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Exports decline by 17% in FY20

Exports decline by 17% in FY20

Economy

Sun, Jul 5 2020

The exports earning saw the fall after 18 years since the fiscal year 2001-2002

Business community for developing demand...

Business community for developing demand...

Economy

Sat, Jul 4 2020

They also emphasized the use of information technology (IT) to make the workforce skilled and prepare...

South Korea to provide $50m to Bangladesh...

South Korea to provide $50m to Bangladesh...

Economy

Sat, Jul 4 2020

A highly credible source at the Economic Relations Division (ERD) confirmed this to Dhaka Tribune

Remittances decline by 1.42% in the...

Remittances decline by 1.42% in the...

Economy

Fri, Jul 3 2020

Bangladesh received $8.92 billion between January to June last year

ULAB survey: Identifying crucial sectors...

Study: Identifying crucial sectors essential...

Economy

Thu, Jul 2 2020

The survey stated that after Bangladesh lifted the countrywide shutdown, the number of daily new infections...

Apparel exports fall by over 18% in...

Apparel exports fall by over 18% in...

Economy

Thu, Jul 2 2020

The contraction is the highest in the history of Bangladesh’s apparel export

EU fund for retrenched workers caught...

EU fund for retrenched workers caught...

Economy

Wed, Jul 1 2020

The EU pledged a €113 million grant for as high as one million retrenched workers, to be paid at...

Trade ties with China to enter new stage,...

Trade ties with China to enter new stage,...

Economy

Tue, Jun 30 2020

Bangladesh can benefit hugely from the vast Chinese market as China's imports will exceed US$30 trillion...

Covid-19:  Majority SMEs fear not getting...

Covid-19: Majority SMEs fear not getting...

Economy

Tue, Jun 30 2020

In such a situation, small-scale entrepreneurs with no links with the banks but hit hard by the pandemic...

ADB to provide $42m for improving multimodal...

ADB to provide $42m for improving multimodal...

Economy

Tue, Jun 30 2020

Given the impact of Covid-19, improving transport connectivity is critical for ensuring a robust local...

UK envoy: Though badly affected, fundamentals...

UK envoy: Though badly affected, fundamentals...

Economy

Tue, Jun 30 2020

FDI important for helping Bangladesh recover from Covid-19, says Chatterton

Parliament passes Tk568,000 crore budget...

Parliament passes budget for...

Parliament

Tue, Jun 30 2020

On Monday, parliament had passed the Finance Bill 2020 with some changes

One year lock-in period for stocks,...

Rules eased for investing ‘black money’...

Stock Market

Mon, Jun 29 2020

Finance minister expresses high optimism over budget implementation

'Fresh tax structure for telecom sector...

'Fresh tax structure for telecom sector...

Economy

Mon, Jun 29 2020

'To include everyone in the country under digital connectivity, we need to ensure affordable smartphones...

Trade deficit widens 7.28% in...

Trade deficit widens 7.28% in...

Economy

Sun, Jun 28 2020

The widening deficit also indicated a sluggish trend in the economy owing to the global coronavirus...

Next fiscal's export: EPB estimates...

Next fiscal's export: EPB estimates...

Economy

Sun, Jun 28 2020

Against the target for FY20, in 11 months (July-May) Bangladesh earned $30.96 billion, down by 18% from...

Govt likely to scrap plans to hike duty...

Plans to hike duty on telecom services...

Economy

Sun, Jun 28 2020

In the proposed budget for FY21, Finance Minister Finance Minister AHM Mustafa Kamal proposed increasing...

'Proposed budget not realistic, internal...

'Proposed budget not realistic, internal...

Economy

Sun, Jun 28 2020

'The proposed budget for fiscal year 2020-21 is not a realistic budget,' said Ghulam Rahman,...

'Allocate up to 5% of GDP for health...

'Allocate up to 5% of GDP for health...

Economy

Sat, Jun 27 2020

Instead of a traditional allocation for the health sector, the government should give clear directions...

Covid-19: SME Foundation seeks soft...

Covid-19: SME Foundation seeks soft...

Economy

Sat, Jun 27 2020

In fiscal year 2018-19, about 10,498 entrepreneurs benefited from the various activities of SME Foundation...

BIDS: 13% lost jobs due to Covid-19...

BIDS: 13% lost jobs due to Covid-19...

Economy

Thu, Jun 25 2020

MSMEs have lost Tk92000cr during lockdown period