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Export earnings from USA fall by 6.01%

Export earnings from the USA, the largest export destination for Bangladesh products, witnessed a 6.01 percent fall during last fiscal (2016-17) compared to the …

Govt changes incentive structure for exports

The government has brought some major changes to the incentive structure for exports in order …

City loses millions on cattle markets

The haats become money spinners ahead of Eid, but city corporations lose out An Eid cattle market in…

Trade deficit highest in 7 years

The trade deficit at the end of fiscal 2016-17 stood close to $9.5 billion, the largest in seven…

BTRC sticks to its recommended voice call rates

The telecom regulator stuck to its original recommendation for minimum voice call rates even though the government sought…

Prices of daily essentials on the rise amid flood

A file photo shows a partial view of a kitchen market in the capital, Dhaka. The prices of daily essential commodities including rice and vegetables have gone up in the…

Slow demand to cause huge potato surplus

Cold storage operators said between 15 and 20 lakh tonnes of potato will remain unsold…

Exports bounce back in July

Export earnings in July soared 26.54 percent to $3.2 billion, marking a strong rebound after…

Ethical leadership yields corporate success

Ethical leadership, real empowerment of employees and treating them with due respect are crucial to…

Grameen Bank electoral rules may see changes

The government may amend the electoral rules of microcredit lender Grameen Bank so that it…

Changes in bank law on cards

The finance ministry has moved to make changes to the Banking Companies Act 1991 that…

Dhaka needs $928b more to implement SDGs

Generating adequate funds for implementing the Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs) will be a major challenge…

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