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Govt bans vegetable export to EU market
Bangladesh has imposed a ‘self-ban’ on vegetable export to the   read more>>
Major General Mohd Habibur Rahman Kahn, Executive Chairman of Bangladesh Export Processing Zones Authority (BEPZA), senior officials of BEPZA and investors pose with the Prime Minister Sheikh Hasina a   read more>>
Govt cutting savings certificates interest
Finance Minister AMA Muhith has announced a cut in interest   read more>>
   
Apple and Nokia settle patent dispute and sign new deal
HELSINKI, May 23: Nokia has settled its legal battle with   read more>>
Md. Mehmood Husain, managing director and chief executive officer of NRB Bank Limited and Ashraful Alam, Chief Operating Officer of Aarong, are exchanging documents after signing an agreement in the c   read more>>
Oil producers to extend output curbs at OPEC meeting
VIENNA, May 23: Oil producers inside and outside the OPEC   read more>>
   
Arastoo Khan, Chairman of Islami Bank Bangladesh Limited, presiding over the 34th Annual General meeting of the bank in the city on Tuesday. Directors, managing director and shareholders of the bank w   read more>>
Asian markets take breather after oil-fuelled rally
HONG KONG, May 23: Asian markets mostly turned lower Tuesday   read more>>
BRAC Bank Limited made a contribution to the Prime Minister’s Education Assistance Trust and Suchona Foundation. Prime Minister Sheikh Hasina receiving a cheque for Taka 4 crore from SN Kairy, Directo   read more>>
   
China’s trade with N Korea falls as pressure mounts
BEIJING, May 23: China’s imports from North Korea fell in   read more>>
Congo breaks ground on $58m China-funded parliament building
BRAZZAVILLE, May 23: Congo broke ground on a new Chinese-funded   read more>>
Seungwon Youn, Managing Director of Samsung Electronics Bangladesh and Ruhul Alam Al Mahbub, Managing Director of Fair Electronics Limited (FEL) and Firoze Mohammad, Head of Consumer Electronics, Sams   read more>>
   
Nigerian economy shrinks by 0.5 pc
ABUJA, May 23: Nigeria’s economy contracted for a fifth straight   read more>>
Maksudur Rahman, senior director, Symphony Mobile and Nusrat Jerin, senior manager, partnership and branding department of JAAGO Foundation are exchanging documents after signing an agreement between   read more>>
‘War on sugar’ takes toll
Asia, Brazil struggle to make up shortfall
LONDON, May 23: The “war on sugar” being waged by   read more>>
   
Oil down, dollar struggles
LONDON, May 23: Oil prices fell on Tuesday, weighed down   read more>>
HN Ashiqur Rahman, Country Manager of DCC is seen with the knit garments exporters and local textile printing entrepreneurs at a printing fair organized by the DCC Print Vision with an aim to providin   read more>>
Trump seeks to slash govt spending in budget plan
WASHINGTON, May 23: The White House on Tuesday will ask   read more>>
   
Safiul Alam Khan Chowdhury, additional managing director of Pubali Bank Limited, is seen with the other senior officials of the bank at a traning session on “Trade Finance Compliance” in the city rece   read more>>