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Economic News

Hong Kong stocks tick up at open

HONG KONG, Sept 5, 2017 (BSS/AFP) - Hong Kong stocks edged up slightly in the first few minutes of trade Tuesday but investors remain on edge after North Korea's nuclear ...More...

Stocks maintain upward trend

DHAKA, Sept 4, 2017 (BSS)- Stocks maintained upward trend on both bourses on Monday, the opening day after three-day Eid vacation.

Share trading at Dhaka and Chitt...More...

BRICS meets in shadow of North Korea bombshell

XIAMEN, China, Sept 4, 2017 (BSS/AFP) - Chinese President Xi Jinping on Monday opens an annual summit of BRICS leaders that already has been upstaged by North Korea's lat...More...

Tofail for strengthening SAFTA, BIMSTEC to increase trade, investment

DHAKA, Sept 3, 2017 (BSS) - Commerce Minister Tofail Ahmed has emphasized on strengthening business alliances like the South Asian Free Trade Area (SAFTA) and Bay of Beng...More...

Asian markets mostly up as volatile week draws to close

HONG KONG, Sept 1, 2017 (BSS/AFP) - Asian markets headed into the weekend on a cautious note Friday, bringing an end to a volatile week, with eyes now fixed on the rel...More...

FTA with Sri Lanka in current tenure: Tofail

DHAKA, August 31, 2017 (BSS) - Commerce minister Tofail Ahmed said Bangladesh will sign free trade agreement (FTA) with Sri Lanka within the current tenure of the pres...More...