HC order on bank loan scams is welcome, but we need a permanent fix

Dhaka, Dec. 6 -- Newspapers yesterday prominently published news of the High Court directing relevant authorities including the Anti-Corruption Commission (ACC), Bangladesh Bank, Bangladesh Financial ... Read More

Cases piling in country's lone Marine Court sans magistrate

Dhaka, Dec. 6 -- Cases are piling up in the country's only Marine Court as the court has no magistrate for about three months. As a result, vessel incident related victims are being suffered and no h... Read More

11 lakh Bangladeshis to get job abroad this year

Dhaka, Dec. 6 -- The number of Bangladeshi workers going abroad with jobs is likely to reach some 11 lakh by this year. About 102,900 Bangladeshi workers have already gone abroad till November, 2022,... Read More

Arrest warrant issued against Rizvi, Ishraque

Dhaka, Dec. 6 -- Two Dhaka courts on Monday issued arrest warrant against BNP senior joint secretary general Advocate Ruhul Kabir Rizvi Ahmed and former mayoral candidate of Dhaka South City Corporati... Read More

Banking sector on the brink : TIB

Dhaka, Dec. 6 -- The Transparency International Bangladesh (TIB) has expressed its deep concern over the withdrawal of thousands of crores of taka in the name of loans against false addresses and non-... Read More

Revenue Board to intensify surveillance as issuing invoice drops

Dhaka, Dec. 6 -- The National Board of Revenue (NBR) collected Tk 32.29 crore in November this year, up 6 per cent from 30.40 crore in October this year through value-added tax (VAT) machines installe... Read More

Take steps to regain public trust in judiciary

Dhaka, Dec. 6 -- Bangladesh Jatiyatabadi Ainjibi Forum (BJAF), a pro-BNP platform of the lawyers, requested the Chief Justice to take steps to regain the public perception, faith and trust on the judi... Read More

Experts stress for introducing of commodity exch

Dhaka, Dec. 6 -- Commodity exchange once introduced in the country would eliminate the scope for under invoicing and over invoicing, experts said. "Work is going on to introduce commodity exchange in... Read More

Govt reintroduces scholarship exams for primary students

Dhaka, Dec. 6 -- Scholarship exams for primary school students are set to restart after a decade. The exams will be held nationwide in the last week of December. Previously, fifth-graders were able t... Read More

BNP won't be allowed to hold rally on street: DMP

Dhaka, Dec. 6 -- Dhaka Metropolitan Police (DMP) Commissioner Khandker Golam Faruq said that BNP would not be allowed to hold its rally on street in the capital on December 10, While replying to ques... Read More