Trust Bank, bKash sign agreement on corporate payment portal

Dhaka, Feb. 14 -- Trust Bank recently signed an agreement on Host-to-Host connectivity for online payment solution through its corporate payment portal with bKash Ltd., country's largest mobile financ... Read More

Dhaka's air 2nd worst in the world on Wednesday morning

Dhaka, Feb. 14 -- Dhaka ranks second on the list of cities worldwide with the worst air quality, with an AQI score of 288 on Wednesday morning. Dhaka's air was classified as 'very unhealthy' at 8:58 ... Read More

Simple surgery brings smile to cleft lips

Dhaka, Feb. 14 -- Jewel Ahmed was taking preparations to sell his landed asset, his last straw, for surgery on the cleft lip of his three-year-old son. A car driver at Golapganj upazila, Mr Ahmed cam... Read More

CCC files case against 1200 hawkers including 11 leaders

Dhaka, Feb. 14 -- CHATTOGRAM, Feb 13: Chattogram City Corporation (CCC) has initiated legal action against 1,200 hawkers, including 11 leaders, for obstructing the drive to remove illegal establishmen... Read More

'GPH Maharaj Darbar' held

Dhaka, Feb. 14 -- CHATTOGRAM, Feb 13: GPH Ispat Limited held its annual channel partner conference titled 'GPH Maharaj Darbar' in Dhaka on Sunday and Monday. This signature event honours channel part... Read More

Shipping agents urge govt to cut source tax on commission

Dhaka, Feb. 14 -- The country's shipping agents have urged the government to lower the source tax on their commission from existing 8.0 per cent to 5.0 per cent to help flourish the sector further. T... Read More

National plant quarantine authority to be set up to boost agricultural exports

Dhaka, Feb. 14 -- The government is set to establish a National Plant Quarantine Authority to ensure the sustainability of the country's agricultural exports in the global market, according to a sourc... Read More

NRB Bank MD resigns

Dhaka, Feb. 14 -- NRB Bank Managing Director and Chief Executive Officer Mamoon Mahmood Shah has resigned from his post on personal grounds. According to the bank sources, Mr Mahmood Shah sent a resi... Read More

About bank merger, experts are more critical than optimistic

Dhaka, Feb. 14 -- Experts in the banking sector send out messages of caution for any merger between strong and weak banks as part of financial sector reforms announced by the Bangladesh Bank. The BB ... Read More

Sergeant Zahurul Haque ... and our February narrative

Dhaka, Feb. 14 -- February is replete with history. And this history revolves around Bangladesh, around the incidents and events which have shaped its ethos. This morning, we recall Sergeant Zahurul H... Read More