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Bangladesh Opens Embassy in viena PDF Print E-mail

Both Dhaka and Vienna, the capital of Austria, expressed their happiness on the opening of this mission on Saturday, the new embassy said in a statement.

Bangladeshis in Austria are requested to avail of the services from the new embassy, which is currently housed in a temporary accommodation before it moves to a permanent address two months hence.

Bank of Japan to inject 80 trillion yen into its economy PDF Print E-mail

Japanese policymakers have revealed surprise plans to pump more stimulus into the economy, triggering widespread cheer among international investors.

The Bank of Japan will inject ¥80tn (£447bn) a year into the financial system, mainly through the purchase of government bonds, in a bid to ward off the threat of deflation.

BD hits global headlines for blackout PDF Print E-mail
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Sunday, 02 November 2014 10:37

Bangladesh has been in the limelight of global media again and this time for a wrong reason -- countrywide blackout. The country plunged into darkness on Saturday as the national grid collapsed twice due to a major

Last Updated on Sunday, 02 November 2014 13:54
Govt to import wheat from Ukraine PDF Print E-mail
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Monday, 27 October 2014 14:36

The government is set to import 2.5 lakh tonnes of wheat, each unit at $297.50, from Ukraine through state level arrangement.

Finance Minister AMA Muhith approved the proposal for the import in a meeting with the cabinet committee on economic affairs yesterday. The proposal comes with a waiver from the Public Procurement Regulations.

A target of collecting 9 lakh tonnes of wheat through import has been set in this fiscal year's budget.

Bidders sometimes fail to supply wheat on time although it is imported through international bidding, according to the proposal.

DSE, CSE see downturn PDF Print E-mail
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Monday, 27 October 2014 12:47

Dhaka Stock Exchange (DSE) and Chittagong Stock Exchange (CSE) witnessed negative trend in early hours of trading on Monday, maintaining the previous day’s downturn. DSEX, the prime index of the DSE went down by

Last Updated on Monday, 27 October 2014 13:18

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