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Director : John Wells Movie release : 2010 Starring : Ben Affleck, Tommy Lee Jones, Chris Cooper, Maria Bello, Craig T Nelson, Rosemarie DeWitt IMDB Rating : 6.8 Rotten Tomatoes rating : 67% Metacritic : 69% If you think unemployment or to be precise-a sudden joblessnessis bad, you haven’t seen The Company Men yet. Director John

Single digit lending rate squeezes the scope of mobilizing funds

Implementing single digit interest rate is turning out to be a double edged sword as it is discouraging people from saving, creating temporary deposit crisis in banks and squeezing lending, said the experts concerned with the banking sector. Bangladesh Bank—the regulator of the banks of the country—too said in an analysis

Rupali Bank disburses interest-free agri credit

Rupali Bank Limited has been disbursing interest-free credit among the poor farmers marking the birth centenary of Father of the Nation Bangabandhu Sheikh Mujibur Rahman. The state-owned commercial bank has started disbursing agricultural credit among the marginal tomato farmers from January 1 this year under the ‘Zero Coupon Lending Programme’. The Bank

Coronavirus outbreak impacts business in Bangladesh

The economy of Bangladesh is likely to experience a shock in the coming days as its biggest trading partner China suffers from a deadly coronavirus outbreak. The disease, which has spread to 27 countries, has killed more than 300 people so far. Experts said if the situation lingers any longer, it

Mixed bag for financial sector in 2019

Robust economic reforms, remittances received from expats, boost in exports, and the vision of the leadership are major factors behind the turnaround of Bangladesh's economy in the last one year. Even in the face of a global recession, the country has recorded an estimated 8.1 per cent GDP growth in 2019. Bangladesh

IT outsourcing touches billion dollar mark for the first time

The earning from outsourcing Information Technology enabled services (ITES) jobs has touched the $1 billion mark in the last 12 months for the first time in the country’s history, sources in the Bangladesh Association for Software and Information Services (BASIS) said. In last year, the earning was 800 million US dollar