BuildingAssets Journalism School fellowship launched for mid-career journalists

The BuildingAssets Journalism School (BJS), an educational and non-profit concern of Bangladeshi Journalists in International Media (BJIM), today launched a fellowship for mid-career journalists with the sponsorship of Edward M Kennedy (EMK) Center in Dhaka.

Daraz partners with Visa to introduce co-branded card

Online shopping platform Daraz and global digital payment leader Visa jointly launched a co-branded card on Tuesday to make the online shopping experience easier and more enjoyable for customers.

RVL gets certifying authority license

Relief Validation Ltd (RVL), a subsidiary of domestic multinational company Dipon Group, has been awarded licensed as a Certifying Authority (CA)..On behalf of the Controller of Certifying Authority (CCA), Controller of Certifying Authority, Md Sattar Sarkar handed over the license to the

Marico posts Tk 387cr profit

Marico Bangladesh logged 9 per cent higher profits in financial year 2022-23, which ended on March 31.

Emirates announces return of 'My Emirates Pass'

Emirates has announced the return of its popular "My Emirates Pass". .Starting from May 1, 2023 to September 30, 2023, My Emirates Summer Pass enables customers to get exclusive offers at hundreds of locations in Dubai and the UAE.

BBS Cables suffers 83% decline in profit

BBS Cables Limited posted an 83.5 per cent year-on-year fall in profit to Tk 2.12 crore in the January-March quarter of the ongoing financial year.

ACI’s earnings plunge 65% in Jul-Mar

ACI Limited, one of the leading conglomerates in Bangladesh, suffered a 65 per cent drop in earnings in the July-March period of the financial year of 2022-23. 

Kohinoor Chemicals posts 16.5% jump in profit in Jul-Mar

Kohinoor Chemicals Company (Bangladesh) Ltd, one of the oldest soaps, cosmetics and toiletries manufacturers in the country, reported a 3.4 per cent year-on-year increase in profit to Tk 10.20 crore in the third quarter of the current financial year.

Square Pharma sees Tk 1,491cr profit in Jul-Mar

Square Pharmaceuticals Ltd clocked a Tk 1,491.01 crore profit in the July-March period of the ongoing financial year, up 4.9 per cent from a year earlier.

Biscuit maker Olympic’s profit jumps 42%

Local biscuits manufacturing giant Olympic Industries yesterday said its profit jumped 42 per cent in the first three quarters of the current financial year of 2022-23, powered by increased sales revenue.

Beximco’s profit falls for higher costs

Beximco Ltd logged a 33 per cent year-on-year decline in profit in the July-March period of the ongoing financial year owing to the sharp depreciation of the local currency and higher energy and freight costs. 

Heidelberg Cement shares jump as it returns to profit

Heidelberg Cement Bangladesh Ltd, the maker of Scan-branded cement, returned to profit in the first quarter of 2023, buoyed by higher net sales and lower costs of raw materials, plant repair and maintenance.

Mitsubishi Motors launches Mitsubishi Xpander Cross

Japanese automaker Mitsubishi Motors has launched “Mitsubishi Xpander Cross”, a new model in their sport utility vehicle (SUV) lineup.

Vision Emporium’s Eid campaign kicks off

Vision Emporium, a chain store for electronics products of RFL Group, has launched a campaign titled “Double Dose” on the occasion of Eid-ul-Fitr and Eid-ul-Azha.

Berger to borrow dollars from parent company

Berger Paints Bangladesh has decided to take a loan from its parent company, J&N Investments (Asia) Ltd, to facilitate the opening of a letter of credit for the import of raw materials. 

Panache, GoDeshi organise fashion exhibition

Panache and GoDeshi organised a two-day fashion exhibition styled “Apex Presents Panache Ramadan Souk” on April 7 and 8 at Six Seasons Hotel, Gulshan 2.