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BRAC Bank signs deal with United Finance

BRAC Bank signs deal with United Finance

FE Online Desk 2017-11-28 01:47:36

BRAC Bank Limited recently signed an Employee Banking Service Agreement with United Finance Limited.   Under this agreement, BRAC Bank will provide salary disbursement and all sort of retail lo...

Iraq plans to build new pipeline to  export oil from Kirkuk to Turkey

Iraq plans to build new pipeline to export oil from Kirkuk to Turkey

-- 2017-11-27 12:53:28

Iraq plans to build a new pipeline that will ship oil from Kirkuk's oilfields to the Ceyhan port in Turkey, the oil ministry said on Sunday, reports Reuters. The new pipeline will replace an old and...

Saudi Aramco, SABIC plan to build $20b oil-to-chemicals complex

Saudi Aramco, SABIC plan to build $20b oil-to-chemicals complex

-- 2017-11-27 12:51:53

State oil giant Saudi Aramco and petrochemical producer Saudi Basic Industries Corp signed a memorandum of understanding on Sunday to build a $20 billion complex converting crude oil to chemicals in t...

NBL training course on forex ends

NBL training course on forex ends

FE Online Desk 2017-11-27 12:35:56

An 11-day long training course titled “Foreign Exchange Risk Management & Financing in International Trade” (17th Batch) ended at National Bank Training Institute recently. A total...

Linnex receives global brand excellence award

Linnex receives global brand excellence award

FE Online Desk 2017-11-27 12:00:00

Linnex, a sister concern of Bengal Group of Industries, has received the ‘Global Brand Excellence Award 2017’ in electrical durable sector as an emerging brand in world brand congress, rec...

Doubts over meeting Padma Bridge construction deadline

Doubts over meeting Padma Bridge construction deadline

-- 2017-11-27 12:00:00

The construction work of the Padma Bridge may not be complete by the extended deadline of November 2018, according to a recent government monitoring report. In the report, the Implementation Monitor...

4th Agrow Award winners honoured

4th Agrow Award winners honoured

FE Online Desk 2017-11-27 12:00:00

Standard Chartered Bank, Bangladesh honoured individuals and institutions who served as outstanding examples in the agriculture sector of Bangladesh in recent time through the fourth Agrow Award....

Bangladesh wants India to remove trade barrier

Bangladesh wants India to remove trade barrier

-- 2017-11-27 12:00:00

A senior minister of the government has viewed that the trade deficit with India can be reduced significantly if the neighbouring country removes the existing trade barrier on Bangladeshi products. "...

Farmers Bank chairman steps down

Farmers Bank chairman steps down

-- 2017-11-27 12:00:00

Awami League leader MK Alamgir resigns as chairman of troubled Farmers Bank Awami League leader Muhiuddin Khan Alamgir has resigned as chairman of troubled Farmers Bank Limited, says a bdnews24.com r...

Meredith to buy Time Inc in 2.8bn deal

Meredith to buy Time Inc in 2.8bn deal

Reuters 2017-11-27 10:27:56

US media company Meredith Corp said on Sunday it will buy Time Inc, the publisher of People, Sports Illustrated and Fortune magazines, in a $1.84 billion all-cash deal backed by conservative billionai...

Brazil to solve trade barrier with Bangladesh

Brazil to solve trade barrier with Bangladesh

-- 2017-11-27 07:28:06

Brazil is seeking to facilitate trade with Bangladesh by solving existing trade barrier, said Brazilian ambassador in Dhaka Joao Tabajara de Oliveira Junior. To this end, the Embassy of Brazil in Dha...

MTB launches credit card for CCCL

MTB launches credit card for CCCL

FE Online Desk 2017-11-27 03:48:25

Mutual Trust Bank Limited (MTB) and Cadet College Club Limited (CCCL) have jointly launched a co-branded credit card for Cadet College Club Limited (CCCL) members. They started the Visa Signature and...

NRBC Bank opens new branch in Narayanganj

NRBC Bank opens new branch in Narayanganj

FE Online Desk 2017-11-27 03:42:56

NRB Commercial Bank Limited has opened its 56th branch on Monday at Dubai Plaza in Araihazar upazila of Narayanganj district. Dr Rafiqul Islam Khan, Sponsor Shareholder of the Bank, inaugurated the b...

Samsung launches ‘Service Vans’ for remote areas

Samsung launches ‘Service Vans’ for remote areas

FE Online Desk 2017-11-27 02:32:57

Samsung Electronics Bangladesh has launched two movable service vans in Rajshahi and Rangpur division aiming to provide best after-sales service in the remote areas. Samsung brought the service, firs...

LankaBangla Finance wins ICAB National Award

LankaBangla Finance wins ICAB National Award

FE Online Desk 2017-11-27 02:27:22

The Institute of Chartered Accountants of Bangladesh (ICAB) has awarded LankaBangla Finance Limited (LBFL) for the best annual report of 2016 under Financial Institution Category. Khwaja Shahriar, Ma...

