Central bank gets two new deputy governors

Dhaka, Feb. 28 -- The government has appointed Dr Habibur Rahman and Mr Khurshid Alam as deputy governors of the central bank. The Financial Institution Division of the Ministry of Finance has issued... Read More

Bangladesh, Saudi Arabia to ink deal on environmental protection

Dhaka, Feb. 28 -- Bangladesh and Saudi Arabia will sign a memorandum of understanding (MoU) to enhance collaboration in protecting the environment and wildlife and combating climate change. The decis... Read More

Stocks edge up after single-day break

Dhaka, Feb. 27 -- Stocks managed to close on a positive note on Tuesday, after a single-day break, as investors sought bargain-hunting opportunities in sector-specific lucrative stocks. The recovery ... Read More

FE journalist gets TIB's IJ Fellowship 2023

Dhaka, Feb. 26 -- The Financial Express (FE) journalist Sajibur Rahman has been awarded the TIB's Anti-Corruption Investigative Journalism (IJ) Fellowship 2023 for his series of impactful stories on B... Read More

Stocks open higher after five-day slump

Dhaka, Feb. 19 -- Stocks opened higher on Monday after remaining down in the past five trading days, as bargain hunters put fresh funds on lucrative shares in anticipation of quick gain. Following th... Read More

DSE opens higher, CSE down at opening

Dhaka, Feb. 15 -- The Dhaka Stock (DSE) opened higher while the port city's bourse saw a downward trend in earning trading on Thursday as investors were active on both sides of the trading floor. Fol... Read More

Saber urges global leaders to immediately disburse loss and damage fund

Dhaka, Feb. 13 -- Environment Minister Saber Hossain Chowdhury has emphasised the immediate need to capitalise and distribute funds for loss and damage as decided at the COP28, held in UAE last year. ... Read More

DSEX crosses 6,400 mark at opening

Dhaka, Feb. 11 -- The benchmark index of the Dhaka Stock (DSE) surpassed the 'psychological' threshold of 6,400-mark in early trading on Sunday, as investors kept their buying spree on banking stocks.... Read More

After Tangail Saree, India also registers 'Muslin' as its GI

Dhaka, Feb. 10 -- CPD, on Saturday, urged the Bangladeshi High Commission in India to file a case in the Indian court to get the GI of Tangail Saree. The leading South Asian think tank also asked for... Read More

Boeing wants partnership with Biman through fair competition

Dhaka, Feb. 6 -- US giant aircraft producer Boeing wants a partnership with Bangladesh Biman Airlines through fair competition in purchasing aircraft. US Ambassador Peter D Haas told journalists afte... Read More