Asian shares fall on fading global recovery hopes
Asian shares dropped on Thursday, set for their worst day in two months, as warnings from U.S. Federal Reserve officials underscored investor worries over the resilience of an economic recovery from ...
24 September 2020, 6:51
How to double your money in the bank
Earlier, money deposited in the bank would double in five or six years. It is no longer like that. It now takes double the time to double the money.
21 September 2020, 9:05
Onion price decreases as Indian trucks start entering Bangladesh
The price of onions in wholesale and local markets is on the decline as Indian trucks carrying onions have started entering Bangladesh through different land ports
20 September 2020, 6:50
Trump supports deal to continue China’s TikTok operate in the US
ByteDance was racing to avoid a crackdown on TikTok after the US Commerce Department said on Friday it would block new downloads and updates to the app come Sunday
20 September 2020, 4:18
Thousands of women domestic workers jobless and in debt
Eight years ago, Amena came to Dhaka from Rangpur to look for work. Without any formal education or training, domestic work was her only option to earn a living in the city.
19 September 2020, 10:55
Asian rice market
Weak demand hits top export hubs, Bangladesh struggles to stock up
Demand for rice from Asian export hubs waned this week, with Bangladesh holding off with imports even as its drive to shore up supplies fell short of targets after floods destroyed crops.
19 September 2020, 3:12
Bangladesh, India need to work together: Jeffrey Sachs
Regional cooperation is important to resolve the crisis the world is going through right now, says development economist Jeffrey Sachs
18 September 2020, 11:19
Apple to launch first online store in India next week
India, with more than 1 billion wireless subscribers of which about a third rely on basic handsets, provides huge growth prospects for smartphone makers, as well as cheap labor to manufacture the ...
18 September 2020, 6:20
Europe imposes fresh curbs as global virus cases top 30m
Israel is set to become the first developed country in the world to enforce a second nationwide shutdown, beginning Friday afternoon
18 September 2020, 5:32
Bangladesh’s debt burden set to ‘surge further’
The government has projected that the debt status of the country will be 38.3 per cent of the total GDP in the 2022-23 fiscal year
17 September 2020, 8:58