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ADs can repatriate inward remittances against small value service: BB

DHAKA, May 2, 2017 (BSS) - Authorized Dealers (ADs) now can repatriate inward remittances against small value service exports in non-physical form including Information a...More...

Stocks see upward trend on higher transactions

DHAKA, May 2, 2017 (BSS) -Stocks saw upward trends on Tuesday as major indices of both Dhaka and Chittagong Stock Exchanges rose with higher transactions of some large-cap securities.

Among the ris...More...

GM says will be first to profit from electric cars

DETROIT, May 2, 2017 (BSS/AFP) - US auto giant General Motors is poised to become the first manufacturer to make a profit from electric vehicles, a GM executive predicted...More...

Ex Fed chief Bernanke says 3% US growth unlikely

WASHINGTON, May 2, 2017 (BSS/AFP) - The former head of the US Federal Reserve on Monday cast doubt on the Trump administration promise to expand the economy by three perc...More...

Deal reached on US spending, shutdown likely averted

WASHINGTON, May 1, 2017 (BSS/AFP) - US congressional leaders have reached a deal on a federal spending bill which if passed by lawmakers this week will avert a government shutdown, a top lawmaker an...More...

Muhith hints slashing corporate tax

DHAKA, April 30, 2017 (BSS)-Finance Minister AMA Muhith has hinted slashing the rate of corporate tax in the budget for fiscal year 2017-18.

"The government is th...More...