Trade through Burimari land port to remain suspended for 6 days By Sun Online Desk | Last Updated: 11th May, 2021, 18:04

The export-import activities through Burimari land port  in Lalmonirhat will remain suspended for six days from Wednesday 

Trade through Burimari land port to remain suspended for 6 days

Walton starts exporting products to Maldives with ACs Walton starts exporting products to Maldives with ACs

In a latest move of its global presence, the Bangladeshi brand has added Maldives to its export country list


Boeing's 737 Max aircraft under scrutiny again Boeing's 737 Max aircraft under scrutiny again

Boeing and the US regulator, the Federal Aviation Administration say they are working closely to address the issue


Gold price jumps by Tk 2,333 per bhori Gold price jumps by Tk 2,333 per bhori

Bangladesh sees further hike in gold price due to shortage of import as the international flights remained suspended amid the lockdown


101 carat diamond to be auctioned in Geneva jewellery sale 101 carat diamond to be auctioned in Geneva jewellery sale

The diamond could fetch between 12 and 18 million Swiss francs ($19.96 million) when it goes under the hammer at Christie’s on May 12


Wendy's: Burger giant plans return to the UK after 20 years US burger giant Wendy's in UK return after 20 years

Wendy's, famous for square burgers, plans up to 400 outlets nationwide creating at least 12,000 jobs, although that could take many years


Janata Bank distributes relief among poor in Khulna Janata Bank distributes relief among poor in Khulna

Swadhinata Bankers’ Parishad of Janata Bank Limited organised the relief distribution programme


Jashim Uddin new FBCCI President Jashim Uddin new FBCCI President

Following the biennial election held on May 5, the primary results were announced by the election board on Sunday


Export growth will return to old trend after COVID-19 situation Export growth will return to old trend after COVID-19 situation

Commerce Minister Tipu Munshi on said that the slow growth trend in the export earnings due to the COVID-19 pandemic would go away in the post pandemic era


Bangladeshis on top in calls among foreign markets for BiP Bangladeshis on top in calls among foreign markets for BiP

Underlining the importance of the Bangladeshi market, AKINCI said Bangladeshi users have welcomed BiP warmly from the very first day on


Doctors for raising tobacco tax to protect public health Doctors for raising tobacco tax to protect public health

Scores of prominent doctors have urged the government to hike tobacco tax in the budget to protect public health


Mark Zuckerberg buys 600 acres in Hawaii for $53 Million Mark Zuckerberg buys 600 acres in Hawaii for $53 Million

When it comes to real estate, Facebook’s Mark Zuckerberg has an extensive portfolio. He owns a $7 million home in Palo Alto


PayPal earnings soar on e-commerce boom PayPal earnings soar on e-commerce boom

PayPal on Wednesday reported record quarterly profit as the online financial transactions service


Ziaur Rahman joins Prime Bank as DMD Ziaur Rahman joins Prime Bank as DMD

Prior to his joining Prime Bank Limited, he served at Dhaka Bank Limited as Senior Executive Vice-President


No new tender under Public Works Division until June 30 No new tender under Public Works Division until June 30

Cabinet Committee on Public Purchase at a meeting on Wednesday put the moratorium as there is no enough time to implement


India authorises 5G trials without Huawei, ZTE India authorises 5G trials without Huawei, ZTE

Huawei and ZTE were not among the 5G developers listed


GREE Air Conditioner wins Global Cooling Prize GREE Air Conditioner wins Global Cooling Prize

One of the country’s large home appliance manufacturer and distributer, Electro Mart Limited is the sole distributer of Gree air conditioner in local market


Walton TV launches ‘Eid Mega Sale’ with special discounts Walton TV launches ‘Eid Mega Sale’ with special discounts

Walton TV has a 6-month replacement benefits with a 4-year replacement guarantee in panel


Pfizer expects Covid vaccine demand for years Pfizer expects Covid vaccine demand for years

Revenue from the treatment is expected to hit $26bn this year - accounting for more than one third of Pfizer's sales


G7 pushes solidarity to tackle global threats G7 pushes solidarity to tackle global threats

G7 foreign ministers meet in London for their first face-to-face talks in more than two years on Tuesday


UK, India to start formal free trade agreement talks within month
UK, India to start formal free trade agreement talks within month

