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Stock market showing positive trend

Trading on the country’s two bourses is underway with upward trend of share-price indices in early hours of trading on Monday, the second trading session of the week. DSEX,... More

China economy grows 6.7% in 2016

China’s economy grew 6.7 percent year on year in 2016, the slowest pace of growth in 26 years but still within the government’s target range set for the year,... More

Bourses see fall at opening

Both the bourses– Dhaka Stock Exchange (DSE) and Chittagong Stock Exchange (CSE)– have been witnessing the downward trend... More

Bangladesh beats India and Pakistan in inclusive development

According to the latest report revealed by World Economic Forum (WEF) on the Inclusive Development Index (IDI), Bangladesh... More

Dhaka Stock Exchange, Chittagong Stock Exchange open optimistic

The prices of the most of shares on both Dhaka Stock Exchange (DSE) and Chittagong Stock Exchange (CSE)... More

Finance Minister Abul Maal Abdul Muhith says GDP to reach 8 percent in 2 years

Finance Minister Abul Maal Abdul Muhith on Saturday expressing hope said that Bangladesh would attain 8.0 percent GDP... More

Bangladesh Bank to meet economists before making Monetary Policy

Bangladesh Bank (BB) will hold a consultation meeting with economists on January 15 before announcing half-yearly Monetary Policy... More

World Bank forecasts 6.8pc growth for FY17

The country’s economy will grow by 6.8 percent in the current 2016-17 financial year (FY17) when the growth... More

Both DSE, CSE open optimistic

The prices of the most of shares on both DSE and CSE saw upward trend in early hour... More

Asian stocks mostly lower, tracking Wall Street losses

Shares mostly fell in Asia on Tuesday, tracking losses on Wall Street apart from the Nasdaq composite index’s... More

Both DSE, CSE up at opening

Both the bourses –the Dhaka Stock Exchange (DSE) and the Chittagong Stock Exchange (CSE) — witnessed positive trend... More

India imposes anti-dumping tax on jute from Bangladesh and Nepal

The government of India has imposed anti-dumping duty on jute imported from Nepal and Bangladesh as these imports... More

BEZA clears four more private Economic Zones

Bangladesh Economic Zone Authority (BEZA) today approved four private Economic Zones (EZ). The approval was given at the... More

Stocks see mixed trend in early hrs

Stock prices witnessed mixed trend in early hour of trading on Wednesday as some risk-averse investors booked profit... More

Finance Minister AMA Muhith hints at oil price cuts in January

Finance Minister AMA Muhith on Wednesday hinted that local fuel prices may decline in January in line with... More

Asian stocks lower in light trading after Christmas

Stock markets in Japan and China declined Monday in light trading after Christmas with most other Asian markets... More

Dhaka Stock Exchange, Chittagong Stock Exchange open optimistic

The prices of the most of shares on both DSE and CSE saw upward trend in early hour... More

Government to continue support for flourishing private sector: Sheikh Hasina

Prime Minister Sheikh Hasina on Wednesday describing private sector as the ‘driving force’ of the economy and assured... More

20 percent discount offered for Standard Chartered Bank clients at Lotus Etang

Lotus Etang, the latest Pan Asian Cuisine Restaurant in city will offer 20% discount for the credit and... More

Asian shares slip as US-China drone row drags on sentiment

Most Asian stock benchmarks lost ground Monday as investors fretted over the potential political and economic fallout from... More

FDI rises despite setbacks

The flow of Foreign Direct Investment (FDI) into Bangladesh posted a promising 7.78 percent growth in the first... More

Asian stocks mixed ahead of Fed rates decision; oil soars

Asian markets were mixed Monday ahead of a Federal Reserve meeting that is widely expected to raise U.S.... More

Beximco Petroleum appoints Bitopi Leo as Creative Agency

Beximco Petroleum Limited has selected Bitopi Leo Burnet as their creative agency as they planned to launch its... More

Bankers’ efficiency must for farmers-friendly financing

Bankers efficiency is very important for ensuring farmers-friendly financing for the greater interest of boosting agricultural production to... More

Facebook announces it will give $20M to Bay Area cities for affordable housing, job training

Facebook Inc. is extending a sizable olive branch to neighbors rankled by its plans to expand its campus... More

Formula milk firm hit by new China rules

Shares in the baby formula milk firm Bellamy have plunged after a warning that new import regulations in... More