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Stocks continue to slide down

Staff Correspondent: Both the Stock markets were down further on Monday with all the indexes sliding down as Details

Bangladesh Bank sees inflation below target

Staff Correspondent: As Bangladesh Bank keeps the key policy interest rates unchanged on Sunday, the governor cites a Details

Bangladesh improves in TI graft index  

Online Desk: Bangladesh improved in latest Transparency International (TI) survey report, dropping two notches to rank 15th in Details

‘Export earnings to exceed $60bn by 2021’

Staff Correspondent:Commerce Minister Tofail Ahmed on Wednesday reiterated that country's export earnings would go beyond US$ 60 billion Details

Holey Artisan restarts after 6-month of militant attack

Staff Correspondent: Holey Artisan Bakery, the café where took place the deadliest terrorist attack in Bangladesh's history in Details

Cabinet approves for cutting 13,156 trees for gas pipeline

Staff Correspondent:The Cabinet on Monday approved a proposal for cutting of 13,356 trees of forests under the Forest Details

‘Govt to continue support for capital market development’

Staff Correspondent:Prime Minister Sheikh Hasina on Sunday asserted that her government will continue its efforts for sustainable development Details

Ecnec approves 6 projects

Staff Correspondent: The Executive Committee of the National Economic Council (Ecnec) on Tuesday approved the procurement of equipment Details

PM opens Dhaka International Trade Fair

Staff Correspondent:Prime Minister Sheikh Hasina on Sunday formally auspicated the month-long Dhaka International Trade Fair (DITF) 20167 at Details

Ban destined on China’s ivory trade by end of 2017

Online Desk: China has declared a ban on all ivory trade and processing activities by the end of Details

BB’s ‘cautiously accommodative’ MPS eyes higher pvt sector loan

Bangladesh Bank on Tuesday unveiled its monetary policy statement (MPS) for the July-December period of this year, targeting Details

Businessman missing for four days found dead

Police on Tuesday recovered the body of the missing businessman, Hassan Khaled, from river Buriganga, four days after Details

Bangladesh nears recovery of $81m stolen funds

Bangladesh Bank is a step closer to recovering a portion of the $81 million fund stolen by hackers Details

BB asks banks to be more vigilant to check terror financing

Bangladesh Bank on Tuesday asked the scheduled banks to comply with the anti-money laundering rules and regulations properly Details

BB to award Shimanto Bank licence within this month

Bangladesh Bank will provide licence to Shimanto Bank, a proposed bank owned by the BGB Welfare Trust, within Details

Prices of sugar, onion, garlic rise

The prices of sugar, onion and garlic went up in the city’s kitchen market over the week ending Details

Hotline for RMG workers gets little response

A government-set hotline for the readymade garment sector has got a lukewarm response from the workers as the Details

BB governor okays Agrani MD sacking

Bangladesh Bank on Wednesday decided to remove Agrani Bank managing director Syed Abdul Hamid from his post on Details

Tax on exports lowered

Parliament passed the finance bill for new financial year 2016-17 on Wednesday lowering tax on exports to 0.7 Details

Bank branches at markets to stay open until July 4

To facilitate the shopping spree ahead of Eid-ul-Fitr, branches of banks around marketplaces all over the country will Details