Star Business Report

January 8, 2023
January 8, 2023

DBL Group gets $52m British loan to establish a new textile factory

DBL Group has availed itself of a $52 million loan from British International Investment, a development finance institution of the UK, for the construction of a manufacturing facility.  

December 31, 2022
December 31, 2022

Land info to be available in AI-based govt portal

The government is set to launch an artificial intelligence-based web portal to impart land-related knowledge among the masses and deliver all kinds of information on land. 

December 12, 2022
December 12, 2022

BB decides to appoint observers at the two Islamic banks

Bangladesh Bank has decided to appoint observers at the Islami Bank Bangladesh Ltd (IBBL) and First Security Islami Bank (FSIBL), said a top official of the central bank.

December 7, 2022
December 7, 2022

Bangladesh demands restoration of US GSP during Ticfa talks 

Bangladesh has demanded the United States restore the generalised system of preferences (GSP) status during the 6th round meeting of the Trade and Investment Cooperation Forum Agreement (Ticfa) in Washington on Tuesday.

December 7, 2022
December 7, 2022

Rules tightened for banks’ car purchase

Banks would able to replace cars and other vehicles used by their chairmen and chief executive officers and the lenders if they are at least eight years old, said the central bank today.

December 5, 2022
December 5, 2022

Inflation eases further in November

Inflation eased further to 8.85 per cent in November as prices of most of the food items were steady last month, data from the Bangladesh Bureau of Statistics (BBS) showed today.

December 3, 2022
December 3, 2022

Gold prices hit record high

Gold is going to be traded at the highest price in Bangladesh after the Bangladesh Jewellers' Association (Bajus) decided to hike prices by 4 per cent, or Tk 3,033, per bhori today.

December 3, 2022
December 3, 2022

​​​​​​​FBCCI CNN sign deal to promote Bangladesh

The Federation of Bangladesh Chambers of Commerce and Industry (FBCCI) will organise “Bangladesh Business Summit 2023” in Dhaka in March next year to celebrate the country’s 50th anniversary of independence.

December 3, 2022
December 3, 2022

25 firms awarded for best presented annual reports

The Institute of Chartered Accountants of Bangladesh (ICAB) today awarded 25 listed and non-listed entities in 16 sectors for their best presented financial statements and audit reports.

December 3, 2022
December 3, 2022

Most of 1.16cr eligible income taxpayers out of tax net

Most of the 1.16 crore people capable of paying income taxes in Bangladesh have remained out of the tax net of the National Board of Revenue (NBR), according to a senior official of the tax administration today.