Stocks open positive, turnover remains low

Dhaka, Nov. 22 -- Stocks opened martially higher on Tuesday after the key index hitting three-month low on the previous day as bargain hunters showed buying interest in lucrative issues. Following th... Read More

HC rules over prevention of smuggling of brass from ships

Dhaka, Nov. 22 -- The High Court has issued a rule asking the authorities concerned with the government to explain in four weeks why they should not be directed to take necessary steps to prevent the ... Read More

Rice millers make unusual profit TK 8-14 Kg rice, farmers deprived: study

Dhaka, Nov. 22 -- The country's rice millers have been making a unseal profit of Tk 8 to Tk 14 per kilogram of rice, according to a recent survey by Bangladesh Rice Research Institute (BRRI). Experts... Read More

Bail to ex-ACC Official Enamul Basir stayed

Dhaka, Nov. 22 -- The Appellate Division of the Supreme Court on Tuesday stayed a High Court order till December 5 that granted bail to suspended director of the Anti-Corruption Commission (ACC) Khand... Read More

Upay, Gp team up to simplify MFS account opening, recharging

Dhaka, Nov. 22 -- Mobile Financial Service provider Upay, in association with the country's mobile phone operator Grameenphone, has launched an innovative yet simple MFS account registration process. ... Read More

West cuts imports, Bangladesh heap clothes at stores: FT

Dhaka, Nov. 22 -- Clothing is piling up at warehouses in Bangladesh as consumers tighten belts in the United States (US), Europe, and other big markets, according to a report published in the Financia... Read More

DSEX slips below 6200-mark at open

Dhaka, Nov. 21 -- Stocks opened lower on Monday, with the key index of the prime bourse dipping below the 6200-mark, as the recent dismal earnings disclosures and looming economic uncertainties eroded... Read More

Childhood care centre helps parents in workplace: study

Dhaka, Nov. 21 -- According to a study released on Monday, early childhood care centres are assisting parents working in the country's readymade garments sector in ensuring their children's education.... Read More

A land could not be mortgaged more than once: Land Minister

Dhaka, Nov. 21 -- As a result of setting up a mortgage data bank, a land could not be mortgaged more than once. Land Minister Saifuzzaman Chowdhury said this while inaugurating the Mortgage Data Bank... Read More

Bangladesh seeks GSP support from Italy to face post-LDC challenges

Dhaka, Nov. 21 -- Commerce Minister Tipu Munshi has sought GSP support from Italy for Bangladesh to face the post-LDC challenges after its final graduation as a developing nation. The minister also c... Read More