India-made eye drop linked to infections, death: US FDA

Dhaka, Feb. 4 -- The US Food and Drug Administration has warned against using an India-made eye drop that has been linked to the outbreak of a drug-resistant bacteria leading to adverse events in at l... Read More

Woman gang-raped after coming to Dhaka to see her children

Dhaka, Feb. 4 -- Dhaka's Mohammadpur police have launched an investigation into the gang-rape of a mother of two children, allegedly by four yet-to-be-identified perpetrators ten days ago. The woman ... Read More

Caretaker government will never come back: Hasan Mahmud

Dhaka, Feb. 4 -- Information and Broadcasting Minister Dr Hasan Mahmud has dismissed the opposition BNP's principal demand of a non-party government to oversee the next elections, and said that althou... Read More

Japan exporters request Bangladesh to launch JUMVEA certificate

Dhaka, Feb. 4 -- Exporters of used Japanese vehicles request Bangladesh to recognise and introduce JUMVEA (Japan Used Motor Vehicle Exporters Association) certificate aiming to check possible malpract... Read More

China to further ease travel between mainland and Hong Kong, Macao

Dhaka, Feb. 4 -- China will continue to lift restrictions on travel between the Chinese mainland and Hong Kong and Macao special administrative regions (SARs), China's State Council Hong Kong and Maca... Read More

Weekly market review: Stocks flat as investors digest earnings

Dhaka, Feb. 4 -- Stocks ended nearly flat in the week to Thursday after a three-week rally as investors tried to rebalance their portfolios taking cues from the latest quarterly earnings reports. Inv... Read More

Genex Infosys tops turnover chart for fourth week

Dhaka, Feb. 4 -- The ten most-traded stocks accounted for 48 per cent of transactions on the Dhaka Stock Exchange (DSE) in the outgoing week, with Genex Infosys dominating the turnover list for the fo... Read More

Essential commodities: Indian NACOF seeks PMO's intervention

Dhaka, Feb. 4 -- An Indian multi-state cooperative federation seeks the prime minister's intervention to supply different commodities to Bangladesh from the neighbouring nation. The National Federati... Read More

Ekushey book fair draws a huge crowd on weekend

Dhaka, Feb. 4 -- The Ekushey Book Fair-2023 wore a festive look with a vibrant presence of book lovers on the weekend- Friday and Saturday, the first weekend of the month, and the 3rd and 4th day of t... Read More

Now gas dev funds being taxed

Dhaka, Feb. 4 -- Now the revenue board is bent on collecting value-added tax from three funds developed with VAT proceeds from subscriber bills for use in the country's energy security. VAT at a rate... Read More