1d ago| Business

Monthly export receipts go past $5b for first time

Bangladesh’s earnings from merchandise shipment crossed the $5-billion mark for the first time in November, a major boost for the country reeling from the foreign exchange crisis, official figures showed yesterday.

1d ago| Business

Bangladesh’s share in global apparel trade grows

While retaining its second position globally, Bangladesh had its share in global apparel trade grow by 2.23 per cent to 6.40 per cent in 2021, according to World Trade Organization (WTO) data published on Wednesday.

5d ago| Business

Businesses for signing FTA with Canada

Local businesses want the government to start the negotiation with Canada to sign the free trade agreement (FTA) in order to retain the duty-free market access in the North American nation.

2w ago| Business

Bangladesh Bank finds cases of trade misinvoicing

Bangladesh Bank today said cases of under and over-invoicing of imported and exported items came to its notice during specials audit.

2w ago| Business

NBR wants tax from Nora Fatehi’s visit expenses

The tax authority has requested the home, cultural affairs and other agencies to ensure payment of source tax from payment of honorarium and other expenses for Bollywood artist Nora Fatehi.

2w ago| Business

Proper utilisation of credit guarantee scheme inevitable for revival of CMSMEs

Proper utilisation of the credit guarantee scheme is inevitable for the revival of cottage, micro, small and medium enterprises (CMSMEs), said Bangladesh Bank Deputy Governor Abu Farah Md Nasser today.

December 1, 2022
December 1, 2022

Monthly export receipts go past $5b for first time

Bangladesh’s earnings from merchandise shipment crossed the $5-billion mark for the first time in November, a major boost for the country reeling from the foreign exchange crisis, official figures showed yesterday.

December 1, 2022
December 1, 2022

Bangladesh’s share in global apparel trade grows

While retaining its second position globally, Bangladesh had its share in global apparel trade grow by 2.23 per cent to 6.40 per cent in 2021, according to World Trade Organization (WTO) data published on Wednesday.

November 27, 2022
November 27, 2022

Businesses for signing FTA with Canada

Local businesses want the government to start the negotiation with Canada to sign the free trade agreement (FTA) in order to retain the duty-free market access in the North American nation.

November 27, 2022
November 27, 2022

Renata gets WHO approval to sell birth control pills abroad

World Health Organization (WHO) has recognised the quality of products manufactured at Renata’s Rajendrapur Potent Product Facility to be of an international standard, enabling the pharmaceutical to sell birth control pills abroad. 

November 23, 2022
November 23, 2022

71 firms win National Export Trophy

Seventy-one exporters won the National Export Trophy yesterday in recognition of their contribution to the country’s overseas trade through higher sales, the addition of new products and markets, and maintaining compliance in the financial year of 2018-19.

November 22, 2022
November 22, 2022

71 firms win National Export Trophy

Seventy-one exporters won the National Export Trophy today in recognition of their contribution to the country’s overseas trade through higher sales, the addition of new products and markets, and maintaining compliance in the financial year of 2018-19.

November 16, 2022
November 16, 2022

Deferral support for industrial raw material import extended

Bangladesh Bank today extended the deferral support for another six months to settle the import orders of industrial raw materials, agricultural equipment and chemical fertilisers.

November 16, 2022
November 16, 2022

Freelancers will now receive encashment certificate from MFS

The Bangladesh Bank today asked banks to provide freelancers with encashment certificates through mobile financial service (MFS) providers so that they can submit the document at the time of income tax payment.

November 16, 2022
November 16, 2022

'Bangladesh failing to utilise export potential for poor logistics support'

Bangladesh is failing to take full advantage of its export potential because of insufficient logistics infrastructure, said Nihad Kabir, chairperson of the Business Initiative Leading Development (BUILD).

November 15, 2022
November 15, 2022

Orion Pharma’s profit more than doubles

Orion Pharma Ltd’s profit more than doubled in the July-September quarter of the ongoing fiscal year of 2022-23.