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Economic News

Empire 2.0? Commonwealth eyes post-Brexit trade boost

LONDON, March 13, 2017 (BSS/AFP) - With Britain on the brink of triggering its EU exit talks, the country and its historic trading partners in the Commonwealth are sizing up an opportunity to boost...More...

Stocks ease up to open week

DHAKA, March 12, 2017 (BSS) - Stocks eased Sunday to open week with a positive note when the daily transaction surged on active participation of some large-cap securities.

Over 38 crore shares cha...More...

Flourishing of rural small, cottage industries stressed

RANGPUR, March 12, 2017 (BSS) Speakers here underscored that small,cottage and handloom industries in rural areas can promote trade and business while creating job oppo...More...

Stargazing keeps tourism looking up

BERLIN, March 12, 2017 (BSS/AFP) - With urbanisation gaining pace and air pollution clouding the view in major cities, contemplating the stars in a pitch-black sky is fas...More...

Ivanka Trump is exception to dad's 'Buy American' rule

BEIJING, March 12, 2017 (BSS/AFP) - In his January inauguration speech, US President Donald Trump made a seemingly straightforward pledge: "We will follow two simple rule...More...

Volkswagen looks to team up with Tata in India

FRANKFURT AM MAIN, March 11, 2017 (BSS/AFP) - German carmaker Volkswagen and India's Tata Motors plan a future "strategic partnership" in the subcontinent to jointly deve...More...