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Use TRIPS to trump copyright claim, businessmen asks Govt

Use TRIPS to trump copyright claim, businessmen asks Govt

Country’s audio-video businessmen Thursday urged the government to apply the TRIPS accord that allows them to run their filming business till 2013 legally bypassing the International Copyright Act.

2010-08-11 22:06:34
CEPZ factory shut down as worker dies a tragic death

CEPZ factory shut down as worker dies a tragic death

An apparel-industry worker met his tragic end as the glass-gate of his factory shattered onto his neck in Chittagong Export Processing Zone (CEPZ) on Thursday morning.

2010-08-11 21:23:58
Food Ministry to buy 80,000 metric tonnes of wheat and rice

Food Ministry to buy 80,000 metric tonnes of wheat and rice

Food and Disaster Management Ministry has decided to purchase 50,000 metric tonnes of wheat and 30,000 MT boiled rice through international tender.

2010-08-11 02:22:01
Two persons held with fake-note in city

Two persons held with fake-note in city

Police arrested two persons from the city’ Mirpur area along with fake note, computer, printer and fake papers and seals of Bangladesh Road Transport Authority (BRTA) in separate drives.

2010-08-11 02:08:43
Hoarders, black-marketeers, fake dealers to be brought to book: Faruk Khan

Hoarders, black-marketeers, fake dealers to be brought to book: Faruk Khan

Commerce Minister Lt Col (retd) Faruk Khan Wednesday warned those who would be found involved in raising prices of essential commodities during Ramadan through black-marketing and hoarding would be arrested.

2010-08-11 02:05:58
Good worker-owner relationship is important to save RG sector: VFC President

Good worker-owner relationship is important to save RG sector: VFC President

President of VF Corporation, a US buyer organization, Angela Langrige Wednesday underscored maintaining good industrial relations between owners and workers to save the readymade garment sector of Bangladesh.

2010-08-11 01:48:56
Dhaka Stock makes 5 records on a day

Dhaka Stock makes 5 records on a day

Dhaka Stock Market (DSE) on Tuesday witnessed five major records in terms of market capital, trading, exchange and rise of DSE and general indexes.

2010-08-10 02:00:21
SEC seeks boursesÔÇÖ surveillance reports by Wednesday

SEC seeks boursesÔÇÖ surveillance reports by Wednesday

The Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC) directed country’s two stock exchanges to submit their reports on market monitoring by Wednesday, as the watchdog goes tough so the stock traders play by the book.

2010-08-10 00:56:44
Investors of mutual funds at bay

Investors of mutual funds at bay

The investors of Mutual funds in the capital market faced financial losses over the last one year for which they blamed stock market regulator Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC).

2010-08-10 00:30:14
Commerce through express mailing: Customs to sue 555 persons

Commerce through express mailing: Customs to sue 555 persons

The Customs Department is going to sue 555 persons for importing commercial goods through the Express Mail Service (EMS) of the Postal Department on false declaration.

2010-08-09 00:28:43
SEC to monitor market surveillance committeeÔÇÖs function

SEC to monitor market surveillance committeeÔÇÖs function

The Securities and Exchange Commission Monday decided to monitor the activities of the market-surveillance committee of the two stock exchanges of the country as a double-check. 

2010-08-08 23:47:28
TIN, bank statement mandatory for foreign trip

TIN, bank statement mandatory for foreign trip

A government taskforce has made submission of Tax Identification Number (TIN) and two years’ bank statement mandatory for passengers in getting air ticket for traveling abroad.

2010-08-08 02:19:55
BashundharaÔÇÖs first cargo vessel sets sail

BashundharaÔÇÖs first cargo vessel sets sail

The MV Bashundhara Logistics–21, a new cargo vessel and first formal production of Bashundhara Steel and Engineering Limited (BSEL), an enterprise of Bashundhara Group, set sail Sunday on trial run.

2010-08-08 01:38:59
Interim water-sharing treaty on Teesta river to be inked next year: FM

Interim water-sharing treaty on Teesta river to be inked next year: FM

An interim agreement for sharing the Teesta waters with India would be signed next year, Foreign Minister Dr. Dipu Moni said Sunday, following some latest developments in the bilateral relations.   

2010-08-08 00:49:51
Export-import resumes at Akhaura land port

Export-import resumes at Akhaura land port

Trade through Akhaura land port with North-Eastern India resumed Sunday after a suspension on Saturday over the death of an Indian worker.

2010-08-07 23:07:02