CAAB team flying to US for Dhaka-NY flight resumption By Sohel Hossain Patwary | Last Updated: 10th July, 2018, 00:00

A team of Civil Aviation Authority of Bangladesh (CAAB) is likely to visit the USA soon to persuade the international aviation authorities with latest updates to reopen direct the flight operation between…

CAAB team flying to US for Dhaka-NY flight resumption

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Cabinet approves draft agriculture policy Cabinet approves draft agriculture policy

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BB to meet

economists

tomorrow BB to meet economists tomorrow

Bangladesh Bank (BB) will hold a consultation meeting with economists and business leaders on Wednesday…


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bankers asked to attain efficiency Probationary bankers asked to attain efficiency

RAJSHAHI: Experts have asked newly recruited bankers to show professional skills and efficiency in performing…


Deficient monsoon slows 
sowing of paddy in India
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NEW DELHI: With the patchy progress of southwest monsoon rains, 8 percent below ‘normal’…


Abdul Hai new DMD of Premier Bank Abdul Hai new DMD of Premier Bank

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Export to USA sees 2.64pc growth in July-April Export to USA sees 2.64pc growth in July-April

Export earnings from the USA, one of Bangladesh’s key destinations, witnessed 2.64 percent growth…


News of the day News of the day

The Indian rupee appreciated by 30 paise to 68.57 against the US dollar in early trade on Monday at…


China’s economic fundamentals 
point towards high-quality dev China’s economic fundamentals point towards high-quality dev

BEIJING: Although China's growth data for the first half of the year is yet to be released, a glimpse…


UK foreign investment projects see 26pc fall in 2017 UK foreign investment projects see 26pc fall in 2017

LONDON: Britain's lead as the top European destination for international investment in financial…


Dubai business activity 
softens in June Dubai business activity softens in June

DUBAI: Business growth in Dubai’s non-oil private sector economy eased in June from a 40-month…


Mideast sovereigns increase 
private market allocations Mideast sovereigns increase private market allocations

Dubai: Middle East sovereigns are the most committed users of active management, with an average of…


Asian markets rise again after strong US jobs data Asian markets rise again after strong US jobs data

HONG KONG: Asian markets rallied on Monday, extending their gains at the end of last week, following…


Iran’s non-oil

trade with

BRICS grows

by 7.4pc in value Iran’s non-oil trade with BRICS grows by 7.4pc in value

TEHRAN: Iran’s non-oil trade with the BRICS nations declined 8.68 percent in volume but increased…


China's forex

reserves rebound

in June China's forex reserves rebound in June

BEIJING: China's foreign exchange reserves stood at 3.1121 trillion U.S. dollars at the end of June,…


Chinese yuan

weakens

against dollar Chinese yuan weakens against dollar

BEIJING: The central parity rate of the Chinese currency renminbi, or the yuan, weakened 57 basis points…


News of the day News of the day

Bank of Japan Governor Haruhiko Kuroda on Monday stressed that the central bank would maintain its ultra-loose…


US puts global 
economic recovery 
at risk with tariffs US puts global economic recovery at risk with tariffs

Beijing: The US is launching a trade war that no one will come out of as a winner, Chinese officials…


Global stocks rally 
continues apace Global stocks rally continues apace

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Ajman Bank reports 
53pc Q2 profit rise Ajman Bank reports 53pc Q2 profit rise

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‘US-China trade war to 
impact S’pore’s economy’ ‘US-China trade war to impact S’pore’s economy’

BEIJING: The ongoing trade conflict between the US and China – the two largest economies in the…


China’s regulator tells 
banks to cut lending 
rates for small firms
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China’s economy 
predicted to expand 6.7pc in H1 China’s economy predicted to expand 6.7pc in H1

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Crude oil market 
watching closely 
geopolitical tension Crude oil market watching closely geopolitical tension

HOUSTON: In the week ending July 6, oil market has been closely watching the tension between Saudi Arabia,…


Shares in China’s Xiaomi 
dip on Hong Kong debut Shares in China’s Xiaomi dip on Hong Kong debut

HONG KONG: Chinese smartphone giant Xiaomi fell on its Hong Kong stock debut Monday, following a long-awaited…


US Bank loan

funds see

outflows for first

time in 20 weeks US Bank loan funds see outflows for first time in 20 weeks

New York: US Bank loan funds saw the first week of outflows after 19 consecutive weeks of inflows as…


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stocks down Price fall in large caps drives stocks down

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India taps RBI to track financial transactions India taps RBI to track financial transactions

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Amazon to bring 1,700 
jobs to Italy in 2018 Amazon to bring 1,700 jobs to Italy in 2018

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India Inc to post 12.8pc 
revenue growth in Q1 India Inc to post 12.8pc revenue growth in Q1

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IBBL holds

clients'

get-together

in Barishal IBBL holds clients' get-together in Barishal

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Southeast Bank, Daraz sign deal Southeast Bank, Daraz sign deal

Southeast Bank Limited signed an agreement with Daraz Bangladesh Limited for ‘Online Payment Processing’…


DMCB opens branch at

Mathbaria DMCB opens branch at Mathbaria

Dhaka Mercantile Co-operative Bank Limited (DMCB) opened the 128th branch of the bank at Mathbaria in…


Taka drops against euro, pound Taka drops against euro, pound

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Corporate Corner Corporate Corner

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