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Gold futures settle higher for third straight session

Gold futures on the COMEX division of the New York Mercantile Exchange notched third straight gain on Wednesday, before the Federal Reserve announced the...

Six new ships of BSC earn Tk 140 crore

The six newly commissioned ships of Bangladesh Shipping Corporation (BSC) earned over Taka 140 crore till August of this year. The information was revealed at...

Solution to disputes with GP, Robi in 3 weeks: Finance Minister

Finance Minister AHM Mustafa Kamal on Wednesday said the disputes of mobile operators Grameenphone (GP) and Robi with Bangladesh Telecommunication Regulatory Commission (BTRC) over...

Bangladesh to become centre of greater Bengal economy: Japanese Ambassador

Outgoing Japanese Ambassador to Bangladesh Hiroyasu Izumi on Tuesday hoped that Bangladesh will become a developed and prosperous country as the centre of the...

Payra seaport to turn Bangladesh into major regional trade hub: Minister

Industries Minister Nurul Majid Mahmud Humayun on Monday said strategically important Payra seaport will make Bangladesh a major regional trade hub. He made the remarks...

Social movement must to stop money-laundering: Mannan

Planning Minister MA Mannan on Monday urged all to wage a social movement apart from raising awareness to prevent money-laundering. “People will have to launch...

ADB to provide around $ 5bn to Bangladesh for 2020-2022

The Asian Development Bank (ADB) will provide around $ 5bn to Bangladesh for 2020-2022, aiming to further strengthen its partnership to promote rapid, inclusive...

Morocco to host 24th UN World Tourism Organization General Assembly in...

Morocco will host the 24th edition of the UN World Tourism Organization (UNWTO) General Assembly in 2021, official news agency MAP said. Morocco was selected...

Saudi bourse slumps after oil facility attacks

Saudi shares slumped at the start of trading Sunday, the first session after drone attacks on two major oil facilities knocked out more than...

Climate crisis could see collapse of some economies: UN trade chief

United Nation’s trade chief has said climate change poses an “existential threat to commodity-dependent developing countries” and highlighted the need to diversify economies and...