‘Diversified export structure is needed for better trade benefit and the EU would provide all out cooperation to implement it’
Industries Minister Dilip Barua put emphasis on establishing a comprehensive and effective regulatory framework to ensure safe and quality products supply.
“It’s an urgent need to protect the rights of the consumers and establish a strong and effective regulatory mechanism,” said the minister.
He was speaking as chief guest at a workshop on “National Quality Policy” in Dhaka on Saturday.READ MORE
‘Holding positive mindset and attitude on environmental credit guideline is the biggest challenge for the bankers,’ he said
Bangladesh Bank Governor Dr Atiur Rahman stressed the need to prepare sector specific credit policy guideline as “the nature of different sectors is different from the environmental perspective.”
He also said holding positive mindset and attitude on environmental credit guideline is the biggest challenge for the bankers.
Dr Atiur Rahman was speaking at “International Sustainable Banking Conference 2013” in Dhaka on Saturday.
Bangladesh Bank and International Finance Corporation jointly organised the day-long conference.READ MORE
Banking sector dominated the week on expectation of better-than-expected
Stock market rebounded amid volatility in the past week ended Thursday, breaking five consecutive weeks of losses.
Banking sector dominated the week on expectation of better-than-expected earnings as the sector gained more than 5% and accounted for 17% of the total turnover. The benchmark index DSEX gained 168 points or 4.4% to close at 3,967 at the end of the week, after crossing 4000-mark in several sessions.READ MORE
Rallies, discussions, tree plantations and the distribution of certificates take place
National Youth Day 2013 was observed in Khulna and Noakhali with rallies, discussions, tree plantations and the distribution of certificates among young, successful entrepreneurs.
In Khulna, the department of youth development, under the ministry of youth and sports, organised a rally around 10am at the Shibbari Moar area, which ended at the department’s district headquarters.READ MORE