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BRAC Bank posts strong growth in profit

FE Report October 27, 2017 12:59:36

BRAC Bank Limited has posted a strong growth of 50 per cent in profit after tax year on year in the nine-month period ending September 30. "The bank reported a consolidated profit of Tk 1,552 million...

Asian shares post strong gains

-- October 27, 2017 10:57:19

Shares in Asia posted strong gains early Friday, tracking the upbeat session overnight on Wall Street. Japan’s Nikkei 225 index jumped 1.0 per cent to 21,957.44 as the US dollar strengthened a...

Stocks extend gaining streak

FE Online Report October 26, 2017 15:37:17

Stocks extended the gaining streak Thursday as some listed companies declared hefty dividend which prompted investors to take fresh stake. Dealers said the market stayed positive amid increasing turn...

Indian shares trade flat

-- October 26, 2017 15:08:19

Indian shares traded flat on Thursday, faltering a bit after having touched record highs in the previous session as investors booked profits in recent outperformers such as State Bank of India. Senti...

Japanese shares edge higher

-- October 26, 2017 13:51:21

Japan’s Nikkei share average edged up on Thursday, lifted by shares backed by strong earnings and shrugging off Wall Street weakness. The Nikkei was 0.2 per cent higher at the end of morning tr...

Libra Infusions recommends 30pc dividend

FE Online Report October 26, 2017 13:16:48

The board of directors of Libra Infusions Limited has recommended 30 per cent cash dividend for the year ended on June 30, 2017, said an official disclosure on Thursday. The final approval of dividen...

HK stocks slip amid tighter liquidity

-- October 26, 2017 13:07:49

Hong Kong stocks dipped on Thursday amid concerns of tighter liquidity in global financial markets. The European Central Bank is all but certain to cut back on its bond-buying stimulus later in the d...

Aman Feed recommends 30pc dividend

FE Online Report October 26, 2017 13:04:20

The board of directors of Aman Feed Limited has recommended 20 per cent cash and 10 per cent stock dividend for the year ended on June 30, 2017, said an official disclosure on Thursday. The final app...

China blue-chips rises to 26-month high

-- October 26, 2017 12:56:22

China’s blue-chip index powered to a 28-month high on Thursday as stellar earnings reports from companies lifted sentiment, despite further rises in bond yields signalling tighter liquidity. Th...

Titas Gas recommends 22pc dividend

FE Online Report October 26, 2017 12:55:11

The board of directors of Titas Gas Transmission & Distribution Company Limited has recommended 22 per cent cash dividend for the year ended on June 30, 2017, said an official disclosure on Thursd...

Stocks witness upward trend at opening

FE Online Report October 26, 2017 12:03:52

The prices of most of the shares on both bourses witnessed upward trend in early trading on Thursday as optimistic investors took position on selective issues amid ongoing earnings and dividend declar...

NZ shares fall to 1-wk low

-- October 26, 2017 11:54:52

New Zealand shares fell to a one-week low on Thursday, benchmark S&P/NZX 50 index fell 23.74 points, or 0.3 per cent, to 8,098.93 at 0115 GMT. Construction firm Fletcher Building slid 2.1 per cen...

Marico recommends 250pc dividend

FE Online Report October 26, 2017 11:49:25

The board of directors of Marico Bangladesh Limited has recommended 250 per cent interim cash dividend for the period ended on September 30, 2017 based on 6 months financials for the period ended on S...

Australian shares slump after ANZ misses

-- October 26, 2017 11:39:34

Australian shares slumped on Thursday, hit by a drop in Australia and New Zealand Banking Group Ltd after its annual net profit came in slightly lower than estimates. ANZ, the country’s No 3 le...

Gemini Sea Food recommends 125pc dividend

FE Online Report October 26, 2017 11:33:33

The board of directors of Gemini Sea Food Limited has recommended 125 per cent stock dividend for the year ended on June 30, 2017, said an official disclosure on Thursday. The board has also dec...

