2h ago| Stock

Chattogram stocks keep falling

Most shares on the Chittagong Stock Exchange (CSE) fell for the second consecutive day today.

2h ago| Stock

Dhaka stocks fall for second day

The Dhaka Stock Exchange (DSE) opened lower for the second consecutive day today.

6h ago| Economy

Leaders assemble...anyone there?

Much discussion, and effort, has taken place to identify and recruit high-potential prospects and nurture these individuals to become future leaders in the workplace.

15h ago| Economy

Govt, WB sign $300m loan deal

The World Bank yesterday signed a $300 million financing agreement with the Bangladesh government to help the nation strengthen its urban institutions to recover from the Covid-19 pandemic and improve preparedness for future shocks.

19h ago| Business

HSBC facilitates Tk 612 crore social loan financing for Brac

This is the country’s second social loan principles (SLP)-based financing, the HSBC said in a statement.

20h ago| Business

WB to give $300 million for Covid-19 resilience of Bangladesh’s urban institutions

The Local Government Covid-19 Response and Recovery Project will benefit 39.9 million urban residents in all eight divisions, the World Bank said in a statement today.

August 8, 2022
August 8, 2022

Chattogram stocks keep falling

Most shares on the Chittagong Stock Exchange (CSE) fell for the second consecutive day today.

August 8, 2022
August 8, 2022

Dhaka stocks fall for second day

The Dhaka Stock Exchange (DSE) opened lower for the second consecutive day today.

August 8, 2022
August 8, 2022

Leaders assemble...anyone there?

Much discussion, and effort, has taken place to identify and recruit high-potential prospects and nurture these individuals to become future leaders in the workplace.

August 8, 2022
August 8, 2022

Prefabricated Steel: Much of the demand met by local firms

Local manufacturers now control 90 per cent of the once import-heavy prefabricated steel market thanks to capacity building and an increase of skilled manpower, according to industry insiders.

August 8, 2022
August 8, 2022

Card Payment: Foreign currency transactions hit all-time high

Foreign currency transactions through cards hit an all-time high of Tk 356 crore in May due to a rise in the number of travellers going abroad.

August 8, 2022
August 8, 2022

Padma Bridge opens door to opportunities

The dream of establishing road connectivity between the southwestern part of Bangladesh and the capital city came true after the opening of long-waited Padma Bridge in June.

August 8, 2022
August 8, 2022

Firms can apply online for bonded warehouse licence

From the first week of September, entrepreneurs in Bangladesh will not require visiting the customs bond commissionerates to file applications to get a fresh licence to import raw materials duty-free used in making export-oriented finished products. 

August 8, 2022
August 8, 2022

Fuel price hike lifts energy stocks

Stocks of fuel distributors and marketers Padma Oil Company, Meghna Petroleum, Jamuna Oil Company and Intraco Refueling Stations rose yesterday after the government increased prices of fuel in the range of 41 per cent to 51 per cent amidst a drop in the benchmark index of the Dhaka bourse.  

August 8, 2022
August 8, 2022

Adopt new staggered weekends

In a desperate move the government yesterday instructed all businesses and industries to adopt staggered weekends that would be designated for their respective zones to continue running production whilst saving electricity to reduce power cuts. 

August 8, 2022
August 8, 2022

Govt, WB sign $300m loan deal

The World Bank yesterday signed a $300 million financing agreement with the Bangladesh government to help the nation strengthen its urban institutions to recover from the Covid-19 pandemic and improve preparedness for future shocks.