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    Ziauddin joins Janata Bank as director

    Business Desk | Updated at 10:52pm on February 06, 2020

    Ziauddin Ahmed has joined as director of Janata Bank, said a press release. Prior to the joining, he served an as additional secretary at the...

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    India traders seek rollback of onion export ban

    Business Desk | Updated at 10:46pm on February 06, 2020

    Onion exports from China have taken a hit due to the coronavirus outbreak, and Nashik traders in Maharashtra want to cash in on the global...

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    Mahmoodun appointed EBL DMD

    Business Desk | Updated at 11:50pm on February 05, 2020

    Mahmoodun Nabi Chowdhury has been appointed as the deputy managing director and chief risk officer of Eastern Bank Ltd, said a press release. Mahmoodun started...

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    Anis becomes SAPL independent director

    Business Desk | Updated at 11:48pm on February 05, 2020

    The board of directors of Summit Alliance Port Limited (SAPL), a publicly listed company, in a recent meeting appointed Anis A Khan as the independent...

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    Bkash offers 10pc cashback on payment at Ekushey Book Fair 2020

    Business Desk | Updated at 10:17pm on February 04, 2020

    Bkash is offering 10 per cent instant cashback to the customers on payment for purchasing books at the month-long Ekushey Book Fair 2020 being held...

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    Bhutan to slap levy on tourists from Bangladesh, India

    Business Desk | Updated at 10:02pm on February 04, 2020

    Bhutan’s lower house of parliament on Monday passed a legislation introducing a ‘sustainable development fee’ of $16.85 (1,200 ngultrums) per day for visitors from Bangladesh,...

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    Arefin becomes NCC bank DMD

    Business Desk | Updated at 11:22pm on February 03, 2020

    M Shamsul Arefin has recently been promoted to the post of deputy managing director of NCC Bank Ltd, said a press release. Prior to the...

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    India manufacturing activity hits eight-year high in January

    Business Desk | Updated at 11:21pm on February 03, 2020

    Having turned a corner in December, India’s beleaguered manufacturing sector hit a near eight-year high in January, according to a private survey on Monday, reports...

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    Chinese stocks lose $445b in crash as viral panic infects markets

    Business Desk | Updated at 11:20pm on February 03, 2020

    Chinese stocks collapsed Monday with Shanghai’s index posting its biggest single-day drop since 2015 — and hundreds of firms plunging the maximum 10 per cent...

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    Afser elected DBCCI president, Mamun gen secy

    Business Desk | Updated at 11:53pm on February 02, 2020

    Md Anwar Shawkat Afser has been elected president of the DutchBangla Chamber of Commerce and Industry (DBCCI) for the term of 2020-22, said a press...