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Tokyo stocks fall as N. Korea fires missile over Japan

TOKYO, Aug 29, 2017 (BSS/AFP) - Tokyo stocks fell in early Tuesday trading after North Korea launched a missile over Japan that the country's prime minister described as ...More...

Remittance inflow to rebound in FY18: BB

DHAKA, Aug 28, 2017 (BSS) - The flow of remittances into the country is expected to rebound in the current fiscal 2017-18 as Bangladesh Bank (BB) has taken some measur...More...

Rambutan fruit being cultivated commercially in Narsingdi

NARSINGDI, Aug 28, 2017 (BSS) - Commercial cultivation of Rambutan, a fruit variety which looks like a big size lichi, has started in Shibpur upazila of the district due...More...

Tokyo shares end morning in the red as yen picks up

TOKYO, Aug 28, 2017 (BSS/AFP) - Tokyo stocks lost early gains Monday morning as stronger yen weighed and investors waited for fresh trading cues after a closely watched ...More...

Labour wants to keep UK in single market in Brexit transition

LONDON, Aug 28, 2017 (AFP) - In a major policy shift, Britain's main opposition Labour party now backs staying in the European single market for a transitional period as...More...

Oil prices lift profit at China's Sinopec by 40%

SHANGHAI, Aug 28, 2017 (BSS/AFP) - Asia's biggest oil refiner Sinopec said its first-half net profit jumped more than 40.1 percent thanks to a rise in oil prices and stable growth in China's economy, ...More...