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Dhaka,  Tue,  25 July 2017
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July 25, 2017, 12:31 am
The government has taken an initiative to widen the scope of investing in bonds, including wage earners' bonds, as part of its efforts to boost bond market in the country as well as increasing remittance inflow through the formal channels,
July 25, 2017, 12:30 am
City-dwellers will have to pay 5.0 per cent higher price plus VAT for water usages from August as Dhaka Water Supply and Sewerage Authority (DWASA) has again raised its tariffs. The bill per unit (1,000 litres) of water will be Tk
International promoters are rallying hundreds of Chinese companies under one roof in Beijing to motivate them to choose Bangladesh as a highly potential investment destination. UK-based financial-publication Euromoney will organise the daylong China-Bangladesh Investment Forum on August 21. Local private commercial bank City Bank and global financial giant Standard Chartered will be the lead sponsors, sources said. The Forum will focus on investment and bilateral trade opportunities between China and Bangladesh and the growing opportunities resulting from China's 'One Belt, One Road (OBOR)' initiative, authorities concerned said Monday at a press conference in Dhaka.   It will also provide a platform for discussion on
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The authorities of Chittagong Tax Zone-4 have bought a boat for its officials to commute through waist-deep water on streets during rains and tide, reports bdnews24.com. The people, coming to the office at Road No. 1 in the Chittagong Development Area
The government officials and researchers are less aware than non-governmental organisations (NGOs) and private stakeholders of the pledges Bangladesh has made to the United Nations regarding reduction of carbon emission, according to a study. Around 70 per cent of the government officials are informed about the government's commitment, which is the lowest among the South Asian countries, said the study of
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Roadside stalls have marked a significant rise over the last few years in and around the city due mainly to the increasing demand of the growing population for foods and other edible products, insiders have said. Besides, many unemployed people find such roadside business lucrative with vested quarters helping them in carrying out such trading. "I think such roadside stalls have been
RAJSHAHI UNIVERSITY, July 24: The teachers of Rajshahi University (RU) rejected the draft of the formulation of the uniform policy for the teacher's up-graduation in all public universities by University Grants Commission (UGC). RU Teachers Association (RUTA) president Prof. Nazrul Islam and general secretary Dr. Ruhul Ameen signed a press release confirming the news. The release said earlier on Friday night all teachers representatives discussed about the forthcoming policy that would be formulated by UGC for the public varsities. After the mass discussion, ...
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Cutter miracle Mustafizur Rahman has been named as a new iconic player for the 5th edition Bangladesh Premier League (BPL)
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Losing weight is no miracle. It is a gradual process that requires commitment, persistence, diligence and lots of hard work.
Prime Minister (PM) Sheikh Hasina asked those involved in the country's film industry on Monday not to exert any influence on the process to select nominees for the National Film Award, report agencies. The Premier said this while speaking at a distribution ceremony of the 40th National Film Award-2015 at the Bangabandhu International Conference Centre (BICC) in the city on Monday. The premier handed over the awards, the highest state recognition for contributions to the country's film industry, to 31 artistes and ...
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LGRD and Cooperative Minister Khandaker Mosharraf Hossain has said the Awami League government will once again come to power as
JHENIDAH, July 24: One hundred sacks of wheat under vulnerable group feeding (VGF) programme was seized from a room of Kancherkole union parishad (UP) office building under Sailkupa upazila in the district on Sunday. A case has filed with the local police station accusing the chairman of the UP and others. The authority has also suspended the secretary of the parishad for his alleged involvement in hiding the foodgrain sacks. The suspension letter reached the union parishad office on Sunday afternoon. Upazila Nirbahi ...
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