Flour gets pricier by Tk 5-7/kg

Dhaka, Nov. 30 -- Flour prices witnessed a further hike in the city markets, intensifying sufferings of the consumers, already in a fix amid rocketing trend in the essentials' prices. Finer flour or ... Read More

Private sector credit growth rate falling, yet stays above policy target

Dhaka, Nov. 30 -- Private-sector credit growth fell for the second consecutive month in October amid the central bank's measures to contain inflation and face foreign-currency shortage on the local mo... Read More

How dynamic is 'dynamic energy pricing'?

Dhaka, Nov. 30 -- With the approval of amendment to the BERC (Bangladesh Energy Regulatory Commission) Act 2003 by the cabinet, the government has assumed the right to adjust power and gas prices with... Read More

Rashiduzzaman Khan new MD ofMonstarlab Enterprise Solutions

Dhaka, Nov. 30 -- Monstarlab Enterprise Solutions (MLES) has appointed Rashiduzzaman Khan Dipto as its managing director. Mr Khan was instrumental in establishing MLES which provides business process... Read More

Probe, if written complaints received, Kamal says on loan scam

Dhaka, Nov. 30 -- Alleged irregularities in the banking sector will be investigated if written complaints are received, says Finance Minister AHM Mustafa Kamal about reports on bank money being siphon... Read More

HC advises lawyer to file a writ petition over Islami Bank's suspicious lending

Dhaka, Nov. 30 -- A lawyer has decided to file a writ petition with the High Court over an alleged loan scam involving Islami Bank Bangladesh, the country's largest Islamic bank. Justice Md Nazrul Is... Read More

Agent banking: a new approach for financial deepening

Dhaka, Nov. 30 -- Bangladesh has done exceptionally well in reducing poverty in the last five decades. Since its independence, poverty has fallen from above 80 per cent to 24.3 per cent in 2016. Vario... Read More

India annual GDP growth slows to 6.2pc in Sept quarter

Dhaka, Nov. 30 -- Annual growth in the Indian economy likely slowed in the July-September quarter as Covid distortions faded, economists said ahead of GDP data due on Wednesday that will provide clues... Read More

Butterfly fair at Jahangirnagar University on friday

Dhaka, Nov. 30 -- Projapoti Mela-2022 (Butterfly Fair) will be held at Jahangirnagar University for the 12th time with the slogan - 'Urle Akashe Projapoti, Prokriti Pay Notun Goti,' on December 02 (Fr... Read More

At least 15 killed in Afghanistan school bombing, says official

Dhaka, Nov. 30 -- At least 15 people have been killed in a bomb blast at a religious school in northern Afghanistan's Samangan province, according to a local official. Provincial spokesman Emdadullah... Read More