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Covid-19 support: ADB approves $3mn...

Covid-19 support: ADB approves $3mn...

Coronavirus

Thu, Aug 6 2020

The grant will finance the procurement of essential medicines, medical equipment and infection control...

ADB: Bangladesh’s remittances to decline...

ADB: Bangladesh’s remittances to decline...

Economy

Mon, Aug 3 2020

Remittance reached a new height of $1.83 billion in June

ADB to finance $200 million for private...

ADB to finance $200mn for private power...

Power & Energy

Fri, Jul 31 2020

The project will further ease access to energy in the country, the regional lender says

ADB to hold its annual meeting’s 2nd...

ADB to hold its annual meeting’s 2nd...

Business

Tue, Jul 14 2020

The event will include a formal business session and selected knowledge events

ADB supports rural road network expansion...

ADB supports rural road network expansion...

Business

Mon, Jun 15 2020

The additional funding will also supplement the government’s infrastructure spending to boost the...

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...

ADB to give over $230,000 to boost Covid-19...

ADB to give over $230,000 to boost Covid-19...

Coronavirus

Sat, May 30 2020

Fund to be used to ensure services at 134 centres in 13 city corporations and municipalities

ADB: Covid-19 may cost global economy...

ADB: Covid-19 may cost global economy...

Coronavirus

Fri, May 15 2020

Sustained efforts from governments could soften Covid-19’s economic impact by as much as 30% to...

ADB country director: Shutdown needs...

ADB country director: Shutdown needs...

Coronavirus

Wed, May 6 2020

Both health and non-health related actions needed to control Covid-19, he says

ADB triples coronavirus response package...

ADB triples coronavirus response package...

Coronavirus

Mon, Apr 13 2020

The $20 billion package includes about $2.5 billion in concessional and grant resources

ADB: Bangladesh economy to remain strong...

ADB: Bangladesh economy to remain strong...

Bangladesh

Fri, Apr 3 2020

The regional lender project 7.8% GDP growth for Bangladesh, highest among the Asian countries, for the...

Coronavirus: ADB provides $300,000 to...

Coronavirus: ADB provides $300,000 to...

Economy

Sat, Mar 28 2020

The grant will support procurement of health safety materials

Coronavirus: ADB announces $6.5bn...

Coronavirus: ADB announces $6.5bn...

Bangladesh

Wed, Mar 18 2020

'This pandemic has become a major global crisis'

ADB provides $170m for capital market...

ADB provides $170m for capital market...

Banks

Sat, Feb 15 2020

'Significant progress has been made to further strengthen an enabling environment for sustainable...

ADB keen to issue Corporate Taka Bond...

ADB keen to issue Corporate Taka Bond...

Business

Thu, Nov 28 2019

In addition to corporate houses, the ADB  also wants to facilitate investment bond for the private...

Finance minister to ADB: Raise voice...

Finance minister to ADB: Raise voice...

Business

Sun, Oct 13 2019

In-chang Song, Executive Director of ADB, led the ADB delegation in the meeting

GDP to grow at 7.2%, says WB

GDP to grow at 7.2%, says WB

Business

Thu, Oct 10 2019

Financial sector vulnerability, loss of external competitiveness major risks in the economy

ADB provides $150m for developing Dhaka,...

ADB provides $150m for developing Dhaka,...

Dhaka

Tue, Oct 1 2019

Monowar Ahmed, Secretary, Economic Relations Division (ERD), and Manmohan Parkash, Country Director,...

ADB to provide around $5bn to Bangladesh...

ADB to provide around $5bn to Bangladesh...

Development

Fri, Sep 13 2019

ADB country director for Bangladesh briefed prime minister recently

‘Trillion-dollar budget for Bangladesh...

‘Trillion-dollar budget for Bangladesh...

Business

Thu, Jul 25 2019

'We are now 32nd largest economy in the world'

Onwards and upwards

Onwards and upwards

Editorial

Fri, Jun 21 2019

There are still numerous irregularities in the country’s financial and banking sector