Uber expanding UK operations By UNB | Last Updated: 7th August, 2020, 14:27

Uber’s current operation is limited to 40 towns and cities in the UK

Uber expanding UK operations

Dhaka Stock Exchange, Chittagong Stock Exchange down at opening DSE, CSE down at opening

Turnover, the crucial indicator of the market, stands at Tk 2,648.35 million, trading 40,406 shares


Energy firms hit by oil dive, North Korea crisis fuels uncertainty Energy firms hit by oil dive, N.Korea crisis fuels uncertainty

Traders are now awaiting the release of key US jobs data on Friday for a better handle on the state of the world's top economy


Asian shares subdued as missile fallout weighs on sentiment   Asian shares subdued as missile fallout weighs on sentiment

he dollar falls to 112.94 yen from 113.28 yen in late trading Tuesday while the euro slides to 1.1364 from $1.1348


Benapole Customs exceeds revenue target Benapole Customs exceeds revenue target

In 2015-2016 fiscal, the customs earn Tk 2,940 crore against the revised target of Tk 2,850 crore


Illinois governor vetoes $36B budget with $5B tax increase Illinois governor vetoes $36B budget with $5B tax increase

The measure cleared both houses with three-fifths majorities, enough to override a gubernatorial veto


Lemon brings smile on growers' face Lemon brings smile on growers' face

About 10,000 people are involved in cultivating and marketing of Kagzi in Chittagong


Mirsarai Economic Zone to be an investment hub, says BEZA Mirsarai EZ to be an investment hub: BEZA

BEZA establishes the first self-contained economic zone in the country on an area of about 30,000 acres at Mirsarai area


Gazprom to start new gas deliveries to China by end-2019 Gazprom to start new gas deliveries to China by end-2019

After a decade of negotiations, Russia inks a mammoth 30-year deal in May 2014 to supply its key eastern neighbour with natural gas


China donates US$ 100000 for BD flood victims  China donates US$ 100000 for BD flood victims

The Chinese Embassy says it is a friendly tradition of the government and people of China and Bangladesh to help each other when they face disaster


Biman counts Tk 5 crore loss every month for leasing 2 low-quality aircraft Biman counts Tk 5cr loss a month for leasing 2 low-quality aircraft

One of the Boeing 777-200 ER aircraft, taken on lease from Egypt, has been grounded for five months due to engine failure


DSE, CSE witnessing gains in early hours DSE, CSE witnessing gains in early hours

DSEX, the benchmark index of DSE, gains 37.00 points, while the Selective Category Index of CSE advances 72.96 points


Bangladesh keen to deepen ties with African countries BD keen to deepen ties with African countries

Ugandan High Commissioner lauds the progress made by Bangladesh in the ICT sector


NBR achieves revenue collection target NBR achieves revenue collection target

It says the revenue collection could be higher if the outstanding revenue of Taka 23,000 crore of Petrobangla would be cleared


Industrial companies lead US stock indexes mostly higher   Industrial companies lead US stock indexes mostly higher

The Dow Jones industrial average and the Standard & Poor's 500 index eked out tiny gains, while the Nasdaq composite closed essentially flat


30,000 women entrepreneurs to be made under WIFI program 30,000 women entrepreneurs to be made under WIFI program

The program aims to improve capacity building of women in using IT which will help empower them


Sri Lanka growth level satisfactory: World Bank Sri Lanka growth level satisfactory: World Bank

  Sri Lanka's economic performance was satisfactory in 2016 despite challenges posed by natural…


Asian shares drop, tracking Wall St losses, mixed data   Asian shares drop, tracking Wall St losses, mixed data

The dollar falls to 111.83 yen from 112.18 yen late Thursday while the euro strengthens to $1.1442 from $1.1440


US blacklists China bank, revving up pressure over North Korea US blacklists China bank, revving up pressure over North Korea

The US action is likely to anger China, which handles about 90 percent of North Korea's external trade


Egypt raises fuel prices for second time in less than a year Egypt raises fuel prices for second time in less than a year

