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Ceramic entrepreneurs asked for withdrawal of SD and reduction of duties and taxes

On 1st March (Monday), the Bangladesh Ceramic Manufacturers and Exporters Association (BCMEA) urged withdrawal of supplementary duty on local production of tiles...

Experience Zone launched by Berger in Rajshahi

‘Berger Experience Zone’, a brand new flagship outlet, was inaugurated by Berger Paints Bangladesh Limited at Reshom Potti in Bhoalia of Rajshahi...

Uptrend in prices of land and apartment in the megacity

There is an upward shift witnessed in the prices of houses and residences in Dhaka city. Rising population in line with land...

BSEC concerned about SS Steel’s accession of ceramic company

The issue of SS Steel’s accession of Southeast Union Ceramic Industries’ 75 per cent stake for Tk 200 crore, has recently drawn...

Government reappoints Salim as BHBFC chairman

Salim Uddin has been reappointed by the government as director and chairman of the Bangladesh House Building Finance Corporation (BHBFC).

Heidelberg seeking approval to amalgamate with Emirates Cement & Emirates Power

HeidelbergCement Bangladesh has decided to seek approval from its shareholders as it wants to amalgamate with Emirates Cement Bangladesh and Emirates Power...

LafargeHolcim enters aggregate business, starts commercial production

LafargeHolcim Bangladesh, country's leading cement manufacturer, has started the commercial production of clear size graded aggregate on January 09, according to a...

Steel makers suffer double blow due to sales loss & scrap price hike

Sluggish demand and spike in raw material prices pushed the local mild steel (MS) rod makers in a difficult position in 2020...

Newly listed Dominage Steel probed for abnormal stock movement

Stock market regulator BSEC ordered a probe into an ‘unusual’ trading pattern of the equity shares of Dominage Steel Building Systems on...

SS Steel to enter ceramic market, will invest Tk200cr to acquire 75% stake in...

SS Steel recently announced to invest about Tk200 crore to buy a 75 per cent stake in Southeast Union Ceramic Industries in...

Kansai Nerolac to invest BDT 16.5 crore in Bangladesh subsidy

Kansai Nerolac Paints, the Japanese paint company, announced that its subsidiary in Bangladesh, Kansai Nerolac Paints (Bangladesh) has allotted the company 1,65,00,000...

Demand & Prices for corrugated iron (CI) sheets are on the rise

The market of corrugated iron (CI) sheets in Chattogram has witnessed an uptrend over the past month with their demand picking up....

Real Estate Sector Benefits From Black Money Whitening

Around 3,220 individuals have taken advantage of the black money whitening opportunity by investing their undisclosed money in the real estate sector...

Community Bank inked deal with Anwar Landmark

Community Bank Bangladesh Limited signed an agreement with Anwar Landmark on December 6 (Sunday). Under this agreement, Community Bank...

LafargeHolcim launches water-resistant cement in Bangladesh

LafargeHolcim Bangladesh Limited (LHBL), a famous cement manufacturer, has launched an innovative and one-of-it's-kind water resistant cement named 'Holcim Water Protect.' LafargeHolcim...

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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...