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Include Bangabandhu's March 7 speech in textbooks: HC tells govt

The High Court directed the government to include Bangabandhu’s historic March 7 speech in the schools, colleges, and university textbooks so they can learn about its significance.

Robi’s profit falls 20%

Mobile phone operator Robi Axiata has experienced a 20 per cent year-on-year fall in profits in April-June quarter of this year despite posting higher revenue and lower net finance costs during the...

Nagad to issue Tk 500 crore zero-coupon bond

Nagad plans to raise Tk 500 crore of zero-coupon bond in order to pay part of its loans, develop network, hardware and digital financial service platform and buy IT equipment.

Dhaka bourse’s index hits historic high

DSEX, the benchmark index of the Dhaka Stock Exchange (DSE), increased to a historic high of 6,365.11 points today with a 57-point or 0.91 per cent rise from the previous day.

Technical glitch halts trading at Dhaka bourse

Technical glitch halted trading at the Dhaka Stock Exchange since 11.10 am.

bKash suspends transactions to Evaly, 9 others

Leading mobile financial service provider bKash today suspended transactions through its channel to 10 e-commerce platforms.

July 18, 2021
July 18, 2021

No decision yet on closure of Evaly: commerce secretary

No decision was taken in commerce ministry’s meeting today whether Evaly will be closed or not, said Commerce Secretary Tapan Kanti Ghosh.

July 18, 2021
July 18, 2021

Indian company to invest $9.26 million in Chattogram EPZ

An Indian company—Sewtech Fashion Ltd, a sister concern of India’s largest apparel maker Shahi Exports Pvt Ltd—has agreed to invest $9.26 million in Chattogram Export Processing Zone.

July 18, 2021
July 18, 2021

Dhaka bourse’s index hits historic high

DSEX, the benchmark index of the Dhaka Stock Exchange (DSE), increased to a historic high of 6,365.11 points today with a 57-point or 0.91 per cent rise from the previous day.

July 18, 2021
July 18, 2021

Technical glitch halts trading at Dhaka bourse

Technical glitch halted trading at the Dhaka Stock Exchange since 11.10 am.

July 17, 2021
July 17, 2021

bKash suspends transactions to Evaly, 9 others

Leading mobile financial service provider bKash today suspended transactions through its channel to 10 e-commerce platforms.

July 16, 2021
July 16, 2021

Apparel, accessories makers urge PM to keep factories open during lockdown

Garments, textile, terry towel and garment accessories makers sent a letter to Prime Minister Sheikh Hasina and the cabinet secretary with the demand of keeping apparel factories open during the...

July 15, 2021
July 15, 2021

Tk 1,000 crore stimulus package for hotel, motel, theme park

Bangladesh Bank today declared a new Tk 1,000 crore stimulus package for hotel, motel and theme park suffered by the ongoing business slowdown amid coronavirus pandemic.

July 15, 2021
July 15, 2021

No decision yet on closure of garment factories during lockdown: BGMEA chief

The discussion between the apparel makers and the cabinet secretary held today could not decide whether the garment factories will remain closed or open during the 14-day countrywide lockdown...

July 14, 2021
July 14, 2021

Stock market regulator to probe abnormal buying order for Sonali Life

The stock market regulator is set to investigate into the abnormal buying order placed by a section of investors to purchase shares of newly listed Sonali Life Insurance.

July 14, 2021
July 14, 2021

Stocks rise for second consecutive day

Stocks continued to rise for the second consecutive day today because of increased participation of institutional investors.