36 districts have received the COVID-19 vaccine so far while no major problems reported...

The government has begun supplying the Oxford-AstraZeneca COVID-19 vaccine to different districts from Dhaka as the mass inoculation campaign set to begin...

Beximco Pharma launches mosquito repellent product NOMOS

Beximco Pharmaceuticals Ltd, one of the largest exporters of medicines has recently launched mosquito repellent cream NOMOS®, containing nature inspired ingredient Ethyl...

Antigen tests to be introduced in Bangladesh from 5th December

The Directorate General of Health Services (DGHS) will introduce antigen tests in the country for the diagnosis of novel coronavirus infection on...

GD Assist arranges special chartered flight for NRBs to NY, Paris

GD Assist arranged a special chartered flight to Paris and New York for the expatriate Bangladeshis, that departed from Hazrat Shahjalal Intl....

Drug Administration approves surgical mask by Minister

The Directorate General of Drug Administration (DGDA) has approved the surgical mask of Minister Hi-Tech Park and permitted its commercial manufacture.

Getwell launches ‘Sneeze Guard’

Getwell Limited, a sister concern of RFL Group, has launched ‘Sneeze Guard’ to contain the spread of coronavirus. Sneeze...

Unilever holding to acquire 82% stake of GSK Bangladesh at Tk 1,640 crore

Unilever Overseas Holdings B.V (Unilever) will acquire 82% stakes in GlaxoSmithKline's health food and drinks business in Bangladesh for Tk 1,640 crore....

A nascent market in healthcare sector

Bangladesh has a medical equipment market worth of $163 million, similar in size to the market in Latvia or Serbia. But market...

Evercare and CDC Group to invest in STS Holdings Bangladesh

Evercare, the integrated healthcare delivery platform and CDC Group, the development finance group from UK, recently announced to acquire a controlling interest...

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Bank Asia re-elects A Rouf Chowdhury as its chairman

Bank Asia has re-elected A Rouf Chowdhury as chairman of Bank Asia at the 453rd meeting of its Board of Directors.

Gazi Golam Ashria became the new chairman of Jamuna Bank

Gazi Golam Ashria has been elected as the chairman of the board of directors of Jamuna Bank Limited for a timeframe of...

Stocks continue to struggle as profit booking goes on

Stocks closed lower on May 3 (Monday) as the profit-booking tendency continues to prevail among the investors after the 3-day streak of...

After 7 years of its launch, the number of agent banking accounts reach the...

The amount of accounts in agent banking in the nation reached the 1 crore mark in January 2021, after 7 years of...

Govt plans utilizing a large amount of aid for development projects

The government plans to utilize foreign aid worth Tk 88,024 crore for development projects in the next fiscal year. The amount is...

Uttara Group managing director to be felicitated by Japan

Chairman and managing director of Uttara Group, Matiur Rahman, is set to receive an award from Japan for his contribution in promoting...

Sea levels rising induced coastal migration could affect 1.3 million Bangladeshis by 2050: study

A recent study published by the American Geophysical Union – an international scientific group apprehended that there could be a triggered wave...

Credit growth of the private sector declines again in March

The credit growth of the private sector has returned to the downward trend in March after a slight recovery in April as...