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Pound falls on May’s Brexit comments

The value of the pound has fallen to a two-month low against major currencies after Prime Minister Theresa May signalled the UK would pursue a so-called “hard Brexit” from the EU. Sterling fell about 1% across the board. The only currency against which it gained ground was the Turkish lira. The Prime Minister told Sky News on Sunday that she ...

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Tesco announces 1,000 job losses

Tesco says 1,000 people are to be made redundant as part of a shake-up of its distribution network. The company says the changes form part of a wider programme of transformation, which has been taking place over the last two years. The proposed changes will reduce the number of Tesco distribution centres from 25 to 23 in the UK. It ...

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Now making dal is as simple as Heat & Stir

Rajah launches a new Heat & Stir range to help mothers give their family the authentic taste of home, even when they have no time to cook Majority of the women (82%) found the Tadka Dal and Dal Makhani to be flavoursome and fresh and were pleased to know this was achieved with no artificial flavourings or preservatives. Majority mothers ...

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Asian Catering Foundation organises Road Show Cardiff

Asian Catering Foundation recently organised a Road Show and Gala Dinner Party focusing on ‘how to achieve more success on restaurant business and providing nutrient and healthy food’.   The event took place in the hall room of Cardiff City Stadium where around 250 representatives from nearby restaurants and community activists took part. Asian Catering Federation and Just Eat jointly organised ...

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UKBCCI Business & Entrepreneur Excellence Awards held

  Bangla Mirror desk : The UK-Bangladesh Catalyst of Commerce and Industry (UKBCCI) honoured 12 Bangladeshi successful entrepreneurs for their outstanding success in their respective businesses in the United Kingdom in a lively atmosphere at Hilton Park Lane Hotel in London on 20th November. UKBCCI organised the ‘Business and Entrepreneur Excellence Award-2016’ for the first time to recognise the successful ...

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BCA Restaurant of the Year final selection process held

  Bangla Mirror desk Bangladesh Caterer’s Association has just completed is final selection process for its Restaurant of the year award 2016.  This year’s final selection process took place in room 11 of House of Commons Committee room.  The event was hosted by Paul Scully PM where President of BCA Pasha Khandakar and General Secretary M A Munim attended the ...

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5 IPP solar power projects hit snag for land problems

The implementation works on five independent power producer (IPP) solar power projects, out of seven, are getting delayed for land-related problems, according to Power Division officials. They said the five projects are 200 MW solar park in Teknaf, Cox’s Bazar, 200 MW solar park in Gaibandha, 50 MW solar park in Sutiyakandi, Mymensingh, 32 MW solar park in Dharmapasa, Sunamganj, ...

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Samsung expects further profit hit from Note 7 fallout

  14th October, 2016 09:22:00   Samsung expects further blows to its profits from the withdrawal of the Note 7 phone, saying revenue will be affected in the first quarter of 2017.   The tech giant had already revised down its third-quarter earnings guidance.   On Friday, it said it expected an additional negative impact of around 3tn won ($2.7bn, ...

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DSE, CSE gain at opening

The prices of most of the shares at Dhaka Stock Exchange (DSE) and Chittagong Stock Exchange (CSE) saw rise in early hours of trading on Thursday, last trading day of the week.   DSEX, the prime index of the DSE, went up by 5.45 points or 0.11 per cent to stand at 4694.77 points at 11:52 am.   The DSE ...

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Toyota recalls 340,000 Prius hybrid cars for faulty brakes

Toyota Motor Corp. is recalling 340,000 gas-electric hybrid Prius cars around the world 212,000 of them in Japan and 94,000 in North America, for a defect in their parking brakes.   Japanese automaker Toyota said in a statement Thursday that it was not aware of any reports of accidents linked to the defect “as of Oct. 3, 2016,” updating an ...

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