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Bangladesh to seek $13bn Chinese loan...

Bangladesh to seek $13bn Chinese loan...

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Mon, Nov 2 2015

Bangladesh is set to seek over $13bn loan from China to produce 24,000mw electricity by 2021. Prime...

Indian $2bn LoC terms remain...

Indian $2bn LoC terms remain...

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Mon, Oct 19 2015

Negotiation is still on to strike a draft agreement on new Indian $2bn Line of Credit (LoC) offered to...

Bangladesh seeks $1.8b loan from...

Bangladesh seeks $1.8b loan from...

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Thu, Oct 15 2015

Bangladesh has proposed Islamic Development Bank (IDB) to provide $1.8 billion for implementing 24 development...

Bangladesh seeks $1.8b loan from...

Bangladesh seeks $1.8b loan from...

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Thu, Oct 15 2015

Bangladesh has proposed Islamic Development Bank (IDB) to provide $1.8 billion for implementing 24 development...

Youth unemployment a big problem for...

Youth unemployment a big problem for...

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Tue, Oct 13 2015

Youth unemployment is expected to be a major problem for Bangladesh over the next decade, according to...

ADP implementation slumps to 8-year...

ADP implementation slumps to 8-year...

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Tue, Oct 13 2015

The government expenditure on improving the living condition of people slipped to an eight-year low in...

India relaxes some conditions on fresh...

India relaxes some conditions on fresh...

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Sun, Oct 11 2015

India shifts its stance on imposing tough conditions to extend the newly proposed $2bn line of credit...

Indian insurance giant partners with...

Indian insurance giant partners with...

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Sat, Oct 10 2015

Two local firms bought 10% stake at the Indian insurance giant LIC, which may begin its Bangladesh operations...

Global consumer goods brands increase...

Global consumer goods brands increase...

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Thu, Oct 8 2015

Study: The country is expected to add 1.6m urban inhabitants per year between 2015 and 2030- equivalent...

Telecom sector loses market cap crown...

Telecom sector loses market cap crown...

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Sat, Oct 3 2015

Telecommunication sector has lost its market cap crown to pharmaceuticals for the first time on Dhaka...

Sixth Five-Year Plan targets set to...

Sixth Five-Year Plan targets set to...

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Tue, Sep 29 2015

The government is set to miss key targets, including GDP growth, infrastructure and investment, in its...

Global currency war fears shake...

Global currency war fears shake...

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Mon, Sep 28 2015

Fear of global currency war might deepen woes of local exporters who are already reeling particularly...

BD ranks 16th in Brookings financial...

BD ranks 16th in Brookings financial...

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Sat, Sep 19 2015

Bangladesh has been ranked 16th of 21 countries on its financial and digital inclusion efforts, according...

BRAC plans to buy 40% stake in

BRAC plans to buy 40% stake in

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Sun, Sep 13 2015

BRAC – the world’s largest non-government development organisation – plans to buy 40%...

Bangladesh lags behind reducing...

Bangladesh lags behind reducing...

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Wed, Sep 9 2015

Income disparity reduction still remains a big challenge for Bangladesh despite significant achievements...

Pay scale, energy price double...

Pay scale, energy price double...

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Mon, Sep 7 2015

The increase in public servants’ salaries is feared to disturb common people’s budget as...

Ad hoc price hike can’t be a permanent...

Ad hoc price hike can’t be a permanent...

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Thu, Aug 27 2015

Raising gas and electricity tariffs is rational under the present context, but not a permanent solution,...

ADB may provide $250m more to help continue...

ADB may provide $250m more to help continue...

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Sat, Aug 22 2015

Asian Development Bank (ADB) is expected to give $250 million more to help continue capital market reforms...

Most closed-end funds traded at unprecedented...

Most closed-end funds traded at unprecedented...

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Thu, Aug 20 2015

More than 90% closed-end mutual funds are being traded at lowest-ever discount rates, deepening investors...

60% banks’ bottomline go up despite...

60% banks’ bottomline go up despite...

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Sat, Aug 15 2015

Almost 60% of the listed banks have witnessed an inflated bottomline in the first half of this year,...

Survey: Bangladesh poses rule of law...

Survey: Bangladesh poses rule of law...

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Sun, Aug 2 2015

Bangladesh is ranked third after China and Australia for posing challenges to ensure the rule of law...