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Pathao Car resumes services in Dhaka 

Pathao Car resumes services in Dhaka 

Pathao Cars on Thursday (July 2) officially resumed its services with almost 2,000 BRTA enlisted cars after a 3-month hiatus due to the COVID-19 pandemic.

2020-07-02 21:07:18
Govt to send 24,886 jute workers into early retirement 

Golden Handshake

Govt to send 24,886 jute workers into early retirement 

The government has decided to send 24,886 employees of state-owned jute mills into early retirement through ‘golden handshake’ scheme.

2020-06-28 18:19:19
Bangladesh forex reserves hits record $35 billion

Bangladesh forex reserves hits record $35 billion

The country's foreign exchange reserve reached to all-time high at $35 billion thanks to surging remittance despite the coronavirus pandemic.

2020-06-24 19:46:59
T. K. Group hands over 20 ventilator machines in Chattogram hospitals

T. K. Group hands over 20 ventilator machines in Chattogram hospitals

Country’s leading business conglomerate T. K. Group handed over 20 Ventilator Machine in Chittagong Medical College, Chittagong General Hospital, Chittagong Field Hospital, Parkview Hospital and Surgiscope Hospital for Corona patient treatment support.

2020-06-20 12:01:30
Mountain Dew Presents Hrithik in Brand-New Summer Campaign 

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Mountain Dew Presents Hrithik in Brand-New Summer Campaign 

As a brand that has always maintained that the difference between ‘ordinary’ & ‘extraordinary’ is the decision to move beyond fears & self-doubt; Mountain Dew is once again set to inspire...

2020-06-18 18:53:18
Qatar Airways issues statement regarding its office in Bangladesh

Qatar Airways issues statement regarding its office in Bangladesh

Qatar Airways has received an approval to operate flights to and from Bangladesh from 16 June, operating 3 flights per week, according to press statement by the airline issued Wednesday.

2020-06-17 17:45:34
ADB grants $100m loan for rural road network expansion in Bangladesh

ADB grants $100m loan for rural road network expansion in Bangladesh

The Asian Development Bank (ADB) has approved a $100 million loan to expand the coverage of an ongoing rural road network improvement project in Bangladesh, connecting the rural population to agricultural development zones.

2020-06-15 12:01:31
UAE giant Emirates sacks 600 pilots and 700 cabin crew

UAE giant Emirates sacks 600 pilots and 700 cabin crew

Dubai based UAE airline Emirates (EK/UAE) has reportedly sacked 700 cabin crew and 600 pilots in a single day as it cuts its workforce in the wake of the Coronavirus Pandemic.

2020-06-11 15:55:20
Global economy to plunge into worst recession since WWII

Global economy to plunge into worst recession since WWII

The global economy, which has plunged into a severe contraction, will shrink by 5.2 per cent this year due to the massive shock of the coronavirus pandemic and the shutdown measures to contain it, the World Bank said on Monday.

2020-06-09 22:05:40
Coronavirus hits 458 real estate sub-sectors 

Coronavirus hits 458 real estate sub-sectors 

The COVID-19 pandemic is severely affecting the country’s real estate and housing sector that contributes a significant percentage to Gross Domestic Product (GDP). 

2020-06-09 09:52:38
Bangladesh fails to produce ‘Vannamei’ for global market

Bangladesh fails to produce ‘Vannamei’ for global market

Though the global demand for shrimp is continuing to rise, Bangladesh is losing the market due to the inability of producing cheap and high-yielding Vannamei shrimp.

2020-06-09 09:17:24
UK market still attractive for Bangladesh startups 

UK market still attractive for Bangladesh startups 

Bangladesh High Commissioner to the UK Saida Muna Tasneem said the UK, which is the 2nd largest export destination for Bangladesh, is still attractive especially for Bangladeshi startups in expanding export periphery during the Covid-19 situation. 

2020-06-08 17:36:38
NIVEA partners with e-commerce platforms to expand market presence

NIVEA partners with e-commerce platforms to expand market presence

NIVEA, the world’s No. 1 skin care brand, today announced that it has partnered with multiple e-commerce platforms making its wide portfolio of personal care brands now easily available to consumers with a simple click of their fingertips.

2020-06-04 17:44:24
PM announces Tk 2000cr interest subsidy

PM announces Tk 2000cr interest subsidy

Prime Minister Sheikh Hasina on Sunday (May 31) announced a new stimulus package to waive Tk 2000 crore bank interest of around 1.38 crore loan recipients.

2020-05-31 16:44:41
Regular bank operations from May 31

Regular bank operations from May 31

Bangladesh Bank has asked banks to resume regular banking activities from Sunday (May 31) moving away from limited scale of banking activities due to the coronavirus pandemic.

2020-05-28 20:17:15