Gold prices decrease by Tk 1,166 per bhari By Sun Online Desk | Last Updated: 2nd December, 2020, 12:19

The new prices will come into effect from today

Gold prices decrease by Tk 1,166 per bhari

Singles Day: Luxury brands jump on China's shopping event Luxury brands jump on China's retail extravaganza

Singles Day is created by Chinese online retail platform Alibaba


China to clamp down on internet giants China to curb on internet giants

The new rules could affect homegrown tech giants like Alibaba, Ant Group and Tencent, as well as food delivery platform Meituan


PDB fears loss amid BEZA’s move to use non-grid power 

PDB fears loss amid BEZA’s move to use non-grid power

BEZA plans to set up series of commercial electricity or captive power plants under own supervision in the economic zones bypassing PDB


McDonald's to introduce plant-based burgers and fast food McDonald's to introduce plant-based burgers and fast food

McDonald's has tested out a plant-based burger in Canada with Beyond Meat - a producer of plant-based meat


BTRC eyes $2.8m from metrorail for 10mhz spectrum BTRC eyes $2.8m from metrorail for 10mhz spectrum

Dhaka Mass Rapid Transit Development Project (Line-6) is supposed to come intro operation in 2024


“Ecommerce Mover’s Award goes to Evaly” “Ecommerce Mover’s Award goes to Evaly”

The award is given for the special contribution through ecommerce during the Corona epidemic


'Biden Bounce' sees Japan shares hit 29-year high 'Biden Bounce' sees Japan shares hit 29-year high

Stock markets across Asia also saw healthy gains with a positive sentiment in Australia, China and Hong Kong


Lawsuit filed against Mr Baker for evasion of VAT Tk 80 crore

Lawsuit filed against Mr Baker for evasion of VAT Tk 80 crore

The VAT intelligence officials unearthed that the bakery was operating business without maintaining any sales record

 


Bentley reveals plan to go fully electric by 2030 Bentley reveals plan to go fully electric by 2030

 Volkswagen-owned Bentley also aims to be completely carbon neutral across its manufacturing within a decade


Walmart says selling Argentina operations, taking $1 bn loss Walmart says selling Argentina operations, taking $1 bn loss

The sale ends 25 years of operations in the country, where Walmart built a chain of 90 stores with 9,000 employees


Nagad to be made postal subsidiary company from March 2021 Nagad to be made postal subsidiary company from March 2021

Nagad will have to be converted into a subsidiary company as prequalification for receiving a licence from the Bangladesh Bank


Japan's Toyota sees profit slip, holding up despite pandemic Japan's Toyota sees profit slip, holding up despite pandemic

Toyota Motor Corp. reported Friday a quarterly profit of 470.5 billion yen ($4.5 billion), down from 530 billion yen a year ago


Bangladesh most investment-friendly in South Asia: Kamal Bangladesh most investment-friendly in South Asia: Kamal

 Bangladesh government has created a scope of making more profits with providing lucrative incentives, says Kamal


Inefficient power plants to be shut Inefficient power plants to be shut

Power stations will be able to produce reliable electricity using latest technology, says EMRD senior secretary Md Anisur Rahman

 


Purchase Committee approves 8 proposals, govt to procure 1.05 lakh MTs of urea fertilizer Purchase Committee approves 8 proposals, govt to procure 1.05 lakh MTs of urea fertilizer

BCIC will procure 25,000 metric tons of bulk prield urea fertilizer from Muntajat of Qatar


ICC Bangladesh President named in global list of 'high impact' leaders ICC President named in global list of 'high impact' leaders

The high impact leaders were interviewed under the 'Creating Emerging Market Project’ 


Scanner defect at HSIA: Vegetables, foods export to 50 countries remain closed for 3 weeks Vegetables, foods export to 50 countries remain closed for 3 weeks

Due to the defect of Explosive Detective System (EDS), exporters and farmers are being deprived of fair prices of their commodity


Bangladesh Bank publishes Manual of Credit Guarantee Scheme Bangladesh Bank publishes Manual of Credit Guarantee Scheme