New ridesharing service in city from Dec 1

New ridesharing service in city from Dec 1

-- 2017-11-27 01:44:06

As the mobile app-based ridesharing services are gaining ground, a local IT company is going to launch similar service called 'Ezzyr' on December 1 for the commuters in Dhaka city. The Innovadeus Pvt...

BBF distributes Best Brand Award, 2017

BBF distributes Best Brand Award, 2017

FE Online Desk 2017-11-26 12:28:02

The 9th iteration of Best Brand Award, 2017 was held on Saturday at Le Meridien Dhaka. This year, out of 103 winners, 35 categories were awarded. Out of the overall top 30 brands, 10 were awarded,...

Loan deal with China's Exim Bank likely by Dec

Loan deal with China's Exim Bank likely by Dec

Munima Sultana 2017-11-26 12:00:00

A year-long uncertainty over getting Chinese loan for the Padma Rail Link project is likely to go soon as Exim Bank has confirmed signing of a loan agreement under government-to government arrangement...

Two multinationals vie for contract on LNG supply, terminal bldg

Two multinationals vie for contract on LNG supply, terminal bldg

M Azizur Rahman 2017-11-26 12:00:00

Two global firms are vying for clinching contract to build a small floating storage and re-gasification unit (FSRU) and supply around 200-million-cubic-foot-per-day (mmcfd) re-gasified LNG to Banglade...

ICMAB holds int'l confce on 'Leadership for Business Performance'

ICMAB holds int'l confce on 'Leadership for Business Performance'

FE Online Desk 2017-11-26 12:00:00

A day-long International Conference on “Leadership for Business Performance”, organized by Chittagong Branch Council of The Institute of Cost And Management Accountants of Bangladesh (ICMA...

Bangladesh to benefit from Brazil's wind-power experience

Bangladesh to benefit from Brazil's wind-power experience

-- 2017-11-26 12:00:00

Brazil on Sunday has expressed eagerness to share its knowledge of wind power with Bangladesh. Brazilian Ambassador in Dhaka Joao Tabajara De Oliveira Junior made the offer when he met State Minister...

BD e-commerce stores participating on Black Friday

BD e-commerce stores participating on Black Friday

-- 2017-11-26 12:00:00

Some Bangladeshi e-commerce sites (online shops) have started testing the watering concept of "Black Friday" in Bangladesh. Three big online stores have provided offers and discounts on products they...

US Thanksgiving sales hit record high

US Thanksgiving sales hit record high

-- 2017-11-26 09:42:04

Black Friday and Thanksgiving online sales in the United States surged to record highs as shoppers bagged deep discounts and bought more on their mobile devices, heralding a promising start to the key...

BEZA to get Iron and Steel zone

BEZA to get Iron and Steel zone

-- 2017-11-26 07:53:10

Bangladesh Economic Zones Authority (BEZA) will sign a Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) with Yunnan Yongle Overseas Investment Co. Ltd. on Wednesday for establishing Iron and Steel International Capa...

Ride-sharing Ezzyr service in Dhaka from Dec 1

Ride-sharing Ezzyr service in Dhaka from Dec 1

-- 2017-11-26 07:33:04

A local IT company is going to launch both car and motorbike ride services through its new mobile app called 'Ezzyr' on December 1. The opening manifests the growing popularity of mobile app-based ri...

Onion prices soaring

Onion prices soaring

-- 2017-11-25 12:00:00

After a little drop, the price of onions has risen up to Tk 100 per kilogram to slash household budget estimates in the country. The rise follows India’s decision to curb exports of the ‘...

Biman declares discount offer on ‘New Year’

Biman declares discount offer on ‘New Year’

-- 2017-11-25 12:00:00

Biman Bangladesh Airlines has declared discount offer to numbers of its international route especially to some popular outbound tourist destinations centering the New Year. Under the offer, Biman of...

China cuts coal dependency to prevent environmental degradation

China cuts coal dependency to prevent environmental degradation

Jubair Hasan 2017-11-25 12:00:00

China, the world's largest consumer of coal, has started reducing dependency on the fossil fuel to protect environment from being heavily polluted. To lessen the emission of Sulphur Dioxide (SO2), th...

Asif Chy obtains Gusi Peace Prize

Asif Chy obtains Gusi Peace Prize

-- 2017-11-25 11:09:34

Chief Executive Officer (CEO) of Chowdhury Group Asif A. Chowdhury has been awarded with prestigious Gusi Peace prize in Manila. The Gusi Peace Foundation mentioned the passionate commitment and con...

Sreemangal tea auction centre opens in December

Sreemangal tea auction centre opens in December

-- 2017-11-25 06:19:32

The second tea auction centre of Bangladesh will be opened at Sreemangal of Moulvibazar from next month. The government has already approved the tea auction centre in the district. Currently the port...