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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...

Coronavirus weighs heavily on eatery...

Coronavirus weighs heavily on eatery...

Economy

Mon, Mar 16 2020

Customer turnout declines by 30%, workers afraid of losing jobs

Draft automobile policy finalized

Draft automobile policy finalized

Economy

Sun, Mar 15 2020

One of the major aims of the government was to produce world-class cars at a low cost so that the country’s...

ADB provides $400m to upgrade Dhaka-Northwest...

ADB provides $400m to upgrade Dhaka-Northwest...

Economy

Sun, Mar 15 2020

The project will contribute to achieving Bangladesh’s goal of an efficient and modern transport...

Corona Impact: Local businesses lose...

Corona Impact: Local businesses lose...

Economy

Sun, Mar 15 2020

This shrinking consumer spending has raised macroeconomic concerns such as fall in production of consumer...

How coronavirus is harming economics...

How coronavirus is harming economics...

World

Thu, Mar 12 2020

About 4,500 people have died so far worldwide

Which are the most innovative economies...

Which are the most innovative economies...

Economy

Wed, Mar 11 2020

An economy’s response to megatrends can dictate its long-term success

Export earnings fall 1.8% in...

Export earnings fall 1.8% in...

Economy

Sat, Mar 7 2020

Export earnings fell from $3.38 billion to $3.32