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Quality corporate governance a must for banks: BB boss

Attaining high quality of corporate governance is imperative for creating and maintaining investors’ confidence in corporate businesses and banks, Bangladesh Bank (BB) Governor Dr Atiur Rahman said on Saturday, reports BSS. The governor attached high importance to improving corporate governance, ...

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Oil’s fall pushes Germany into deflation

Germany has become the latest eurozone member state to fall into deflation, with prices slumping for the first time in more than five years, according to Financial Times. The Federal Statistics Office said on Thursday that it expected harmonised consumer ...

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Greece debt repayment ‘unrealistic’

It is unrealistic to expect Greece to repay its huge debt in full, the chief economics spokesman for the victorious Syriza party has told the BBC. “Nobody believes that the Greek debt is sustainable,” Euclid Tsakalotos said. The far-left Syriza, ...

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Int’l Customs Day tomorrow

Like many other countries, Bangladesh will celebrate the International Customs Day on January 26, marking the first official conference of the Customs Co-operation Council namely the World Customs Organization (WCO), report news agencies. This year’s theme of the day is ...

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