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HC bans 28 pharmas from making...

HC bans 28 pharmas from making...

Bangladesh

Mon, Feb 27 2017

The companies were found to be violating production standards in February last year

BRTA receives corruption complaints...

BRTA receives corruption complaints...

Uncategorized

Thu, Dec 15 2016

One complainant, Kamrul Hasan Sumon, claimed that BRTA officials are illegally involved with middlemen...

Exclusive: India's demonetisation move...

Exclusive: India's demonetisation move...

South Asia

Fri, Dec 9 2016

The much-talked-about demonetisation move by Indian Prime Minister Narendra Modi was not a sudden act,...

Obaidul Quader now welcomes Uber

Obaidul Quader now welcomes Uber

Regulations

Thu, Dec 1 2016

Road Transport and Bridges Minister Obaidul Quader termed the e-hailing, ride-sharing service "very...

Committee for blocking porn sites likely...

Committee for blocking porn sites likely...

Bangladesh

Wed, Nov 30 2016

“Now, I can't disclose our strategy, as it is privileged information,” a member of the committee told...

Uber may be granted provisional...

Uber may be granted provisional...

Regulations

Tue, Nov 29 2016

While the BRTA acknowledges that the public has shown interest in Uber, it sticks to its stand that the...

Tarana: Govt will not ban imo, Viber,...

Tarana: Govt will not ban imo, Viber,...

Regulations

Sun, Nov 27 2016

The government does not have any reason or plan to ban mobile call and messaging services like WhatsApp,...

Ashulia factory fire: Life lost in the...

Ashulia factory fire: Life lost in the...

Regulations

Sat, Nov 26 2016

Tuesday's fire at a gas lighter factory in Ashulia, Dhaka has already claimed the lives of two workers....

Uber ban an affront to Digital...

Uber ban an affront to Digital...

Uncategorized

Fri, Nov 25 2016

While it certainly looked like Uber was launched in Bangladesh with the blessing and approval of the...

$50 penalty for illegal VoIP business...

$50 penalty for illegal VoIP business...

Regulations

Fri, Nov 25 2016

The telecoms regulator has adopted a zero tolerance policy against illegal VoIP (voice over internet...

Banglalion’s leave to appeal against...

Banglalion’s leave to appeal against...

Business

Wed, Nov 16 2016

Appellate Division of the Supreme Court on Monday dismissed leave to appeal filed by Banglalion in 2013...

Citycell spectrum decision

Citycell spectrum decision

Regulations

Tue, Nov 1 2016

The decision on reinstating the spectrum allocation for mobile operator Citycell will be announced by...

NBR to award 300 taxpayers for contributing...

NBR to award 300 taxpayers for contributing...

Regulations

Mon, Oct 31 2016

The taxes authorities have taken up the fresh move to encourage more people to pay tax which will help...

Ilish ban hits fishermen

Ilish ban hits fishermen

Regulations

Mon, Oct 24 2016

Dhaka Tribune’s local correspondents from Barisal, Bhola, Faridpur and Manikganj report that not a single...

ONE MONTH OF TAMPACO FIRE: Safety inspections...

ONE MONTH OF TAMPACO FIRE: Safety inspections...

Regulations

Sun, Oct 9 2016

The Tampaco fire is one of the latest in a long line of domestic industrial accidents that keep claiming...

ONE MONTH OF TAMPACO FIRE: Assets more...

ONE MONTH OF TAMPACO FIRE: Assets more...

Regulations

Sun, Oct 9 2016

Despite mandatory group insurance for factories with more than 100 workers, owners simply ignore this...

Explainer: What does Opec's tentative...

Explainer: What does Opec's tentative...

Business

Thu, Sep 29 2016

A major disagreement between regional rivals Saudi Arabia and Iran, also important Opec members, still...

Guidelines on commercial paper investment...

Guidelines on commercial paper investment...

Business

Mon, Sep 26 2016

Bangladesh Bank has issued a set of guidelines on commercial paper for banks, a new investment tool in...

BTRC for legal action against WiMAX...

BTRC for legal action against WiMAX...

Business

Wed, Sep 21 2016

Until the end of June BTRC owed Banglalion Tk63 crore and QUBEE Tk17 crore

BSEC tightens financial disclosure...

BSEC tightens financial disclosure...

Business

Sun, Sep 18 2016

Bangladesh Securities and Exchange Commission has made mandatory full disclosures of the quarterly financial...

Telcos must lease fibre optics from...

Telcos must lease fibre optics from...

Business

Fri, Sep 9 2016

Telecommunication operators have to lease fibre optics from Nationwide Telecommunication Transmission...