Obama signs $1.1 trillion government spending bill

January 18, 2014 11:05 am
Obama signs $1.1 trillion government spending bill

TAM,Online Desk: President Barack Obama on Friday signed a $1.1 trillion spending bill that funds the federal government through the end of September.   Obama put his signature on the 1,582-page measure the day before federal funding was set to run out. The measure calls for less spending than Obama […]

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IBBL’s Annual Business Development Conference begins

January 16, 2014 8:17 pm
IBBL’s Annual Business Development Conference begins

The Asian mail,Dhaka: The Annual Business Development Conference of Islami Bank Bangladesh Limited was inaugurated on Thursday.   Eng. Mustafa Anwar, Acting Chairman of the Bank, was present in the inaugural function of the two-day conference as chief guest while Engr. Md. Eskandar Ali Khan and Professor NRM Borhan Uddin, […]

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Most Asian stocks track US higher, Japan slips

3:19 pm
Most Asian stocks track US higher, Japan slips

AP/TAM: Asian stock markets advanced Thursday but could not hold gains propelled by a key U.S. benchmark climbing to a high on strong earnings and economic data.   Regional investors were initially reassured after the S&P 500 closed at its highest level yet, squeaking past its previous record set less than […]

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Stocks positive at opening

January 15, 2014 11:52 am
Stocks positive at opening

TAM, Desk: Share price index at the country’s both bourses –Dhaka Stock Exchange (DSE) and Chittagong Stock Exchange (CSE) –witnessed positive trend in early hours of trading on Wednesday.   The DSE benchmark index, DSEX gained 27.75 points or 0.62 percent to reach 4482.58 at 11:10 am. Of the issues […]

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2 ‘muggers’ killed in Ctg ‘shootout’

11:26 am
2 ‘muggers’ killed in Ctg ‘shootout’

The Asian Mail, Dhaka: Two suspected muggers were killed in a ‘shootout’ with police on the Toll Road in the city’s Halishahar area early Wednesday.  The deceased were identified as Nasir,27, and Rajib,28.   Officer-in-charge of Halishahar Police Station Shahjahan Kabir said a joint team of Halishahar and Double Mooring […]

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