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Venami shrimp farming begins in Bangladesh

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Farming of ‘banned’ high-yield species of Venami shrimp has began in Bangladesh. The test run of the project is being implemented by a Khulna based private company and a Shatkhira based NGO together by importing eight hundred thousand Venami shrimp fry from Thailand. The government of Bangladesh issued special permission for cultivation of Venami shrimp […]

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Default loans rise to 10.53pc in Bangladesh

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The nonperforming loans in the banking sector increased by Tk 11,237 crore in the first three months of 2017 — a development that has been attributed to seasonality by bankers, according to a report in the Daily Star. “It is a common trend that default loans soars in the first quarter of a year due […]

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PARAMOUNT: Paramount Insurance Company

Paramount Insurance Company is one of the leading insurance company of the country, since its establishment in November 1999, the company has successfully been in operation with paid up capital of Taka 15 (Fifteen) crore (Tk. 6 crore from sponsor AND Tk.9 crore from IPO) present paid up capital is 19.06 crore and authorised capital […]

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SPCL: Shahjibazar Power Company Limited

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KPCL: Khulna Power Company

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FAMILYTEX: Familytex BD

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CMCKAMAL: CMC Kamal

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ARGONDENIM: Argon Denims

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BENGALWTL: Bengal Windsor Thermoplastics

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SUNLIFEINS: Sunlife Insurance Company

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Another $25m IFC loan to a Bangladeshi company PRAN

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International Finance Corporation (IFC), the private sector development arm of the World Bank Group, has provided yet another $25 million loan […]

Korean Export Processing Zone at serious risk

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Instead of handing over the Korean Export Processing Zone (KEPZ) to the investor, the government of Bangladesh plans to take back […]

Dhaka needs to remove its rocky anti-FDI atmosphere

Korean Ambassador to Bangladesh Lee Yun-young

Korean Ambassador to Bangladesh Mr. Lee Yun-young has said Bangladesh should come out from protectionism and open up its market […]

‘Welfare Associations’ to negotiate for rights at Bangladesh EPZ

The Government of Bangladesh today approved, in principle, draft of a labour law for Export Processing Zones (EPZ) with the provision […]

Return of GSP seems far off – a lot more must be done

Bangladesh’s progress in implementation of the National Tripartite Plan of Action on Fire Safety and Structural Integrity (the Action Plan) which provides a […]

Bangladesh halts shutdown of “unsafe” factories

The Bangladeshi government is refusing to shut down garment factories declared unsafe, following a row with independent inspectors over the […]