A Dhaka court has set October 20 to submit a probe report in a case lodged over the Bangladesh Bank (BB) reserve heist that took place in 2016.
The government has taken up a project to build 53 chemical warehouses and godowns at Sirajdikhan in Munshiganj.
Staff Correspondent: Finance Minister AHM Mustafa Kamal has said that the country’s capital market will be strengthened like the economy.
Staff Correspondent: Speakers at a seminar have noted that Bangladeshi multinational electronics brand Walton is implementing the world’s first complete project of phasing-out Hydrofluorocarbons (HFCs), that are responsible for ozone layer depletion used in refrigerators and air conditioners.
Staff Correspondent, Gazipur: The devastating fire, broke out at a Minister-brand refrigerator factory of MyOne Group in Dheerashrom area of Gazipur city, has damaged properties worth at least Tk 100 crore.
Senior Correspondent: Additional Secretary of the Civil Aviation and Tourism Ministry Md Mokabbir Hossain has been made the new Managing Director (MD) and Chief Executive Officer (CEO) of Biman Bangladesh Airlines.
International Desk: China just waived import tariffs on more than a dozen US goods. It's the first time Beijing has issued such exemptions since the US-China trade war began.
Senior Correspondent: Prime Minister Sheikh Hasina has inaugurated the commercial operation of the Community Bank Bangladesh Limited.
Staff Correspondent: Ookla, the global leader in internet testing and analysis, has once again recognized Grameenphone as the ‘Fastest Mobile Network’ in Bangladesh for Q1-Q2 of 2019.
Economic Correspondent: Bangladeshi expatriates sent nearly US $ 308.5 crore remittance in the first two months of the current fiscal 2019-20.
Staff Reporter, Chattogram: The Violet Incorporation is going to arrange the fourth “The Grand Wedding Expo 2019” from 18th to 19th October.
International Desk: The US has imposed fresh tariffs on $112bn (£92bn) of Chinese imported goods such as shoes, nappies and food.
International Desk: Drugmaker Johnson & Johnson must pay $572m (£469m) for its part in fuelling the opioid addiction crisis in Oklahoma, a US judge has ruled The company said immediately after the judgement that it would appeal.
Augustin Sujan: From now on, the Walton brand electronics and ICT products will be available in America. For this, Bangladeshi electronics giant Walton has signed a deal with e-commerce giant Amazon. Under this agreement, various products of Walton brand will be sold globally using the Amazon platform.
Economic Correspondent: Soft drink manufacturing company Coca-Cola has taken a plan to invest $200 million in Bangladesh in next five years.
Staff Correspondent: The new acting president Al Nahian Khan Joy and general secretary Lekhak Bhattacharya of Bangladesh Chhatra League (BCL) officially took charges of the ruling party’s student wing on Monday.
Entertainment Desk: Director James Gunn revealed the full cast of The Suicide Squad on Twitter, with a warning.
Uday Hakim, after returning from Dublin (Ireland): It was the second tour to Ireland. The first journey was two years back. Ireland's visa was granted in just two hours then! But now it took a little longer, three-day. Yet a country visa in Europe is available in three days! Yes, it’s easy to get!