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Marico Bangladesh approved 100% cash dividend By Sun Online Desk | Last Updated: 18th July, 2018, 17:23

Saugata Gupta also updates the shareholders that in the last financial year, the Company has contributed BDT 228 crores to the National Exchequer

Marico Bangladesh approved 100% cash dividend

Johnson & Johnson beats revenue and profit projections Johnson & Johnson beats revenue and profit projections

The world's biggest maker of health care products posted revenue of $20.83 billion in the period


Japan, EU to sign trade deal eliminating nearly all tariffs Japan, EU to sign trade deal eliminating nearly all tariffs

Japanese machinery parts, tea and fish will get cheaper for Europe


Amazon faces web issues around the world on Prime Day Amazon websites crash on Prime Day

Amazon launched Prime Day in 2015 and by 2017 it was its second biggest shopping day, topped only by Cyber Monday


US challenges trade war counter-tariffs at WTO US challenges trade war counter-tariffs at WTO

Washington opens separate disputes against China, the European Union, Canada, Mexico and Turkey


EU protects firms as it fights US bid to isolate Iran
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US President Donald Trump withdrew from the Iran nuclear deal in May


Airbus strikes deals in China, India amid Brexit concerns Airbus strikes deals in China, India amid Brexit concerns

Airbus chief executive Tom Enders last month said the government had "no clue" over its Brexit plans


Prospects of sesame farming in dried Barind tract Prospects of sesame farming in dried Barind tract

Farmers and agriculture officials in the region are expecting a bumper yield of sesame this season


EU takes anti-Trump trade show to China and Japan EU takes anti-Trump trade show to China and Japan

European Commission spokesman Margaritis Schinas said the "landmark" Japan deal was "the biggest ever negotiated by the European Union"


UK, US agree to pursue 'ambitious' trade deal after Brexit: May 'UK, US agree to pursue 'ambitious' trade deal'

Britain and the United States have agreed to pursue "an ambitious UK-US free trade agreement" after Brexit


7 fast-food chains agree to end 'no-poaching' policies 7 fast-food chains agree to end 'no-poaching' policies

The so-called no-poach policies prevent franchises from hiring workers away from other franchises of the same chain


US fires next shot in China trade war US fires next shot in China trade war

The move comes just days after the two countries imposed tit-for-tat tariffs of $34bn on each other's goods


Starbucks to phase out plastic straws by 2020 Starbucks to phase out plastic straws by 2020

The plastic straws will be replaced by recyclable lids that have a small raised opening allowing consumers to sip their drink


German exports rise, but trade tensions loom German exports rise, but trade tensions loom

The national statistics agency says Monday that exports rose by 1.8 percent over April


Nissan admits falsifying emissions data on cars made in Japan Nissan admits falsifying emissions data on cars made in Japan

It says that tests on exhaust emissions and fuel economy had "deviated from the prescribed testing environment"


China eyes eastern Europe investment as US trade war sizzles China eyes eastern Europe investment

Road and rail projects funded by China is on the agenda at the summit


Russia raises tariffs on some US goods: ministry Russia raises tariffs on some US goods: ministry

Russia raises import tariffs on some US goods in response to similar moves by Washington


Private sector employees evading tax under NBR radar Private sector employees evading tax under NBR radar

The revenue collecting authority of the government inducted a new clause in the Income Tax Ordinance


US tariffs on Chinese imports set to take effect US tariffs on Chinese imports set to take effect

China is expected to match the move with a 25% levy on US goods to the same value on the same day


China pledges more 'selfless' loans to Sri Lanka China pledges more 'selfless' loans to Sri Lanka

The Hambantota port is not the only Sri Lankan project to hit difficulties


Mukesh Ambani unveils mega broadband plan for India Mukesh Ambani unveils mega broadband plan for India

His ambitious foray into fibre-based broadband is "the most advanced" in the country


Djibouti launches 'Africa's biggest free trade zone' Djibouti launches 'Africa's biggest free trade zone'

The pilot phase launches Thursday comprises a 240-hectare (593-acre) site


Trump trade war to become reality as China tariffs hit Trump trade war to become reality as China tariffs hit

Trump says the measures are aimed at leveling the playing field for American companies, which he says will become more competitive


Walmart removes 'Impeach Trump' apparel after boycott threats Walmart removes 'Impeach Trump' apparel

The "Impeach 45" clothes are no longer on the site, but a large selection of pro-Trump items are still for sale


Japan OKs ambitious nuke energy target, plutonium reuse plan Japan OKs ambitious nuke energy target

The plan approves Tuesday by the Cabinet noted for the first time the need to reduce the plutonium stockpile


Bashundhara Paper makes flying debut Bashundhara Paper makes flying debut

A trading commencement agreement is signed between the Dhaka Stock Exchange (DSE) and Bashundhara Paper Mills Ltd (BPML)


Trump says Saudi king agrees to ramp up oil production Trump says Saudi king agrees to ramp up oil production

US President Donald Trump says Saudi Arabia's King Salman had agreed to his request to ramp up oil production


Banks to remain open Saturday Banks to remain open Saturday

Bangladesh Bank on issues a circular with necessary instructions in this regard


WTO backs Australia over plain cigarette packets

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Six nations - Britain, Ireland, France, Hungary, Norway and New Zealand - have already followed Australia in introducing legislation since 2011


US want Bangladesh to diversify its export base US want Bangladesh to diversify its export base

Bernicat says Bangladesh has considerable strength in other sectors though readymade garment sector helped the country grow in a very robust way


China tries to defuse trade pressure, says world benefits China tries to defuse trade pressure, says world benefits

President Donald Trump has threatened tariff hikes on up to $450 billion of Chinese imports in response to complaints Beijing steals


Uber gets London licence back for 15 mths Uber gets London licence back for 15 mths

Transport officials in the British capital had stripped the American firm of its license last September amid safety concerns


US report: Colombia coca production surges to record high US report: Colombia coca production surges to record high

Revolutionary Armed Forces of Colombia had been one of Colombia's biggest drug trafficking organizations


Harley to make more motorcycles outside the US Harley to make more motorcycles outside the US

Wisconsin-based Harley-Davidson says the increased cost from the tariffs threaten its international sales, which it has been trying to expand


Dhaka calls for price hike of apparel products Dhaka calls for price hike of apparel products

Tofail Ahmed says Bangladesh government has amended its Labour Law and the workers are enjoying their rights better than any time in the past


Bashundhara Paper shares credited into BO accounts Bashundhara Paper shares credited into BO accounts

The shareholders of the company have been advised to check their updated balance


EU, China vow to uphold global trade order despite divisions EU, China vow to uphold global trade order despite divisions

The two sides held high-level economic meetings in Beijing as both face rising trade tensions with the United States


Turkey lira surges against dollar after Erdogan victory Turkey lira surges against dollar after Erdogan victory

The Turkish economy has in recent weeks been plagued by worries about its underlying health despite high growth


DSE approves listing of Bashundhara Paper DSE approves listing of Bashundhara Paper

The date for debut of the company’s share trading will be fixed soon


China's Xiaomi targets Europe as it kicks off IPO China's Xiaomi targets Europe as it kicks off IPO

The company shipped 28 million smartphones worldwide from January to March


BMW joins Airbus in Brexit warning BMW joins Airbus in Brexit warning

BMW UK boss Ian Robertson says clarity is needed by the end of the summer. BMW makes the Mini and Rolls Royce and employs about 8,000 people in the UK

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