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Nokia reports strong growth in 2022

Dhaka, Jan. 27 -- Finnish telecommunications equipment maker Nokia has reported strong growth in 2022, with its quarterly operating profit exceeding market expectations. The company's operating profi... Read More


Driver flees after death of woman he ran over in Bhola

Dhaka, Jan. 27 -- A microbus driver hit an unidentified woman who was crossing the street, rushed her to a hospital critically injured before fleeing as the doctors declared her dead in Bhola. The in... Read More


Tsitsipas beats Khachanov to reach first Australian Open final

Dhaka, Jan. 27 -- Stefanos Tsitsipas blazed his way into a first Australian Open final with a 7-6(2) 6-4 6-7(6) 6-3 win over Russian 18th seed Karen Khachanov on Friday, as the third-seeded Greek inch... Read More


Visa revenue growth slows more as tough economy sobers spending

Dhaka, Jan. 27 -- Visa's revenue growth continued to wind back to pre-pandemic levels in the first quarter as the post-lockdown travel craze ebbed and consumer spending slowed in a tough economy. The... Read More


India police detain students gathered to watch BBC documentary on Modi

Dhaka, Jan. 26 -- Students were detained by the Delhi police on Wednesday as they gathered to watch a recent BBC documentary about Prime Minister Narendra Modi that India has dismissed as propaganda a... Read More


Bangla Academy to publish Hamid's autobiography in Book Fair 2023

Dhaka, Jan. 26 -- The Bangla Academy is set to publish an autobiography of the incumbent President Abdul Hamid at the Ekushey Book Fair detailing how he paved his way from a quiet Haor village to the ... Read More


South Korea vows support for exporters as economy shrinks

Dhaka, Jan. 26 -- South Korea's government promised strong support for exporters after the country posted on Thursday its first economic contraction in 2/1-2 years, due mainly to a crash in exports, a... Read More


Bringing transfer pricing under scanner

Dhaka, Jan. 26 -- Among the many modes of money laundering, a less talked-about method that seemingly has the potential to cause massive money flight from a host country is transfer pricing. In Bangla... Read More


Meta says it will reinstate Trump's Facebook and Instagram accounts

Dhaka, Jan. 26 -- Meta Platforms said Wednesday it will reinstate former US President Donald Trump's Facebook and Instagram accounts in the coming weeks, following a two-year suspension after the dead... Read More


'Fall in orders' may lead to decline in RMG exports

Dhaka, Jan. 26 -- Despite having enjoyed incredible growths in November and December, the apparel industry owners are worried that exports may dip in January amid a global economic crisis, reports bdn... Read More