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Dhaka,  Sun,  24 July 2016
July 24, 2016, 12:09 am
Operators of Pangaon container terminal, long lying underused, now believe a drastic cut in charges may help enhance operational activities, needed for its sheer survival. People familiar with the situation pointed out that while there has been a container jam at
July 24, 2016, 12:06 am
The government has moved to build an intra-country pipeline, first of its kind in the country, to transport petroleum products from Chittagong to Dhaka at low cost and less time, said officials. The pipeline would be around 250-270 kilometres (km) in
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Currency market in Bangladesh remained largely stable after 30 days of the Brexit that had sent a wave of volatility to the global currency market last month. The pound sterling lost
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The ' Second Branch Managers' Conference -2016' with the participation of all Managers of Rangpur Region of the Pubali Bank Limited (PBL) was held in Rangpur.    The daylong conference was held at the conference room of Hotel North View in
The Kingdom of Saudi Arabia (KSA) on Saturday suspended recruitment of single male domestic workers from Bangladesh temporarily. The decision was taken by the Saudi Labour and Social Development Ministry. The ministry has asked applicants (mainly Saudi citizens) to search for workers of other nationalities through the Mosaned website, according to a news item carried by online news portal of the Arab
Country's supermarket owners have found the current package VAT system "discriminatory" since such taxing is creating uneven competition among the traders. The supermarkets are charged 4.0 per cent trade Value Added Tax (VAT) while other grocery shops pay a lump-sum amount of VAT under the package.   Bangladesh Supermarket Owners' Association (BSOA) in a recent letter to the finance minister demanded either
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The Indian airforce (IAF) plane, which went missing with 29 people abroad on Friday, could not be traced more than
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Dhaka University sent teacher Shahadat Hossain on compulsory leave after allegations surfaced that he sexually harassed students. Acting Proctor Amzad Ali
CHITTAGONG, July 23 (UNB): Defending champions Sheikh Jamal Dhanmondi Club will play the JB Bangladesh Premier League (BPL) Football opening match against Arambagh Krira Shanga at MA Aziz Stadium in Chittagong tomorrow (Sunday). The opening match of the 12-team prestigious league will begin at 4.30 pm. State run television BTV and a privet owned satellite channel Boishakhi TV will telecast both the match live. Chittagong City Corporation Mayor AJM Nasir Uddin is expected to inaugurate the match as the chief guest. Sheikh Russel ...
  New York City Department of Health officials said the baby's mother was infected after traveling to an area with ongoing Zika transmission. They declined to provide further details about the mother or child. So far, the city has reported 346 cases of Zika infections, all related to travel. Of these, four have been linked to sexual transmission, including the first case ever of a woman transmitting the virus to a male partner. US health officials have concluded that Zika infections in pregnant ...
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The BNP will tackle the issue of its Senior Vice-Chairman Tarique Rahman’s conviction for money laundering ‘politically.’ “The government wants to

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