Standard Chartered 'to cut 1,000 senior jobs'

Standard Chartered bank, a London-based lender that makes most of its profit in Asia, could cut up to 1,000 senior jobs, according to an internal memo sent to staff.


Weekly review: Bangladesh’s stocks end lower

Bangladesh’s stocks slips into the red last week that ended on Thursday with turnover remained low as most of the investors followed cautious stance


Germany to continue support to Bangladesh apparel sector

German Economic Cooperation and Development Minister Gerd Müller has expressed his satisfaction over the progress in Bangladesh's garment sector and said his country wants to continue helping Bangladesh for the development of the textile sector.


Indian Rupee weakens 18 paise against US dollar

Indian rupee depreciated 18 paise to 65.13 against the dollar at the Interbank Foreign Exchange in early trade on Thursday on buying of the US currency by importers.


Bangladesh ups security for foreigners

In the wake of the killing of two foreigners within a week, the Bangladesh government has ratcheted up security for foreign nationals living in the country.