ACC files case against Sadeeq Agro owner, six others

Dhaka, July 16 -- The Anti-Corruption Commission (ACC) has filed a case against Sadeeq Agro over the alleged illegal import of the banned Brahman breed of cattle. ACC Assistant Director Md Abul Kalam... Read More

PM's former personal assistant Jahangir's bank accounts frozen

Dhaka, July 15 -- The central bank has asked the financial institutions to freeze the bank accounts of Prime Minister Sheikh Hasina's former personal assistant Jahangir Alam and his family for a month... Read More

Out-of-pocket health spending pushed 6.13 million people below poverty line in 2022: Study

Dhaka, July 15 -- Talks will be meaningless until quality health service is ensured in rural areas, said the health minister as a study showed financial hardship is worsening in the country due to the... Read More

Stocks end flat as investors seek bargain hunting

Dhaka, July 15 -- Stocks ended on a flat note on Monday as opportunistic investors went for bargain hunting in sector-specific issues, while the overall market sentiment remains subdued. The prime in... Read More

Salami rate concessions for educational, religious entities under consideration: Land secretary

Dhaka, July 14 -- A special concession on salami (rent) rates is being considered for educational and religious institutions established on leased government properties under the Vested Property Retur... Read More

Draft Health Protection Act at final stage: Samanta Lal

Dhaka, July 14 -- The draft of the 'Health Protection Act', aimed at ensuring the safety of medical professionals and patients, is at the final stage and it will be placed in the parliament soon, Heal... Read More

Stocks close lower as investors remain watchful

Dhaka, July 14 -- Stocks ended lower on Sunday as risk-averse investors continued reducing their exposure to capital market investments. DSEX, the prime index of the Dhaka Stock Exchange (DSE), decli... Read More

77 companies to receive National Export Trophy

Dhaka, July 13 -- The government will award 77 exporters with the National Export Trophy tomorrow (Sunday) for their outstanding performance in the country's export earnings for the fiscal year of 202... Read More

18th BD NOG Conference begins in Cox's Bazar

Dhaka, July 13 -- The four-day-long 18th BD NOG conference and workshop commenced at a hotel in Cox's Bazar on Friday to harness local ICT talent in Bangladesh. The workshop aims to provide an opport... Read More

Mahmud, Jaishankar discuss Teesta, commodity trade

Dhaka, July 12 -- Teesta, supply of essential commodities, among others, were discussed during the bilateral meeting between Foreign Minister Dr Hasan Mahmud, and his Indian counterpart Dr S Jaishanka... Read More