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Pilot kicks off for digital payment with QR code

The Bangladesh Bank will commence a campaign tomorrow to popularise an interoperable QR code across the capital city in a move to bring millions of small businesses such as street vendors and lower-income groups under the digital transaction system.

Evaly asked for list of clients, money stuck in gateways

The commerce ministry recently issued a letter to Evaly, seeking the exact number of its aggrieved customers and merchants as well as the amount of money stuck-up in payment gateways in order to facilitate refunds.

Info sought on Evaly’s customer number, money stuck in gateways

The commerce ministry has recently asked Evaly to share information about the exact number of customers of the troubled e-commerce company and the amount of its money that is stuck up in the payment gateways.

Daraz to invest Tk 1,000 crore in Bangladesh in 4 years

Daraz intends to invest Tk 1,000 crore in Bangladesh in the next 3-4 years to ramp up its operation by building infrastructure and ecosystem, the Alibaba Group-backed e-commerce venture said today.

5,867 complaints against E-orange, only 33 settled so far

Only 33 out of the 5,867 complaints filed against controversial e-commerce platform E-orange as of June this year have so far been settled.

5,815 complaints against Evaly in a year, resolved only 353

A total of 10,747 complaints have so far been filed against Evaly and only 4,495 were settled as of June this year, according to the DNCRP.

September 20, 2022
September 20, 2022

HC-appointed Evaly board resigns

The High Court-appointed board of directors of beleaguered e-commerce platform Evaly has ‘resigned’, said a member of the board.

August 30, 2022
August 30, 2022

Golden Harvest won’t invest in e-commerce

Golden Harvest Agro has decided not to proceed with its plan to open an e-commerce business, with the company’s board citing yesterday that it was for the unstable economic outlook of the country. 

August 25, 2022
August 25, 2022

Daraz to invest Tk 1,000 crore in Bangladesh in 4 years

Daraz intends to invest Tk 1,000 crore in Bangladesh in the next 3-4 years to ramp up its operation by building infrastructure and ecosystem, the Alibaba Group-backed e-commerce venture said today.

July 19, 2022
July 19, 2022

5,867 complaints against E-orange, only 33 settled so far

Only 33 out of the 5,867 complaints filed against controversial e-commerce platform E-orange as of June this year have so far been settled.

July 19, 2022
July 19, 2022

5,815 complaints against Evaly in a year, resolved only 353

A total of 10,747 complaints have so far been filed against Evaly and only 4,495 were settled as of June this year, according to the DNCRP.

July 19, 2022
July 19, 2022

E-commerce Scams: Year passes, few get redress

Over a year has passed since government agencies cracked down on several e-commerce platforms for not providing refunds or delivering products of thousands of customers after luring them with hefty discounts. 

July 1, 2022
July 1, 2022

“Missing server password holding up payments to Evaly customers, merchants”

A missing server password is holding up any and all meaningful methods of paying back Evaly customers and merchants – and there is seemingly no way to retrieve this password.

July 1, 2022
July 1, 2022

Give loans against digital business ID

E-commerce entrepreneurs yesterday urged the government to provide them with bank loans by taking into account their digital business identification (DBID) in place of trade licences.

June 30, 2022
June 30, 2022

E-commerce sites want bank loans against digital business ID

E-commerce entrepreneurs today urged the government to provide them with bank loans by taking into account their digital business identification (DBID) in place of trade licences.

June 23, 2022
June 23, 2022

Pran-RFL, upay sign deal for salary disbursement, merchant payment

Mobile financial service provider upay today signed an agreement with Pran-RFL Group to facilitate salary disbursement and merchant payment.