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    Philips Q3 earnings rise on virus healthcare demand

    | Updated at 11:19pm on October 19, 2020

    Dutch firm Philips said on Monday that its third quarter net profit rose sharply as its health arm got a boost from demand driven by...

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    Alibaba takes over China hypermarket giant SunArt for $3.6b

    | Updated at 11:18pm on October 19, 2020

    China’s e-commerce behemoth Alibaba has bought a controlling $3.6 billion stake in SunArt which runs hundreds of hypermarkets on the mainland for French shopping giant...

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    One-third of RMG export out of benefit: BGMEA

    Moinul Haque | Updated at 11:41pm on October 18, 2020

    More than one third of Bangladesh’s total readymade garment export to China still remained out of the coverage of duty-free benefit despite the country granting...

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    Govt to revise guidelines on PTA, FTA

    Jasim Uddin | Updated at 10:17pm on October 17, 2020

    The government has taken an initiative to frame new policy guidelines on preferential and free trade agreements incorporating the changed global and domestic trade patterns...

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    Experts for single-digit cash-out charge

    Bangladesh Sangbad Sangstha. Dhaka | Updated at 08:08pm on October 17, 2020

    Experts have suggested mobile financial service MFS providers to cut cash-out charge down to a single-digit as high transaction cost is keeping marginal people as...

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    Bashundhara LP Gas rewards retailers

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 07:21pm on October 17, 2020

    Bashundhara LP Gas Ltd rewarded its retailers for their contribution to the supply chain as part of a special campaign introduced last year. Hundreds of...

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    Trump mulls higher stimulus offer as Mnuchin downplays deal

    Agence France-Presse . Washington | Updated at 10:54pm on October 16, 2020

    US lawmakers and the White House are unlikely to finalise a new stimulus plan before the November election, treasury secretary Steven Mnuchin said on Thursday,...

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    Hili traders not interested to import Indian onion thru waterways

    United News of Bangladesh . Hili | Updated at 10:52pm on October 16, 2020

    The recent condition imposed by India on exporting onion through waterways has irked traders at the Hili land port. Traders at the port said that...

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    Walton starts LED TV export to Greece

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 01:24am on October 16, 2020

    Walton is going to enter into the Greece market through dispatching the first consignment of its LED TV export that would be another milestone for...

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    BanglaCAT to hold heavy construction tool auction event

    Business Desk | Updated at 10:22pm on October 15, 2020

    Authorised dealer of Caterpillar Inc USA in Bangladesh Bangla Trac Limited will be organising an auction of earthmoving machines and heavy construction equipment under its...