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Coronavirus: AIIB to launch $5bn crisis...

Coronavirus: AIIB to launch $5bn crisis...

World

Fri, Apr 3 2020

The facility is designed to offer dedicated financing for the next 18 months for qualifying

Many delivery people off-duty amid coronavirus...

Many delivery people off-duty amid coronavirus...

Business

Fri, Apr 3 2020

Due to the fear of getting infected by the virus, most of them who deliver goods to the doors of consumers,...

Coronavirus: PM Hasina to brief press...

Coronavirus: PM Hasina to brief press...

Coronavirus

Thu, Apr 2 2020

The prime minister had a meeting with the top brass of Bangladesh's financial sector on

Post offices to remain open for 3 hours...

Post offices to remain open for 3 hours...

Bangladesh

Thu, Apr 2 2020

Along with services, post office savings bank transactions will continue under special arrangement

Remittances plummet almost 12% in...

Remittances plummet almost 12% in...

Banks

Thu, Apr 2 2020

Economists and bankers fear further decline in coming months due to Covid-19

Covid-19: Sanem proposes 2-yr recovery...

Covid-19: Sanem proposes 2-yr recovery...

Economy

Thu, Apr 2 2020

The recovery plan is aimed at taking the economy back to the December 2019 state

ADB provides $1.34m to prevent skills...

ADB provides $1.34m to prevent skills...

Business

Thu, Apr 2 2020

Each of the 22,619 current trainees will get Tk5,000 as one-time assistance

Coronavirus: OMS rice at Tk10 per kg...

Coronavirus: OMS rice at Tk10 per kg...

Dhaka

Thu, Apr 2 2020

Each person will be allowed to buy maximum five kg of rice once in a week

Ban lifted on mask, hand sanitizer...

Ban lifted on mask, hand sanitizer...

Commerce

Thu, Apr 2 2020

Earlier on March 12, the Commerce Ministry imposed a ban on the export of the two items as part of precautionary...

Deliverymen and women run gauntlet of...

Deliverymen and women run gauntlet of...

Business

Thu, Apr 2 2020

Police reportedly have beaten several delivery man in Dhaka, even though they were permitted to make...

Benapole port closure leaves 2,000 workers...

Benapole port closure leaves 2,000 workers...

Business

Thu, Apr 2 2020

Around 400 trucks carrying goods from India enter Bangladesh while around 200 go to the neighbouring...

PriyoShop offers home delivery of groceries,...

PriyoShop offers home delivery of groceries,...

Business

Thu, Apr 2 2020

The company is delivering to all parts of the capital with plans to expand to all over the country

FBCCI gives PPE, masks to hospitals,...

FBCCI gives PPE, masks to hospitals,...

Business

Thu, Apr 2 2020

Holy Family Red Crescent Medical College Hospital, Sir Salimullah Medical College Mitford Hospital, Shaheed...

Banking hours change during general...

Banking hours change during general...

Banks

Thu, Apr 2 2020

Banks will now remain open from 10am to 3pm during the government-extended general holiday

Bourses shutdown extended till April...

Bourses shutdown extended till April...

Stock Market

Thu, Apr 2 2020

The government extended the general holiday for all public and private offices from April 5 to April...

Coronavirus fallout: Big blow feared...

Coronavirus fallout: Big blow feared...

Business

Thu, Apr 2 2020

Expatriate Bangladeshis sent $1.64 billion in January, which was 3.13% lower than December 2019

1 million garment workers out of work...

1 million garment workers out of work...

Business

Thu, Apr 2 2020

Bangladesh's garments sector employs over four million workers

Exporters may seek another bailout

Exporters may seek another bailout

Economy

Wed, Apr 1 2020

Tk5,000cr stimulus barely enough to pay one month’s salaries of workers, employees in export-focused...

Local fashion industry fears Tk2,000cr...

Local fashion industry fears Tk2,000cr...

Economy

Wed, Apr 1 2020

Typically, 25% of the yearly turnover comes from the sale of Pohela Boishakh, but this year the occasion...

GP to provide 50,000 PPEs, 10,000 PCR...

GP to provide 50,000 PPEs, 10,000 PCR...

Business

Wed, Apr 1 2020

Grameenphone took this initiative to protect the healthcare professionals who are in frontline and on...

Coronavirus: $4.45bn apparel export...

Coronavirus: $4.45bn apparel export...

Economy

Wed, Apr 1 2020

According to the BGMEA, a total of 1,082 apparel makers have faced order cancellations of 932.63 million...