BRAC Bank Deputy Managing Director and CRO Chowdhury Akhtar Asif hands over a sapling to Bangladesh Economic Zones Authority Executive Chairman Paban Chowdhury at a function at BEZA headquarters in the capital on Monday.
General view of the Mexican stock exchange in Mexico City recently. The Mexican peso has plummeted against the dollar since US President Donald Trump announced his plan to avert tariffs a week ago.
A Renault employee works on a vehicle assembly line at a Renault factory in Maubeuge, northern France Shares in French automaker Renault plunged by more than seven percent when trading opened recently, in Paris after Italian-American carmaker Fiat Chrysler withdrew a merger proposal. In Milan, Fiat Chrysler shares had lost more than three percent at the open, though they recovered a bit soon after, to show a smaller loss of 1.7 percent in early exchanges.
A man sells second-hand clothes in Nairobi's Makadara district in Kenya recently. The government spending on agriculture is inadequate and poorly targeted. This year’s budget shows a declining trend of budget allocation to agriculture of 3.2 per cent of national budget which is down from 3.5 per cent since 2013.
A boat sails past as a cargo ship berths at a port in Qingdao, in China's eastern Shandong province on Monday. China's exports beat gloomy forecasts to rebound in May though imports sank more than expected as the trade war with the United States heats up, official data showed recently.
An Emirates Islamic branch in Dubai. The bank has come a long way from the days of deleveraging and low profitability in 2016-17 to strong balance sheet growth.
In this photo taken recently, Afghan shoe shiner Qadir, 12, waits for customers along a street in Mazar-i-Sharif. The Executive Board of the International Monetary Fund (IMF) completed the Fifth Review of Afghanistan’s economic program supported by an arrangement under the Extended Credit Facility (ECF).