Bangladesh Economic Association (BEA) President Prof Dr Abul Barakat speaks at a press conference at CIRDAP conference hall at Topkhana road in the capital on Saturday.
Employees work on Boeing 737 MAX airplanes at the Boeing Renton Factory in Renton, Washington. Sales of US-manufactured goods were unexpectedly weak in April, hitting the lowest level in nine months, as American companies sold fewer cars, planes and factory equipment, according to data released by the Commerce Department on Friday.
A Huawei smartphone is seen in a Huawei store in Shanghai on Friday. China's fixed-asset investment (FAI) in highways and waterways registered steady growth in the first four months of this year, official data showed.
An employee of French vehicle conversion company Gruau stands in the innovation lab next to a car specially modified for police or gendarmerie and which will be equipped with a drone on Friday, in Saint-Berthevin near the French western city of Laval. The family company, which is specialised in utility vehicles, employs 1500 persons and celebrates this year its 130th anniversary.
Brazilian Federal Deputy Felipe Francischni (C), chairman of the Lower House Constitution and Justice Committee reads the vote count to declare admissible a pension reform bill at the National Congress in Brasilia. Brazilian President Jair Bolsonaro's supporters plan marches across Brazil on Sunday to shore up the ultraconservative government as it faces growing opposition. Brazil's economy minister Paulo Guedes threatened to quit over the country's stalled pension reform in an interview published on Friday as Bolsonaro's embattled government struggles to pass its signature economic policy.
Traders work ahead of the closing bell at the New York Stock Exchange (NYSE) on Wall Street in New York City recently.
Minister High-Tech Park Director (Finance) Md Mojibur Rahman and Dhaka Mercantile Cooperative Bank Head of IT Md Shahidul Islam exchange documents after signing an agreement at DMCB head office in the capital recently.
Mercantile Bank Senior Executive Vice-President Md Rafiqul Hoque Bhuiyan and Provita Group Chairman Md Nurun Nabi Bhuiyan exchange documents after signing an agreement at the bank’s head office in the capital recently.