December 16, 2021
December 16, 2021

Start giving refunds to e-commerce clients, BB asks payment gateways

Bangladesh Bank has asked electronic payment gateways to start paying back money to the customers who did not get delivery of products from the rogue e-commerce platforms despite making advance...

December 9, 2021
December 9, 2021

Alesha Mart now wants Tk 300cr loan

Having already taken huge amounts in advance payments pledging hefty discounts and now limping to deliver products or refunds, Alesha Mart has now requested the commerce ministry to help secure a...

December 7, 2021
December 7, 2021

Alibaba overhauls e-commerce businesses

Alibaba Group Holding Ltd said it will reorganise its international and domestic e-commerce businesses and replace its CFO - changes that come as the tech giant grapples with an onslaught of...

December 6, 2021
December 6, 2021

Duped Customers, Merchants: They’re to get back stuck money soon

E-commerce customers and merchants waiting for their money stuck in the central bank’s payment gateway can expect their amounts from next week, said the chief of the commerce ministry’s Digital...

December 3, 2021
December 3, 2021

Alesha Mart suspends operations

Beleaguered e-commerce platform Alesha Mart has halted its official operations until further notice citing an unwanted situation and inadequate security.

December 3, 2021
December 3, 2021

Ministry to ask BB to start making refunds

The commerce ministry would ask Bangladesh Bank to start providing customers with refunds of advance payments that were made to e-commerce firms but got stuck with payment gateways for non-delivery...

December 2, 2021
December 2, 2021

Alesha Mart announces closure of official activities

E-commerce platform Alesha Mart has shut all of its official activities temporary from today.

December 2, 2021
December 2, 2021

Unique BINs for e-commerce this month

Every e-commerce and F-commerce company in Bangladesh will soon have to apply for a Unique Business Identification Number (UBIN) from the Digital Commerce Cell (DCC) as the commerce ministry is set...

November 17, 2021
November 17, 2021

Online entity in Tk 15cr fraud case

A fraudulence case involving Tk 15 crore has been filed against four persons of a Rajbari business which had been sealed off and fined Tk 2 lakh earlier this month for selling substandard products.

November 16, 2021
November 16, 2021

Draft policy on ecommerce firms: Strict watch thru’ central platform

All e-commerce companies will soon have to come under one digital platform monitored by multiple state agencies, as the government looks to increase oversight on the sector that has become a hotbed...