Qatar eager to hire more BD workers next year

Qatar is expected to recruit more Bangladeshi workers in 2019 to meet its growing demand for development works, said officials. As part of the move, the Arab country has opened a one-stop Qatar Visa Centre (QVC) in Dhaka while it...

Tesla Inc (TSLA.O) has cut prices on its Model S and Model X vehicles in China after Beijing suspended additional tariffs on US-made cars. According to the electric carmaker’s Chinese website, the price of certain Model S cars was cut by up to 105,000 yuan ($15,200), and Model Xs by up to 65,000 yuan. China’s finance ministry said on Friday it would suspend additional tariffs on US-made vehicles and auto parts for three months starting January 1, 2019.  

Meat becomes costlier

Meat became pricier last week after remaining almost stable for about two months. Onion, ginger, and potato prices, however, showed a slight decline during the period while most of other essential commodities remained static. Prices of beef, mutton, and broiler...