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BEPRC signs deal with IDCOL, Rahimafrooz for study on solar power IDCOL, Rahimafrooz conduct study on solar power

Government wants to find a way for the solar plants to be used in pump operation so that this electricity could be utilised in a better way


Toshiba chairman quits over $3.4bn loss Toshiba chairman quits over $3.4bn loss

Earlier Toshiba delays issuing its results, but it then says it was set to report a net loss of 390bn yen ($3.4bn) in the year to March 2017


CEMS-Global and CCPIT-TEX to hold 11th DIFS 2017- Winter Edition CEMS-Global and CCPIT-TEX to hold 11th DIFS 2017- Winter Edition

CEMS Global organises exhibitions and is celebrating its 25 years of inception in the year 2017


Bangladesh seeks duty free market access to USA Bangladesh seeks duty free market access to USA

Bangladesh Ambassador to the USA Mohammad Ziauddin makes the call as he meets Congressman Ted S. Yoho in Washington D.C.


Credit Suisse narrows 4Q loss ahead of US settlement


Credit Suisse narrows 4Q loss ahead of US settlement

The bank said Tuesday its fourth-quarter loss narrowed to 2.35 billion Swiss francs ($2.34 billion)


Bashundhara Paper makes country self-reliant in paper production Bashundhara Paper makes country self-reliant in paper production

“Bashundhara paper grabs a major share of the market since its inception, and now the company is exporting paper abroad, Mustafizur Rahman says


Rice price spike in Khulna markets stings buyers Rice price spike in Khulna markets

Besides, wholesalers could not import rice from India, Myanmar and Thailand over the last one year as the government imposed a 28 percent import duty


Fake currency detection mobile phone hits market Fake currency detection mobile phone hits market

A new mobile phone named "Digo Detector" has been introduced in the market with fake currency detection feature for the first time in the country


Consumer panel rejects overcharging plea against Ola, Uber Consumer panel rejects overcharging plea against Ola, Uber

The petition was filed against ANI Technologies Pvt Ltd, which runs Ola, Uber India Systems Pvt Ltd


Walton posts 56pc sales growth in DITF-17 Walton posts 56pc sales growth in DITF-17

Walton authority says the overall sales of Walton brand products in DITF-17 were jumped to Tk 12.16 crore from the sales of Tk 7.82 crore in DITF-16


India to remove cash withdrawal limits India to remove cash withdrawal limits

Limits on cash withdrawals will be removed entirely from March 13, India's central bank said Wednesday,…


Traders sell imported fish in the name of local hilsa Burmese hilsa floods markets

Many customers are being tempted with several fish verities imported from Myanmar that they would not otherwise buy at such hefty prices


SCB’s co-branded credit cards launched with Grameenphone SCB’s co-branded credit cards launched with GP

Standard Chartered Bank has recently launched co-branded credit cards with Grameenphone Ltd. This co-branded…


Bangladesh Bank governor for improving Bangladesh's doing business status BB governor for improving BD's doing business status

He asks bankers to ensure proper banking services in their banks for bringing down the country's position in doing business ranking


Government to protect salt farmers’ interest: Tofail Govt to protect salt farmers’ interest: Tofail

Tofail Ahmed says when BNP was in power fertilizer was smuggled to Myanmar and salt was imported from there


Apple beats Xiaomi in China, Oppo leads Apple beats Xiaomi in China

Oppo, which shipped 78.4 million phones -- more than double the 35.4 million it shipped in 2015


Dhaka International Trade Fair deviates from key objectives DITF deviates from key objectives

Insiders say, to some extent, the annual trade event turns into a mess as some items lacking international standards are put on display at the fair


CEAT to set up tyre plant in Bangladesh CEAT to set up tyre plant in Bangladesh

The factory run by a joint-venture would be located in the central region of Bhaluka, Mymensingh


Unilever remains top employer pick Unilever remains top employer pick

Nielsen conducts the survey in 2015 among business students across the country where Unilever topped the list as the most preferred employer


Walton achieves first prize in best taxpayer, premier pavilion category Walton achieves first prize as best taxpayer

