Small businesses in 2023 faced substantial hardships amidst prevalent inflationary pressure of the country
BYD, the Chinese vehicle giant, has dethroned the trailblazing Tesla in terms of sales
Export and remittance sectors suffered disappointments in 2023, looking desperately for solutions this year
Shipping giant Maersk said on Tuesday it would not resume passage through a key Red Sea strait "until further notice,"
Sub-branches are the priority for banks now, replacing agent banking in bringing banking services efficiently to people
IMF's managing director Kristalina Georgieva is hopeful about the US economy as inflation declines further
KDS Logistics Limited managed to retain its position as the top private inland container depot (ICD) in terms of handling export and import cargoes in 2023, a year when business in ICDs saw a year-on-year decline of nearly 11 per cent.
The Finance Division is set to issue special bonds of about Tk 26,000 crore to clear mounting arrears to independent power producers and fertiliser suppliers.
The Dhaka Power System Expansion and Strengthening Project will construct eight substations
The textile and garment sector witnessed a very dry investment season in 2023 as demand for clothing items fell globally
Bangladesh might have bid adieu to 2023 but it could not leave behind the old problems that held it back throughout the turbulent year
The Chattogram port has experienced a 2.92 percent year-on-year drop in the number of containers handled in the just concluded year
Bangladesh has failed to meet IMF’s target on keeping $17.78 billion as the minimum net international reserve as of December 31 last year
China's factory activity expanded at a quicker pace in December due to stronger gains in output and new orders
Saudi Arabia's Public Investment Fund accounted for about a quarter of the almost $124 billion spent by sovereign wealth funds worldwide last year
Sri Lanka slapped a new 18 % VAT on fuel, mobile phones and computers from Monday to raise revenue ahead of a foreign debt restructuring
Russia's economy contracted by 1.2 percent last year, less than the 2.1 percent decline previously estimated
The Federal Reserve's dovish December pivot has boosted the case for the weakening dollar to keep falling into 2024
China's manufacturing activity likely contracted for the third consecutive month weighed by soft demand for manufactured goods
Maersk has scheduled several dozen container vessels to travel via the Suez Canal and the Red Sea
Artificial intelligence has the potential to revolutionize various industries, spearheading a new technological and industrial revolution
Pragati Life Insurance Ltd recently signed a strategic partnership agreement with SSL Wireless, a software development, fintech and ITES company in Bangladesh, to drive Insurtech innovation and expand access to micro-insurance in Bangladesh.
Every insurance company must have consumer protection and complaint settlement committees comprised of those on the board of directors, according to the draft insurance policyholder protection guidelines.
Ramdas Howlader, a supervisor, general ledger, intercompany, revenue and accounting policy at Chevron Bangladesh, has been elected as chairman of the Dhaka regional committee (DRC) of the Institute of Chartered Accountants of Bangladesh (ICAB) for a one-year term.
bKash has been honoured with the “NRB Day Award 2023” in the financial services sector for its contribution to ensuring easy, safe and time-saving digital transactions for everyone.
Libra Infusions Ltd, a subsidiary of Libra Group, declared 80 percent dividends, including 30 percent cash dividend, for the financial year 2020-2021.
BSRM Steels Ltd recently declared a 25 percent cash dividend for the year that ended on June 30 this year.
Orion Infusion Ltd has announced a 10 percent cash dividend for the year that ended on June 30 of the current year.
BRAC Bank recently signed a three-year bancassurance agreement with Green Delta Insurance Company Ltd, enabling the bank’s customers to purchase a range of non-life insurance products of the insurer directly through the lender.
Based on the compilation of media reports on bank scams between 2008 and 2023, CPD said as much as 92 thousand crores of taka have been siphoned out of the banking sector in the last fifteen years
How can Bangladesh avoid the economic crisis to deepen further?