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Economists: Upcoming budget should ensure...

Economists: Upcoming budget should ensure...

Economy

Mon, Jun 1 2020

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

Banks, bourses resume regular operations...

Banks, bourses resume regular operations...

Business

Sat, May 30 2020

Banks will remain open for transactions from 10:00am to 4:00pm, but will operate from 10:00am to 2:30pm...

ADB Provides $100m to bolster Covid-19...

ADB Provides $100m to bolster Covid-19...

Economy

Wed, May 13 2020

Govt, ADB sign loan agreement

Spondon Power distributes food items...

Spondon Power distributes food items...

Business

Wed, May 13 2020

Spondon power distributed the food items among the poor as the ongoing countrywide shutdown to prevent...

Sanem: Provide interest-free loan to...

Sanem: Provide interest-free loan to...

Business

Thu, Apr 30 2020

'It must be ensured that only genuine farmers who need it have access to the loan'

ADB okays $100m to support Bangladesh's...

ADB okays $100m to support Bangladesh's...

Business

Thu, Apr 30 2020

The project will equip 17 medical college hospitals with isolation and critical care units, while capacity...

BB: Travellers can bring $10,000 without...

BB: Travellers can bring $10,000 without...

Business

Mon, Feb 3 2020

Earlier, BB allowed incoming passengers to bring $5,000 or equivalent foreign currency without declaration...

Trade fair to remain closed Friday

Trade fair to remain closed Friday

Business

Mon, Jan 6 2020

'The fair will open as usual on Saturday, January 11'

Gold prices cross Tk60,000 mark

Gold prices cross Tk60,000 mark

Business

Sat, Jan 4 2020

As per the new decision, each bhori of gold was increased by Tk1,166, while 21-carat will be sold at...

Speakers : RMG may face tough time without...

Speakers : RMG may face tough time without...

Business

Mon, Dec 23 2019

'Countries like India, Vietnam, Morocco even Pakistan was beating Bangladeshi factories in taking...

Per kg onion air fare Tk150, says...

Per kg onion air fare Tk150, says...

Business

Fri, Dec 13 2019

The minister said the prices of onion should be at a level where the farmers could get fair prices

Inflation inches to 6.05% in...

Inflation inches to 6.05% in...

Business

Tue, Dec 10 2019

GDP 8.15%, per capita income $1,909 in FY19

Stocks post sharp losses

Stocks post sharp losses

Stock Market

Sun, Dec 8 2019

Blue-chip index, DS30 went down by -2.54% to close at 1,605.8 points while Shariah based index DSES declined...

Jewelers Samity demands cut in VAT

Jewelers Samity demands cut in VAT

Business

Tue, Dec 3 2019

Dilip Kumar Agarwala, the general secretary at the Bangladesh Jewelers Samity, came up with the demand...

Remittance to MFS: Single transaction...

Remittance to MFS: Single transaction...

Business

Mon, Dec 2 2019

The central bank said the ceiling would not be effective for other bank-to-MFS transactions

Onion updates: Prices still exorbitant...

Onion updates: Prices still exorbitant...

Business

Tue, Nov 19 2019

Local variety of onion sold at Karwanbazar wholesale market at Tk180-200 per kilogram, while onion imported...

First onion consignment via cargo plane...

First onion consignment via cargo plane...

Business

Sun, Nov 17 2019

The handout added that S Alam Group was importing huge quantities of onion as part of the...

Inflation eases to 5.47% in October...

Inflation eases to 5.47% in October...

Business

Tue, Nov 5 2019

The inflation rate was 5.40% in October last year according to the latest report of the Bangladesh Bureau...

NBR asks banks for details of AL Swechchasebak...

NBR asks banks for details of AL Swechchasebak...

Business

Tue, Oct 22 2019

The banks have been directed to comply within seven days after receipt of the NBR letters

Economic growth projection by World...

Economic growth projection by World...

Business

Mon, Oct 14 2019

WB also projects a 7.2% GDP growth for the country for the current FY 2019-20 and 7.3 % for the next...

Jera invests $330m to buy 22% stake...

Jera invests $330m to buy 22% stake...

Business

Mon, Oct 7 2019

Summit is the largest independent power producer (IPP) in Bangladesh, says a press release