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ASEAN nations to discuss digital connectivity Monday

India’s central telecom minister Manoj Sinha will hold discussions today with his counterparts in ASEAN countries to strengthen digital connectivity. The Telecom Equipment and Services Export Promotion Council (TEPC)... More

Tata Steel exploring possibility at Bangladesh market

Boosted with the success of its solution business in the retail segment in the domestic market, steel major Tata Steel is now exploring possibility of entering overseas markets like... More

Bangladesh may be world’s 23rd largest economy by 2050

Bangladesh might be the 23rd largest economy of the world by 2050 with a gross domestic product (GDP)... More

Asian Development Bank to provide $100m loan

The Asian Development Bank (ADB) will provide $100 million loan to Bangladesh to improve the skill level of... More

oshiba dives on shock loss-reporting delay

Shares in Toshiba dived more than nine percent Tuesday after the huge conglomerate delayed the release of financial... More

BB signs deals with 10 more banks for green transformation fund

Bangladesh Bank (BB) has signed separate agreements with 10 more private banks to facilitate fund for a long-term... More

Takata expecting red ink from US air-bag recall fine

Takata Corp., the Japanese manufacturer at the center of massive air bag recalls, says fines in the US... More

Dhaka Stock Exchange up, Chittagong Stock Exchange down in early hours

Dhaka Stock Exchange (DSE) witnessed positive trend in early hour of trading on Thursday, the last trading session... More

Asian shares fall on subdued Wall Street, dip in oil prices

Asian shares were mostly lower Wednesday following a subdued session on Wall Street as energy stocks were weighed... More

4 road projects selected for fast implementation under Indian LoC

India and Bangladesh have agreed to ensure faster implementation of four identified projects in the road communication sector... More

Bangladesh pushes for high-sea fishing, renews call for Longliner and Purse-seiner license

Amid years-old efforts to launch a high-sea fishing fleet, which saw little progress, the Department of Fisheries (DoF)... More

India says cash ban hits growth

India’s government acknowledged Tuesday that its controversial decision to withdraw high-value bank notes from circulation has had an... 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

Bangladesh Bank sees inflation below target

As the central bank keeps the key policy interest rates unchanged on Sunday, the governor cites a steady... More

Wall Street stocks finish dramatic week with a whimper

Wall Street finished a dramatic week with a whimper Friday, with stocks finishing near flat following a report... More

Tax benefits of Grameen Bank should be probed: Muhith

Finance Minister AMA Muhith on Thursday said Grameen Bank’s tax benefits through various institutions should be investigated properly.... More

Asian stock indexes mixed as Trump uncertainties mount

Asian shares were mixed Tuesday as uncertainty mounted over U.S. President Donald Trump’s trade and regulatory policies. KEEPING... More

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... 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... 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