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Meerjady: Funding for vaccine procurement...

'Vaccine funding earmarked in deals...

Coronavirus

Wed, Apr 14 2021

Local firms' labs encouraged to keep advancing towards development

ADB praises PM Hasina’s leadership in...

ADB lauds PM's leadership in tackling...

Foreign Affairs

Tue, Feb 23 2021

ADB Bangladesh Country Director Manmohan Parkash also said that they will provide Bangladesh with $940...

ADB sets up $9bn Covid-19 vaccine...

ADB sets up $9bn Covid-19 vaccine...

Coronavirus

Fri, Dec 11 2020

Asia Pacific Vaccine Access Facility extends lifeline to Covid-19-hit economies

ADB retains growth forecast of 6.8%...

ADB retains growth forecast of 6.8%...

Economy

Fri, Dec 11 2020

But the road ahead is paved with risks for the second wave of COVID-19 in major export destinations

ADB approves $50m to help Bangladeshi...

ADB clears $50m to help Bangladeshi...

Banks

Tue, Dec 8 2020

It will help provide loans to at least an additional 30,000 microenterprises affected by Covid-19, 70%...

ADB sells $4bn dual-tranche 3, 10-year...

ADB sells $4bn dual-tranche 3, 10-year...

Business

Thu, Oct 1 2020

'We are pleased with the consistently reliable and strong support of our investors as we launched...

Donors agree replenishment of more than...

Donors agree replenishment of more than...

Banks

Thu, Sep 17 2020

The size of the replenishment represents a 7% increase in comparison to the previous replenishment

ADB: Developing Asia to shrink for first...

Asia economy to shrink 1st time

Economy

Tue, Sep 15 2020

Updated forecasts show the damage brought by the pandemic was greater than previously thought

AIIB approves $100m loan to Bangladesh...

AIIB approves $100m loan to Bangladesh...

Bangladesh

Fri, Aug 28 2020

AIIB approved a $250 million loan to help alleviate the effects of the pandemic on small and medium enterprises...

Govt relooks at labour market to tap...

Govt relooks at labour market to tap...

Bangladesh

Sat, Aug 8 2020

According to an estimate of the Asian Development Bank, some 1.4 million Bangladeshis have lost their...

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 sees pandemic slashing 2020 global...

ADB sees pandemic slashing 2020 global...

Economy

Mon, Aug 3 2020

'The Covid-19 pandemic is expected to hit remittances hard in Asia and the Pacific'

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: Bangladesh GDP to grow at 7.5%...

ADB: Bangladesh GDP to grow at 7.5%...

Economy

Thu, Jun 18 2020

The growth forecast for FY2020 reflects a sharp decrease in economic activities in the last quarter due...

ADB signs $17.7m deal to invest in solar...

ADB signs $17.7m deal to invest in solar...

Business

Wed, Jun 10 2020

The project aligns with the Government of Bangladesh’s aim to reduce the country’s dependence...

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...

New ADB president assumes office

New ADB president assumes office

Business

Sun, Jan 19 2020

Asakawa has held a range of senior positions at Japan’s finance ministry

Masatsugu Asakawa elected ADB...

Masatsugu Asakawa elected ADB...

World

Mon, Dec 2 2019

He will begin his office on January 17, 2020

ADB to fund for expansion of four...

ADB to fund for expansion of four...

Development

Wed, Sep 4 2019

There will be a separate lane for slow-moving vehicles as well

ADB: Trade war, Brexit could slow developing...

ADB: Trade war, Brexit could slow Asia's...

South Asia

Wed, Apr 3 2019

 The 2019 forecast represents a slight downgrade from its December forecast, but the 2020 forecast...