Dhaka: 1:56 PM, Wed, 19 Dec, 2018

178 businessmen get CIP cards

Desk Report: The government has awarded the Commercially Important Person (CIP) cards to 178 businessmen for their extraordinary performance in export in 2016.

‘Tk 22,502cr looted from bank sector’

Economic Correspondent: A total of Tk 22,502 crore has been looted from the banking sector in last 10 years, according to a report of the Centre for Policy Dialogue (CPD).

Huawei executive faces Iran fraud charges

International Desk: The chief financial officer of the Chinese telecoms giant Huawei faces fraud charges in the United States, a Canadian court hearing has revealed.

Huawei executive arrested in Canada

International Desk: Canadian authorities have arrested the daughter of the founder of Chinese telecoms giant Huawei at the request of US law enforcement.

Demands for Marcel TV soar

Economic Correspondent: The local electronics and electrical appliances manufacturer ‘Marcel’ is experiencing growing demand of its LED and Smart televisions, led the brand to increase its share in the country’s television market.

56 companies receive nat’l export trophies

Economic Correspondent: A total of 56 companies have recieved the National Export Trophy 2015-16 for their outstanding performance in the export sector.

Dhaka Int'l Trade Fair deferred by 7 days

Economic Correspondent: Dhaka International Trade Fair-2019 has been deferred by seven days due to the 11th parliamentary elections slated for December 30.

Walton to enter stock market

Economic Reporter: Walton Hi-Tech Industries Limited, a sister concern of Bangladeshi electronic giant Walton, is going to enter stock market with the aim to make countrymen its development partners in the rapid progress of manufacturing technology products.

Walton increases Smart TV production

Economic Correspondent: The local multinational brand ‘Walton’ has increased the production of its smart televisions witnessing the growing demands of smart televisions in the local market for its some unique facilities

Politics country’s big business: Debapriya Bhattacharya

Economic Correspondent: Center for Policy Dialogue's (CPD) Distinguished Fellow Dr Debapriya Bhattacharya said politics has turned into a big business in the country.

Walton exports fridges to Yemen

Economic Correspondent: Export markets of the Bangladesh’s multinational electronics brand ‘Walton` have been expanding very rapidly. Recently, a Middle Eastern country ‘Yemen’ was enlisted in the list of importing countries of Walton made fridges.

Pink Legacy diamond sold for world record price

International Desk: A rare pink diamond has fetched SFr50.3 million ($50m; £38.5m) at auction, a record price per carat.


Walton initiates online sales promotion ‘e-Plaza’

Economic Correspondent: The local multinational electronics giant ‘Walton’ has initiated its online sales promotion titled ‘E-plaza’ so that customers could make online purchase of wide ranges of appliances of the local brand.

Walton becomes top taxpayer again

M A Rahman Masum: Walton, the country's leading electrical, electronics and home appliances manufacturing and marketing company, has secured position at the top taxpayers list for the third consecutive year.

Walton targets $1B export earnings within 10 years

Economic Reporter: Local electronics giant Walton has emphasized on expanding its business in international market and targets to earn one billion US dollars from exporting Bangladesh made products and parts by 2028.