Bangladesh’s shops, malls to remain shut till 9 April
Bangladesh Shop Owners Association has extended the closure of all shops and shopping malls in the country, except kitchen markets, grocery stores, super shops and pharmacies, to 9 April to contain ...
US media outlets plead for urgent relief
The ailing news industry, struggling during a pandemic-induced economic slump, is pressing for new government relief as media outlets scramble to keep covering the health crisis.
‘Coronavirus: Nearly 20m people become jobless in Bangladesh’
Though the restriction of movement and general holidays are helping the nation contain the spread of deadly coronavirus, economists fear it will have a huge adverse impact on the livelihoods of ...
Buyers cancel orders worth $2.87 billion: BGMEA
Bangladesh Garment Manufacturers and Exporters Association (BGMEA) on Monday said buyers have so far cancelled orders worth US$ 2.87 billion following the outbreak of coronavirus, reports UNB.
Edotco appoints new country managing director
Group Sdn Bhd (“edotco”), an integrated telecommunications infrastructure services provider, announced the appointment of Ricky Steyn as the new country managing director of edotco Bangladesh
FBCCI lauds Bangladesh Bank’s liquidity measures
FBCCI president Sheikh Fazle Fahim on Monday termed the central bank’s decision to buy Treasury bills and bonds from banks and non-bank financial institutions (NBFIs) to deal with any liquidity ...
Corona cripples tour operators
The tourism industry has been hit hard by the coronavirus outbreak. Most trips, tours and bookings are being cancelled. President of the Tour Operators Association of Bangladesh (TOAB) Md Rafeuzzaman ...