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WB calls for taking steps to expedite...

WB calls for taking steps to expedite...

Business

Wed, Jun 3 2020

The World Bank Group will be deploying up to $160 billion in financial support over 15 months to help...

Inflation declines 5.35% in May

Inflation declines 5.35% in May

Economy

Tue, Jun 2 2020

Data showed that food inflation declined to 5.09 percentage point in May down from 5.91 percentage point...

'Covid-19 brought unprecedented disaster...

Exclusive DT interview with Rubana...

Economy

Tue, Jun 2 2020

As fashion lovers and consumers' taste changes fast, product diversification and technology upgradation...

Trade deficit drops slightly in...

Trade deficit drops slightly in...

Economy

Tue, Jun 2 2020

Declining export, import performance key reasons

EU to provide €113m as wages for 1m...

EU to provide €113m as wages for 1m...

Business

Tue, Jun 2 2020

Workers who have lost their jobs due to the Covid-19 pandemic are eligible for the case support

ADB expands trade finance program to...

ADB expands trade finance program to...

Economy

Tue, Jun 2 2020

The TFP will work with 12 partner banks in Bangladesh to mobilize private sector capital and fill market...

'Budget should help increase consumers'...

'Budget should help increase consumers'...

Economy

Mon, Jun 1 2020

“The upcoming budget for fiscal year 2020-21 should help consumers increase their purchasing capacity,”...

Remittance declines 14% in May, up 38%...

Remittance drops 14% in May, up by 38%...

Economy

Mon, Jun 1 2020

The inflow of remittance in May rose by 38.34% from the previous month, as expatriate Bangladeshis sent...

Economists: Upcoming budget should ensure...

Economists: Upcoming budget should ensure...

Economy

Mon, Jun 1 2020

'The next budget should be a health-focused budget'

Bangladesh bags $791.3m from jute export...

Bangladesh bags $791.3m from jute export...

Economy

Sun, May 31 2020

The export earnings from jute and jute goods is also 17% higher than the target set by the government...

BARVIDA seeks Tk500cr bailout...

BARVIDA seeks Tk500cr bailout...

Economy

Sun, May 31 2020

Covid-19 has hit the sector badly as the traders incurred losses of Tk300 crore so far

'Entrepreneurs receiving negligible...

'Entrepreneurs receiving negligible...

Economy

Thu, May 28 2020

President of the Federation of Bangladesh Chambers of Commerce and Industry (FBCCI) Sheikh Fazle Fahim,...

India's 1st-quarter GDP growth likely...

India's 1st-quarter GDP growth likely...

Economy

Tue, May 26 2020

Policymakers have stepped up fiscal and monetary stimulus in response, but several economists said these...

PM: Economic activities have to be resumed...

PM: Economic activities have to be resumed...

Bangladesh

Sun, May 24 2020

The government has already announced a Tk101,117 crore stimulus package, which is 3.6% of the GDP

‘Resurgent Bangladesh’ launched for...

‘Resurgent Bangladesh’ launched for...

Economy

Tue, May 19 2020

The initiative seeks to help the overall economic recovery in Bangladesh by systematic assessment, the...

NEC approves Tk205,145cr ADP for new...

NEC approves Tk205,145cr ADP for new...

Economy

Tue, May 19 2020

Of the Tk205,145 crore, an amount of Tk134,643 crore will come from internal sources while Tk70,502 from...

Bangladeshi freelancers, outsourcing...

Bangladeshi freelancers, outsourcing...

Bangladesh

Tue, May 19 2020

Stakeholders said the government should give financial aid to workers who lost their jobs

FBCCI urges banks to quickly execute...

FBCCI urges banks to quickly execute...

Economy

Mon, May 18 2020

The trade apex body president made the call during a virtual meeting with light engineering sector business...

ADP for new fiscal year likely to be...

ADP for new fiscal year likely to be...

Economy

Mon, May 18 2020

The Planning Commission has prepared a draft ADP of Tk205,145 crore for the new fiscal

'Budget for FY21 should focus on health,...

'Budget should focus on health, social...

Economy

Sun, May 17 2020

The budget for the fiscal year 2021 should focus on health sector and social safety to fight the economic...

Economists: Labour market, poverty major...

Economists: Labour market, poverty major...

Economy

Sat, May 16 2020

This panel discussion discussed the prospects and challenges for Bangladesh and Sri Lanka in light of...