Dhaka, Friday, February 24, 2017

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Economic News

Govt working relentlessly to promote trade, business: Officials

RANGPUR, Feb 24, 2017 (BSS) - Officials of the Ministry of Commerce at a meeting here have said the present government has been working relentlessly to promote int...More...

Tokyo stocks open lower on strong yen

TOKYO, Feb 24, 2017 (AFP) - Tokyo stocks opened lower Friday as a strong yen weighed on exporters and Wall Street had a mixed performance.

The blue-chip Dow Jones I...More...

IMF warns against pretending 'upayable debts' can be paid

WASHINGTON, Feb 24, 2017 (BSS/AFP) - In a not so subtle jab at European officials and their dealings with Greece, the IMF on Thursday issued a warning against pretending ...More...

Stocks finish week maintaining upward trend

DHAKA, Feb 23, 2017 (BSS)-Stocks finished the week on Thursday maintaining upward trend with rising participation of investors.

The trade value at DSE increased to Tk 1,333.15 crore from the last ...More...

Too many authorities, bureaucracy hamper Dhaka's infrastructure dev:

DHAKA, Feb 23, 2017 (BSS)- Mentioning that too many authorities and bureaucracy sometimes hamper speedy infrastructure development of Dhaka, a World Bank (WB) economist favored preparing a proper p...More...

Weak oil shares pressure US stocks; Dow hits record

NEW YORK, Feb 23, 2017 (BSS/AFP) - Petroleum-linked shares fell Wednesday on lower oil prices, pressuring US stocks, as the Federal Reserve minutes showed officials expec...More...