1h ago| Banks

Reappoint bankers sacked without specific charges: BB

Bangladesh Bank (BB) yesterday asked banks to reappoint bankers who were sacked without any specific and proven charges.

1h ago| Tax & Customs

Facebook leads Tk 4.6cr VAT payment in August

Five global tech firms paid Tk 4.6 crore as value-added tax (VAT) in August, with social media giant Facebook depositing the highest amount, which reflects the growing interest of businesses in...

1h ago| Economy

Honey farming a new hope for small entrepreneurs

Honey cultivation has proved to be a profitable venture for many farmers, especially small-scale entrepreneurs, in Sylhet division and as a result, people are becoming increasingly interested in...

1d ago| Stock

Stocks rebound from one-day fall

The stock market yesterday bounced back from a single-day fall caused by Bangladesh Bank’s ongoing stand-off with the Bangladesh Securities and Exchange Commission (BSEC).

1d ago| Economy

Per capita foreign debt Tk 24,890

The per capita foreign debt of the citizens of Bangladesh is Tk 24,890 now, Finance Minister AHM Mustafa Kamal said yesterday. The minister said this in reply to a query from ruling Awami League MP...

Long queues of import-laden trucks at Burimari land port

Around 400 trucks carrying imported goods from India are waiting to unload goods at the Burimari land port of Patgram upazila in Lalmonirhat due to a shortage of space in customs’ warehouses.

September 17, 2021
September 17, 2021

Facebook leads Tk 4.6cr VAT payment in August

Five global tech firms paid Tk 4.6 crore as value-added tax (VAT) in August, with social media giant Facebook depositing the highest amount, which reflects the growing interest of businesses in...

September 17, 2021
September 17, 2021

Reappoint bankers sacked without specific charges: BB

Bangladesh Bank (BB) yesterday asked banks to reappoint bankers who were sacked without any specific and proven charges.

September 17, 2021
September 17, 2021

Panel to resolve RMG cash incentive issue

A high-powered committee will be formed by Sunday to resolve issues pertaining to payment of cash incentives to garment exporters who do not have bonded warehouse licences, said Commerce Minister...

September 17, 2021
September 17, 2021

Honey farming a new hope for small entrepreneurs

Honey cultivation has proved to be a profitable venture for many farmers, especially small-scale entrepreneurs, in Sylhet division and as a result, people are becoming increasingly interested in...

September 16, 2021
September 16, 2021

Transfer or delist of listed stocks from OTC market begins Sunday

The Bangladesh Securities and Exchange Commission (BSEC) has decided to transfer or delist listed stocks from over the counter (OTC) market from Sunday.

September 16, 2021
September 16, 2021

Stocks continue rising again

The stock market came back to its rising trend as investors preferred buying more shares of well-performing companies today.

September 16, 2021
September 16, 2021

‘Panel to break incentive stalemate of non-bonded RMG exporters’

A high-powered committee will be formed by Sunday to resolve the issues of paying cash incentive to the non-bonded garment exporters, Commerce Minister Tipu Munshi said today.

September 16, 2021
September 16, 2021

City Bank holds memorial for late Anwar Hossain

City Bank Limited has recently organised a mourning and remembrance event in memory of late Anwar Hossain, former chairman of the bank and founder and chairman of the Anwar Group of Industries, at...

September 16, 2021
September 16, 2021

BSCIC to launch e-commerce platform

The Bangladesh Small and Cottage Industries Corporation (BSCIC) is all set to launch an e-commerce platform enabling local entrepreneurs to sell different products in the domestic and global markets.

September 16, 2021
September 16, 2021

Long queues of import-laden trucks at Burimari land port

Around 400 trucks carrying imported goods from India are waiting to unload goods at the Burimari land port of Patgram upazila in Lalmonirhat due to a shortage of space in customs’ warehouses.