Global financial meltdown
Apparel exporters seek cash incentives
The country’s apparel exporters have voiced concern over the slowdown of export orders on deepening global economic downturn and sought immediate government steps to stave off its adverse impact on the local export-oriented industries.
“The government should introduce financial incentives for the export-oriented industries and immediately discuss with the export earning sectors to formulate ways to make local exports competitive
Dhaka stocks continue slide
Staff Correspondent Dhaka stocks dropped on Monday for the second consecutive day in a volatile trading as investors, downcast by the fresh downtrend in the market, sold off their holdings, market operators said. The general index of Dhaka Stock Exchange lost 10.45 points, or 0.38 per cent, to close at 2716.53, while its blue chips … Read more