Briefing 2023-01-25

Wednesday, 25 January 2023

Marico posts 13.1pc proft growth
Marico Bangladesh reported a 13.1 per cent profit growth year-on-year to Tk 861.51 million in Oct-Dec last year. As a result, the earnings per share rose to Tk 30.93 for the third quarter of the FY23, which will end in March this year for the Indian multinational company, from Tk 27.35 for the same period of the previous year. Page 9
9 killed in 3 more US shootings
Seven people were killed in two related shootings Monday at a mushroom farm and a trucking firm in a coastal community south of San Francisco, and a suspect was in custody, officials said. San Mateo County Board of Supervisors President Dave Pine says four people were killed at the farm and three at the trucking business on the outskirts of Half Moon Bay, a city about 30 miles (48 kilometers) south of San Francisco. Page 18