EBL and British Council signed agreement
Khorshed Anowar, Deputy Managing Director and Head of Retail and SME Banking of Eastern Bank Ltd (EBL), and Faye Nicholls, Head of Teaching Centre of British Council, signed an agreement in Dhaka recently. Under the deal, EBL cardholders to enjoy extraordinary benefits on British Council courses.
Sonali Life Insurance Company received South Asian Business Excellence Award 2021
The South Asian Business Excellence Award 2021 was held in Colombo, Sri Lanka recently. Mir Rashed Bin Aman, CEO of Sonali Life Insurance Company Limited, received the South Asian Business Excellence Award 2021 and Expert Management Award as the best CEO from Maithripala Sirisena, Former President of Sri Lanka.
ADN Telecom approves 10pc cash dividend
The 18th AGM of ADN Telecom Limited, one of the leading internet & telecommunications service providers in the country, was held on a digital platform on Tuesday. Company Secretary Mohammad Monir Hossain, FCS conducted the meeting chaired by Asif Mahmood, Chairman of ADN Telecom. During the meeting, the financial performance of the company in the last financial year and other pre-determined agendas were discussed in detail. In addition, with the consent of the shareholders, 10 per cent cash dividend declared by the company authorities was approved.
Local and Global Stock Indices *
|Index Name||Close Value||Value Change||Percentage Change|
|↓ 106.77||↓ 0.30 %|
|FTSE100||$ 7,218.64||↓ 12.80||↓ 0.18 %|
|Nikkei 225||$ 28,433.78||↓ 1.14||↓ 0.00 %|
World Commodities *
|Commodity||Close Value||Value Change||Percentage Change|
|Crude Oil (WTI)||$ 69.84||↓ 0.89||↓ 1.26 %|
|Crude Oil (Brent)||$ 72.87||↓ 0.83||↓ 1.13 %|
|Gold Spot||$ 1,770.11||↓ 0.74||↓ 0.04 %|
Major Currencies Exchange Rates Movement in Last Seven Days *
|USD 1||BDT 85.8000|
|GBP 1||BDT 113.4362|
|EUR 1||BDT 96.8339|
*CURRENCIES AND COMMODITIES ARE TAKEN FROM BLOOMBERG.<