19h ago| Economy

Weak institutions barrier to development

Despite impressive economic growth and development performance over the past few decades, Bangladesh has failed to build its institutional capacities – a failure that may prevent it from making the...

19h ago| Economy

Govt readies rules to pave way for electric vehicles

The government is set to remove all complexities for the registration and operation of electric vehicles in Bangladesh as the Road Transport and Bridges Ministry has prepared a guideline in this...

19h ago| Economy

Noab seeks FBCCI help in fighting Covid fallout

The Newspapers Owners’ Association of Bangladesh (Noab) yesterday sought cooperation from the Federation of Bangladesh Chambers of Commerce and Industry (FBCCI) to resolve the industry’s many...

1d ago| Business

Alif Industries to raise Tk 200 crore

Alif Industries plans to raise funds of Tk 200 crore through issuing shares.

1d ago| Business

Stocks cross 7,000 points after nine workdays

The stock market index crossed 7,000 points again after nine working days amid the optimism of further rise.

1d ago| Banks

Loan write-offs decline as banks lose strength

Loans written off by banks in Bangladesh nosedived as lenders’ ability to keep 100 per cent provisioning against delinquent assets has squeezed amid business slowdown caused by the coronavirus...

December 8, 2021
December 8, 2021

Noab seeks FBCCI help in fighting Covid fallout

The Newspapers Owners’ Association of Bangladesh (Noab) yesterday sought cooperation from the Federation of Bangladesh Chambers of Commerce and Industry (FBCCI) to resolve the industry’s many...

December 8, 2021
December 8, 2021

Govt readies rules to pave way for electric vehicles

The government is set to remove all complexities for the registration and operation of electric vehicles in Bangladesh as the Road Transport and Bridges Ministry has prepared a guideline in this...

December 8, 2021
December 8, 2021

Weak institutions barrier to development

Despite impressive economic growth and development performance over the past few decades, Bangladesh has failed to build its institutional capacities – a failure that may prevent it from making the...

December 8, 2021
December 8, 2021

Consumers Association re-elects top brass

Ghulam Rahman, former chairman of Anti-Corruption Commission (ACC), and Humayun Kabir Bhuiyan have been re-elected as president and general secretary of the Consumers Association of Bangladesh (Cab).

December 8, 2021
December 8, 2021

MFS helping Bangladesh become digital economy

Vision 2021, commonly known as Digital Bangladesh, one of the long-term socioeconomic development goals of the country, was unveiled more than a decade ago, and initiatives were taken accordingly...

December 8, 2021
December 8, 2021

25 firms face BSEC ultimatum on holding minimum shares

The Bangladesh Securities and Exchange Commission (BSEC) has again taken strict stance, giving a 30-day ultimatum to 25 listed company directors to maintain the regulation for holding the minimum...

December 8, 2021
December 8, 2021

Pubali Bank’s Tk 500cr bond gets nod

The Bangladesh Securities and Exchange Commission yesterday gave the go-ahead to Pubali Bank’s perpetual bond worth Tk 500 crore.

December 8, 2021
December 8, 2021

Stocks keep soaring, cross 7,000 points again

The domestic stock market maintained its gaining streak for a fifth consecutive day yesterday thanks to higher investor participation.

December 8, 2021
December 8, 2021

Ecnec approves 10 projects

The Executive Committee of the National Economic Council (Ecnec) yesterday approved 10 development projects, half of which were revisions.

December 7, 2021
December 7, 2021

Pubali Bank’s Tk 500 crore perpetual bond gets go-ahead

Bangladesh Securities and Exchange Commission (BSEC) today gave go-ahead to the Pubali Bank's perpetual bond worth Tk 500 crore.