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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...

Lloyds facing up to £1.8bn in fresh PPI costs

Lloyds Banking Group is facing an extra bill of up to £1.8bn to cover a late rush of claims for the mis-selling of Payment...

US-China trade war shows no sign of ending

The year-long US-China trade war escalated dramatically in August. Now the world is watching to see whether new tariffs that kick in this weekend will bring...

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...

Gold futures extend gains on economical worries, weaker greenback

Gold futures on the COMEX division of the New York Mercantile Exchange rose on Wednesday, as the precious metal was boosted by economic worries...

UK PM Johnson loses key vote on Brexit

British lawmakers defeated Boris Johnson in parliament on Tuesday in a bid to prevent him taking Britain out of the EU without a divorce...

Youths urged to invest in promoting Jamdani

Speakers at a seminar on Saturday called upon young generation to be innovative entrepreneurs to promote the country’s Jamdani sarees, an intangible cultural heritage...

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...

Siemens just borrowed billions

iemens just borrowed $1.6 billion without offering a penny in interest. it's another sign that investors are betting that rates are going to fall even further...

BRTC to offload 49pc share, cabinet clears bill

The Cabinet on Monday approved the draft of ‘Bangladesh Road Transport Corporation Bill, 2019’ to offload 49 percent share of the corporation in the...