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Payra deep seaport to see more delays as infrastructure development takes time

The government’s efforts to fast-track the construction of Payra deep-sea port in Patuakhali has received a blow as the primary infrastructure development project is set to be delayed by two years while the cost will go up by Tk 1,024 crore.

Task now to take forward safety progresses

Bangladesh should continue to take forward the progress achieved in ensuring workplace safety following the two deadliest back-to-back industrial incidents to prevent a recurrence and save the lives of workers.

Tazreen victims in the street: let their voices be heard

The tragic accident of Tazreen Fashions—a garment factory in Bangladesh—that took place on November 24 in 2012 was a major industrial accident in the global apparel value chain.

BD Finance to raise Tk 200cr through zero-coupon bond

The Bangladesh Finance and Investment Company is going to issue its first zero-coupon bond worth Tk 200 crore to expand its business and ensure diversification of funding sources.

Stocks maintain downward trend

Stocks fell for the fourth consecutive day yesterday due to thin investor participation amid the just-concluded subscription for the country’s biggest-ever initial public offering (IPO).

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