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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...

PM to inaugurate 3rd IORA Blue Economy Ministerial Conference Thursday

Prime Minister Sheikh Hasina is scheduled to inaugurate the Indian Ocean Rim Association (IORA) Blue Economy Ministerial Conference (BEC-III) on Thursday morning. Member States of...

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...

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...

Loans, departures mark final day of transfers in Germany

German clubs resisted any last-minute splurges as loan deals and departures dominated the final day of the transfer window on Monday. Hertha Berlin signed winger...

Lebanese officials declare state of economic emergency

Lebanon's political leaders declared what they called an economic state of emergency Monday following a meeting aimed at finding a solution to the country's...

Argentina imposes currency controls to support economy

Argentina has imposed currency controls in an attempt to stabilise markets as the country faces a deepening financial crisis. The government will restrict foreign currency...

New markets, new goods: PM

  Prime Minister Sheikh Hasina on Sunday promised all out assistance to expand the export basket and said the business community should add new products...

NBR collects Tk 142cr through ADR

The Large Taxpayers Unit (LTU) under the Value Added Tax (VAT) Department of the National Board of Revenue (NBR) collected Taka 142.12 crore in...

Dhaka to host ‘Showcase Malaysia’ from Dec 3

The Bangladesh-Malaysia Chamber of Commerce and Industry (BMCCI) is going to organise “Showcase Malaysia” at Pan Pacific Sonargaon in the city from December 3...