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Price up, Price down

Different products would be costlier and cheaper as finance minister A M A Muhith today in the new budget proposed some changes to tariff on those. Besides, the finance minister also proposed to impose 5 percent VAT on e-commerce and digital business platforms such as facebook, google, youtube etc in the budget for fiscal 2018-19. Price would be decreased: locally assembled cellular phone, cheap loaf, bread, buns, Pricehandmade biscuits and cakes, cheap sandals and slippers made of rubber and plastic, hybrid motor car, raw ma...

Pathao to launch mobile wallet next year

Pathao, a ride-hailing app in Bangladesh, plans to launch its own mobile wallet next year to reduce consumer reliance on cash payments. “Payments is a big challenge. Bangladesh is a cash-based economy and most of the transactions Bitcoinhappen over cash,” Pathao’s CEO and co-founder, Hussain Elius, told CNBC’s “Street Signs” last week. “However, we are very excited to move into the e-transaction space and just next year, we are launching our own wallet,” he said, adding that switching to e-payments would take time as people are “s...

BD version of Go-Jek raises over $ 10m

$ 4.5 billion-valued ride-sharing startup Go-Jek may be busy in Southeast Asia, where it is aiming to step into the gap following Uber’s exit, but that isn’t stopping it from looking at opportunities elsewhere in the world. Over in Bangladesh, motorbike-taxi hailing service Pathao has announced that it raised a “pre-Series A” investment led by Go-Jek. The Indonesian firm first invested in Pathao last year, and it is leading this new deal which includes participation from existing backers Openspace uberVentures — which just rebrand...

Sunflower oil market scope in Bangladesh

Market Insights Reports has just published a comprehensive analysis of Bangladesh Sunflower Oil Market. The report covers the present scenario (2012-2017) and the growth prospects (2018-2023) of the global Bangladesh Sunflower Oil market. The research report includes diverse topics like total market size, key market drivers, challenges, growth opportunities, technological changes, key players etc. of Bangladesh Sunflower Oil market. To calculate the market size, the report considers the 90-95% of the total addressable market (TAM) by the major players across the various segments.

Global dye fixing agents market 2017

The worldwide Dye Fixing Agents Market report is an in-depth research on the current situation of the Dye Fixing Agents industry. The research study of Global Dye Fixing Agents Market 2017 offers a strategic assessment of Dye Fixing Agents market. The industry report focuses on the growth opportunities, which will help the Dye Fixing Agents industry to expand operations in the existing markets globally. Dye agentsFirstly, Dye Fixing Agents Market report introduces a basic overview of the Dye Fixing Agents industry, whi...

10pc cash dividend for IBBL shareholders

Board Meeting
The Board of Directors of Islami Bank Bangladesh Limited recommended 10% cash dividend for the shareholders for the year 2016 subject to approval of the 34rd Annual General Meeting of the Bank. The decision came from a meeting of the board held at Islami Bank Tower on 30 March 2017, The decision came from a meeting of the board held at Islami Bank Tower on 30 March 2017, Board MeetingThursday with its Chairman Arastoo Khan in the chair. Directors from home and abroad and Md. Abdul Hamid Miah, Managing ...