July 26, 2021
July 26, 2021

Container delivery hits rock bottom

Import containers are piling up at an alarming rate at Chattogram port due to the worst delivery during the Eid holidays and the subsequent poor release of goods for the fresh lockdown, which could...

July 24, 2021
July 24, 2021

Savar Tannery Estate: CETP incomplete even after 9 yrs

Despite nine years of work and expenditure of nearly Tk 500 crore, the construction of the Central Effluent Treatment Plant in the Savar Tannery Industrial Estate (STIE) has not been completed.

July 20, 2021
July 20, 2021

Left unpaid, living in misery

Around 34,000 temporary and substitute workers of state-run jute mills shut down in July last year have been living a miserable life as they are yet to get their dues.

July 20, 2021
July 20, 2021

Ford recalling 775,000 SUVs for steering issue

Ford Motor said on Friday it was recalling about 775,000 Ford Explorer SUVs worldwide for a steering issue linked to reports of six injuries in North America. 

July 20, 2021
July 20, 2021

Suzuki to enter electric vehicle market by 2025

Suzuki Motor Corp will enter the electric vehicle (EV) market by 2025 starting in its stronghold market India, Nikkei reported on Monday.

July 20, 2021
July 20, 2021

J&J explores putting talc liabilities into bankruptcy

Johnson & Johnson is exploring a plan to offload liabilities from widespread Baby Powder litigation into a newly created business that would then seek bankruptcy protection, according to seven...

July 20, 2021
July 20, 2021

Agro-processors asked to ensure safe workplace

In light of the recent fire at the Hashem Foods factory in Narayanganj, where 52 workers tragically lost their lives, the Bangladesh Agro-Processors’ Association (BAPA) has issued directives to its...

July 20, 2021
July 20, 2021

Encourage SMEs to embrace climate adaptation: ICCB

The government should encourage micro, small and medium enterprises to take on appropriate climate mitigation and adaptation measures, said the International Chamber of Commerce Bangladesh (ICCB).

July 20, 2021
July 20, 2021
ICT

Plug policy gaps to deepen digital inclusion: experts

Experts at a virtual dialogue yesterday emphasised addressing the gaps in policies to enhance digital inclusion since inadequacy in the ICT policies contributes to weak internet infrastructure in...

July 20, 2021
July 20, 2021

China company to invest $42m in Ishwardi EPZ

Chinese company Vanessa Enterprise has signed a $41.77 million deal with Bangladesh Export Processing Zones Authority (Bepza) to produce accessories for ladies’ intimate garments in the Ishwardi...