The Daily Star (Bangladesh)
KATOWICE, Poland (The Daily Star/ANN) - While countries continue to heavily invest in fossil-based power plants, an upward trend is evident in the share of modern renewables in the total global energy supply owing to policy support and advances in technology.
DHAKA (The Daily Star/ANN) - Agora, the first retail chain in Bangladesh, is going to invest $10 million in the next two years to double the number of its outlets to cater to the growing demand of city dwellers, said its top executive.
DHAKA (The Daily Star/ANN) - Production in as many as 50 garment units remained suspended in the last three days in fear of unrest as the workers were demonstrating for the implementation of the new wage, factory owners said yesterday.
DHAKA (The Daily Star/ANN) - Top bankers yesterday claimed that the anomalies that surfaced in the banking sector were nothing big and serious in comparison to the industry's loan volume of more than Tk 8 lakh crore and healthy economic growth.
DHAKA (The Daily Star/ANN) - The ruling Awami League is expected to return to power with majority of parliamentary seats in the upcoming election partly owing to its well-entrenched system of patronage at local level and also because it has overseen a period of solid economic growth, according to London-based Economic Intelligence Unit (EIU).