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Tarique Rahman’s mother-in-law gets bail

A Dhaka court on Sunday granted bail to BNP Senior Vice-Chairman Tarique Rahman’s mother-in-law Syeda Iqbal Mand Banu in two separate cases filed by Anti Corruption Commission (ACC). Judge Kamrul Hossain Details

Business Conference of First Security Islami Bank held

Quarterly Business Conference of Dhaka & Barisal Zone of First Security Islami Bank Limited held at Dhaka Regency Hotel & Resort on 21 April 2017. The Conference was presided over Details

GDP growth to be projected at 7.4pc says Muhith

Finance minister Abul Maal Abdul Muhith on Sunday said that the growth in gross domestic product would be projected at 7.4 per cent in the new fiscal year that will Details

Dr. Mohammad Yunus sued over 'unpaid arrears'

Staff Reporter:Staff at a Bangladeshi company established by microfinance pioneer Dr. Mohammad Yunus are suing the Nobel laureate Details

FM urges institutes to come forward for students' welfare

Staff Reporter:Finance Minister Abul Maal Abdul Muhith on Friday called upon financial institutes to come forward for the Details

'Natural gas will be imported from Qatar'

Staff Reporter:Commerce Minister Tofail Ahmed on Monday said "Construction of the LNG (Liquefied Natural Gas) terminal will be Details

PM slams Muhith for microcredit remarks

Staff Reporter:The prime minister, Sheikh Hasina, on Saturday criticized her cabinet member AMA Muhith for praising the role Details

Tripura stops fish import from Bangladesh

Special Reporter:A minister of Agartala on Friday said, after traces of formalin were found in imported fish, the Details

Stocks finish lower on Dhaka and Chittangong

Staff Reporter:Stocks ended lower on the bourses Monday, the second trading session of the week, with turnover decreased Details

PM inaugurates Bangladesh's first solar food silo

Staff Correspondent:Prime Minister Sheikh Hasina today opened a modern multistoried food warehouse, having capacity of storing 25,000 metric Details

‘Diversify products, expand export market’

Staff Correspondent:Prime Minister Sheikh Hasina on Saturday urged all concerned to expand Bangladesh's export market with diversified products Details

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