Trust Bank signs MoU with Apollo Multispeciality Hospital, Kolkata

Dhaka, March 13 -- A memorandum of understanding (MoU) has been signed between Trust Bank Limited and Apollo Multispeciality Hospital, Kolkata, recently, says a press release. Mr Md Mostafa Musharrof... Read More

Govt shuts down 209 illegal brick kilns aiming to control air pollution

Dhaka, March 13 -- Legal action has been taken against 458 illegal brick kilns till March 10 as part of the implementation of the Ministry's 100 working-day special action plan. "Of these 458 brick k... Read More

Bangladesh demands immediate ceasefire in Gaza

Dhaka, March 13 -- Bangladesh has condemned Israeli efforts to deport people out of Gaza and demanded immediate ceasefire and full and unhindered access to humanitarian assistance. "Full implementati... Read More

BD-Dutch double taxation avoidance deal amended

Dhaka, March 13 -- Dhaka will be able to collect tax from the capital gains made by any entities of the Netherlands in Bangladesh as the two nations amended an existing double taxation avoidance and p... Read More

HC issues rule over raids on restaurants

Dhaka, March 13 -- The High Court (HC) has questioned the legality of indiscriminate drives conducted by different government agencies in hotels and restaurants in the capital. Issuing a rule it want... Read More

Launch of Bancassurance a major support to SDG

Dhaka, March 13 -- What do you think about Bancassurance? This question was posed by Mr. Gokul Chand Das, member, Insurance Development and Regulatory Authority (IDRA) at the Asia banking and Finance ... Read More

MTB Foundation supports female education in partnership with Prothom Alo Trust

Dhaka, March 13 -- On the eve of International Women's Day 2024, MTB Foundation recently signed an agreement with Prothom Alo Trust to celebrate this year's theme, 'Inspire Inclusion' for the project ... Read More

Southeast Bank signs participation agreement with Bangladesh Bank

Dhaka, March 13 -- Southeast Bank PLC signed an agreement with Credit Guarantee Department (CGD) of Bangladesh Bank to facilitate eligible Women Enterprises and Agro Processing Enterprises under CMSME... Read More

Power tariff hike raises monthly expenditure of a family by 9.50pc: CPD

Dhaka, March 13 -- Centre for Policy Dialogue (CPD), the country's leading think tank, revealed in a study that the latest power tariff hike increased the average monthly expenditure of a family by ar... Read More

Endometriosis affects around 15pc women of reproductive age: Study

Dhaka, March 13 -- Around 15 per cent of women suffer from endometriosis, a rare and hidden disease of female reproductive age (15-49 years), as its symptoms are similar to menstruation cramps. ACME'... Read More