Telecom, bank shares lift DSE, CSE

FE Online Report October 25, 2017 15:52:02

The prices of the most shares on the country’s both bourses increased on Wednesday, shrugging off the last two days’ downtrend. Brokers said the market rebounded as some optimistic invest...

Saudi stocks largely flat

-- October 25, 2017 15:40:13

Saudi Arabian stocks opened largely flat on Wednesday as gains by Saudi Electricity Co (SEC) were offset by declines for Zain Saudi and Middle East Healthcare. SEC was one of the biggest gainers, ris...

Stocks open on optimistic note

FE Online Report October 25, 2017 12:24:46

The majority of shares witnessed a positive trend on both bourses in early trading on Wednesday as optimistic investors took position on selective issues amid ongoing earnings and dividend declaration...

Hong Kong stocks rebound

-- October 25, 2017 12:19:26

Hong Kong stocks rebounded on Wednesday, after Wall Street hit fresh highs overnight as earnings statements from several major US companies lifted investors outlook for the global economy. Hong Kong...

Samorita Hospital recommends 20pc dividend

FE Online Report October 25, 2017 12:17:02

The board of directors of Samorita Hospital Limited has recommended 10 per cent cash and 10 per cent stock dividend for the year ended on June 30, 2017, said an official disclosure on Wednesday. The...

China stocks extend gains

-- October 25, 2017 12:09:55

China stocks were on track to rise for a fourth straight session on Wednesday, as the ruling Communist Party revealed its new leadership line-up. China’s blue-chip CSI300 index rose 0.3 per cen...

S Alam Cold Rolled Steels recommends 10pc dividend

FE Online Report October 25, 2017 12:06:26

The board of directors of S Alam Cold Rolled Steels Limited has recommended 10 per cent cash dividend for the year ended on June 30, 2017, said an official disclosure on Wednesday. The final approval...

New Zealand shares subdue

-- October 25, 2017 11:55:49

New Zealand shares were little changed on Wednesday, dragged by the drop of Fletcher Building Ltd. The benchmark S&P/NZX 50 index fell, dropping 0.75 points to 8,129.35 at 0042 GMT, after a 0.3 p...

GBB Power recommends 10pc dividend

FE Online Report October 25, 2017 11:52:13

The board of directors of GBB Power Limited has recommended 5.0 per cent cash and 5.0 per cent stock dividend for the year ended on June 30, 2017, said an official disclosure on Wednesday. The final...

Australian shares push higher

-- October 25, 2017 11:45:32

Australian shares pushed higher on Wednesday, led by miners, which rallied on robust metal prices, though a retreat of banking stocks’ early gains and a slide in conglomerate Wesfarmers Ltd capp...

BBS Cables recommends 20pc dividend

FE Online Report October 25, 2017 11:35:20

The board of directors of BBS Cables Limited has recommended 5.0 per cent cash and 15 per cent stock dividend for the year ended on June 30, 2017, said an official disclosure on Wednesday. The final...

Asian shares inch higher

Reuters October 25, 2017 10:17:04

Asian shares edged higher on Wednesday, while US Treasury yields and the dollar got a lift following a report that Republican senators were leaning towards John Taylor to be the next Federal Reserve c...

FSIBL vows to promote SME, agriculture, women entrepreneurship

Special Correspondent October 25, 2017 00:50:23

First Security Islami Bank (FSIBL) has launched vigorous campaign to promote SME, agriculture and women entrepreneurship aiming to contribute more in the development of country's home-grown economy....

IBBL holds workshop on anti-money laundering

-- October 24, 2017 23:03:09

Islami Bank Bangladesh Limited (IBBL) organised a workshop on ‘Anti-Money Laundering and Terrorist Financing’ with participation of the representatives from scheduled banks in Cox's Bazar...

EBL, Haramain Hospital ink deal

-- October 24, 2017 22:20:53

The Eastern Bank Limited (EBL) has signed an agreement with Sylhet-based Al Haramain Hospital Private Limited in Dhaka recently, says a press release. EBL’s Head of Consumer Banking M Nazeem A...