Dhaka: 6:29 AM, Wed, 13 Nov, 2019

‘Bangla Bond’ listed on London Stock Exchange

The first-ever Bangladeshi ‘Taka-denominated bond’ titled "Bangla Bond" has been listed on the London Stock Exchange (LSE).

Walton registers 193pc growth in AC sales

Bangladeshi multinational electronics brand Walton registered 193 percent growth in the sales of its air conditioners during the period of January to October this year as against the sales during the corresponding period of 2018. Walton now tops the country’s AC market with about 22 percent share.

Stock markets to remain closed on Nov 10

The trading at the country’s two stock markets-- Dhaka Stock Exchange (DSE) and the Chittagong Stock Exchange (CSE) -- will remain closed on November 10 on the occasion of holy Eid-e-milad-un-Nabi.

Income tax fair begins Nov 14

A week-long income tax fair will begin November 14.

Public university teachers, employees to get home loan

About 20,000 teachers and employees of the public universities will be given subsidised home loan facility.

VAT registration deadline extended to Nov 30

National Board of Revenue (NBR) extended the time limit for online registration of Value Added Tax (VAT) to November 30.

Walton Group sales over 3.5 lakh fans in a single day

The local electronics giant ‘Walton Group’ has sold out more than 3.5 lakh units of electric fan, including ceiling, table, wall, rechargeable, pedestal and exhaust, in a single day.

Two businessmen get cash vouchers buying Walton fridges

Two businessmen in Kamrangichar and Habiganj district have been awarded with lucrative cash vouchers on the purchase of two Walton brand refrigerators under the company’s nationwide ongoing ‘Digital Campaign Season 5’.

Azim Group, Asian University for Women sign MoU

A Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) was signed between Azim Group and the Asian University for Women (AUW) at Global Outerwear Limited in Savar, Dhaka on Sunday.

Bill Gates takes back number one spot on rich list

JEFF Bezos has been knocked off his perch as the world’s richest person – after being overtaken by wily veteran Bill Gates.

SC wants to know how much money GP can pay

The Supreme Court has wanted to know how much money Grameenphone (GP) can pay to Bangladesh Telecom Regulatory Commission (BTRC) from its Tk 12,580.

Actors Emon, Symon hand over Walton's cash vouchers

M Mahfuzur Rahman: Bangladeshi multinational brand Walton provides up to 200 percent cash vouchers to its refrigerator customers under the ongoing Digital Campaign Season-5. Many of the customers have already received cash vouchers.

Walton manufactures eco-friendly products: Environment Minister

Terming the manufacturing process and the overall environment of Walton factory as fully impressive, Minister of Environment, Forest and Climate Change Ministry Md. Shahab Uddin has noted that Walton is manufacturing good quality and eco-friendly products.

Report on BB heist case on Nov 20

A Dhaka court has set November 20 to submit a probe report in a case lodged over the Bangladesh Bank (BB) reserve heist that took place in 2016.

Export sectors to get VAT relief on utilities

The export-oriented organizations or the industries in Export Processing Zone Authority (EPZ) will get exemption from payment of value-added tax (VAT) on utility services like gas, water and electricity bills.