Evaly, the latest digital business scam
Consumers are rushing to buy various products, lured by Evaly’s lucrative offers. Experts get a whiff of money laundering.
24 August 2020, 11:18
Youth and sports ministry launches e-commerce based web portal for young entrepreneurs
The youth and sports ministry has launched e-commerce based paikarisale.com in a bid to form a nationwide youth entrepreneur network to support farmers with fair trade policy, says a press communique.
21 May 2020, 14:03
Digital lifeline for women running Asia's small businesses
When the coronavirus stopped her husband working, Nguyen Thi Bich Ngoc's small business of selling cosmetics from home became the main income for this Vietnamese family of four.
14 May 2020, 6:26
'E-commerce has a billion-dollar market in Bangladesh'
Commerce minister Tipu Munshi on Wednesday called upon all involved in e-commerce to maintain their service quality for creating its good image as it has a billion-dollar market.
13 May 2020, 11:45
Commerce minister leaves Dhaka for India to attend BIMSTEC conf
Commerce minister Tipu Munshi, MP, left Dhaka for Mumbai, India on Tuesday afternoon to attend the two-day long ‘Integrating BIMSTEC-2020’ conference.A three-member delegation led by the ...
25 February 2020, 16:30
Apiculture thrives in Jashore mustard fields
The commercial farming of mustard and beekeeping in the same field together are expanding in different upazilas of the district as it has been found to be very profitable.The apiculture in mustard ...
12 January 2020, 5:17
RFL bags ‘best brand award’
RFL Plastics, a popular household plastic brand, has been awarded as the best brand under plastic category in the 11th edition of Best Brand Award Bangladesh at a city hotel on Saturday.Bangladesh ...
10 December 2019, 17:06
Amazon faces backlash for selling ornaments with images of Nazi German death camp
A Polish museum on Sunday slammed US e-commerce giant Amazon for selling Christmas ornaments with images of the Nazi German death camp Auschwitz-Birkenau, calling them inappropriate.The museum at the ...
2 December 2019, 8:53
Consumers' rights can be protected by separate ministry
The Consumers Association of Bangladesh (CAB) has proposed a separate department or ministry to protect the rights of consumers. This proposal needs due consideration. The commerce ministry takes ...
30 November 2019, 9:14
Flipkart logs 50pc growth in new customers
Aiming to bring the next 200 million consumers to the e-commerce fold, Flipkart on Friday said that "The Big Billion Days" sale witnessed almost 50 per cent growth in the number of new customers ...
5 October 2019, 3:46