Globalisation at a crossroads: U-Turn or perfect storm?

Bangladesh, Oct. 23 -- According to the new IMF (International Monetary Fund) outlook, global growth is forecast at 3.0 per cent for 2019. That's the lowest since the global crisis of 2008-9. It is la... Read More

Infrastructure projects: Delivering on time and within budgetary allocations

Bangladesh, Oct. 23 -- Reliable, advanced and efficient infrastructure is indispensable for every nation. Better infrastructure drives economic growth, facilitates trade and commerce, considerably low... Read More

Import-export business: How to deal with impending compliance requirement

Bangladesh, Oct. 23 -- Nowadays, compliance has become the most important aspect in carrying out interbank transactions. During the last ten years, regulatory requirements have changed so rapidly that... Read More

One dies of dengue, 143 more hospitalised

Bangladesh, Oct. 23 -- A young man died of dengue in Khulna while 143 more people have been infected with the mosquito-borne disease across the country. The new death was recorded on Tuesday evening ... Read More

BSTI files cases against petrol pumps

Bangladesh, Oct. 23 -- Bangladesh Standards and Testing Institution (BSTI) filed cases against 10 organisations including nine petrol pumps for their alleged weight and measurement manipulations of di... Read More

Nordic states keen to help combat marine litter

Bangladesh, Oct. 23 -- Norwegian Ambassador to Bangladesh Sidsel Bleken has said the Nordic countries hope to work with Bangladesh to reach a global agreement to combat marine plastic litter and micro... Read More

President joins Japan Emperor's enthronement ceremony

Bangladesh, Oct. 23 -- President Abdul Hamid joined the enthronement ceremony of Japanese Emperor Naruhito at the State Hall of Imperial Palace at 1pm (local time) on Tuesday, reports UNB. The enthro... Read More

SCF condemns violence in Bhola over Facebook post

Bangladesh, Oct. 23 -- Sector Commanders Forum-Muktijuddho '71 has condemned the recent violence erupted in Borhanuddin of Bhola district over a Facebook post that reportedly hurt religious sentiment.... Read More

Encourage youths to take part in positive politics

Bangladesh, Oct. 23 -- Jatiya Party (JP) Chairman GM Quader said on Tuesday the young generation must be encouraged to get involved in positive politics for building the country removing the current p... Read More

ACC changes lawyer to deal with HC case

Bangladesh, Oct. 23 -- ACC has changed its lawyer to treat an ongoing High Court case challenging a central bank circular, which allowed defaulters to reschedule their loans with a repayment period fo... Read More