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Coronavirus: AIIB to launch $5bn crisis...

Coronavirus: AIIB to launch $5bn crisis...

World

Fri, Apr 3 2020

The facility is designed to offer dedicated financing for the next 18 months for qualifying

Coronavirus: PM Hasina to brief press...

Coronavirus: PM Hasina to brief press...

Coronavirus

Thu, Apr 2 2020

The prime minister had a meeting with the top brass of Bangladesh's financial sector on

Covid-19: Sanem proposes 2-yr recovery...

Covid-19: Sanem proposes 2-yr recovery...

Economy

Thu, Apr 2 2020

The recovery plan is aimed at taking the economy back to the December 2019 state

Exporters may seek another bailout

Exporters may seek another bailout

Economy

Wed, Apr 1 2020

Tk5,000cr stimulus barely enough to pay one month’s salaries of workers, employees in export-focused...

Local fashion industry fears Tk2,000cr...

Local fashion industry fears Tk2,000cr...

Economy

Wed, Apr 1 2020

Typically, 25% of the yearly turnover comes from the sale of Pohela Boishakh, but this year the occasion...

Coronavirus: $4.45bn apparel export...

Coronavirus: $4.45bn apparel export...

Economy

Wed, Apr 1 2020

According to the BGMEA, a total of 1,082 apparel makers have faced order cancellations of 932.63 million...

RMG sector to get loan on 2%...

RMG sector to get loan on 2%...

Economy

Wed, Apr 1 2020

'It isn’t a grant. The loan will have to be repaid within a certain period'

BUILD: Create Tk50,000cr fund

BUILD: Create Tk50,000cr fund

Economy

Tue, Mar 31 2020

This fund will extend loans with no interest with extended installment payment with a starting grace...

US crude dips below $20 as lockdowns...

US crude dips below $20 as lockdowns...

Economy

Mon, Mar 30 2020

Price of oil now so low that it is becoming unprofitable for many oil firms to remain active, analysts...

Coronavirus fallout: H&M suspends sourcing...

Coronavirus fallout: H&M suspends sourcing...

Economy

Sun, Mar 29 2020

Given the constantly changing situation and the uncertainty, the brand said they wanted to be clear and...

Increase tax on tobacco, says ATMA

Increase tax on tobacco, says ATMA

Economy

Sun, Mar 29 2020

The organization made the calls in its budget proposals for the upcoming 2020-2021 fiscal year

Coronavirus: ADB provides $300,000 to...

Coronavirus: ADB provides $300,000 to...

Economy

Sat, Mar 28 2020

The grant will support procurement of health safety materials

BGMEA: Factories making PPE, essentials...

BGMEA: Factories making PPE, essentials...

Economy

Fri, Mar 27 2020

'But, each factory has to ensure the maximum required safety measures to contain spreading of Covid-19...

BKMEA: Knitwear factories to be closed...

BKMEA: Knitwear factories to be closed...

Bangladesh

Fri, Mar 27 2020

BKMEA president also asks factory authorities to instruct workers to remain put during the holiday

Covid-19: BGMEA recommends closure of...

Covid-19: BGMEA recommends closure of...

Business

Thu, Mar 26 2020

The RMG sector employs more than four million people, mostly women

BCI favours 10% corporate tax for all...

BCI favours 10% corporate tax for all...

Economy

Wed, Mar 25 2020

The trade body also demanded for increasing the tax-free income limit to Tk3.5 lakh in the coming...

FAO: Panic buying, lockdowns may drive...

FAO: Panic buying, lockdowns may drive...

Economy

Sat, Mar 21 2020

Consumers across the world from Singapore to the United States have queued at super markets in recent...

Cushioning coronavirus impacts: CPD...

Cushioning coronavirus impacts: CPD...

Economy

Sat, Mar 21 2020

It also called for creating a fund for providing working capital, which would be given to targeted business...

ADB to support Bangladesh in stemming...

ADB to support Bangladesh in stemming...

Economy

Sat, Mar 21 2020

'The Bangladesh government has requested ADB to provide assistance to help tackle challenges of a...

Global buyers cancel work orders worth...

Global buyers cancel work orders worth...

Economy

Wed, Mar 18 2020

13 members of Bangladesh Knitwear Manufacturers and Exporters Association (BKMEA) have also work orders...

'Timely initiatives make IPDC leading...

'Timely initiatives make IPDC leading...

Banks

Wed, Mar 18 2020

Time-befitting initiatives and visionary targets helped IPDC Finance become a leading non-banking financial...