Dhaka: 8:35 AM, Sat, 24 Mar, 2018

Radisson Blu Ctg to observe Earth Hour

Staff Reporter, Chittagong: The Radisson Blu Chittagong Bay View will observe Earth Hour.

Trump to impose tariffs on $60bn of Chinese imports

International Desk: US President Donald Trump has signed an order that paves the way for imposing tariffs on as much as $60bn worth of Chinese goods imports.

Walton starts export of its locally made laptop

Economic Reporter: The ‘Made in Bangladesh’ labeled Walton laptops is going to hit the Nigeria’s ICT market. As a first company in Bangladesh, the local electronics giant Walton is exporting locally made laptops. By which, Bangladesh has been emerged as a laptop exporting country and thus the name of Bangladesh is going to be enlisted in the list of laptop exporting country.

Marcel releases huge power efficient Fridges, AC, TV

Economic Reporter: The local electronics and electrical appliances manufacturer Marcel released huge power-efficient fridges, air-conditioners, televisions, home and electrical appliances in the local market.

Walton inks corporate deals with 3 institutions

Staff Reporter: Country's leading technology products manufacturer Walton signed corporate deals with three institutions to boost their ties of exchanging knowledge and experience.

BSC to add six vessels to its fleet soon

Staff Correspondent, Chittagong: Bangladesh Shipping Corporation (BSC) is going to add six vessels to its crippled fleet soon.

Walton releases Ionizer, Inverter, Smart ACs for the summer

Economic Reporter: The country’s electronics giant ‘Walton’ has launched some unique featured air-conditioners in the local market like ionizer, inverter and smart ACs.

Bangladesh an attractive place for investment: Tofail

Senior Correspondent: Commerce Minister Tofail Ahmed, "said Bangladesh is an attractive place for investment. An excellent environment for investment now exists in Bangladesh."

Mozaffar made new BB executive director

Economic Correspondent: Sheikh Mozaffar Hossain has got promotion as the new executive director of the Bangladesh Bank (BB).

Nepalese praises Walton goods at Bangladesh Expo in Kathmandu

Milton Ahmed: Users of electronics and electrical appliances of Nepal has praised the ‘Made in Bangladesh’ labeled Walton appliances for the unique quality and design at the five-day long ‘4th Bangladesh Expo-2018’ in Kathmandu, Nepal.

Luna Shamsuddoha made JB chairman

Economic Reporter: Luna Shamsuddoha has been made chairman of the state-owned Janata Bank Limited.

We need not GSP facility: Commerce Minister

Senior Reporter:  Commerce Minister Tofail Ahmed has commented that Bangladesh now need not the Generalised System of Preferences (GSP) status in the US market.

7 banks facing Tk 9417.43cr capital deficit

Staff Correspondent, from parliament: Finance Minister AMA Muhith told Parliament on Monday that among the 57 banks in the country, the total capital deficit in seven banks (four state-owned banks and three private banks) is Tk 9,417.43 crore.

Walton targets to sell out 1.8 m fridges this year

Staff Reporter: The country’s electronics giant ‘Walton’ has set a target of selling out 1.8 million pieces of fridges in the local market in the current year. The target is about 27 percent higher than the sales of fridges in the previous year.

Hedayetullah Al Mamun made Janata Bank chairman

Economic Correspondent: The government has appointed former senior secretary Hedayetullah Al Mamun as chairman of the state-owned Janata Bank along with the head of board of directors.

BNP’s public rally now March 29

Senior Reporter: BNP now wants to hold its public rally at Suhrawardy Udyan in the city on March 29 after failing to get permission two times.

Salman-Priyanka to unite for ‘Bharat’ after 10 years

Entertainment Desk: After a whole lot of speculation about global star Priyanka Chopra’s next Bollywood project, it is now being reported that she will be paired with Salman Khan after 10 years. Produced by Atul Agnihotri, the two superstars will be reportedly uniting for a project named Bharat.