tool that allows it to unlock networks for...

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    India’s lunchbox men battle food delivery start-ups

    Agence France-Presse . Mumbai | Updated at 10:58am on July 23, 2021

    After the pandemic shut offices and put Mumbai’s renowned lunchbox deliverymen out of work, the 130-year-old ‘dabbawala’ network has tied up with a trendy restaurant...

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    South Africa tourism on edge with double impact of virus, riots

    Agence France-Presse . Cape Town | Updated at 10:19pm on July 19, 2021

    Graced with rolling vineyards, bountiful big game, the iconic Table Mountain, endless sandy beaches and vast cultural riches, South Africa would have expected to cash...

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    Dhaka Regency offers Eid specials

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 06:55pm on July 19, 2021

    Dhaka Regency Hotel and Resort comes up with Eid-ul-Azha offer of staycation package at Tk 11,111, with set breakfast, lunch and dinner, and Tk 6,666,...

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    Universal College Bangladesh hosts pre-launch ceremony of new campus

    Staff Correspondent  | Updated at 03:34pm on July 19, 2021

    Universal College Bangladesh, exclusive partner of Monash College Australia and an international educational provider approved by the Ministry of Education, organised a pre-launch event for...

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    Shwapno opens outlet at Bhairab

    Staff Correspondent  | Updated at 02:49pm on July 19, 2021

    Retail shop chain ‘Shwapno’ opened its new outlet in front of the RAB office on Kishoreganj Road at Bhairab ​​bus stand in Kishoreganj district at...

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    Spain inches ahead with pension reform

    Agence France-Presse . Madrid | Updated at 10:48pm on July 18, 2021

    Spain will pay workers to postpone retirement as part of a pensions reform strategy that analysts warn does not go far enough to cut a...

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    Shamsul appointed MD of NHFIL

    Business Desk | Updated at 10:25pm on July 17, 2021

    Mohammad Shamsul Islam has been appointed the managing director of National Housing Finance and Investments Limited for three years with effect from July 16, said...