business

January 23, 2023
January 23, 2023

After energy, LC opening crisis now cripples businesses

At the beginning of 2022, businesses were upbeat and many of them thought that the worst stemming from the losses induced by the coronavirus pandemic was finally over. That was short-lived. 

December 24, 2022
December 24, 2022
November 21, 2022
November 21, 2022

Simon & Schuster's owner to let sale to Penguin fall apart, sources say

Bertelsmann will owe Paramount a USD 200 million break-up fee as a result of the transaction falling apart.

September 20, 2022
September 20, 2022

Talent Management in the Post Pandemic World

The book recognises that human capital is the main determinant of organisational performance in modern business and knowledge-based institutional sectors.

August 27, 2022
August 27, 2022

How brands keep getting away with bad marketing

“All PR is good PR” – is not a motto anyone should champion

August 22, 2022
August 22, 2022

Making money out of troubled water!

Out of my 26 years with three global banks, I spent more than half of it in treasury dealing room environment in Dhaka, Mumbai, Dubai, Singapore, Hong Kong, London, and New York.  

June 29, 2022
June 29, 2022

US dollar more expensive against taka

The US dollar became more costlier yesterday as the local currency depreciated once again in the inter-bank platform. 

June 23, 2022
June 23, 2022

Padma Bridge breathes hope into southern farmers

Farmers and traders of agricultural products in Barishal, Jhalakathi and Pirojpur are counting the days until June 25, when Prime Minister Sheikh Hasina will officially open Padma Bridge, as the resulting increase in connectivity will ensure better prices for their produce.

June 19, 2022
June 19, 2022

Which businesses can remain open after 8pm?

Secretary to the Ministry of Labour and Employment has said everything except for the following establishments must be closed after 8pm from tomorrow:

May 25, 2022
May 25, 2022

Israel, Turkey looking to boost economic ties, FM Lapid says

Israeli Foreign Minister Yair Lapid said on Wednesday that Israel and Turkey are opening a new chapter in their relations after "ups and downs" and were working to expand economic partnerships.