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Economic News

BHP returns to profit, to sell US shale assets

SYDNEY, Aug 22, 2017 (BSS/AFP) - BHP reported a return to profit Tuesday as strong commodity prices helped it bounce back from a large loss last year, with the mining gia...More...

Bangladesh improves by 28 points in money laundering index

DHAKA, Aug 21, 2017 (BSS) - Bangladesh has achieved remarkable success in combating money laundering and terror financing, with improving its position by 28 points, acc...More...

BB eases financing process for importing industrial raw materials

DHAKA, Aug 21, 2017 (BSS) - Bangladesh Bank (BB) has eased the process of issuing repayment guarantee for facilitating import of industrial raw materials.

"To fac...More...

Stocks see up on large-cap vibe

DHAKA, Aug 21, 2017 (BSS)- Stocks saw upward trend on Monday as major indices of both Dhaka and Chittagong Stock Exchanges were found rising trend with higher activities...More...

Bumper vegetable output makes Joypurhat farmers happy

JOYPURHAT, Aug 21, 2017 (BSS) - Bumper vegetable production and getting its fair prices, round the year, have brought smile on the faces of farmers in all five upazilas...More...

Myanmar calls for preserving fresh water lake to promote ecotourism

YANGON, Aug. 21, 2017 (BSS/Xinhua) - Myanmar's Tourism Federation has called for preserving Indawgyi Lake, the country's largest fresh water lake in Mohnyin, northernmost...More...