International

THE SECRET STRUGGLE FOR THE MIDDLE EAST

Indictment of the Western neoliberal economic/political order Jim Miles WRITTEN in response to the ‘Arab Spring’ initiated in Tunisia in 2011, ‘Shadow Wars – The Secret Struggle for the Middle East’, is a powerful indictment of the Western neoliberal economic/political order. Christopher Davidson has gathered a huge amount of information from many sources that support […]

Business

Banks to charge simple interest rate: Kamal

Business Report Finance Minister AHM Mustafa Kamal today said that simple interest rates will be charged on all bank loans instead of present practice of compound rates to lower burden on borrowers. “In the country, there is a practice of charging compound interest rates on bank loans, which is against global practice. Now, simple interest […]

Business

CONFIDENCE EROSION BLAMED

Nose dive in stock market continues Business Report At a time when the economy is performing well, the moribund situation in Dhaka Stock Exchange and in the port city has no proper answers. Political situation is stable now and there is no sign of big trouble that may hit the market after national election. But […]