Banks join hands with ADB for infrastructure funds

The Asian Development Bank has signed an agreement with eight global banks to work together to advise governments on public-


Women should focus on diabetic food production: analysts

Women entrepreneurs should focus on innovative food businesses, like diabetic confectionary items, due to its immense potential in

Summit, GE open 240MW power plant this month

A joint venture between Summit Group and General Electric of the US has started a test run to supply 240 megawatts of electricity to the national grid to help the country meet its growing demand for

GP sees slight profit rise amid challenges

Grameenphone's net profits in the first quarter of the year increased 3.68 percent year-on-year to Tk 535 crore amid challenging business conditions.

Stocks slip to 18-month low

Stocks suffered a sharp fall yesterday with the key index of the Dhaka Stock Exchange going down below the 4,000-point mark for the first time in 18 months.

GM set to storm India as Korea costs climb

General Motors aims to grab at least 5 percent market share in India within the next decade, as it sees that market overtaking Japan as the world's third biggest with projected annual sales of 8


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Bangladesh: still the first choice for apparel sourcing after China

Bangladesh is still the first choice for apparel sourcing after China, but other countries are fast catching up, McKinsey & Company, a global management consulting firm, said in its latest report.

Banks make good cash recovery against bad loans

Local banks last year made Tk 10,363 crore of cash recovery from the classified loans, which provided them a spot of respite from their runaway default loans.

Sony Corp on Monday unveiled a new high-end Xperia handset featuring an aluminium frame and a 5.2-inch screen, showing it is still

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