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India offers 10 billion investment - Modi and Hasina

India offers $10 billion investment and $5 billion loan to Bangladesh

India will invest up to $10 billion in Bangladeshi sectors including infrastructure and medicine and will provide $5 billion in loans, including $500 million...

President: India to partner in Bangladesh’s economic development

India is fully committed to be a partner in Bangladesh's economic development, president Pranab Mukherjee has said. During a meeting with Bangladesh prime minister Sheikh...

European fashion brands agree new deal in Bangladesh

European fashion brands who buy readymade garments from Bangladesh agreed on Tuesday to hand over responsibility for issues like worker safety to a new body called...

The before and after pictures that lay bare the myth of 10 stone-plus weight...

Seven years ago, Harriet Jenkins became Slimming World's Woman of the Year But just weeks after the competition ended, her weight started creeping...

SWIFT says bank hacks intensifying

SWIFT, the system banks use to send payment instructions worth trillions of dollars each day, was hacked at least three times over the summer...

How millions from the Bangladesh Bank heist disappeared

When the Federal Reserve Bank of New York cleared five transactions made by the Bangladesh Bank hackers, the money went in two directions. On...

Bangladesh Unions Say ‘Downgraded’ Garment Workers Miss Expected Pay Hike

Bangladesh's union leaders said on Tuesday (15) that some garment factories were assigning long-standing workers lower salary grades than they deserved to reduce the...

Bangladesh heist: US seeks accused Manila banker’s help

THE FBI is negotiating with a former branch manager of a Philippines bank for information relating to $81 million (£62.5 million) that she handled...

Dutch sweets giant probes ‘attack’ on Bangladesh factory workers

The Dutch sweets giant behind the Mentos and Alpenliebe brands has pledged to investigate after its workers in Bangladesh said they were attacked, just weeks after...

Bangladesh Garment Workers Stage Protests, Say Pay Hike Insufficient

Several thousand garment workers took to the streets in Bangladesh on Monday (14), rejecting a pay hike in the crucial export industry as insufficient,...