2h ago| Stock

Chattogram stocks extend gains

The Chittagong Stock Exchange (CSE) rose today, extending the gains to the third straight session.

2h ago| Stock

Dhaka stocks rise for third day

The Dhaka Stock Exchange (DSE) rose for the third consecutive day today.

6h ago| Economy

MFS accounts go past 18cr mark

The mobile financial service (MFS) sector in Bangladesh has been on a tear, with the number of accounts surpassing the 18-crore mark for the first time in July. 

15h ago| Economy

5,200 factories inspected by FBCCI, Bida in last one year

The Federation of Bangladesh Chambers of Commerce and Industry (FBCCI) along with Bangladesh Investment Development Authority has inspected some 5,200 local factories in the last year to ensure workplace safety.

18h ago| Business

Bangladesh poised to overtake China in apparel export to EU

Bangladesh is poised to overtake China in garment exports to Europe, the world’s largest market, anytime in the near future for work orders shifting its way and its price competitiveness.

20h ago| Business

‘5,200 factories inspected by FBCCI, Bida in last one year’

The Federation of Bangladesh Chambers of Commerce and Industry (FBCCI) along with Bangladesh Investment Development Authority has inspected some 5,200 local factories in the last year to ensure workplace safety.

October 2, 2022
October 2, 2022

Chattogram stocks extend gains

The Chittagong Stock Exchange (CSE) rose today, extending the gains to the third straight session.

October 2, 2022
October 2, 2022

Dhaka stocks rise for third day

The Dhaka Stock Exchange (DSE) rose for the third consecutive day today.

October 2, 2022
October 2, 2022

MFS accounts go past 18cr mark

The mobile financial service (MFS) sector in Bangladesh has been on a tear, with the number of accounts surpassing the 18-crore mark for the first time in July. 

October 2, 2022
October 2, 2022

Tax collection from interest earnings slows sharply

Although banks are registering increased deposits, tax collection from interest earnings of savers has slowed down significantly amid the fall of the interest rate.

October 2, 2022
October 2, 2022

School banking gaining traction

School banking is increasingly gaining popularity among students, exemplified by total deposits in such accounts surpassing Tk 2,300 crore in July despite ongoing economic hurdles such as rising inflation. 

October 2, 2022
October 2, 2022

Apparel export to EU: Bangladesh poised to overtake China

Bangladesh is poised to overtake China in garment exports to Europe, the world’s largest market, anytime in the near future for work orders shifting its way and its price competitiveness. 

October 2, 2022
October 2, 2022

Manpower export to Middle East surges

The number of Bangladeshi workers who headed to the Middle East countries in search of jobs surged 177 per cent year-on-year in the first eight months of 2022, official figures showed.    

October 2, 2022
October 2, 2022

5pc rice wasted if polished into finer variety

The polishing of rice into a finer variety with a view to attracting higher prices is proving costlier for the country since a sizable volume of grain is wasted whereas prices remain high and imports are required to meet domestic demand. 

October 2, 2022
October 2, 2022

5,200 factories inspected by FBCCI, Bida in last one year

The Federation of Bangladesh Chambers of Commerce and Industry (FBCCI) along with Bangladesh Investment Development Authority has inspected some 5,200 local factories in the last year to ensure workplace safety.

October 2, 2022
October 2, 2022

FY23 budgetary measures to dent revenue base further: Fitch

The current low revenue base in Bangladesh could be further undermined by the measures taken in the budget for FY2023, including corporate tax cuts, American credit rating agency Fitch said in its latest report.