Businessman missing for four days found dead


.Police on Tuesday recovered the body of the missing businessman, Hassan Khaled, from river Buriganga, four days after his family reported him missing on Saturday. Hassan, who was president of Dutch-Bangla Chamber of Commerce and Industry, went missing since Saturday morning after he the left house for his office in New Eskaton Road, police and family Read More..

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By e news desk On Monday, May 23rd, 2016

Deadline for garment workers’ Eid bonus

Like past years, the business houses have been asked to pay workers their June salaries before the Eid-ul-Fitr holidays and send them on festival vacation in phases, State Minister for Labour Mujibul Haque Chunnu Read More..

By e news desk On Tuesday, May 17th, 2016

Gender equality joint responsibility’

Denmark is known to be the best place in the world to be a woman, and gender equality is the “centrepiece” of its development aid. “This (gender equality) is not women’s agenda. This is an agenda for humanity Read More..

By e news desk On Sunday, May 15th, 2016

319 factories closing down: BGMEA

The organisation’s President Siddiqur Rahman expressed worries over the issue at a media conference in its office in Karwan Bazar on Saturday. “It is a matter of concern that 618 factories shut down in past Read More..

By e news desk On Wednesday, May 11th, 2016

Bangladesh, India discuss economic zones

The Indian High Commission in Dhaka on Tuesday said both sides discussed possible areas of cooperation under an MoU signed during Prime Minister Narendra Modi’s visit in June last year. Bangladesh Economic Read More..

By e news desk On Thursday, May 5th, 2016

ECNEC clears Padma rail link project

For this project, worth around Tk 350 billion, China will provide Bangladesh a loan of Tk 247.49 billion for 20 years at an interest rate of 2 percent. Planning Minister AHM Mustafa Kamal has stated that the remaining Read More..

By e news desk On Thursday, May 5th, 2016

Gold, silver costlier

Bangladesh Jewellers Association (BAJUS) in a media statement on Wednesday said prices of per bhori (11.664 grams) of gold will see a hike of Tk 1,225 and silver Tk 58 from Friday. It means a bhori of best quality Read More..

By e news desk On Monday, February 22nd, 2016

Suspension won’t affect MoU: Malaysian minister

Malaysian Human Resource Minister Datuk Seri Richard Riot issued a statement to clarify his ministry’s stance on the agreement on Saturday, The Star Online says. Riot did not clarify whether his country will Read More..

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By e news desk On Saturday, February 13th, 2016

BB to probe EBL ‘freak transactions’

Deputy Governor SK Sur Chowdhury told reporters on Thursday that no one will be spared if found involved with the glitch. Eastern Bank Limited (EBL) had to close all its ATMs for six hours— from 12pm to 6pm— Read More..

By e news desk On Friday, February 12th, 2016

Per capita income rises to $1,316

The figure based on data of 2014-15 fiscal was released on Tuesday. Planning Minister AHM Mustafa Kamal briefed the media after a meeting of the Executive Committee of the National Economic Council (ECNEC). In Read More..