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Economy News

ADP size increases by 438 percent in last 9 years

DHAKA, Dec 28, 2017 (BSS) - The size and expenditure of the Annual Development Programme (ADP) have increased manifold over the last nine years of the Awami League gov...More...

BB urges all to abstain from transactions of virtual coins

DHAKA, Dec 27, 2017 (BSS) - Bangladesh Bank (BB) has requested all to abstain from online-based virtual currency or crypto currency, like bitcoin, ethereum, ripple and li...More...

Stocks maintain upward trend on higher transactions

DHAKA, Dec 27, 2017 (BSS) - Stocks maintained upward trends on Wednesday as major indices of both Dhaka and Chittagong Stock Exchanges rose up on higher transactions.

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Armenia looks to solar energy to move out of Russia's shadow

YEREVAN, Dec 27, 2017 (BSS/AFP) - Landlocked and poor, Armenia has long relied on Russia for its energy needs, but the government is hoping to reduce that dependence b...More...

NBR respects tax-card holders, tax-paying organizations

DHAKA, Dec 26, 2017 (BSS) - National Board of Revenue (NBR) wants to spread a message among the countrymen that there is nothing to be afraid to come under tax net bec...More...

Chinese court auctions skyscraper for $84 million

BEIJING, Dec 26, 2017 (BSS/AFP) - A Chinese court is auctioning a skyscraper on the country's largest e-commerce website -- with a sky-high starting price of 553 millio...More...