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Muhith plans two-slab VAT
After backtracking on the uniform rate of value added tax,   read more>>
Workers busy at the Metrorail project construction site at Diyabari in Dhaka's Uttara. The elevated train service will have 16 stations and it will take approximately 38 minutes to reach Motijheel   read more>>
Electricity from maiden rooftop solar project likely from June
Electricity from the first commercial project of rooftop solar power   read more>>
   
Hackers still targeting SWIFT
TORONTO, Oct 13: Hackers continue to target the SWIFT bank   read more>>
Bangladesh can achieve progress like S Korea: Envoy
South Korean Ambassador in Dhaka Ahn Seong-doo has said Bangladesh   read more>>
Huawei names Ken Hu as Rotating CEO
In accordance with Huawei's Rotating CEO system, Ken Hu has   read more>>
   
Bayer sells crop science units to ease Monsanto takeover
FRANKFURT AM MAIN, Oct 13: German chemicals and pharmaceuticals giant   read more>>
Experts for egg consumption to meet protein demand
RANGPUR, Oct 13: Livestock experts at a post-rally discussion here   read more>>
HONG KONG: A man looks at a window display outside a Gucci store, part of the Kering group, at Tsim Sha Tsui shopping district in Hong Kong. Photo: Reuters   read more>>
   
Asian markets edge up
Asian markets edge upHONG KONG, Oct 13: Asian investors headed into the weekend cautiously upbeat on Friday after   read more>>
Oil rallies, Dollar slips after US consumer prices data
LONDON, Oct 13: Oil prices firmed on Friday as bullish   read more>>
Samsung Electronics CEO resigns, even as record profits expected
SEOUL, Oct 13: The CEO of Samsung Electronics Kwon Oh-Hyun   read more>>
   
World Bank chief optimistic over major capital increase
WASHINGTON, Oct 13: World Bank President Jim Yong Kim said   read more>>
Global economy chiefs told to reform while going is good
WASHINGTON, Oct 13: Finance chiefs from around the world were   read more>>
GAZA STRIP: A farm worker climbs a palm tree to pick dates on a farm in Al Zawayda City, central Gaza Strip,Thursday. The harvesting season for dates usually starts at the beginning of October, after   read more>>
   
IMF welcomes NAFTA negotiations
WASHINGTON, Oct 13: The IMF today defended the ongoing NAFTA   read more>>
JPMorgan Chase, Citigroup profits up as lending rises
NEW YORK, Oct 13: JPMorgan Chase and Citigroup reported slightly   read more>>
Crisis at Kobe Steel deepens
TOKYO, Oct 13: The cheating crisis engulfing Kobe Steel Ltd   read more>>