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BPL match-fixing trial begins tomorrow

Sports Correspondent A special tribunal will begin trials involving match-fixing allegations in cricket‘s Bangladesh Premier League (BPL) tomorrow (Sunday). Justice Abdur Rashid, judge of the special tribunal, disclosed this at a press conference on Saturday morning. Mohammad Ashraful, who has already testified to his wrong-doing, will not attend the trials.However the nine found guilty, including Dhaka Gladiator cricketers Mosharraf Rubel, ... Read More »

Fresh RMG unrest at Savar, Gazipur

Savar and Gazipur Correspondent Some Ready-made garment workers have hit the streets in protest again — now demanding a minimum monthly wage of Tk 8,000. Well after the garment factory owners have accepted the government-sponsored wage board recommendation of a TK 5,300 minimum monthly wage, these workers seem to be asking for more. Clashes between them and police erupted at ... Read More »

Bus set on fire in capital’s Motijheel area A bus was set on fire in capital’s Motijheel area on Sunday following the 60-hour hartal beginning from Monday morning. According to locals, some miscreants set fire on a bus of Janata Bank Ltd in front of T&T School at 10.40am. On information, two units Fire Brigade rushed to spot and controlled fire. Read More »

JCD stages countrywide demo

Political Reporter Jatiyatabadi Chhatra Dal (JCD), the student wing BNP, is staging countrywide demonstrations today protesting attack on BNP Chairperson Khaleda Zia’s convoy of vehicles. As part of the protest programmes, JCD is bringing out processions in all the cities, district towns, universities and colleges of the country. JCD leaders said programme is also meant for registering protest against the ... Read More »

Documents exchanged

S M Intekhab Alam, Managing Director of Phoenix Finance & Investments Ltd and Adam Tamizi Haque, Managing Director of Haque Brothers (Industries) Ltd exchanged papers after signing a Tk 20 crore investment agreement recently, says a press release.   Read More »

Workshop on Islamic finance held

Chairman of Islamic Finance and Investment Limited Hossain Mahmud handing over certificate among the participants of a day long workshop on Islamic Finance at its head office in the city on Saturday. Secretary general of Shariah Board for Islamic Banks of Bangladesh (CSBIB) AQM Safiullah Arif and Managing Director of IFIL Md Rabiul Islam were present, says a press release. ... Read More »

Regulator okays Fareast Finance IPO

Leasing Desk The Bangladesh Securities and Exchange Commission yesterday gave green light to Fareast Finance and Investment to raise Tk 45 crore through initial public offerings under fixed price method from the equity market. The approval came at a BSEC meeting presided over by its chairman Prof M Khairul Hossain. The non-bank financial institution will issue 4.50 crore shares with ... Read More »

LankaBangla launches financial website

Leasing Desk LankaBangla Securities has launched a financial website, the first of its kind in Bangladesh, which offers a wide range of stockmarket analyses, company research and economic data. Historical financial statements, advanced technical charts, capital market research, analytical tools and economic news will be available on the site. “Information is currency, especially for institutions and people engaged in the ... Read More »

DBH-Citi exchanges docs Syed Aminul Islam, Head of Finance at Delta Brac Housing Finance Corporation (DBH), and Md Moinul Huq, Head of Citi Transaction Services, exchange documents of a deal to launch a payment option — Direct Debit — for DBH home loan clients in partnership with Citibank, at a programme recently. Photo: Citi   Read More »

EBL launches EBL(HK) in Hong Kong  Private Commercial Bank Eastenr Bank Limited (EBL) launched a subsidiary-EBL (HK) in Hong Kong. Governor, Bangladesh Bank Dr. Atiur Rahman formally inaugurated it at Ruposhi Bangla Hotel on Thursday evening. EBL (HK) launched in Homg Kong on January 31, 2013. Deputy Chief of Mission on Embassy of China to Dhaka Qu Guangzhou and EBL Board of Directors Chairman M ... Read More »