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Cuba reports banner tourism year in 2016

HAVANA, Jan 1, 2017 (BSS/AFP) - Cuba welcomed a record four million tourists in 2016, up 13 percent over last year, with much of the increase thanks to a crush of visitor...More...

11 companies offer IPOs of Taka 849.30 cr in 2016

DHAKA, Dec 31, 2016 (BSS) - The primary share market was steady in 2016 with 11 companies offering IPOs (initial public offering) to go to public for sourcing necessary funds, according to information...More...

India to provide additional 80 megawatt electricity to Nepal from January 1

KATHMANDU, Dec. 31, 2016 (BSS/Xinhua) - India will supply an additional 80 megawatt of electricity from January 1, 2017 to Nepal, to minimize the energy crisis in the H...More...

Brave investors rake big returns on Brazil stocks in 2016

SAO PAULO, Dec 31, 2016 (BSS/AFP) - It was a surprisingly great year for investors brave enough to put money in Brazilian stocks, even though the country spent 2016 flo...More...

Indian rupee window closes as Modi eyes key poll

MUMBAI, Dec 30, 2016 (BSS/AFP) - A deadline for Indians to deposit invalid rupee notes at banks closes on Friday as attention turns towards the potential political ramif...More...

Stocks finish year upward with higher transaction

DHAKA, Dec 29, 2016 (BSS) - Stocks finished the year 2016 upward on Thursday with rising trend of price index driven mainly higher transaction of some large-cap securities including engineering, pharm...More...