IMF sets forex reserve cap at $24.4bn for June'23

Dhaka, Feb. 5 -- The International Monetary Fund (IMF) has set a floor cap for Bangladesh's forex reserves in June later this year, in line with its BPM6 definition. Bangladesh will have to maintain ... Read More

Trading of Dhaka Bank Perpetual Bonds begins tomorrow

Dhaka, Feb. 4 -- Trading of Dhaka Bank Perpetual Bonds will commence on the stock exchanges on February 5 under the settlement category 'N' as an eighth listed perpetual bonds. The Dhaka Stock Exchan... Read More

Revenue conference starts tomorrow

Dhaka, Feb. 4 -- The ratio of tax to gross domestic product (GDP) will be increased once the tax exemptions are gradually reduced, said National Board of Revenue (NBR) official Pradyut Kumar Sarkar. ... Read More

BKMEA to list all workers on database

Dhaka, Feb. 4 -- The leaders of the Bangladesh Knitwear Manufacturers and Exporters Association (BKMEA) have renewed its agreement with CSL Software Resource Ltd to bring workers of all its member fac... Read More

Bangladeshi firms see huge response in Texworld USA

Dhaka, Feb. 4 -- Bangladeshi companies witnessed huge response from buyers in the three-day trade show, Texworld USA: Apparel Sourcing USA 2023, held from January 31 to February 2 at the Javits Center... Read More

Bangladesh seeks more Chinese investment

Dhaka, Feb. 3 -- Commerce Minister Tipu Munshi on Thursday sought more Chinese investment in Bangladesh especially in the special economic zones and in agro-based industries. The Commerce Minister ma... Read More

Zinnia appoints as Finance Director of UBL

Dhaka, Feb. 2 -- Consumer Goods company Unilever Bangladesh Limited (UBL), announced the appointment of Zinnia Huq as their new Finance Director, effective from 1 February 2023. She was previously ser... Read More

'BIDA plans to inspect 10,000 more factories'

Dhaka, Feb. 2 -- Prime Minister's Private Sector Industry and Investment Adviser Salman F Rahman said on Wednesday, Bangladesh Investment Development Authority (BIDA) has made a plan to inspect 10,000... Read More

Argentina keen to expand trade relations with Bangladesh

Dhaka, Feb. 1 -- Argentina is very keen to expand its trade relations with Bangladesh as a special delegation including businessmen and high government officials will visit Bangladesh at the end of Fe... Read More

National Bank signs participation agreement with BB

Dhaka, Feb. 1 -- The National Bank Limited alongside other banks has signed a participation agreement with the Bangladesh Bank in the Taka 10,000 crore export support pre-financing fund formed by the ... Read More