Sunday, December 10, 2023

IPDC Finance hosts awareness-building workshop for breast cancer prevention

Business Desk : IPDC Finance organised an awareness-building workshop at its headquarters to promote breast cancer prevention. The workshop was held in the presence of the esteemed female clients and female workforce of IPDC Finance, reads a press release. The event was organised in collaboration with Bangladesh Cancer Aid Trust (BANCAT) and Labaid Cancer ... Read more

Summit extends support to integrate underprivileged children into cultural life

News Desk : Summit has pledged grants to Shurer Dhara’s Music for Development (MfD) programme, which aims to integrate underprivileged children into cultural life and to give them hope for the future, said a press release on Sunday. Summit Power managing director Mozammel Hossain and chairperson of Shurer Dhara Rezwana Choudhury Bannya signed the ... Read more

Walton to participate in prestigious ‘Canton Fair’ in China

Business Desk : Bangladeshi electronics brand Walton for the third time is going to take part in the world’s largest trade ‘China Import and Export Fair’, popularly known as ‘Canton Fair’ around the world, said a press release. Walton is the only Bangladeshi company going to showcase ‘Made in Bangladesh’ labelled world-class advanced technologies ... Read more

Popular sports bike R15 version 4.0 now comes in new features and colors, thanks to Yamaha

Business Desk : ACI Motors is the sole distributor and technical collaboration partner of Yamaha motorcycles in Bangladesh. ACI Motors started its journey in 2007 as a subsidiary of renowned company ACI Limited. Currently, Yamaha has 116 3S (Sales, Service and Spare Parts) dealer points across the country, says press release. Every year Yamaha ... Read more

City Bank wins ADB award 5th time in a row

Business Desk : City Bank has once again been named the “Leading Partner Bank in Bangladesh” at the Trade and Supply Chain Finance Programme (TSCFP) Awards 2023 organised by the Asian Development Bank (ADB), said a press release. The award came in recognition of City Bank being the most active partner bank measured by ... Read more

Walton begins exporting printed circuit boards to Greece

Business Desk : Walton Digi-Tech Industries Limited, the sole printed circuit board (PCB) manufacturer in Bangladesh, has started exporting the components abroad, reads a press release. Walton has exported 10,000 pieces of “Made in Bangladesh” tagged PCB manufactured entirely in its own state-of-the-art production plant in Bangladesh to a renewed company in the European ... Read more

bKash offers up to 20% instant cashback on Puja shopping

Business Desk : bKash offers up to 20% instant cashback at more than 3,000 outlets of lifestyle, footwear, electronics, accessories, online shops and restaurants by making payment through bKash on the occasion of Durga Puja festival. Started on 5 October, the offer will be available till 24 October, reads a press release. A customer ... Read more

World cup matches on Rabbithole for Nagad customers only at Tk60

Business Desk : Nagad customers can now savour the excitement of live Cricket World Cup matches on Rabbithole, a renowned video streaming platform, by subscribing to an exclusive pack for just Tk60 using the MFS payment gateway. Cricket lovers will be able to watch all world cup matches of their favourite teams under this ... Read more

MTB wins the 2023 Global Climate Partner Award

Business Desk : Mutual Trust Bank Ltd. (MTB) was selected as the 2023 Global Climate Partnership Award winner. Chosen from a pool of 14 innovative applications by a jury of external experts, MTB stood out with its innovative idea of bridging the gap between smallholder farmers in Bangladesh and cost-effective electric vehicle (EV) solutions ... Read more

Brac Bank introduces ‘Ghoori Learning’ courses on e-learning platform ALO

Business Desk : As part of continuous people development efforts, Brac Bank has introduced critically important skillset courses of Ghoori Learning in its e-learning platform – ALO. Ghoori Learning is one of the leading e-learning platforms of the country that helps personal and professional development through intensive learning opportunities. With the collaboration between Brac ... Read more

Prime Bank partners up with Fortis Downtown Resort and Sarah Resort

Business Desk : Prime Bank has recently announced a strategic partnership with Fortis Downtown Resort Limited and Sarah Resort Limited, a renowned and prestigious hotel and resort in the country. The agreement signed at the Prime Bank head office premises will ensure that Prime Bank customers can avail of preferential benefits at Fortis Downtown ... Read more

Sundarban Express Transportation System Ltd signs agreement with FedEx

Business Desk : Sundarban Express Transportation System Ltd (SETS) has opted to extend its arms by servicing FedEx clients in Bangladesh both by providing inward bound as well as outward bound handling. The Chairman of SETS, Md Ahsanul Kabir and the DMD and CEO of Bangladesh Express Co Ltd. (Licensee of Federal Express Corporation), ... Read more

Onnow launches country’s first hyperlocal plug-and-play restaurant franchise Hangrry

Business Desk : Onnow, Bangladesh’s only Silicon Valley-backed food startup, has set a groundbreaking milestone by launching the country’s inaugural tech-enabled hyperlocal plug-and-play restaurant franchise called ‘Hangrry’, with first location at Palmer’s Cafe, opposite to the IBA hostel in Dhaka. The inauguration ceremony witnessed the esteemed presence of Onnow’s Co-founder, Tahsin Rob, Lawrence Palmer, ... Read more

LafargeHolcim Bangladesh organises free eye camp in Chhatak

Business Desk : LafargeHolcim Bangladesh Limited (LHBL) in association with Rotary Club Sylhet City (RCSC), organised a day long free eye camp at its Chhatak plant for the local communities recently. The eye camp was inaugurated by Asif Bhuiyan, chief corporate affairs officer and Amitav Singh, industrial director of LHBL, reads a press release. ... Read more

GP launches ‘Cholo Bangladesh 2023’ to inspire youth

Business Desk : In a grand celebration of unity and inspiration, Grameenphone proudly unveiled its “Cholo Bangladesh 2023” project today, at a hotel in Dhaka, reads a Grameenphone press release. The grand event, attended by Asif Naimur Rashid, Chief Business Officer, Grameenphone and Farha Naz Zaman, Head of Marketing, Grameenphone and other esteemed personalities, ... Read more

Jamuna Bank received the award of ‘Sustainability Rating-2022’

Business Desk : Md. Abdus Salam, additional managing director of Jamuna Bank Limited and Chairman of the Bank’s Sustainable Finance Committee, received the award of “Sustainability Rating – 2022” at the closing ceremony of the day-long conference titled “Sustainable Banking and Finance” organized by Bangladesh Institute of Bank Management(BIBM), reads a press release. At ... Read more

Emirates’ premium economy to extend to São Paulo, Tokyo Narita

Business Desk : Emirates announced that its highly sought-after Premium Economy offering will be introduced to two more points in its network, São Paulo from 19 November and Tokyo Narita from 20 December. São Paulo will become the airline’s fifth point in its North and South American network where flights will operate with the ... Read more

LG Electronics launches “Korea Visit and Health Check-up Campaign”

Business Desk : In commemoration of the 50th anniversary of diplomatic relations between Bangladesh and Korea, LG Electronics has launched the “Buy LG, Explore Korea” campaign. The campaign was inaugurated at the LG head office in Gulshan, Dhaka, on 1st October 2023 with the aim of further strengthening the friendship and bilateral ties between ... Read more