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Tokyo stocks open higher on ebbing Syria fears

TOKYO, Japan, April 13, 2018 (BSS/AFP) - Tokyo stocks opened higher on Friday, extending rallies in New York on receded fears over potential US-led military strikes in re...More...

FBCCI for slashing corporate tax, raising tax-free income ceiling

DHAKA, April 12, 2018 (BSS) - The Federation of Bangladesh Chambers of Commerce and Industry (FBCCI) today proposed slashing corporate tax by 2.50 percent and increasing ...More...

Jittery stock markets fall as Trump threatens Syria strikes

NEW YORK, April 12, 2018 (AFP) - Stock markets retreated on Wednesday as US President Donald Trump's vow to strike Syria over its alleged use of chemical weapons made i...More...

Bangladesh's economic outlook broadly optimistic, macroeconomic management sound; ADB

DHAKA, April 11, 2018 (BSS) - The Asian Development Bank (ADB) today said the economic outlook of Bangladesh remains broadly optimistic as the country's macroeconomic m...More...

NBR seeks business supports to increase tax-GDP ratio

DHAKA, April 11, 2018 (BSS) - National Board of Revenue (NBR) today sought the supports of the business community to increase the tax-GDP ratio for sustaining the countr...More...

Tokyo stocks flat at the open

TOKYO, April 11, 2018 (BSS/AFP) - Tokyo stocks opened flat Wednesday, taking a breather after rises the previous day as a conciliatory speech by Chinese President Xi Jinp...More...