Dhaka, Bangladesh
BUSINESS
BUSINESS
Bangladesh facilitating private sector investment in SDGs: PM
Prime Minister Sheikh Hasina has put forward Bangladesh’s vision and   read more>>
Obayed Ullah Al Masud, managing director and CEO of Sonali Bank Limited, receiving Bangladesh Bank Remittance Award 2016 from MA Mannan, state minister for finance and planning at the Abdul Karim Shah   read more>>
Australia’s CBA sells life insurance arm to AIA for $3.0b
SYDNEY, Sept 21: Australia’s biggest bank announced a major shake-up   read more>>
   
EU eyes solo move to increase tax on online giants
BRUSSELS, Sept 21: The European Commission said on Thursday it   read more>>
Engr. Rashid Ahmed Chowdhury, chairman of the Board of Directors Bangladesh Commerce Bank Limited, inaugurating its 52nd branch as ‘A K Khan Moor Branch” at A K Khan Moor in Chittagong on Thursday.   read more>>
A Rouf Chowdhury, chairman of Bank Asia poses with the participants of 43rd Foundation Training Course in Bank Asia Institute for Training and Development (BAITD) at Lalamatia in the city recently.   read more>>
   
Road to electric car paradise paved with handouts
JUDABERG (Norway), Sept 21: The Norwegian island of Finnoey has   read more>>
World stocks mixed as markets mull latest US Fed statement
LONDON, Sept 21: Global stock markets were mixed Thursday as   read more>>
HONG KONG: People walk past an electronic board showing Hong Kong share index outside a local bank here on Thursday. Asian shares were mostly lower and the dollar strengthened Thursday after the Fed s   read more>>
   
Iraq’s Kurds in economic crisis ahead of independence vote
BAGHDAD, Sept 21: A referendum on independence for Iraqi Kurdistan   read more>>
S&P cuts China’s debt rating over ‘financial risks’
BEIJING, Sept 21: Standard & Poor’s slashed China’s credit rating   read more>>
Vivek Malhotra, vice president, general business, SAP Indian Subcontinent, delivering presentation on Power of Digital Transformation in Bangladesh recently.   read more>>
   
US Federal Reserve keeps interest rates unchanged
WASHINGTON, Sept 21: The US Federal Reserve kept its benchmark   read more>>
Kazi Akram Uddin Ahmed, chairman of Standard Bank Limited formally launching VISA Platinum Card at the bank’s head office in the city on Thursday.   read more>>
Oil prices slip, Dollar extends gains in Asia
LONDON, Sept 21: Oil prices slipped on Thursday, giving up   read more>>
   
Landmark EU, Canada trade deal enters into force
BRUSSELS, Sept 21: A landmark free trade deal linking EU   read more>>
Ashraful Haque, director marketing, Symphony Mobile, poses for photograph with winners of ‘Symphony Eid Offer’ including foreign trip packages recently.   read more>>
Bank of Japan pushes on with stimulus as Fed eyes rate hike
TOKYO, Sept 21: Japan’s central bank pressed ahead with its   read more>>