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Economy News

Samsung Electronics reports record Q4 and full year profits

SEOUL, Jan 31, 2018 (BSS/AFP) - Samsung Electronics reported a 73 percent jump in its fourth quarter net profit on Wednesday, setting a record for any three-month perio...More...

China factory expansion slows again in January

BEIJING, Jan 31, 2018 (BSS/AFP) - China's manufacturing expansion slowed for the second consecutive month in January as slack demand hit the economy amid efforts to contr...More...

Blackstone agrees to stake in Thomson Reuters finance unit

NEW YORK, Jan 31, 2018 (BSS/AFP) - US private equity giant Blackstone has agreed to pay $17 billion for a majority stake in the financial services unit of Thomson Reuters...More...

Monetary policy time-befitting, helpful for development: experts

DHAKA, Jan 30, 2018 (BSS) - Leading business leaders, economists and bankers today observed that the new monetary policy is time-befitting and helpful for development i...More...

Tokyo stocks open lower after Wall Street falls

TOKYO, Jan 30, 2018 (BSS/AFP) - Tokyo stocks opened lower on Tuesday, with investor sentiment weighed down by a strong yen and a retreat from records on Wall Street.

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BB retains growth oriented stance in MPS for H2

DHAKA, Jan 29, 2018 (BSS) - Bangladesh Bank (BB) today announced its Monetary Policy Statement (MPS) for the second half (H2) of the financial year 2017-18 (FY18) proje...More...