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Labour sector reforms a must

Dhaka, July 14 -- Implementation of the proposed National Action Plan through revising labour laws for labour-sector reforms in Bangladesh is a must-do for availing GSP-Plus facility in export to the ... Read More


Low-lying areas in Faridpur, Rajbari districts flooded

Dhaka, July 14 -- The water level of the Padma River in Faridpur and Rajbari has surpassed the danger mark at the Goalanda Point due to runoff from upstream and water from the Jamuna River. Several ne... Read More


Gold prices hit an all-time high in Bangladesh

Dhaka, July 14 -- Gold prices in the country have increased again, setting a new record. The price of each bhori of 22-carat (11.664 grams) gold has been increased by Tk 1,190, bringing the cost of th... Read More


Employees of public universities, autonomous bodies to come under pension scheme from July 1 next year

Dhaka, July 14 -- Employees of all public universities, self-governed, autonomous, state-owned bodies and their subordinate institutions joining on July 1, 2025 and thereafter as fresh employees would... Read More


Prattay scheme effective from next July

Dhaka, July 14 -- Responding to university teachers' demands, the government has decided to make the Prattay pension scheme effective from July next year. The decision has come as teachers of all pub... Read More


Government plans to establish Tourism University: Frauk Khan

Dhaka, July 14 -- Civil Aviation and Tourism Minister M Faruk Khan on Sunday said the government plans to establish a dedicated tourism university to create expert manpower for the country's tourism i... Read More


Amanullah elected chairman of Mercantile Exchange House (UK) Limited

Dhaka, July 14 -- M Amanullah, Sponsor Director of Mercantile Bank has been elected as Chairman of Mercantile Exchange House (UK) Limited in MBL's 443rd Board Meeting held recently. He was the former... Read More


Bengal Commercial Bank's half-yearly business review meeting held

Dhaka, July 14 -- Bengal Commercial Bank (BGCB) organised its half-yearly business review meeting successfully at the end of June 30, 2024, on Thursday, July 11, 2024, at the bank's head office in Gul... Read More


BRAC University's Centre for Entrepreneurship Development wins Global Impact Award at ICSB World Congress

Dhaka, July 14 -- BRAC University has announced that its Centre for Entrepreneurship Development (CED) has been honoured with the Entrepreneurship Center Global Impact Award at the 2024 International ... Read More


Demystifying export data conundrum

Dhaka, July 14 -- Recently Bangladesh Bank dropped a bombshell on the data front. Bangladesh export data was sharply revised downwards raising concerns all around. If the revision involved a minor cor... Read More