The government increases the price of most-used automobile fuels in Egypt - 80 octane gasoline and diesel - to 3.65 Egyptian pounds, up 2.35 pounds


Economists, businesses hail passage of national budget Economists, businesses hail passage of national budget

Country’s economists and businessmen term the national budget for fiscal year 2017-18 big one for being business and people friendly


US stock market makes biggest gain in 2 months US stock market makes biggest gain in 2 months

Banks and other financial companies led the rally as investors bet on interest rates climbing further


Myanmar announces 10 prioritized areas for investment Myanmar announces 10 prioritized areas for investment

The 10 prioritized areas for investment include agriculture, livestock and fishery, export promotion, import substitution and power


Works of 10 economic zones to begin nest year, says Prime Minister Hasina Works of 10 economic zones to begin nest year: PM

Permission of setting up 22 economic zones have already given


IMF trims economic forecast for US amid growth uncertainty   IMF trims economic forecast for US amid growth uncertainty

The IMF forecast that the U.S. economy will grow this year at an annual rate of 2.1 percent


World Bank funding tied to forced labor in Uzbekistan: HRW World Bank funding tied to forced labor in Uzbekistan: HRW

A World Bank spokesman says the global lender did not condone forced labor in any form


US imposes second round of tariffs on Canadian lumber US imposes second round of tariffs on Canadian lumber

US customs officers will now levy on Canadian timber exports these rates along with countervailing duties


Asian stocks mostly higher after Wall Street closed mixed Asian stocks mostly higher after Wall Street closed mixed

The dollar rise to 111.90 yen from 111.84 yen while the euro strengthened to $1.1101 from $1.1185


Asian markets lifted by oil price bounce but eyes on Trumpcare Asian markets lifted by oil price bounce but eyes on Trumpcare

OPEC and Russia's output cuts will not avoid another global supply glut due in part to rising US production


World Bank launches 50 mln USD project to support entrepreneurship in Jordan World Bank launches 50 mln USD project to support entrepreneurship in Jordan

The 50 million U.S. dollars project aims to support over 200 innovative start-ups from across the country


New budget likely to see some vital amendments New budget likely to see some vital amendments

The excise duty on bank accounts will remain the same, "That means the excise duty will be Tk 500," an NBR official says


US new home prices hit record in May US new home prices hit record in May

The median sales price jumped 11.5 percent, hitting $345,800, an all-time record and the biggest increase in nearly three years


Macron stumbles at EU summit over Chinese investments
Macron stumbles at EU summit over Chinese investments

Macron says fairer trade is preferable than the law of the jungle


Import-export thru' Burimari Land Port suspended for nine days Import-export thru' Burimari Land Port suspended for nine days

The activities of the land port will resume from July 2 next


Bangladesh Bank's Forex reserves hit record $33 bln mark Forex reserves hit record $33 bln mark

The reserves are sufficient to cover about 10 months' worth of imports of the country


BEZA gets $10b investment proposals for Mirsarai Economic Zone $10b investment proposals for Mirsarai Economic Zone

BEZA discloses the proposals at DBL DMD and group CEO MA Quader signed the agreement on their respective sides


Lawmakers term proposed budget as weapon for economic development 'Proposed budget is weapon for economic development'

They say the proposed budget has a reflection of development and would pave a way for building a middle-income country by 2021


Global stocks lower after oil prices drag down Wall Street Global stocks lower after oil prices drag down Wall Street

Accelerating corporate profits have been a big reason for rise in U.S. stock prices this year


Energy firms take fresh hit but most Asia markets bounce Energy firms take fresh hit but most Asia markets bounce

While crude edged up slightly in Asia, it is down around 25 percent from its January highs and sitting at levels not seen since August


Oil, gas giants could waste trillions in a 2C world: report Oil, gas giants could waste trillions in a 2C world: report

The 2C (3.6 degree Fahrenheit) target is the cornerstone of the 196-nation Paris Agreement, inked in 2015

‹ Start  < 50 51 52 53 54 >  End ›
Top