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‘If elected, I can assure you we’ll...

‘If elected, I can assure you we’ll...

Economy

Thu, Dec 6 2018

In an exclusive interview with Nikkei Asian Review, Prime Minister Sheikh Hasina said Bangladesh's...

PM Hasina: Cooperatives can help end...

PM: Cooperatives can help end...

Economy

Sun, Nov 25 2018

'In the cooperative-based development process, discrimination decreases because it ensures balanced...

Experts: Improve infrastructure, ease...

Reaping the benefits of a US-China trade...

Business

Sun, Nov 18 2018

In tapping the opportunity, the country has to be prepared with infrastructure facilities

MCCI: Political stability prerequisite...

MCCI: Political stability prerequisite...

Business

Thu, Nov 15 2018

Amid growth in export earnings, the country's trade deficit increased by 19.31% to US$2.107 billion...

PM tells business community: Diversify...

PM: Diversify products for export

Business

Sun, Oct 28 2018

The prime minister was honoured with the Visionary Leadership Award for her contributions to developing...

Two-thirds commercial banks yet to bring...

Two-thirds commercial banks yet to bring...

Business

Sun, Oct 21 2018

According to the latest BB data based on August, Islami Bank, Pubali Bank, Prime Bank, Southeast Bank,...

‘Economic activity must be...

‘Economic activity must be...

Economy

Thu, Oct 18 2018

The paper further said that monthly wages, on average in other districts, were about 30% lower than...

HSBC report: Bangladesh to be the 26th...

HSBC report: Bangladesh to be the 26th...

Economy

Thu, Oct 4 2018

It says Bangladesh will be followed by Philippines, Pakistan, Vietnam and Malaysia

WB for action plan to fix ailing banking...

WB for action plan to fix ailing banking...

Business

Tue, Oct 2 2018

For the first time since FY2011, Bangladesh faces a deficit in the overall balance of payments, putting...

FY19: World Bank projects 7% growth...

FY19: World Bank projects 7% growth...

Economy

Tue, Oct 2 2018

The projection comes from the World Bank’s, ‘Bangladesh Development Update: Powering the...

ADB: Bangladesh posts highest GDP growth...

ADB: Bangladesh posts highest GDP growth...

Economy

Wed, Sep 26 2018

Inflation increased to 5.8% from 5.4%

Per capita income increases by 149%...

Per capita income increases by 149%...

Economy

Tue, Sep 25 2018

The most significant achievement is, the economic growth accelerated to 7.86 percent in FY18 from 5.05...

Finance minister: Daily mobile banking...

Daily mobile banking transactions near...

Business

Thu, Sep 13 2018

The finance minister added that there were 64 million people with mobile banking accounts in...

Export earnings fall almost 12% in...

Export earnings fall almost 12% in...

Economy

Tue, Sep 11 2018

In the July-August period, EPB data showed apparel exports fetched $5.73bn, up by 3.82% from the sum...

Govt reduces tax at source on exports...

Govt reduces tax at source on exports...

Business

Mon, Sep 10 2018

In the budget for FY19, the government had set the corporate tax at 15% for readymade garment (RMG) manufacturers...

Seasonal rawhide collectors suffer due...

Seasonal rawhide collectors suffer due...

Economy

Fri, Aug 24 2018

They claimed the bulk collectors were offering them less than 40% of collection price, blaming the shortage...

China prints money for Bangladesh

China prints money for Bangladesh

D2

Wed, Aug 22 2018

Bangladesh is among many countries that China prints money for

‘Build halal industry to boost the...

‘Build halal industry to boost the...

Commerce

Thu, Aug 9 2018

Bangladesh should set up a halal test institute like BSTI, speakers say

Inflation slightly declines to 5.51%...

Inflation slightly declines to 5.51%...

Economy

Wed, Aug 8 2018

'The general point-to-point inflation rate slightly came down at 5.51% in July and it was 5.54%in...

‘Diversification can make a difference...

‘Diversification can make a difference...

Economy

Mon, Jul 30 2018

Prokritee is manufacturing handmade products from various sources such as jute. These products are exported...

NBR set to collect secondary data to...

NBR set to collect secondary data to...

Economy

Sun, Jul 22 2018

Only 3.5 million hold e-TIN in a country with a population of 160 million