Any entrepreneur of CMS category can avail a collateral free loan between Tk 200,000 and Tk 5,000,000 as working capital under the Credit Guarantee Scheme of Bangladesh Bank


Jack Ma's Ant Group $34bn market debut suspended Jack Ma's Ant Group $34bn market debut suspended

The share price was set on Monday amid reports of very strong demand from major investors


'E-commerce market will be $3 billion big by 2023' 'E-commerce market will be $3 billion big by 2023'

Bangladesh Association of Software and Information Services President Syed Almas Kabir said this on Tuesday at the webinar


Tech One Bangladesh celebrating 11th anniversary Tech One Bangladesh celebrating 11th anniversary

Over the years, Tech One Bangladesh have grown to become a solid pillar in the industry and the country


Bayer posts another multi-billion euro loss on legal woes Bayer posts another multi-billion euro loss on legal woes

Its agrochemical business was also impacted by the depreciation of the Brazilian real


Govt to take $5.4bn foreign loans for stimulus, projects Govt to take $5.4bn foreign loans for stimulus, projects

Of the borrow money, $250 million or nearly Tk 21.25 billion loans will be taken for the government announced stimulus packages


Maldives keen to import silt from Bangladesh Maldives keen to import silt from Bangladesh

The Maldives expressed its keen interest to import silt, formed by fine sand


Chief of Army Staff inaugurates Trust money mobile app Chief of Army Staff inaugurates Trust money mobile app

The app will enable customers to make banking transaction anywhere and anytime


Mitsubishi Power wins Asian Power Award 2020 Mitsubishi Power wins Asian Power Award 2020

Mitsubishi Power, Ltd., a subsidiary of Mitsubishi Heavy Industries (MHI) Group, has won two awards at the Asian Power Awards 2020


PROGGA and ATMA urge amendment of tobacco control law PROGGA and ATMA urge amendment of tobacco control law

The team shared the loopholes of existing tobacco control law


BGCCI discusses impact of pandemic on business and strategies to mitigate risks BGCCI discusses impact of pandemic on business and strategies to mitigate risks

BGCCI President Omar Sadat identified the strategies as readiness assessments, risk management plan, business impact analysis, policy management and incident management


BB further relaxes loan repayments to financial institutions BB further relaxes loan repayments to institutions

Loan distribution targets for CMSMEs under stimulus package extended until Nov 30


Shwapno launches outlet in Manikganj Shwapno launches outlet in Manikganj

Home delivery number of Shwapno outlet in Manikganj city is 01313-054892


Shop owners to deny services to customers without masks Shop owners to deny services to customers without masks

The shop owners have decided to keep the directive operational till February next year


Toyota records 52 per cent growth in India Toyota records 52 per cent growth in India

 The company has been registering an average growth on wholesales volumes of around 50 per cent every month


Bashundhara Bitumen Plant to produce quality bitumen Bashundhara Bitumen Plant to produce quality bitumen

Meeting country's demand, Bashundhara sets a target to export 4 lakh tonnes of bitumen by 2021


Mobile operators dodging city corporation tax Mobile operators dodging city corporation tax

 Robi, Banglalink and Teletalk have been dodging telecom tower taxes


US cuts tariff benefits for Thailand in pork dispute US cuts tariff benefits for Thailand in pork dispute

The move suspends duty-free access for $817 mn in goods starting Dec 30 due


SpiceJet: Indian airline turns to seaplanes to boost travel

Indian airline turns to seaplanes to boost travel

The country's biggest regional airline has approval for 18 seaplane routes


ICCB reopens to host events with hygiene precautions ICCB reopens to host events with hygiene precautions

International Convention City Bashundhara (ICCB) reopened on Thursday after more than six months by…


Shameran Abed re-elected as bKash chairman Shameran Abed re-elected as bKash chairman

The board of bKash Ltd re-elected him for a second term at a meeting held on Tuesday


US tries to block first African WTO head Ngozi Okonjo-Iweala US tries to block first African head of WTO

She would be the first woman and first African to lead the WTO

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