Biman Bangladesh Airlines will launch direct flight between Dhaka and Manchester, the major city of northwest England, by January next considering huge demand of expatriate British Bangladeshis. This was revealed today while civil aviation and
100,000 workers of 10 more leading RMG factories will receive their salary in their bKash accounts. The 10 factories have signed agreements with the bKash. A total of around 350,000 workers of the country's 260 export-oriented
The onion price is getting down slowly at different kitchen markets in the city, but the common people are not feeling comfortable as they are considering that the onion price is still much higher compared to the price that was a month ago. The
Japanese car sales in South Korea fell again last month, as a trade row between the two countries continues to simmer. Toyota sales slumped 62% in September from a year earlier, while Nissan and Honda also saw sales drop. The declines came despite
More than a thousand Islamic bank officials, global industry leaders, policy makers, inventors and stakeholders will gather at the three-day conference in Bahrain. It is reported that the conference will be held in December this year. The
In the first three months of the current fiscal year, remittance or expatriate income of Bangladesh was $4.51 billion or Tk. 38,110 crore (Tk 84.50 per dollar). In July-September last year, it was $3868.9 million or Tk 32,692 crore.
The Bangladesh Water Expo has begun at the International Convention City Bashundhara (ICCB) in the capital. The expo was inaugurated at 10am on Thursday at the ICCB. It has various instruments of water purification and renewable energy.
Finance Minister AHM Mustafa Kamal on Wednesday, said: "The government has started giving a 2% cash incentive on money remitted by expatriate Bangladeshis to remove the burden of increased expenses in sending remittances and to encourage
Country’s bourses closed in flat note today amid choppy trading as the investors were active on both the sides of the trading fence throughout the session. The market’s session started positively and closed in the same style, but
Phil Hogan, set to take over as the European Union's top trade official on Monday, urged the United States not to launch an economically damaging tariff war with the bloc over subsidies to Airbus and Boeing. The World Trade Organization ruled
Trading Corporation of Bangladesh (TCB) is selling onion at Tk 45 per kg in some 35 locations of the capital to control its skyrocketing prices. A person can buy at best two kilograms of onion. On Monday, onion prices increased by Tk 25 per kg in
Asian markets had a mixed start on Monday as Beijing posted manufacturing data that was better than expected, but investors remained cautious ahead of a week-long patriotic holiday in China and after reports last week raised fears of a fresh
Trading Corporation of Bangladesh (TCB) has decided to increase the spots for open market sale (OMS) of onion in the capital from September 30. The decision came following after India declared a ban on onion export on Sunday. “We have
Finance Minister AHM Mustafa Kamal today said that Bangladesh would achieve double-digit growth within the next five years as there is a vast scope to make profit on a larger scale by utilizing its investment-friendly environment and attractive
The first lot of 500 tonnes hilsa is being sent to India through Benapole land port on Saturday. Syed Anwar Moksud, general secretary of Kolkata Hilsa Importers’ Association, said Bangladesh government stopped exporting hilsa to India in 2012
Imperial Brands (IMBBF) warned Thursday that sales growth will be lower than expected in the year ending September 30, following a regulatory crackdown on vaping products in the United States. The company also forecast zero profit growth this year.
Country’s both the bourses, Dhaka Stock Exchange (DSE) and Chittagong Stock Exchange (CSE) bounced back and ended today’s session in green inspired by the upsurge of large-cap shares. At DSE, the index fluctuated throughout the trading
The benchmark indices of the country’s two bourses – Dhaka Stock Exchange (DSE) and Chittagong Stock Exchange (CSE) – are witnessing gain in the early trading on Thursday (September 26). The key index of Dhaka Stock Exchange,