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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

Oil prices end lower but hover around highest levels since 2015

NEW YORK, Nov. 11, 2017 (BSS/Xinhua) - Oil prices closed lower on Friday, but still hovered around their highest level since the summer of 2015.

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Trade ministers agree Asia-Pacific trade pact without US

DANANG, Vietnam, Nov 11, 2017 (BSS/AFP) - Trade ministers from 11 Asia-Pacific countries agreed Saturday to press ahead with a major trade deal without the United State...More...

Hong Kong stocks track Wall St down at open

HONG KONG, Nov 10, 2017 (BSS/AFP) - Shares eased in the first few minutes of Hong Kong trade Friday, in line with a broad Asian sell-off following losses on Wall Street.
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Mobile banking affects inflow of remittances through banking channel: BIBM

DHAKA, Nov 09, 2017 (BSS)-Inflow of remittance through banking channel is falling as sending money home by migrant workers through informal channel like mobile banking ...More...

More Japanese companies keen to invest in Bangladesh

DHAKA, Nov 9, 2017 (BSS) - Japanese Ambassador to Bangladesh Hiroyasu Izumi today said the Japanese investors are keen to invest in Bangladesh considering the lucrative o...More...

Stocks close week up on higher transactions

DHAKA, Nov 9, 2017 (BSS) - Stocks ended the week on Thursday upward with rising trend of major price indices at Dhaka and Chittagong Stock Exchanges on higher transaction...More...