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LATEST NEWS

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

China factory activity slows in October

BEIJING, Oct 31, 2017 (BSS/AFP) - Chinese manufacturing expansion slowed in October after two consecutive months of acceleration, official data showed Tuesday, as weak ...More...

BD needs to remove trade-related barriers to attract FDI: US envoy

DHAKA, Oct 30, 2017 (BSS)-Bangladesh needs to take steps to remove some major barriers, including corruption, cumbersome customs procedures, unfair trade, unnecessary ...More...

a2i, Mastercard, Bank Asia ink MoU for DFS

DHAKA, Oct 30, 2017 (BSS) - With a view to tap the unbanked rural people and make the digital payment services accessible through Union Digital Centers (UDCs), Access t...More...

BKMEA wins South Asian Business Excellence Award

DHAKA, Oct 30, 2017 (BSS) - Bangladesh Knitwear Manufacturers and Exporters Association (BKMEA) won South Asian Business Excellence Award-2017 for ensuring work place saf...More...

Stocks perform mixed on large cap securities

DHAKA, Oct 30, 2017 (BSS) - Stocks performed mixed on Monday with major indices finishing flat on higher activities of some large cap securities despite decline in the da...More...

HSBC Q3 profits up five-fold to $4.6 bn on booming Asia

HONG KONG, Oct 30, 2017 (BSS/AFP) - Profits at banking giant HSBC leapt five fold in the third quarter to $4.6 billion, the company said Monday, as business booms in A...More...