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Sunday, September 22, 2019

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...

WB: Absence of well-functioning authority hampers access to basic needs

Absence of a well functioning local government institution in Bangladesh seriously constrained access to quality education, healthcare, safe drinking water and sanitation, particularly in...

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...

State minister: Delta Plan implementation must for becoming developed nation

State Minister for Shipping Khalid Mahmud Chowdhury has said the dream of becoming a developed country will only come true when the Bangladesh Delta...

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...

IBBL opens agent banking outlet in Gazipur

Islami Bank Bangladesh Limited (IBBL) recently inaugurated its agent banking outlet at Ghagotiachala Bazar area in Gazipur. The opening programme was presided over by Abu...

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...

BIDA chief Kazi Aminul retires

It was extraordinary when top bureaucrats of different ministries sat outside Dhaka in a resort in the north-east Habiganj district in Jan 2017 and...

Mirsarai economic zone is all set to provide gas

The Mirsarai economic zone is all set to provide gas connections to industrial units which are taking shape inside it. The zone’s gas distribution capacity...

Bangladesh must negotiate more for BRI opportunities: Speakers

Speakers at a conference on Sunday emphasised negotiation with China about opportunities of Belt and Road Initiative (BRI) since it is very important for...