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CPD sees fracture in overall macroeconomic...

CPD sees fracture in overall macroeconomic...

Economy

Sun, Jun 3 2018

The think-tank stated that the country’s economy has experienced decent growth over the years,...

Bangladesh per capita income to surpass...

Bangladesh per capita income to surpass...

Economy

Fri, Jun 1 2018

In order to overtake its larger neighbour, Bangladesh will have to hold the GNI and GDP lead it has maintained...

Finance minister: ICT sector will get...

Finance minister: ICT sector will get...

Economy

Tue, May 22 2018

In a meeting between the finance minister and BASIS Executive Council members, the BASIS delegation assured...

Study: Bangladesh needs to focus on...

Study: Bangladesh needs to focus on...

Business

Wed, May 16 2018

According to a study by the Bangladesh Foreign Trade Institute (BFTI), the country needs to

What to expect from the government's...

What to expect from the government's...

Economy

Sun, May 6 2018

The pension plan will be applicable to only those who will be employed after implementation, not the...

Muhith: Next national budget will be...

Muhith: Next national budget will be...

Economy

Tue, May 1 2018

'In the next budget, the government will give priority to education, health, sanitation, power, and the...

Increased foreign credits in private...

Increased foreign credits in private...

Economy

Thu, Apr 26 2018

According to BIBM, private commercial borrowing from foreign sources has risen by 24% since 2013.

World Bank: Bangladeshis abroad remit...

World Bank: Bangladeshis abroad remit...

Economy

Mon, Apr 23 2018

In 2017, remittances were 5.4% of the GDP of Bangladesh

IMF: Bangladesh’s economic growth is...

IMF: Bangladesh’s economic growth is...

Economy

Sat, Apr 21 2018

Earlier this week, World Bank said that the estimated economic growth of Bangladesh for 2018 is 6.5%,...

249,000 workers go abroad, Bangladesh...

249,000 workers go abroad, Bangladesh...

Economy

Fri, Apr 20 2018

The government has already set up many training centres in different districts along with launching other...

Low income employment replacing jobless...

Low income employment replacing jobless...

Economy

Tue, Apr 17 2018

'The employment generated in the last two fiscal years was in the informal sector, where workplace status...

NBR observes 'Halkhata' to encourage...

NBR observes 'Halkhata' to encourage...

Economy

Sun, Apr 15 2018

The NBR chairman said 'Halkhata' has built a bridge between the NBR and taxpayers

PM Hasina welcomes more South Korean...

PM Hasina welcomes more South Korean...

Economy

Thu, Apr 12 2018

South Korean Ambassador to Bangladesh Ahn Seong-doo has paid a farewell call on her at Ganabhaban

ADB projects 7pc GDP growth in current...

ADB projects 7pc GDP growth in current...

Economy

Wed, Apr 11 2018

With continued strong consumption and public investment, the country's economy looks very strong and...

Ecnec okays Tk10,982cr project for power...

Ecnec okays Tk10,982cr project for power...

Economy

Tue, Apr 10 2018

Power Grid Company of Bangladesh Limited (PGCB) under the Power Division will implement the project by...

Muhith: Capital market to be in good...

Muhith: Capital market to be in good...

Economy

Tue, Apr 10 2018

Finance MInister AMA Muhith said the government had taken several initiatives to stabilize the capital...

Muhith brings up VAT on private unis...

Muhith brings up VAT on private unis...

Economy

Tue, Apr 10 2018

Several issues were discussed at the meeting, including taxes for social media and Indian TV...

MCCI: Cut maximum individual tax rate...

MCCI: Cut maximum individual tax rate...

Economy

Sun, Apr 8 2018

The MCCI placed a number of proposals regarding the 2018-19 budget during a meeting with the NBR on Sunday....

Industries helping to achieve record...

Industries helping to achieve record...

Economy

Thu, Apr 5 2018

According to Bangladesh Bureau of Statistics (BBS) data, Bangladesh will achieve a GDP growth of 7.65%...

Minister: GDP to hit 7.65% this fiscal...

Minister: GDP to hit 7.65% this fiscal...

Economy

Tue, Apr 3 2018

The minister also informed the Ecnec meeting that Bangladesh's per capita income increased to $1,752...

Experts: Green investment will ensure...

Experts: Green investment will ensure...

Economy

Thu, Mar 29 2018

'A scale-up of green investment will not only mitigate the impact of climate change, but will also foster...