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Riding high in the surging economy

Riding high in the surging economy

Economy

Sun, Jan 6 2019

The per capita income in Bangladesh now shoots up to US$1,751 from less than half of the amount back...

Meeting our goals

Meeting our goals

Editorial

Thu, Oct 4 2018

It feels we have truly turned a page, where stories of our remarkable progress and growth are an everyday...

WB for action plan to fix ailing banking...

WB for action plan to fix ailing banking...

Business

Tue, Oct 2 2018

For the first time since FY2011, Bangladesh faces a deficit in the overall balance of payments, putting...

Per capita income increases by 149%...

Per capita income increases by 149%...

Economy

Tue, Sep 25 2018

The most significant achievement is, the economic growth accelerated to 7.86 percent in FY18 from 5.05...

Powering the nation

Powering the nation

Mamun Rashid

Mon, Aug 20 2018

Our power sector will play a crucial role in our development -- it's time to improve it

Padma Bridge progress: Dream of millions...

Padma Bridge progress: Dream of millions...

Development

Sun, Jul 8 2018

The government is optimistic that the mega structure will boost the GDP by 1.2%.

IMF: Bangladesh needs to boost productive...

IMF: Bangladesh needs to boost productive...

Bangladesh

Sat, Jun 9 2018

The IMF recommends boosting public investment to upgrade infrastructure, spur more private sector activity,...

249,000 workers go abroad, Bangladesh...

249,000 workers go abroad, Bangladesh...

Economy

Fri, Apr 20 2018

The government has already set up many training centres in different districts along with launching other...

ADB projects 7pc GDP growth in current...

ADB projects 7pc GDP growth in current...

Economy

Wed, Apr 11 2018

With continued strong consumption and public investment, the country's economy looks very strong and...

Survey: Bangladeshi businesses say bribe...

Survey: Bangladeshi businesses say bribe...

Business

Sun, Apr 8 2018

A survey by Ernst & Young, one of the 'Big Four' accounting firms in the world, says work ethics is low...

BB chief economist says the next decade...

BB chief economist says the next decade...

Business

Sun, Apr 8 2018

'True breakthroughs will happen only if things happen which were hitherto impossible'

Illegal foreign workers and tax evasion...

Illegal foreign workers and tax evasion...

The country is missing out on a huge amount of revenue due to the illegal employment of foreigners

Minister: GDP to hit 7.65% this fiscal...

Minister: GDP to hit 7.65% this fiscal...

Economy

Tue, Apr 3 2018

The minister also informed the Ecnec meeting that Bangladesh's per capita income increased to $1,752...

CPD identifies 2017 as year of banking...

CPD identifies 2017 as year of banking...

Economy

Sat, Jan 13 2018

Debapriya Bhattacharya says a series of scam has already marked FY2017-18 which actually is a reflection...

Better brands for Bangladesh

Better brands for Bangladesh

Editorial

Thu, Nov 16 2017

Why do we remain such a small fish in the big global pond?

Padma Bridge will transform the fate...

Padma Bridge will transform the fate...

Development

Tue, Oct 24 2017

‘The southern region will become the country’s biggest economic zone after the opening of Padma...

Working women make us all richer

Working women make us all richer

Tribune Supplements

Sat, Oct 14 2017

With improved economy, comes changed work patterns of men and women

What holds us back

What holds us back

Tribune Supplements

Sat, Oct 7 2017

Get the government back to doing only what must be done by the government, rather than what can be done...

Towards a more competitive...

Towards a more competitive...

Editorial

Wed, Sep 27 2017

The Bangladesh economy has moved forward admirably over the years, but a number of factors continue to...

Are we on the right track?

Are we on the right track?

Muhammad Zamir

Sat, Sep 16 2017

Our economic conundrum needs attention

Racing to  the top

Racing to the top

Editorial

Sat, Sep 9 2017

RMG may have kept us afloat thus far, but we need to explore newer industries soon