Business

ADULTERATED FOOD FLOODING MARKET

Teer, Rupchanda, Pusti mustard oil are substandard: BSTI Business Report All major food brands have been found marketing substandard or adulterated food items in the market posing big threat to public health and major food safety. The disclosure has been made by Bangladesh Standards and Testing Institution (BSTI) ahead of Raamadan. They carried out laboratory […]

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FOREIGN INVESTORS TAKING OUT FUNDS

Stock market debacle continues despite new funds Business Report The top official of a brokerage house says foreign investors sold not only the stocks of Grameenphone but also those of other companies as they lacked confidence in the Bangladesh stock market. Grameenphone’s shares fell to Tk 354 yesterday from Tk 416 in the last two […]

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NBR-FBCCI CONSULTATIVE MEETING

Business for reducing corporate tax, rise in tax free income limit, loan rescheduling for small borrowers Business Report Federation of Bangladesh Chambers of Commerce and Industry (BCCI) – the highest body of the country’s business bodies on last Tuesday demanded that the next budget for 2019-20 should reduce corporate tax by 2.5 percent for both […]

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Sheikh Fazle Fahim, new FBCCI president

Business Report Sheikh Fazle Fahim, managing director of Obsidian Bangladesh Ltd, has been elected the president of the Federation of Bangladesh Chambers of Commerce and Industry (FBCCI) for 2019-2021. Elected from the chamber bodies, he represented the Gopalganj Chamber of Commerce and Industry. He is the 22nd president of the apex trade body of the […]