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  Volume: XXIV, Issue No. 15 March 16-31, 2015  


Banglalink gets more time to float IPO
_A Monitor Report Dhaka : The Bangladesh Securities and Exchange Commission (BSEC) has exempted Banglalink, the country's second largest mobile operator, from floating its shares on the capital market for another year, BSEC officials said. The BSEC at a commission meeting held last month accepted the application of Banglalink Digital Communications Limited, a subsidiary of Egypt's Global Telecom Holding, to extend the exemption from floating its share on the capital market till December 31, 20. More...
US$ 35m approved for expansion of luxury hotel
_A Monitor Report Dhaka : Standard Charte-red Bank and Unique Hotel and Resorts Limited, owner of The Westin Dhaka signed an agreement recently to fund UHRL's ongoing expansion programmes into the hotel sector, said a statement. Mohd. Noor Ali, Managing Director of Unique Hotel and Resorts Ltd. signed the agreement on behalf of UHRL. Abrar A Anwar, CEO, Standard Chartered Bangladesh was present on the occasion. Unique Hotel and Resorts Ltd. is the owner of The Westin Dhaka_ an internationally. More...
DBH offers home loans for Sheltech clients
_A Monitor Report Dhaka : Sheltech (Pvt) Limited, a leading real estate developer of the country, and Delta BRAC Housing Finance Corporation (DBH), a private sector home loan provider, have jointly launched a programme recently to provide home loans on easy lending terms and conditions to the pros- pective buyers of the 184 apartments at Sheltech Bithika. In this connection, a memorandum of understanding (MoU) was signed between Sheltech and DBH in the city, said a pr. More...
City Bank opens branch at Sonargoan Janapath in Uttara
_A Monitor Report Dhaka : City Bank opened its new online branch at Sonargoan Janapath in Uttara in the city on March 10. Rubel Aziz, Chairman of the Bank, inaugurated the branch as chief guest while Badrudduza Choudhury, DMD - Branch Banking and other high officials of the bank were present on the occasion. Rubel Aziz stated that the opening of new branch at Sonargoan Janapath is part of banks' vision to make its services available to the doorsteps of its clients. He expressed the hope th. More...
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- Emirates opens Los Angeles Airport Lounge
- Terminal 1 Expansion at Abu Dhabi International
- Asia Pacific Oil & Gas Security 2015 Forum in Bangkok to Discuss Oil Transportation Security in South Asian Waters
- Solar Impulse- Swiss solar powered plane flew over Bangladesh Thursday
- Emirates to restart flights to Baghdad from 1 March
- Canada wants Dhaka-Toronto direct air link
- Dhaka Regency Celebrated the Enchanting Valentine?s Day
- Sheer Joy of Shakrain, the kite festival
- India aims to achieve 1pc share of global arrivals this year
- Abu Dhabi named among top 10 destinations in 2015
- China is number one source of international tourists
- West Bengal Tourism reaching out to int?l tourism sectors
- Over 550,000 tourists spent more than $900m in Turkey in 2014
- Homestay programme gives authentic Indian-Myanmar experience in a remote region
- Record 56.4m tourists flocked to NY in 2014
- Cox?s Bazar-Teknaf Marine Drive to be completed by next year
- Watch World Cup Cricket 2015 matches live at Dhaka Regency
- Kabab and Paratha Festival on at Khazana Gulshan
- Hotels in London report 8.3pc RevPAR Increase
- UCBL card holders to get free int?l SIMs from WOWtel
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