How was last week’s stock market

The prime index of the Dhaka Stock Exchange fell 45 points last week from the previous week. Though the index rose majority of the trading days but the week experienced a falling trend at the end.

13m ago| Business

Flawed regulation sends wrong signals to private submarine cables in Bangladesh

The government has issued three submarine cable licenses to Summit Communications, CdNet Communications and Metacore Subcom Ltd. Last bastion of state-owned monopoly in telecoms will fall once the private cables emerge from the Bay of Bengal.

17h ago| Business

Japan may extend $600 million as budget support

Japan may extend $600 million to Bangladesh as budget support, Planning Minister MA Mannan said today.

1d ago| Global Economy

Seven more crop-laden ships leave Ukraine

Seven more ships laden with agricultural produce left Ukrainian ports on Sunday, the country’s infrastructure ministry said, bringing the total to 218 since a UN-brokered corridor through the Black Sea came into force at the start of August.

1d ago| Global Economy

UAE to supply gas, diesel to Germany

The United Arab Emirates agreed Sunday an “energy security” deal with Germany to supply liquefied natural gas and diesel as Berlin searches for new power sources to replace Russian supplies.

2d ago| Economy

BB serves show-cause notices on officials

The Bangladesh Bank has served show-cause notices on a good number of officials, asking them to explain how could media outlets published reports based on the central bank’s findings on several banking scams.