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May 5, 2016, 12:02 am
Fly High Career Guidelines organised their signature event "Inspiration to Fly High Season 2" on April 30, 2016 at NewsCred Dhaka. Fly High Career Guidelines is a startup career consultancy firm aiming at the professional development of the society. The
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May 5, 2016, 12:01 am
"Life isn't all about winning; it's about giving the best effort that is required to be successful," said Auntica Deb Nath, a member of the winning team of HSBC-IBA Business Case Competition 2016. Team Second String representing Bangladesh University of
The ICMAB placed on Wednesday a number of proposals including raising income tax exemption threshold to Tk 3,00,000 (0.3 million) and imposing higher rate of taxes on non-listed foreign banks in the upcoming budget for fiscal year (FY) 2016-2017. They also proposed to bring several amendments to the Income Tax Ordinance (ITO), 1984. The Institute of Cost and Management Accountants of Bangladesh (ICMAB) came up with the proposals at a pre-budget meeting with the National Board of Revenue (NBR) at the NBR conference room. The ICMAB proposed tax exemption limit for individual taxpayers at Tk 3,00,000 from existing Tk 2,50,000 considering the significant
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The Jatiya Sangsad (parliament) on Wednesday unanimously passed two bills seeking to raise the remuneration and privileges of the President and the Prime Minister. With the passage of the bills, the monthly remuneration of the President and the Prime Minister has
Ministry of Local Government Rural Development and Cooperatives (LGRD) instructed all city corporations on Wednesday to take necessary steps to ensure slaughtering cattle at selected spots and dispose wastes properly during the coming Eid-ul-Azha. The instruction was issued at a meeting with chief executives of the city corporations and representatives of Islamic Foundation, held at Bangladesh Secretariat with LGRD Secretary Abdul
The Government of Bangladesh has granted in-principle approval for the first phase of Reliance Power's project in Bangladesh, reports Times of India. The first phase of 750 MW power plant will be set up at Meghnaghat (Narayanganj district), around 40 km South-East of Dhaka, along with the FSRU terminal at Maheshkhali Island in Cox's Bazar district of Bangladesh. Land at Meghnaghat will
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Republican front-runner Donald Trump went from long-shot contender to become the party's presumptive nominee on Tuesday with a commanding win
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"Discover the leader within; aspire, perspire and inspire" - This has been the key mantra of the leadership lessons of
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Bangladesh have earned just a point in the ICC's annual updates for the ODI team rankings but stayed seventh behind
Experts called on Tuesday for an integrated action plan and coordinated efforts from all government agencies and other stakeholders to help achieve universal sexual and reproductive health and rights (SRHR) in the country. Besides, mass awareness, prevention of child marriage and introduction of reproductive health in curriculum are also necessary for the sake of attaining the country's sustainable development goals (SDGs), they observed.   The call and observation came at the inauguration of a three-day 'National Conference on Sexual and Reproductive Health ...
Two Gazipur courts have placed sacked Gazipur City Corporation (GCC) mayor MA Mannan on three-day remand in the cases filed for acts of sabotage, reports bdnews24.com. Senior Judicial Magistrate Md Shahidul Islam granted a day's remand in a case filed with the Joydebpur thana and another Senior Judicial Magistrate Md Abdul Hye allowed a two-day remand in the other case lodged with the Kaliakair thana. Police said they had sought seven days in each case. The cases were filed for arson attacks on ...
NAOGAON, May 4: Farmers in the district fear a low production of mangoes this year as the growing fruit has been badly affected due to lack of rain, said sources at the district Department of Agriculture Extension (DAE). Moreover, farmers could not irrigate their orchards properly due to frequent load shedding. DAE officials said farmers and common people are producing mangoes on their orchards and homesteads on 8,700 hectares of land in eleven upazilas of the district this year. Several orchard owners in ...

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