Authorities select Walton pavilion as the best for its eye-catching construction, outstanding exterior design, attractive interior decoration


Banking commission by end of govt tenure: Muhith Banking commission by end of govt tenure: Muhith

He says a banking commission will be constituted in the last year of the tenure of present government, which will be implemented by the new government


Japan's Honda upgrades full-year outlook on weak yen Japan's Honda upgrades outlook on weak yen

The company forecasts net profit will hit 545 billion yen ($4.8 billion) for the fiscal year through March


bKash offers 10% cash back in ‘Ekushey Book Fair’ bKash offers 10% cash back in ‘Ekushey Book Fair’

A total of 112 leading publishing houses will accept bKash payment at the book fair which began on February 1, 2017 at the Bangla Academy premises


Indo-Bangla automakers can set up joint ventures: Shringla Indo-Bangla automakers can set up joint ventures: Shringla

Shringla says, Indian automobile manufacturers have already set up plants in Bangladesh and others are in the process of establishing their presence


Ashok Leyland announces new assembly plant in Bangladesh Ashok Leyland announces new assembly plant in Bangladesh

With the inauguration of this new plant, the company expects to make significant inroads into this region


Bonanza in fridge and TV sales at Walton Pavilion Bonanza in fridge and TV sales at Walton Pavilion

Walton officials says, marketing highest standard products at affordable rates resulted in gaining customers’ attention on Walton brand


Naphtha tender gets best offer from Vitol Naphtha tender gets best offer from Vitol

Vitol quotes the best price among four companies competing in the tender for the cargo, scheduled to load over Feb. 20-22 on a free-on-board basis


Dyeing factories without Effluent Treatment Plant to face action Dyeing factories without ETP to face action

The decision comes in a bid to stop pollution in rivers including the Buriganga in and around the capital


Dhaka International Trade Fair will end on Feb 4 DITF to end on Feb 4

"The fair will continue for four more days to meet the demand of the traders," Commerce Minister Tofail Ahmed tells journalists


Gold futures edge up on positive global cues Gold futures edge up on positive global cues

Gold prices were higher by 0.18 per cent to Rs 28,3184 per 10 grams in futures trading today as participants…


Toyota loses top-selling automaker crown in 2016 Toyota loses top-selling automaker crown in 2016

The German automaker Volkswagen moves back into the top spot despite being hit by a massive emissions cheating scandal that rocked its reputation


Stocks face major corrections to open week Stocks face major corrections to open week

All the indices at Dhaka Stock Exchange (DSE) and Chittagong Stock Exchange (CSE) nosedives to finish the week's opening session in red


Bill Gates' 3 secrets to extraordinary success Bill Gates' 3 secrets to extraordinary success

This story fits with the widely-held notion that coming up with a ‘big idea’ is what it takes to accomplish a lot, and become very wealthy


Bashundhara Paper Mills Ltd honours 10 of its distributors 10 Bashundhara Paper distributors honoured

Bashundhara Group director Yeasha Sobhan hands over crests to the distributors who were awarded at the ceremony


Bangladesh Bank to unveil monetary policy for H2 Sunday BB to unveil monetary policy Sunday

The governor would also brief journalists about the focus areas of the MPS, a central bank release says


Microsoft beats 2Q forecasts as focus shifts from Windows Microsoft beats Street 2Q forecasts

Microsoft says it earned $5.2 billion, or 66 cents per share, in the final three months of the year, up from $5.02 billion a year earlier


Walton aims to begin new era in producing hi-tech appliances in 2017 Walton aims beginning of hi-tech appliances production

Walton undertakes such massive initiatives with the aim of commencing a new horizon in the country’s hi-tech products manufacturing technology


SIBL opens ATM booth at ICCB SIBL opens ATM booth at ICCB

Vice-Chairman of Bashundhara Group Shafiat Sobhan Sanvir inaugurates the new ATM booth at the main gate of the ICCB on Thursday


Walton's compressor factory operation to start in March next Walton to start compressor factory this year

The long-cherished desire is likely to come to end in March this year with the official inauguration of the compressor factory

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