2d ago| Business

Titas posts 13% dip in profits

State-run Titas Gas Transmission and Distribution Company Ltd yesterday said its profit dipped 13 per cent year-on-year in the first six months of 2022-23 fiscal year, despite it posted higher earnings in the second quarter.

2d ago| Business

Business leaders to sit with PM to review gas, power prices

The business leaders are scheduled to sit with Prime Minister Sheikh Hasina soon to review gas and power prices, as they are facing difficulties because of the high prices of the two, Commerce Minister Tipu Munshi said today.

2d ago| Business

'Commerce ministry will continue to work for ease of doing business'

The commerce ministry would continue its advocacy with other ministries to simplify the process of obtaining certificates and registration, including five-year trade licences, to ensure ease of doing business, Commerce Minister Tipu Munshi said today.

4d ago| Business

World Bank MD reiterates strong support to Bangladesh

World Bank Managing Director for Operations Axel van Trotsenburg today reaffirmed the global lender’s strong support for Bangladesh to help achieve its vision of achieving upper-middle income status by 2031.

5d ago| Business

bKash becomes ‘Employer of Choice’ for third year in a row

Leading mobile financial service provider bKash has once again been ranked as the number one ‘Employer of Choice’ across all sectors for the third consecutive year, according to the results of the ‘Campus Track Survey B-school: 2022’ conducted by NielsenIQ.

5d ago| Business

1,250 tonnes of sugar held up at Benapole

Around 42 trucks carrying 1,250 tonnes of sugar from India have remained stuck at Benapole port for the past 28 days as the local customs authorities allegedly imposed a higher tariff than that stipulated by the government.

January 26, 2023
January 26, 2023

Titas posts 13% dip in profits

State-run Titas Gas Transmission and Distribution Company Ltd yesterday said its profit dipped 13 per cent year-on-year in the first six months of 2022-23 fiscal year, despite it posted higher earnings in the second quarter.

January 26, 2023
January 26, 2023

Business leaders to sit with PM to review gas, power prices

The business leaders are scheduled to sit with Prime Minister Sheikh Hasina soon to review gas and power prices, as they are facing difficulties because of the high prices of the two, Commerce Minister Tipu Munshi said today.

January 26, 2023
January 26, 2023

'Commerce ministry will continue to work for ease of doing business'

The commerce ministry would continue its advocacy with other ministries to simplify the process of obtaining certificates and registration, including five-year trade licences, to ensure ease of doing business, Commerce Minister Tipu Munshi said today.

January 25, 2023
January 25, 2023

Buro Bangladesh to issue Tk 150 crore bond

Leading non-governmental organisation Buro Bangladesh is going to raise funds of Tk 150 crore by issuing zero coupon bond.

January 25, 2023
January 25, 2023

Trust Islami Life’s Tk 16 crore IPO gets nod

The Bangladesh Securities and Exchange Commission today approved the initial public offering of Trust Islami Life Insurance to raise funds of Tk 16 crore.

January 25, 2023
January 25, 2023

Phone makers must preinstall Bijoy app, but no obligation for users: Jabbar

Preinstallation of Bijoy app on android phones is still mandatory for the importers and manufacturers of the devices, but it is not obligatory for the users to use the Bangla writing software, Telecom Minister Mustafa Jabbar said today.

January 25, 2023
January 25, 2023

Bangladesh an important sourcing destination: Primark CEO

British retail giant Primark’s CEO Paul Marchant has praised the development Bangladesh’s garment sector has achieved in production of apparels in green factories.

January 25, 2023
January 25, 2023

Hike gas prices in phases, not at one go: BGMEA

The garment makers have urged the government to increase gas price in phases because it is tough to tolerate a sudden big hike amid the existing volatile domestic and global economic situation.

January 25, 2023
January 25, 2023

DCCI for major reforms to arbitration, bankruptcy, company acts

The Dhaka Chamber of Commerce & Industry (DCCI) has called for substantial reforms to the Arbitration Act 2001, the Bankruptcy Act 1997 and the Companies Act 1994 in order to attract investments from both local and foreign investors. 

January 25, 2023
January 25, 2023

Zaber & Zubair Fabrics hosts global fabric expo

Leading garment exporter Zaber & Zubair Fabrics Ltd organised an international fabric expo for global apparel buyers at its Gulshan marketing office in Dhaka.