• Wednesday, Jan 27, 2021
  • Last Update : 01:17 am
Mastercard unveils cross-border remittance...

Mastercard unveils cross-border remittance...

Business

Tue, Jan 26 2021

Remitters from 136 countries will now be able to transfer remittances directly to account holders of...

Private sector credit growth still...

Private sector credit growth still...

Business

Mon, Jan 25 2021

It is still 6.4 percentage points off the central bank's target for fiscal 2020-21

Extreme poverty trebled in 2020

Extreme poverty trebled in 2020

Economy

Sun, Jan 24 2021

Finds a SANEM study

Actual garment layoffs much higher than...

Actual garment layoffs much higher than...

Economy

Sun, Jan 24 2021

'Most of the apparel factories did not follow the layoff rules amid the pandemic'

Another sign of too much liquidity in...

Another sign of too much liquidity in...

Business

Fri, Jan 22 2021

The call money rate has been on the slide since July

Economy rebounding from pandemic...

Economy rebounding from pandemic...

Economy

Wed, Jan 20 2021

The annual average inflation rate reached 5.69% in September 2020, the finance minister said

Pandemic makes MFS the go-to mode for...

Pandemic makes MFS the go-to mode for...

Economy

Tue, Jan 19 2021

The need to avoid close social gatherings has compelled people to pay their utility bills from their...

OP-ED: Pandemic may kickstart process...

OP-ED: Pandemic may kickstart process...

Business

Tue, Jan 19 2021

All industries may have to be restructured, including the venerable garment industry

Budget 2021-22: Finance Ministry's coordination...

Budget 2021-22: Council meets to set...

Economy

Mon, Jan 18 2021

In the meeting, the GDP rate was preliminarily estimated at 7.7% and inflation rate estimated 5.3%

BB forms Tk 1,000cr fund for industries’...

BB forms Tk 1,000cr fund for industries’...

Business

Sun, Jan 17 2021

A total of 32 industries including garment factories making high-value additions in production, pharmaceuticals,...

Govt approves 2 more stimulus packages...

Govt approves 2 more stimulus packages...

Business

Sun, Jan 17 2021

Total number of stimulus packages now stands at 23 with an overall outlay of Tk 124,053 crore

Banks have a tantalising amount of liquidity....

Banks have a tantalising amount of liquidity....

Economy

Sun, Jan 17 2021

Government's bank borrowing in the first half of fiscal 2020-21 amounted to just 2.59% of full-year...

Nagad, bkash to deliver social safety...

Nagad, bkash to deliver social safety...

Business

Thu, Jan 14 2021

The mode has been chosen to ensure the beneficiaries get the money without the need of any

What is the progress on stimulus package...

What is the progress on stimulus package...

Business

Thu, Jan 14 2021

The CMSME and agriculture sectors saw their rescue funds arrive at an unhurried pace, while funds to...

Banks told not to charge more than 4.5%...

Banks told not to charge more than 4.5%...

Business

Wed, Jan 13 2021

The central bank has noticed that some banks are charging borrowers the full 9 per cent interest for...

OP-ED: The best way to solve the hunger...

OP-ED: The best way to solve the hunger...

Business

Sat, Jan 9 2021

The longer-term solutions are being dealt with, are happening. What remains is the hunger happening right...

BB brings some relief for beleaguered...

BB brings some relief for beleaguered...

Business

Thu, Jan 7 2021

The disruption in instalment payments has, in turn, hampered the usual credit flow to the sector, which...

Relief as inflation edges down in...

Relief as inflation edges down in...

Economy

Tue, Jan 5 2021

Stands at 5.29 per cent, down by 23 basis points from November

Exports shrink to a five-year low in...

Exports shrink to a five-year low in...

Business

Tue, Jan 5 2021

Exports contracted 14.6% year-on-year to $33.6 billion in 2020

Remittance hits a record in 2020

Remittance hits a record in 2020

Business

Mon, Jan 4 2021

The inflows smashed all projections

Banks get three more months to deliver...

Banks get three more months to deliver...

Business

Mon, Jan 4 2021

Their failure to get the funds to the CMSME sector is delaying the economic recovery from the pandemic-induced...