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Economic News

Stocks maintain upward trend with higher transaction

DHAKA, March 8, 2017 (BSS) - Stocks maintained upward trend on Wednesday as major indices of both Dhaka and Chittagong Stock Exchanges were found finishing upward tren...More...

Philippines aims for 'golden age of infrastructure'

MANILA, March 8, 2017 (BSS/AFP) - Desperately needed airports and trains are part of Philippine President Rodrigo Duterte's envisioned "golden age of infrastructure", bu...More...

Cyprus agrees gas exploration deals

NICOSIA, March 8, 2017 (BSS/AFP) - US energy giant ExxonMobil, Qatar
Petroleum, Italy's ENI and France's Total have successfully bid for rights to explore for oil and g...More...

'10pc rise in women workforce to raise 1pc GDP'

DHAKA, March 7, 2017 (BSS) - If Bangladesh can raise the participation of women in labour force by 10 percent within the next five years, it would play a role to drive the GDP growth by one percent...More...

DSEX crosses 5600-point mark again

DHAKA, Mar 7, 2017 (BSS) - The boarder price index of Dhaka Stock Exchange (DSE) today crossed the 5600-point mark again on higher transaction of large-cap securities.
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Australia leaves interest rates on hold

SYDNEY, March 7, 2017 (BSS/AFP) - Australia's central bank left interest rates at a record low of 1.50 percent Tuesday while striking an upbeat tone on the economy fol...More...