Dhaka, Friday, November 24, 2017

LATEST NEWS

National : ** Bangladesh, Myanmar sign MoU on Rohingya repatriation **   |   National : ** Army to play role in public welfare activities, continuation of democracy: PM hopes ** 100 technical schools, colleges to be set up by 2019 **   |   International : Zimbabwe's next leader prepares to take power ** Three bodies found in Colombia after wreck of boat from Venezuela ** Notorious gang 'behead man' near Washington ** 5 killed, 3 injured in central China scaffold collapse   |   

Economy News

Stocks witness flat on lower transactions

DHAKA, Nov 15, 2017 (BSS) - Stock markets witnessed flat on Wednesday when daily transactions declined on lower demand.

The day's trade value at DSE declined to Ta...More...

Largest diamond ever auctioned sold for record $34 mn in Geneva

GENEVA, Nov 15, 2017 (BSS/AFP) - The largest diamond ever offered at auction went under the hammer in Geneva Tuesday evening for nearly $34 million, a world record for a...More...

Per capita income rises to $1,610

DHAKA, Nov 14, 2017 (BSS) - The per capita income rose by US$ 145 to US$ 1,610 in fiscal year 2016-17 from US$ 1,465 in FY16, according to Bangladesh Bureau of Statisti...More...

Remittance of first four months surges by 6.9 per cent

SANGSAD BHABAN, Nov 14, 2017 (BSS) - The remittance of the first four months till October in the current fiscal 2017-2018 surged by 6.9 per cent more compared to the r...More...

Stocks see upward trend on higher transactions

DHAKA, Nov 14, 2017 (BSS) - Stocks witnessed upward trends on Tuesday as major indices of both Dhaka and Chittagong Stock Exchanges rose up on higher transactions.

...More...

China factory output slows as government cracks down on pollution

BEIJING, Nov 14, 2017 (BSS/AFP) - China's industrial output slowed in October, official data showed Tuesday, as authorities fight smog by clamping down on pollution pro...More...