Trade & Commerce

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    Hatil opens store in Jammu

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 01:30am on June 16, 2020

    Hatil, a leading global furniture brand, opened its twenty-third exclusive showroom in Jammu, India on Sunday, said a press release. The inauguration of Jammu showroom...

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    Fahim nominated vice-president of SAARC chamber

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 10:59pm on June 15, 2020

    Federation of Bangladesh Chambers of Commerce and Industry president Sheikh Fazle Fahim has been nominated as the vice-president of SAARC Chamber of Commerce and Industry...

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    EAB seeks continuation of export tax at 0.25pc for five years

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 10:47pm on June 15, 2020

    Exporters Association of Bangladesh has demanded continuation of source tax on export at the rate of 0.25 per cent for next five years. The government...

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    SBMA seeks halt to duty-free steel building finished product import

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 10:35pm on June 14, 2020

    The Steel Building Manufacturers Association of Bangladesh on Sunday demanded the withdrawal of the existing facilities of importing duty-free steel building finished products by foreign...

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    FICCI opposes allowing legalisation of undisclosed money in budget

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 10:09pm on June 13, 2020

    The Foreign Investors Chamber of Commerce and Industry has expressed concern over the opportunity given to legalise undisclosed money in the proposed national budget for...

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    BCI says govt’s deficit financing to affect pvt sector, BTMA seeks cut in export tax

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 09:55pm on June 13, 2020

    The Bangladesh Chamber of Industries sees a lack of proper outline in the proposed budget for the next fiscal year to overcome the ongoing economic...

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    Pandemic to make budget implementation difficult: ICAB

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 09:52pm on June 13, 2020

    The implementation of the proposed budget would be difficult given the adverse impacts of the pandemic on export and import, private sector investment and consumer...

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    Australian cos urged to invest in Bangladesh

    United News of Bangladesh . Dhaka | Updated at 06:08pm on June 12, 2020

    Foreign minister AK Abdul Momen has urged Australian companies to invest in Bangladesh taking the advantage of ‘attractive and investment-friendly’ environment in the country...

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    US-China trade deal ‘impacted’ by coronavirus

    Agence France-Presse . Beijing | Updated at 11:18pm on June 11, 2020

    Bejing and Washington need to resume strategic communications, a senior Chinese government advisor said Thursday, noting relations were ‘very unsatisfactory’ and that the coronavirus had...

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    Shrimp industry seeks special financial aid

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 09:49pm on June 09, 2020

    The country’s shrimp industry leaders have demanded a special financial package and duty exemption on imported aqua inputs to salvage the industry from the crisis...