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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

Short variety coconut plants yield 4 times higher

DHAKA, Nov 6, 2017 (BSS) - The government has started distributing short and high-yielding coconut plants to farmers this exotic variety produces 200 nuts in a year as...More...

Malaysia digital economy company looking for more partners for DFTZ

KUALA LUMPUR, Nov. 6, 2017 (BSS/Xinhua) - Malaysia Digital Economy Corporation (MDEC), the country's government-backed agency in promoting digital economy, is in talks ...More...

Tokyo stocks open higher tracking gains in US

TOKYO, Nov 6, 2017 (BSS/AFP) - Tokyo stocks opened higher on Monday, as investors were encouraged by gains on Wall Street and brisk corporate results reported recently by...More...

Govt firm to provide spl facilitates for remittance senders: Minister

DHAKA, Nov 5, 2017 (BSS) - Expatriates Welfare and Overseas Employment Minister Nurul Islam, BSc, today said the present government is firm to provide special faciliti...More...

WB helps Bangladesh create more jobs, dev infrastructure

DHAKA, Nov 5, 2017 (BSS)- The World Bank (WB) will give Bangladesh US$457 million to help develop private sector-led infrastructure projects, as well as diversify export...More...

Honda to produce motorbike in Bangladesh next year

DHAKA, Nov 5, 2017 (BSS) - The Japanese Honda Motor Company has planned out a project to manufacture motorcycle in Bangladesh next year as the company's concern "Banglade...More...