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President for people's unity to build Bangabandhu's 'Sonar Bangla'

President M Abdul Hamid Wednesday called for forging unity among the people, irrespective of religion, caste and creed, to implement Bangabandhu's pledge to build 'Sonar Bangla' and eliminate ...

President for people's unity to build Bangabandhu's 'Sonar Bangla'

Defaulted loans: Another ‘success,’ 5 times increase in just 12 yrs

The amount of defaulted loans in the country’s banking sector has crossed Tk 1000 billion now. In case you do not have a calculator nearby to assess the amount, at least four Padma bridges could have ...

Defaulted loans: Another ‘success,’ 5 times increase in just 12 yrs

Stocks witness flat

Stocks on Tuesday witnessed flat with downward trend of major price indices at Dhaka and Chittagong stock exchanges due mainly to price fall in some large-cap securities

The Dhaka Stock Exchange and Chittagong Stock Exchange

Reduce fuel prices to facilitate economic recovery: BGMEA

Bangladesh Garment Manufacturers and Exporters Association (BGMEA) president Faruk Hasan has urged the government to reconsider the decision of fuel price hike for creating a stable business ...

Reduce fuel prices to facilitate economic recovery: BGMEA

‘If we don't invest in childhood, we lose all opportunities to ensure economic growth’

Yett spoke to 13-year-old child journalist Gargee Tanushree Paul on the occasion of World Children’s Day about issues affecting children today, and what the government, UNICEF and partner ...

‘If we don't invest in childhood, we lose all opportunities to ensure economic growth’

Gamechanger: Sir Fazle Hasan Abed

He dreamt of change for the common man

Sir Fazle Hasan Abed is one of the gamechangers in Bangladesh, a visionary that had placed Bangladesh in a place of dignity on the world map

Sir Fazle Hasan Abed

Stocks rebound on both bourses

After witnessing a downward trend in the last session, stocks on Monday rebounded in the Dhaka and Chittagong stock exchanges as investors remained active on sector-wise issues

Stocks rebound on both bourses

Migrant workers from Bangladesh suffer under Singapore Covid curbs

More than 300,000 migrant workers, many of them from South Asia, live in dorms in the prosperous city-state, where they are typically packed into shared rooms and sleep on bunk beds

Migrant workers from Bangladesh and India wearing protective masks do grocery shopping before tighter measures are implemented to curb the coronavirus disease (Covid-19) outbreak, at Little India, in Singapore, 5 April 2020

"We couldn’t have become factory owners if the country wasn’t independent"

We couldn't have become factory owners if the country hadn't got independence. Before independence, I once went to a bank at Farashganj to get a ‘solvency’ certificate. The manager of the bank was a ...

Fazlur Rahman, chairman and  managing director of City Group

Uganda’s MoTIV gets first UNESCO-Bangabandhu prize

MoTIV was selected among 69 nominations submitted for the creative economy prize and will receive $50,000 in recognition of its innovative work to promote youth entrepreneurship in the creative ...

Uganda’s MoTIV gets first UNESCO-Bangabandhu prize in creative economy
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