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Wal-Mart, General Mills and Popeyes climb; Kraft Heinz falls

Stocks that moved substantially or traded heavily Tuesday: Kraft Heinz Co., down $1.78 to $94.87 The food giant said it “amicably” withdrew an offer to buy Unilever for $143... More

Kraft Heinz drops Unilever takeover bid

Kraft Heinz has said it has dropped its plan to buy Anglo-Dutch rival Unilever. Marmite-maker Unilever rejected the US food giant’s bid on Friday, saying it saw “no merit,... More

IMF agrees for $5 bn loan to Mongolia

The International Monetary Fund said Sunday that it and other partners have agreed on terms for a more... More

Stakeholders upset over delay in implementing BBIN’s MVA deal

Bangladesh, Bhutan, India and Nepal (BBIN) Motor Vehicle Agreement (MVA) could not yet be implemented although nearly one... More

Bangladesh exports 729 items abroad: Tofail

Commerce Minister Tofail Ahmed on Wednesday told the house that Bangladesh exports a total of 729 items to... More

Rice price spike in Khulna markets stings buyers

Rice prices have marked a sharp rise in the district due to a fall in import and the... More

Consumer panel rejects overcharging plea against Ola, Uber

The apex consumer commission Thursday dismissed a petition seeking a refund of over Rs. 9,200 crores as excess... More

Mobile operators invested 48,000cr in 7 years

The telecom operators have invested Tk 48,000 crore in the country from 2009 to 2016 thanks to the... More

New Nasdaq record on mixed day for US stocks as oil rebounds

Asian shares mostly advanced Thursday after further gains on Wall Street that pushed the Nasdaq composite to a... More

Traders sell imported fish in the name of local hilsa

Burmese (Myanmar) hilsa flooded the markets in the capital and other parts of the country as a section... More

Apple beats Xiaomi in China, Oppo leads

Shipping 44.9 million iPhones to China, Apple has beaten Xiaomi, touted as the ‘Apple’ of China that shipped... More

bKash offers 10% cash back in ‘Ekushey Book Fair’

bKash customers who plan to purchase books at the month long ‘Amar Ekushey Grontho Mela 2017’ will get... More

Facebook beats Street 4Q earnings, revenue forecasts

Facebook blew past Wall Street’s expectations yet again with its quarterly earnings report, despite some concerns that its... More

Asian stocks fall, taking cue from Wall Street on travel ban

Asian shares slipped Tuesday, tracking a decline on Wall Street set off by jitters over President Donald Trump’s... More

Stocks continue to slide as major sectors dip

Both the Stock markets were down further on Monday with all the indexes sliding down as most of... More

Monetary policy to remain unchanged

The central bank announced on Sunday the monetary policy in the second half of the current fiscal year,... More

Tofail urges India to remove trade barriers

Commerce Minister Tofail Ahmed today urged India to take steps so that tariff and non-tariff barriers cannot hinder... More

Dhaka Stock Exchange, Chittagong Stocks Exchange witnessing gain

Trading on the country’s two bourses–Dhaka Stock Exchange (DSE) and Chittagong Stocks Exchange (CSE) — is underway with... More

FSIBL signs arrangement with Xpress Money Services

First Security Islami Bank Limited (FSIBL) has signed ‘Remittance Drawing Arrangement’ with Xpress Money Services Limited on Monday... More

Samsung says Q4 profits up 50% despite Note7 recall

Samsung Electronics on Tuesday said fourth-quarter operating profit jumped 50 per cent to its highest in over three... More

Asian shares mixed after Trump inauguration, dollar weakens

Japanese stocks tumbled while Chinese markets gained Monday after Donald Trump took office as U.S. president and promised... More

US stocks rise, dollar falls as Trump era begins

US stocks rose and the dollar fell Friday as Donald Trump was officially sworn in as the president... More

Bank Asia celebrates Agent Banking Day

Bank Asia celebrated its Agent Banking Day on Tuesday marking the 3rd anniversary of agent banking services in... More

Dhaka Stock Exchange, Chittagong Stock Exchange down at opening

Share price indices at the country’s both bourses — Dhaka Stock Exchange (DSE) and Chittagong Stock Exchange (CSE)... More

Bangladesh gives tax holiday, security in energy sector: Nasrul

State Minister for Power, Energy and Mineral Resources Nasrul Hamid today said Bangladesh government is giving tax holiday,... More

Commerce Minister Tofail Ahmed says over 10,000 commodities to get duty-free access under APTA

Commerce Minister Tofail Ahmed today said 10,677 commodities would get duty-free access instead of the existing 4,648 items... More