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    Momin re-elected chair, Sattar vice-chair of Pravati Insurance Co

    Business Desk | Updated at 10:56pm on September 17, 2020

    Md Momin Ali has been re-elected chairman and Maruf Sattar Ali vice-chairman of the board of directors of Pravati Insurance Company Limited, said a press...

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    Bangladesh 79th in OBI: survey

    Business Desk | Updated at 10:54pm on September 17, 2020

    Bangladesh has ranked the 79th position, out of 117 countries, in the Open Budget Index (OBI) 2019, according to a global survey. Washington-based International Budget...

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    Visa launches security roadmap for Bangladesh

    Business Desk | Updated at 10:36pm on September 16, 2020

    Visa, a global payments technology company, has launched its ‘Future of Security Roadmap’ for Bangladesh, with a detailed plan to further strengthen payment security over...

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    Prime Bank partners with LBBW for 1st deal in ECA-covered FCTL for City Group

    Business Desk | Updated at 11:49pm on September 15, 2020

    Partnering with German and Swiss financial institutions, Prime Bank has made its maiden deal in ECA covered Foreign Currency Term Loan for Bangladeshi conglomerate City...

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    BEPZA’s contribution to national export rises to 19.27pc

    Business Desk | Updated at 11:47pm on September 15, 2020

    Bangladesh Export Processing Zones Authority’s contribution to national export has increased in the recently ended fiscal year 2019-20, said a press release. The operational enterprises...

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    Pubali Bank elects 4 new board of director members

    Business Desk | Updated at 10:45pm on September 12, 2020

    Four new members to the board of directors of Pubali Bank have been elected recently at the bank’s 37th annual general meeting as per the...

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    Project launched to support COVID-hit CMSME sector

    Business Desk | Updated at 11:01pm on September 11, 2020

    Dhaka University’s Innovation, Creativity and Entrepreneurship Centre and the United Nations Department Programme Bangladesh have launched a project titled ‘REVIVE’ to support the coronavirusaffected cottage,...

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    Shafiqul joins AB Bank as independent director

    Business Desk | Updated at 10:47pm on September 09, 2020

    Shafiqul Alam joined AB Bank as an independent director with effect from Monday, said a press release. Shafiqul is a banker with 40 years of...

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    Viber achieves higher activity growth 

    Business Desk | Updated at 10:59pm on September 04, 2020

    Rakuten Viber has recorded a 17-per cent increase in activations, a 21-per cent increase in sending of group messages and 25 per cent increase in...

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    RMG workers get Tk 289cr in salaries, allowances thru IBBL mCash

    Business Desk | Updated at 10:56pm on September 04, 2020

    Islami Bank Bangladesh Limited’s mobile banking service mCash transferred Tk 289 crore to workers of garments and export-oriented industries as part of the governmentannounced incentives...