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Dr Yunus urges all to get out of civilisation based on greed

Social Business Day 2018 celebration kicks off in Bangalore   Photo: Nobel Laureate Professor Muhammad Yunus inaugurating the eighth Social Business Day organised by Yunus Center at Infosys Electronic City Campus in Bangalore, India on Thursday. Bangalore (India), June 28 : Nobel Laureate Professor Muhammad Yunus on Thursday urged everyone to get out of the civilisation based on greed and ...

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BCA to demonstrate in front of British Parliament for legalisation of undocumented skilled workers

Bangladesh Caterers Association (BCA) is to organise a demonstration and meeting with MPs on 10th of July in front of British Parliament demanding to reinstate work permit scheme  and legalisation of skilled workers who does not have legal documentations. To make the demonstration successful BCA recently organised a networking meeting in a restaurant at Stanford in Essex, which was organised by ...

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Government rejects plan for £1.3bn tidal lagoon in Swansea

Ministers say project is too expensive but decision sparks widespread criticism The government has rejected plans for a £1.3bn tidal lagoon in Swansea Bay, dashing industry hopes of Britain leading development of a new source of renewable energy and sparking widespread criticism. Ministers said the project, which would have been subsidised through household energy bills for decades, was too expensive ...

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Foreign businesses to UK: solve Brexit or risk £100bn in trade

Firms from US, Canada, Japan and India lobby UK to avoid disorderly EU exit Bombardier, which has a railway plant in Derby, is among the businesses to have demanded urgent action over Brexit negotiations. Photograph: Christopher Thomond for the Guardian Business leaders from the US, Canada, Japan and India have told the British government to solve the Brexit issue urgently ...

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British celebrity chef Tommy  Miah prepared food at Feast Restaurant

Bangla Mirror Desk: The authentic dishes of Bangladesh, especially the street food can compete at the world level.  If presented in a proper way, not only Bangladeshis or Indians will be attracted to it, but the people from all over the world will love to taste it. British celebrity chef Tommy Miah and founder of  Indian Chef of the Year ...

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Korean businesses interested about BD leather goods, ceramic products

Dhaka, Jun 23 : Bangladesh Embassy in Seoul participated in the three-day Import Goods Fair (IGF) 2018 that ended in Coex Mall in Seoul on Saturday. Participation of Bangladesh in the fair has provided Bangladesh an opportunity to present its unconventional products which generated enthusiasm among the Korean businessmen, said the Embassy in a press release. Many of them enquired ...

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Bangladeshi products becoming popular in China

  As the Bangladeshi products are increasingly becoming popular among the Chinese people, the participation of Bangladesh in the China-South Asia Expo will help exporters make their position stronger in the Chinese market in future. Moreover, the Export Promotion Bureau (EPB) of Bangladesh has planned to take more initiatives to encourage the country’s entrepreneurs to participate in the expo for ...

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Egypt hikes fuel prices as part of austerity drive

Egypt on Saturday announced new hikes on fuel prices as part of austerity measures tied to an IMF loan as it seeks to cut subsidies and reduce its public debt.   The price hikes of between 35 and 50 percent were announced by Oil Minister Tarek el-Molla and go into effect immediately, state media reported.  They follow a decision this ...

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A trade war looms as Trump slaps tariffs on Chinese imports

Photo: President Donald Trump speaks to reporters at the White House on Friday in Washington. Washington, June 16 : President Donald Trump brought the world’s two biggest economies to the brink of a trade war Friday by announcing a 25 percent tariff on up to $50 billion in Chinese imports to take effect July 6. Beijing quickly responded that it ...

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Trump preps China tariff target list, Beijing ready to retaliate

US President Donald Trump on Friday was due to unveil a final list of Chinese imports that would face punishing tariffs, fanning fears of a trade war as Beijing warned that it could swiftly strike back.   The threat of massive duties on billions of dollars of goods sent Shanghai stocks to their lowest level since September 2016, though it ...

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