Potato prices began to rise last week, especially after the Eid festival, as many people are forced to substitute other increasingly costlier vegetables with the tuber.
The National Board of Revenue (NBR) has taken an initiative to form a separate cell to gather information on siphoned funds and scrutinise the incomes of dual citizens, officials said.
After several missed deadlines, the real-time gross settlement (RTGS) system of Bangladesh Bank will finally go live on October 22.
The Insurance Development and Regulatory Authority (IDRA) of Bangladesh yesterday asked life insurers to be cautious on money laundering and terrorist financing.
Bangladesh Securities and Exchange Commission has initiated a move that will enable stockmarket related cases to be filed directly with the special tribunal, instead of lower courts.
Nobel laureate Prof Muhammad Yunus attends a Social Business Day programme, organised by Yunus Centre, at Bangabandhu International Conference Centre in Dhaka yesterday. Photo: Star
The resort, built at an investment of Tk 504 crore, will open its doors to guests next month. Photo: Star