With its massive population and growing economy, India has been high on London's list of trade deal targets since Britain left the European Union last year
 


Walton AC registers 450pc sales growth in Jan-April’21 Walton AC registers 450pc sales growth in Jan-April’21

Walton AC’s turbomode cools the room quickly


Investor Warren Buffett names Berkshire Hathaway successor Business tycoon Buffett names Berkshire Hathaway successor

Buffett has confirmed that Berkshire Hathaway's vice-chairman, Greg Abel, will succeed him as chief executive


Billionaire Vinod Khosla pledges $10 million for oxygen supplies to Indian hospitals Indian billionaire pledges $10m for oxygen supplies to Indian hospitals

The Khosla Family is adding USD 10 million to @GiveIndia to its previous commitment as a match and hoping others will join in this urgent need


Abul Kalam Azad made commissioner of WEF Abul Kalam Azad made commissioner of WEF

The WEF is collaborating with the Government of Colombia on a new global initiative that will support city governments, businesses and citizens around the world to create an urban development model 


Bacon and copper lead commodity price surge Bacon and copper lead commodity price surge

For oil, global demand is accelerating with the reopening of economies following the pandemic shutdowns


Bidi workers appeal for help to preserve their livelihoods Bidi workers appeal for help to preserve their livelihoods

The Bidi (Tobaco) workers on Saturday urged the government to take necessary measures to save the industry’s workers


Projects must be implemented before timelines: Nasrul Projects must be implemented before timelines: Nasrul

Stressing on implementing projects before scheduled timeframe, State Minister for Power, Energy and Mineral Resources


TECNO SPARK 7 PRO with 90HZ Display, HELIO G80, 48MP Triple Cameras Announced TECNO SPARK 7 PRO with 90HZ Display, HELIO G80, 48MP Triple Cameras

It is the most powerful phone in the Spark series from the brand


Samsung: Handsets push profits to pre-pandemic highs Samsung: Handsets push profits to pre-pandemic highs

The Korean giant's net profits rose 46.3pc compared to the same quarter in 2020 to 7.1trn won ($6.4bn ; £4.6bn)


Countrywide Boro paddy procurement begins Countrywide Boro paddy procurement begins

The government on Wednesday started the procurement of Boro paddy and rice across the country


Maruti Suzuki shuts down plants to make Oxygen for medical needs

Maruti Suzuki shuts down plants to make Oxygen for medical needs

The company advanced its annual maintenance shutdown to May 1 through May 9 from earlier plan of June


Google owner sees record profits as lockdown boom continues Google owner sees record profits as lockdown boom continues

Net profit jumped by 162pc to a record $17.9bn in the three months to March as advertising revenue swelled by a third


BGMEA President discusses trade issues with EU Ambassador BGMEA President discusses trade issues with EU Ambassador

European Union Ambassador to Bangladesh Rensje Teerink made a courtesy call on BGMEA President Faruque Hassan at BGMEA office


Russia fines Apple $12 mn for 'abusing' dominant position Russia fines Apple $12 mn for 'abusing' dominant position

Federal Anti-Monopoly Service said in a statement announcing the fine of more than 906 million rubbles


Shopping trips in UK set to fuel economic rebound Shopping trips in UK set to fuel economic rebound

Separate research suggests that the UK's economy will grow at its fastest rate on record this year, helped by the rebound in consumer spending


Former Maruti Suzuki MD Jagdish Khattar dies due to heart attack Former Maruti Suzuki MD Jagdish Khattar dies due to heart attack

Former bureaucrat and Managing Director of automobile major Maruti Suzuki Jagdish Khattar passed away


Singapore and Hong Kong to open travel bubble Singapore, Hong Kong to open travel bubble

The long delayed travel bubble was first slated to begin in November, but was suspended after a sudden spike of Covid infections in Hong Kong


Vebitcoin: Turkey arrests four people after cryptocurrency collapses Second cryptocurrency platform closes in Turkey

Increasing numbers of people are opting to use cryptocurrencies in Turkey in an attempt to protect their savings from a sharp decline in the value of the local currency, the lira


Delta plans to buy 25 Airbus planes amid expected travel rebound Delta plans to buy 25 Airbus planes amid expected travel rebound

The new planes would be delivered in the first half of 2022

Top