• Thursday, Oct 22, 2020
  • Last Update : 05:53 pm
Meeting suggests measures to accelerate...

Ideas for speeding ADB-assisted...

Economy

Wed, Oct 21 2020

As the economy shows early signs of recovery, concerted efforts, and special measures by line ministries...

Survey: 75% MSMEs seek subsidized loans...

75% MSMEs seek subsidized loans

Economy

Tue, Oct 20 2020

On the other hand, 11% firms did not require any support

Covid-19 impact: Micro, small, medium...

MSMEs in dire straits

Economy

Tue, Oct 20 2020

On the other hand, 83% of firms have reported losses during the last 30 days of the period of the...

Analysts attribute manufacturing, service...

Manufacturing, services behind GDP...

Economy

Tue, Oct 20 2020

Time-fitting steps on the part of the government in negating saved largely the economy from the pandemic...

Bangladesh, Bhutan likely to sign PTA...

Bangladesh, Bhutan to ink PTA soon

Economy

Mon, Oct 19 2020

State minister for foreign affairs and new Bhutanese envoy place emphasis on increasing trade between...

IMF: Bangladesh to overtake India in...

BD to overtake India in per capita...

Economy

Tue, Oct 13 2020

For 2021, the IMF forecast a 4.4% GDP growth for Bangladesh

Tariffs after LDC graduation to cause...

Tariffs after LDC graduation to cause...

Economy

Sun, Oct 11 2020

According to a study of the Bangladesh Enterprise Institute (BEI), Bangladesh has to pay a 9.5% tariff...

Experts: Robust venture capital ecosystem...

Robust venture capital can create...

Economy

Sun, Oct 11 2020

To achieve this, policy support is essential, and subsequent turnaround of the country's startups...

LDC graduation: Strong strategy a must...

Post-LDC graduation strategy...

Economy

Sat, Oct 10 2020

It is likely that Bangladesh will get a green signal at the CPD's next triennial review to graduate...

'LDC graduation an opportunity for...

'LDC graduation an opportunity for...

Economy

Sat, Oct 10 2020

However, the business people and economists, who participated in the webinar, called for signing FTA...

Investment climate: Experts for removing...

Investment climate: Experts for removing...

Stock Market

Thu, Oct 8 2020

Most of the major indicators in Bangladesh offered cause for optimism over the country's economic...

World Bank: Informal workers hit hardest...

Informal workers hit hardest in BD

Economy

Thu, Oct 8 2020

Three-quarters of all workers in South Asia depend on informal employment, especially in hospitality,...

Forex reserves hit $40bn

Forex reserves hit $40bn

Banks

Thu, Oct 8 2020

It is possible to meet the import payment of ten months with the current foreign currency reserve

'Domestic, cross-border tourism key...

'Domestic, cross-border tourism key...

Economy

Wed, Oct 7 2020

Domestic and cross-border tourism can now salvage the industry from the economic fallout of Covid-19....

BASIS for 5% cash incentive on digital...

BASIS for 5% cash incentive on digital...

Economy

Mon, Oct 5 2020

The BASIS president said the central bank governor expressed optimism regarding implementation of the...

Exports up 3.53% in September

Exports up 3.53% in September

Economy

Sun, Oct 4 2020

Export earnings in September posted a 3.53% growth to $3.01 billion against $2.91 billion in the same...

‘Exports, remittance, agriculture lead...

Exports, remittance key to economic...

Economy

Sun, Oct 4 2020

For the restoration of poor people's livelihoods lost by the Covid-19 pandemic, the revival of non-farm...

Is US investment the catalyst we were...

US investment missing catalyst?

Economy

Sat, Oct 3 2020

The question that arises is how Bangladesh can take advantage of conditions and what the opportunities...

'Plug loopholes to tackle illicit trade...

'Plug loopholes to tackle illicit...

Economy

Sat, Oct 3 2020

Global crime syndicates, according to the economists, are taking advantage of ineffective regulatory...

RMG export amid Covid-19: ‘Partnership,...

RMG export: ‘Partnership, resilience...

Economy

Thu, Oct 1 2020

The turnaround by global brands of apparel goods has ushered in hope among local apparel...

FBCCI to aid CII in developing synergies...

FBCCI to aid CII in developing...

Economy

Thu, Oct 1 2020

Bangladesh and India each have developed core competencies that can be channeled towards joint synergies...