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    BEPZA seeks more Japan investment

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 12:07am on November 25, 2020

    Bangladesh Export Processing Zones Authority has sought assistance of the Japan embassy and the Japan External Trade Organisation to attract more Japanese investment in the...

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    More investments for job creation needed: experts

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 10:21pm on November 11, 2020

    Experts and policymakers on Wednesday stressed more investments for job and income creation activities for new poor and returnee migrants and special attention to overseas...

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    NBR relaxes inter-factory raw material transfer rules

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 10:42pm on November 10, 2020

    The National Board of Revenue has eased rules on the transfer of raw materials between factories of a manufacturing company to facilitate trade and investment...

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    DCCI seeks Vietnamese investment

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 11:16pm on November 04, 2020

    Vietnamese ambassador to Bangladesh Pham Viet Chien called on Dhaka Chamber of Commerce and Industry president of Shams Mahmud on Tuesday. During the meeting, DCCI...

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    ACC collects names

    Ahammad Foyez | Updated at 12:10am on November 02, 2020

    The Anti-Corruption Commission has taken an initiative to collect the names of those people who have obtained foreign citizenship by making investments abroad. As part...

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    COVID-19 outbreak to drag down FDI by 40 per cent: UNCTAD

    Agence France-Presse . Geneva | Updated at 11:06pm on October 27, 2020

    The coronavirus crisis is expected to drag foreign direct investment down by up to 40 per cent this year, with a recovery not expected until...

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    Araihazar EZ to attract huge Japanese investments: Japanese envoy

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 10:48pm on October 21, 2020

    The country’s business environment has been suffering from challenges related to taxation, customs clearance and foreign remittance, said Japanese ambassador Naoki Ito. Despite the challenges,...

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    Bangladesh Bank lowers risk weights against banks’ investments

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 11:45pm on October 18, 2020

    The Bangladesh Bank on Sunday relaxed its guidelines on risk-based capital adequacy for the banks’ investments in venture capital fund, lowering the risk weight against...

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    Summit Technopolis to get $5m investment

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 01:11am on October 06, 2020

    SydneySun with technology-partner Dahua of China will be investing $ 5 million at Summit Technopolis to build and operate a video surveillance assembling and manufacturing plant...

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    Inadequate infra, corruption still hinder inflow: US report

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 11:24pm on October 02, 2020

    Inadequate infrastructure, limited financing instruments, bureaucratic delays, lax enforcement of labour laws, and corruption continue to hinder foreign direct investment in Bangladesh, according to...