• Wednesday, Apr 24, 2019
  • Last Update : 10:25 pm
Concerted efforts stressed to bolster...

Concerted efforts stressed to bolster...

Business

Wed, Apr 24 2019

The policymakers, retailers and brand, and agencies concerned working for workplace compliance must work...

Workplace safety in RMG factories: Is...

Workplace safety in RMG factories: Is...

Bangladesh

Wed, Apr 24 2019

Although there has been improvement following the Rana Plaza collapse, stakeholders in the RMG sector...

Trade union leaders decry weak workers’...

Trade union leaders decry weak workers’...

Commerce

Tue, Apr 23 2019

They blamed political influence and owners’ affiliation for the ineffectiveness of the trade...

Environment-friendly production stressed...

Environment-friendly production stressed...

Business

Sun, Apr 21 2019

Natural resources were being used in the production process excessively, which was having negative impact...

Bangladesh Fashionology Summit in Dhaka...

Bangladesh Fashionology Summit in Dhaka...

Business

Thu, Apr 18 2019

Bangladesh Apparel Exchange (BAE), an organisation to promote Bangladesh’s apparel sector, is organizing...

BGMEA set to get first female...

BGMEA set to get first female...

Business

Sun, Apr 7 2019

She will be the first woman to hold the position in the trade body's history

BGMEA election ends

BGMEA election ends

Business

Sat, Apr 6 2019

The voting began at 8am

Rubana Huq: Rebuilding image of RMG...

Rubana Huq: Rebuilding image of RMG...

Business

Fri, Apr 5 2019

My top most priority in leading the apparel sector will be rebuilding the image of the country’s...

Fires spur local safety equipment...

Fires spur local safety equipment...

Economy

Wed, Apr 3 2019

Most of these items are imported but at present two Bangladeshi companies have started manufacturing...

DCCI proposes 25% corporation tax

DCCI proposes 25% corporation tax

Business

Wed, Apr 3 2019

In a budget proposal placed to the NBR, they proposed to bring down the corporate tax from 35% to 25%...

Footwear exports to US: China down,...

Footwear exports to US: China down,...

Economy

Wed, Apr 3 2019

According to Otexa (Office of Textiles and Apparel) data, last year Bangladesh earned $133.25 million...

BGMEA demands exemption of tax at...

BGMEA demands exemption of tax at...

Business

Tue, Apr 2 2019

Currently, the apparel exporters are paying 0.25% tax at source

BGMEA election: Shadhinata Parishad...

BGMEA election: Shadhinata Parishad...

Business

Sat, Mar 23 2019

Md Zahangir Alam, convener of   Shadhinata Parishad, unveiled the 12 points election manifesto,...

Apparel manufacturers: Halt gas price...

Apparel manufacturers: Halt gas price...

Business

Wed, Mar 20 2019

The presidents of BGMEA, BTMA, and BKMEA expressed concerns about the proposed gas price hike

'Domino's always believes in offering...

'Domino's always believes in offering...

Business

Wed, Mar 20 2019

Greater global exposure has inspired Bangladeshi consumers to seek new experiences

BASIS SoftExpo 2019 begins on...

BASIS SoftExpo 2019 begins on...

Business

Mon, Mar 18 2019

Syed Almas Kabir, president of BASIS, made the announcement at a press conference in his office in the...

Proposed gas price hike to hit businesses,...

Proposed gas price hike to hit businesses,...

Business

Wed, Mar 13 2019

Titas has proposed increasing the price of gas used in captive power and industrial units by 96%

Focus on skills development, need-based...

Focus on skills development, need-based...

Business

Tue, Mar 12 2019

Ministry of Foreign Affairs, in association with the World Economic Forum, organized the event in learning...

Bangladesh exports to US grew 6.42%...

Bangladesh exports to US grew 6.42%...

Business

Sun, Mar 10 2019

Apparel products alone fetched $5.40 billion of total merchandise export

Diversified jute goods entrepreneurs...

Diversified jute goods entrepreneurs...

Business

Sat, Mar 9 2019

There is a lack of initiative as far as the role of the government is concerned

WB approves US $165m grant to help Rohingyas...

WB approves US $165m grant to help Rohingyas...

Rohingya Crisis

Sat, Mar 9 2019

This is the third in World Bank's series of planned finances of approximately half a billion...