The Financial Express | Financial Online Newspaper

Dhaka,  Fri,  31 March 2017
walton
leadMoreNewsBox
March 31, 2017, 12:24 am
Finance Minister AMA Muhith said on Thursday tuition fees at public colleges and universities including medical colleges will be five times higher in the budget for the fiscal year (FY) 2017-18. "Overall fees at public schools are low. But monthly tuition
March 31, 2017, 12:22 am
A man has been rescued alive after eight hours of being buried underground in the northern district of Panchagarh. Ishwar Chandra Roy, 20, was one of the two workers digging the ground to set up a septic tank for a
The long-awaited One-Stop Service scheme, aimed at easing the country's age-old investment regime, will be in place within the next six months, Executive Chairman of Bangladesh Investment Development Authority Kazi M Aminul Islam has said. "We are hoping that the relevant law will be passed in the next session of the parliament", Mr Islam said while speaking at an event on 'Bangladesh-China Business Outlook:One Belt One Road and RMB Internationalisation' in the capital on Wednesday. "We are already working on technological sides of the scheme", Mr Islam said, adding, "Hopefully, the whole One-Stop Service scheme will be there within the next six
Terming the cases filed over BASIC Bank loan scams 'very complicated', Anti Corruption Commission (ACC) Chairman Iqbal Mahmood said on Thursday investigators are trying to trace out the final destination of the embezzled money. "Each of the lawsuits on BASIC Bank
leadMoreNewsBox
The death toll in Bagerhat trawler capsize has risen to 11 as rescuers recovered six more bodies on Thursday. At least 11 others are still missing in the accident on Tuesday, when an engine run boat sank in the Panguchhi River at the southern district’s Morrelganj Upazila. Officials said six bodies were recovered between 7am and 8am on Thursday within two kilometres
leadMoreNewsBox
A new radio-based campaign was launched in the capital Thursday aiming to raise awareness of basic Occupational Safety and Health (OSH) issues and their prevention in the country's readymade (RMG) sector. The 'Safe Workplaces, Go ahead Bangladesh' campaign is being carried out by the Ministry of Labour and Employment and the Department of Inspections for Factories and Establishments (DIFE) in collaboration
sportsLeft
Twenty-seven Taliban militants were killed after Afghan army's Special Forces launched an operation in the country's eastern province of Nangarhar,
A few weeks into the job, two new teachers in Dhaka noticed a problem. Their class two and class three students were using pens. 'When I was that age, we used pencils. When you're just starting out, pens can make learning difficult,' said Sujan Daring, one of the teachers. Sujan and a fellow teacher Sadia Afrin were working for a school that served very humble communities. So the students of that school could hardly buy proper school supplies. Seeing that, these  ...
Singapore has confirmed two cases of locally transmitted infections of the Zika virus in a northeastern part of the city state, the National Environment Agency said on Wednesday, describing it as the first Zika cluster of 2017. The viral disease carried by mosquitoes has spread to more than 60 countries and territories since an outbreak was identified in Brazil in 2015, raising alarm over its ability to cause microcephaly as well as Guillain-Barre syndrome. Singapore had already reported six cases in the ...
sportsLeft
Bollywood Supper Star Priyanka Chopra is super excited to make her Hollywood movie debut in Baywatch. The cast of Baywatch, including
Awami League candidate Joya Sengupta, wife of late ruling party lawmaker Suranjit Sengupta, was unofficially declared elected in the by-election to Sunamganj-2 constituency held on Thursday. Joya bagged 95,995 votes while her nearest rival independent contestant Mahbub Hossain Reju polled 40,172. The parliamentary seat fell vacant following the death of Suranjit Sengupta who died at Labaid Hospital in the capital after prolonged illness. – source UNB   ...
ad_rate

more news

moreNewsRightDot
tolet
jobsinbd

Stock market

stockMarketRhtDot
Final IndexChange(Points)Change(%)
ISSUES ADVANCED84
ISSUES DECLINED150

Most popular

mostPopularRhtDot

Top 10 gainers

gainersRhtDot
gainer
Based on YCP and Close Price
CompanyYCPHighLowCLOSE%CHG
FINEFOODS24.1025.9023.9025.405.39
DBH118.00124.00118.10122.703.98
PF1STMF7.708.107.708.003.90
NPOLYMAR106.60112.50107.00110.703.85
HAKKANIPUL52.0054.6052.4053.803.46
BARKAPOWER44.3046.2044.4045.803.39
KDSALTD77.7080.5077.5080.203.22
SHASHADNIM75.3078.2075.4077.703.19
ICB185.70192.10185.10191.303.02
BSCCL119.40123.50119.30122.602.68
Based on Open and Last Trade Price

Top 10 Loser

loserRhtDot
loser
Based on YCP and Close Price
CompanyYCPHighLowCLOSE%CHG
CITYBANK40.9041.0038.7039.00-4.65
SUNLIFEINS25.9025.5024.0024.80-4.25
BAYLEASING32.6032.6031.4031.50-3.37
HRTEX33.1033.0031.8032.00-3.32
ISLAMIBANK42.5042.7040.6041.10-3.29
PRIMEBANK20.7020.7019.9020.10-2.90
SHEPHERD44.9045.6043.5043.60-2.90
GLOBALINS17.4017.7016.7016.90-2.87
UNITEDAIR7.207.206.907.00-2.78
NHFIL54.3054.6052.2052.80-2.76
Based on Open and Last Trade Price

Travel

travelRhtDot

Money Exchange rate

moneExchRhtDot
currency
Currency Sell Purchase
USD78.9577.94
GBP118.00117.96
EUR83.7883.75
Chinese Yuan12.2412.24
HK Dollar10.21819.8929
Singapore dollar63.618659.877
Saudi Rial21.191820.52

Commodity price

commodityRhtDot
commodity
Commodity Price Change
GOLD 1,270.40 (US $/oz)-0.6%
SILVER 20.70 (US $/oz)-1.9%
COPPER 7,12 (US$/mt) -0.7%
CRUDE OIL 93.20 (USD/bbl.) -1.7%
COTTON # 278.85 (USc/lb)0.9%
WHEAT (CBOT)647.25 (USD/bu)-0.1%
PALM OIL823.96 (USD/MTon)3.4%
Soybean Oil40.84 (USc/lb)1.4%
Sugar #1117.87 (USc/lb)-0.6%

Call money rate

callMoneyRhtDot
Today's Rate Yesterday's Rate
06.15-07.75pc 05.50-08.00pc
epaper

Weather

weatherRhtDot

Archive

archiveRhtDot
GO
ADDRESS
Editor : A.H.M Moazzem Hossain
Published by the Editor for International Publications Limited from Tropicana Tower (4th floor), 45, Topkhana Road, GPO Box : 2526 Dhaka- 1000 and printed by him from City Publishing House Ltd., 1 RK Mission Road, Dhaka-1000.
Telephone : PABX : 9553550 (Hunting), 9513814, 7172017 and 7172012 Fax : 880-2-9567049
Email : editor@thefinancialexpress-bd.com, fexpress68@gmail.com
Copyright © 2017. All rights reserved
Powered by : orangebdlogo
close