Bangladesh finance

Elevate announces new financing facility for the Today card

FORT WORTH, Texas, October 13, 2021– (COMMERCIAL THREAD) – Elevate Credit, Inc. (NYSE: ELVT) (“Elevate”), a leading technology provider of innovative and responsible online lending solutions for unprivileged consumers, today announced a financing facility $ 50 million, with the ability to expand the facility up to $ 100 million, to fund the continued growth of […]

Bangladesh finance

Sun Country Airlines Holdings (SNCY) announced the launch of a secondary public offering of ordinary shares of 8 million shares

10,000 John Deere employees are on strike A tentative agreement between the company and their union, United Auto Workforce, was rejected by the workers. At midnight Wednesday evening, more than 10,000 workers at John Deere farm equipment company went on strike, triggering one of the largest work stoppages in recent years in the United States. […]

Bangladesh food

Green farming brings rural Bangladesh to life

Today, 28-year-old Nasreen is a successful businesswoman. From her home in the Bangladesh countryside, she runs a thriving ecological farm, which supports the local ecosystem and does not use chemical fertilizers or pesticides. Its chemical-free vegetables reach customers in urban areas, thanks to the electronic platforms on which it is active. And as a participant […]

Bangladesh business

US-Bangladesh Business Council welcomes PM Hasina on the sidelines of the UNGA

US support to improve Bangladesh’s global competitiveness and expand its export base will be appreciated, Prime Minister said The United States-Bangladesh Business Council of the United States Chamber of Commerce hosted a virtual business roundtable with Prime Minister of Bangladesh Sheikh Hasina and more than 30 senior executives from the business community in the United […]

Bangladesh business

BGMEA President calls on AAFA to promote Bangladesh business interests in US market

BGMEA President Faruque Hassan and Vice President Miran Ali met with Stephen Lamar, President and CEO of the American Apparel & Footwear Association (AAFA) in Washington on September 9. They had discussions on various issues including how to improve cooperation between BGMEA and AAFA in order to deepen mutual business engagement and explore areas of […]

Bangladesh business

BGMEA urges AAFA to promote Bangladesh business interests in US market

Bangladesh Garment Manufacturers and Exporters Association (BGMEA) Faruque Hassan urged the American Apparel and Footwear Association (AAFA) to promote Bangladesh as a safe and sustainable clothing sourcing destination among its members. He also encouraged them to source more clothing, including items other than cotton, from Bangladesh. Read:BGMEA and USGBC keen to promote green growth in […]

Bangladesh business

New development bank admits United Arab Emirates, Uruguay and Bangladesh – Business & Economy

SHANGHAI, September 2. / TASS /. The new development bank (NDB) – established by the BRICS (Brazil, Russia, India, China and South Africa) in 2015 – admitted the United Arab Emirates, Uruguay and Bangladesh as new members, the organization on its website. “The NDB Board of Governors authorized the Bank to conduct formal negotiations with […]

Bangladesh business

US-Bangladesh Business Council donates medical equipment to fight Covid

The US-Bangladesh Business Council, in partnership with Project CURE, an American NGO, donated emergency medical equipment, including 60 oxygen concentrators, to strengthen Bangladesh’s response to Covid-19. Other supplies include variable positive air pressure units, other oxygen supplies and device accessories, as well as 45,000 pieces of PPE, including KN95 and N95 masks. For all the […]