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Delivery services: An industry booming...

Delivery services booming mid...

Business

Tue, May 11 2021

To cater to this demand for home deliveries, at least 30 product delivery companies have propped up across...

Bangladesh receives $684.41 million...

Bangladesh receives $684.41m remittance...

Banks

Tue, May 11 2021

Expatriate Bangladeshis sent $2.06 billion in remittance last month

Economists urge government to present...

Economists urge government to present...

Economy

Mon, May 10 2021

The majority of the new poor are to be found in the urban areas, says a study

Strategic priorities, Covid-19 stimulus...

More stimulus for FY22 budget

Economy

Sun, May 9 2021

Specific policies are needed for these vulnerable groups and the right direction to implement them

Govt upgrading ADP implementation capacity...

Govt upgrading ADP implementation...

Business

Sat, May 8 2021

Allocations for ADP in the budget have been increasing steadily over the years but challenges remain...

Ceramic manufacturers seek stimulus...

Ceramic manufacturers seek stimulus...

Economy

Wed, May 5 2021

Ceramic companies export goods worth Tk400 crore annually

CPD survey: 61% lost their jobs this...

CPD survey: 61% lost their jobs this...

Economy

Wed, May 5 2021

Average loans of the households doubled in the last year; 86% of individuals not earning enough to meet...

FDI in Bangladesh fell over 10% last...

FDI in Bangladesh fell over 10% last...

Business

Tue, May 4 2021

Bangladesh received $2.56 billion FDI in 2020

Speakers: Need for framing pandemic-focused...

'Pandemic-focused budget for FY22'

Economy

Tue, May 4 2021

They also emphasized strengthening the ongoing vaccination program, carrying on necessary tax reforms...

Survey: 69% businesses received no stimulus...

Survey: 69% businesses received no stimulus...

Business

Sun, May 2 2021

SANEM and The Asia Foundation found the results in the fourth round of a nationwide firm-level survey...

Small businesses pin hopes on budget...

SMEs pin hopes on budget to stay...

Business

Thu, Apr 29 2021

A leeway to SMEs, entrepreneurs say, will not only help the sector survive but also ensure preservation...

CPD: Upcoming budget must prioritize...

'Budget must prioritize health, social...

Economy

Thu, Apr 29 2021

'Agriculture and education sectors should also not be overlooked'

ADB projects 5.5% to 6% GDP growth for...

ADB projects 5.5% to 6% GDP growth for...

Bangladesh

Wed, Apr 28 2021

Bangladesh coped up reasonably well against the pandemic and the economy showed early signs of recovery,...

Study: Covid-19 bailout cash in developing...

Study: Covid-19 bailout cash in developing...

Business

Thu, Apr 22 2021

Only a quarter of funds went to welfare, almost none to the informal economy

Kamal: Poor to get priority in next...

Kamal: Poor to get priority in next...

Business

Wed, Apr 21 2021

Referring to a survey that found Bangladesh has 24.5 million new poor this year, he said the government...

Survey: New poor in Bangladesh stands...

Survey: New poor stands at 24.5m

Bangladesh

Tue, Apr 20 2021

New poor constituted 21.2% of the total population in June last year, now they constitute 14.7%

Govt launches $7.5m Covid-19 response...

$7.5m Covid fund for pvt

Economy

Sun, Apr 18 2021

The CERF will support private enterprises to procure plant, equipment, materials and know-how for rapid...

Covid-19 stimulus: CPD finds banks unwilling...

Study: Banks not keen on lending to...

Business

Thu, Apr 15 2021

Nearly 60% of businesswomen reported no knowledge of the govt’s Covid-19 stimulus

Spending on public servants' remuneration...

Spending on public servants' remuneration...

Economy

Tue, Apr 6 2021

The government is going to allocate 12.2% of the total budget in the upcoming 2021-22 fiscal year

Export earnings see 12.6% growth in...

Export earnings see 12.6% growth in...

Economy

Tue, Apr 6 2021

Bangladesh had earned $2.73 billion from exports in March last year

Trade deficit widens as import slightly...

Trade deficit widens as import slightly...

Economy

Sat, Apr 3 2021

The deficit rose by $1.02 billion year-on-year to $11.79 billion during the July-February period in the...