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SEC approves two Mutual Funds of Tk 250 crore

SEC approves two Mutual Funds of Tk 250 crore

The Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC) Tuesday approved Tk 250 crore Sonali Bank Ltd ...

2010-07-20 01:23:22
City Bank to issue 1:1, Islamic Finance 2:1 right shares

City Bank to issue 1:1, Islamic Finance 2:1 right shares

The Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC) Tuesday approved right shares of City Bank Ltd and Islamic Finance Ltd meant for increasing their respective paid-up capital.

2010-07-20 01:19:06
Govt to import rice from Vietnam, India to meet exigencies

Govt to import rice from Vietnam, India to meet exigencies

To build a buffer stock to meet any exigencies, the government would import 200,000 metric tonnes of rice from India and Vietnam, the Food Minister announced Tuesday in the wake of an upturn in food prices.

2010-07-20 01:06:00
RanksTel wrangles: BTRC chair, Tele Secy risk running into contempt-rule toils

RanksTel wrangles: BTRC chair, Tele Secy risk running into contempt-rule toils

The High Court Monday issued rule upon the BTRC chairman and the telecommunications secretary to explain within four weeks why they should not be punished on contempt-of-court charge for not appointing administrator for the embattled RanksTel as per court’s order.

2010-07-18 21:34:52
Bangladesh Bank declares ÔÇ£growth-friendlyÔÇØ monetary policy

Bangladesh Bank declares ÔÇ£growth-friendlyÔÇØ monetary policy

The central bank Monday unveiled a “growth-friendly” new monetary policy aiming to help the country attain faster economic growth containing...

2010-07-18 19:52:15
Govt recommends privatizing 12 more SOEs

Govt recommends privatizing 12 more SOEs

The Privatization Commission has decided to sell off 12 state-owned enterprises under the Jute and Textiles Ministry, competent sources said.

2010-07-18 00:49:27
Fueling quick-fire power plants: beg or borrow?

Fueling quick-fire power plants: beg or borrow?

The government is considering an offer for loan instead of handing out subsidy for the supply of fuel oils to the quick rental and rental power plants, hired for a quick-fix answer to a nagging electricity crisis.

2010-07-18 00:26:47
GMG airlines in the capital market

GMG airlines in the capital market

The GMG Airlines, country’s one of the private airliners, is going to make debut in the capital market “very soon” which will be the second aviation company in the bourse.

2010-07-17 23:53:16
Power-loom workersÔÇÖ strike continues in Narsingdi

Power-loom workersÔÇÖ strike continues in Narsingdi

Power-loom workers here continued their strike for the sixth straight day on Sunday to press home their demands including regularization of jobs and pay-hike.

2010-07-17 21:13:37
Milk Vita records Tk 16 crore profit

Milk Vita records Tk 16 crore profit

State-owned dairy Bangladesh Milk Producers Co-operative Union Ltd (BMPCUL) or Milk Vita recorded a Tk 15.81 crore profit in the last fiscal. 

2010-07-17 01:01:55
Rice price to come down before Ramadan: Food minister

Rice price to come down before Ramadan: Food minister

Food Minister Dr. Abdur Razzak Saturday said the price of rice would come down before the holy month of Ramadan, as the government plans market intervention against price fixing.

2010-07-16 22:59:57
India, Nepal to use Ctg, Mongla seaports: Shipping Minister

India, Nepal to use Ctg, Mongla seaports: Shipping Minister

Shipping Minister Shahjahan Khan said the government would let India and Nepal use Chittagong and Mongla seaports in order to reap economic benefits, as the presnt government has agreed on transit facilities for the two neigbours.

2010-07-16 22:08:15
Cairn warns of withdrawing investment

Cairn warns of withdrawing investment

British oil company Cairn Energy has threatened to take out its investment from all hydrocarbon fields, including South Sangu and Magnama, if the government does not withdraw the corporate tax on gas sale to a third party.

2010-07-15 20:29:51
PDB signs agreements for 100MW quick rental power

PDB signs agreements for 100MW quick rental power

The Power Development Board (PDB) signed agreements with two more companies on Thursday which will generate 100MW power under quick rental system.

2010-07-14 21:50:27
Rumours pull down DSE benchmark through sharp price falls

Rumours pull down DSE benchmark through sharp price falls

Dhaka Stock Exchange (DSE) Wednesday witnessed a sharp price fall prompted by rumours that the price-earning (PE) ratio of shares would be sector-based.  

2010-07-14 00:23:38