Embraer holds its 4G jet's demo in Bangladesh

Bangladesh, March 22 -- Brazilian aircraft manufacturer Embraer's E190-E2 commercial jet, which is on a tour around the region, made its landing in Dhaka on Wednesday. This is for the first time in B... Read More

Two businesses win '2019 Francophonie Week Business Award'

Bangladesh, March 22 -- Three joint trade bodies have awarded two businesses as part of celebrating the 32nd International Francophonie Day in Dhaka this year. CanCham Bangladesh, France Bangladesh C... Read More

Dhaka Travel Mart begins with call to unlock tourism potential

Bangladesh, March 22 -- Speakers at a function on Thursday laid emphasis on infrastructure development for unlocking the country's tourism potential. The sector witnessed a steady growth in the recen... Read More

Swadhinata Parishad to restore RMG sector's image

Bangladesh, March 22 -- Swadhinata Parishad on Thursday announced a 12-point election manifesto, with a pledge to restore the tarnished image of the country's readymade garment (RMG) industry at home ... Read More

Singer tops DSE turnover chart

Bangladesh, March 22 -- Ten most traded companies accounted for 32 per cent of the transactions on the Dhaka Stock Exchange (DSE) on Thursday, with Singer Bangladesh making its way to the top of the t... Read More

Islamic Finance declares 14.50pc div

Bangladesh, March 22 -- The board of directors of Islamic Finance & Investment Ltd. has recommended 10 per cent cash and 4.5 per cent stock dividend for the year ended on December 31, 2018. The final... Read More

Govt announces Tk 401m incentives for Aus farmers

Bangladesh, March 22 -- The government will spend over Tk 401 million on providing agricultural inputs to the farmers free of cost for Ufshi Aus cultivation this year. Under the programme, over 0.45 m... Read More

Deadline for bid submission extended

Bangladesh, March 22 -- The deadline to submit bids for building the country's first land-based LNG terminal, having the capacity to handle 7.5 million tonnes per year (Mtpa), has been extended by thr... Read More

Japan's dev ties with BD 'shift to connectivity'

Bangladesh, March 22 -- Japan's development cooperation with Bangladesh has been transformed over the years to enhance connectivity in terms of physical, institutional development and people-to-people... Read More

BIWTA demolishes 173 structures

Bangladesh, March 22 -- Bangladesh Inland Water Transport Authority (BIWTA) demolished on Thursday a total of 173 structures built illegally on the banks of the River Turag at Mirpur in the capital. ... Read More