HC extends Khaleda Zia's bail in two defamation cases

Dhaka, Nov. 7 -- The High Court has extended its earlier orders that granted bail to BNP Chairperson Khaleda Zia in two defamation cases until the disposal of those at the trial courts. The HC bench ... Read More

Markets open week on high note

Dhaka, Nov. 6 -- Stocks opened marginally higher on Sunday, riding on the price appreciation in some selective stocks. Following the previous week's gain, DSEX, the prime index of the Dhaka Stock Exc... Read More

HC wants explanation over irregularities of Tk 4.72b in BPC

Dhaka, Nov. 6 -- The High Court on Sunday wanted to know what action has been taken against the irregularities of Tk 4.72 billion by Standard Asiatic Oil Company, a subsidiary of the Bangladesh Petrol... Read More

Income tax of journalists to be paid by employers: HC

Dhaka, Nov. 6 -- The High Court has declared the recommendations of the Cabinet Committee regarding gratuity and income tax to the 9th Wage Board illegal for journalists and other employees of newspap... Read More

RFL-Rainbow starts manufacturing spray paint in Bangladesh

Dhaka, Nov. 5 -- Rainbow Paints, a paint brand of RFL Group, has introduced spray paint to the market for the first time in order to break the multinational company-ruled local market. Despite a grow... Read More

'Basic spirit of 72-Constitution was hacked through illegal amendments'

Dhaka, Nov. 4 -- Jatiya Sangsad Speaker Shirin Sharmin Chaudhury on Friday said the basic spirit and philosophy of the 1972-Constitution was hacked through the illegal amendments. Later, through the 1... Read More

Access green energy through legal obligations, say experts

Dhaka, Nov. 4 -- The enlarging energy crisis that has engulfed the world, including Bangladesh would have been avoided if there was an adequate supply of renewable energy, experts said on Friday. Ban... Read More

Stocks open higher amid rising participation

Dhaka, Nov. 3 -- Stocks opened higher on Thursday as investors showed their buying interest in selective issues. Following the previous day's gain, DSEX, the prime index of the Dhaka Stock Exchange (... Read More

BD Thai's profit slumps 98pc, declares no dividend

Dhaka, Nov. 3 -- Bangladesh Thai Aluminium's net profit tumbled 98 per cent for the year ended on June 30, 2022, compared to the previous year due to higher raw material prices and freight charges and... Read More

E-Orange owners transacted Tk 1.2b through 24 accounts, BFIU finds

Dhaka, Nov. 2 -- E-commerce marketplaces E-Orange, Orange Bangladesh and Red Orange have transacted Tk 22.21 billion through 13 accounts from January 2019 to September 2021, said a report of the Bangl... Read More