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ADB forecasts strong recovery for Bangladesh...

ADB forecasts strong recovery for Bangladesh...

Economy

Tue, Sep 15 2020

GDP to grow by 6.8% buoyed by exports

Report: Asia, Pacific regions contributed...

Report: Asia, Pacific regions contributed...

World

Thu, Sep 10 2020

However, the Covid-19 pandemic is threatening the gains with rising unemployment and falling income,...

Australia enters recession after 3 decades...

Australia enters recession after 3 decades...

Oceania

Wed, Sep 2 2020

Australia's economy shrank 0.3% in the previous three months 

OP-ED: Does GDP tell the truth?

OP-ED: Does GDP tell the truth?

Tim Worstall

Sun, Aug 23 2020

The structure of how the number is calculated makes it a poor guide

Govt plans big to upgrade road...

Govt plans big to upgrade road...

Development

Mon, Aug 17 2020

The government has taken a mid-term plan to upgrade all the national highways of the country to four-lane...

Bangladesh economy to recover faster...

Bangladesh economy to recover faster...

Economy

Sun, Aug 16 2020

Many of Bangladesh’s South Asian peers and other countries around the world are in negative growth...

Bangladesh’s per capita income rises...

Bangladesh’s per capita income rises...

Economy

Tue, Aug 11 2020

GDP growth narrows to 5.24% in FY2019-20, lowest in 12 years

Study: Coastal flooding could hit 20%...

Study: Coastal flooding could hit 20%...

World

Fri, Jul 31 2020

'Flood events that have typically occurred once in 100 years could occur as frequently as once in...

Bangladesh Bank slashes interest rates...

Bangladesh Bank slashes interest rates...

Banks

Wed, Jul 29 2020

Private sector credit growth target 14.80%Several risk factors to attain monetary policy program objectives,...

OP-ED: Starvation or disease

OP-ED: Starvation or disease

The Conversation UK

Mon, Jul 20 2020

There appears to be no regard for RMG workers

OP-ED: What of the RMG workers?

OP-ED: What of the RMG workers?

Arunima Dutta Tushi

Sun, Jul 5 2020

The unexpected unemployment is wreaking havoc on their lives

OP-ED: For the future, look to the...

OP-ED: For the future, look to the...

Syed Basher

Wed, Jul 1 2020

The pandemic has exposed the internal weaknesses of the country

OP-ED: Where SMEs will stand in the...

OP-ED: Where SMEs will stand in the...

Ferdaus Ara Begum

Sat, Jun 27 2020

Small and medium enterprises drive the economy forward, but they are also most vulnerable to...

OP-ED: Getting our priorities

OP-ED: Getting our priorities

Md Sadekur Rahman

Mon, Jun 8 2020

What the budget should take into account in the wake of this pandemic

Budget 2020-2021: Donor support, bank...

Budget FY21: Donor support, bank borrowing...

Business

Sun, Jun 7 2020

Around Tk1,85,000cr budget deficit likely

Lowest projected GDP growth in 25...

Lowest projected GDP growth in 25...

Economy

Sun, Jun 7 2020

CPD says economy to grow by only 2.5% in outgoing FY2020

OP-ED: Our rescue plans must include...

OP-ED: Our rescue plans must include...

Mohammad Tareq Hasan

Sat, May 30 2020

We must recognize that the economy is a social space where we interact

OP-ED: How do we attract FDI in the...

OP-ED: How do we attract FDI in the...

Shafayat Nazam Rasul

Thu, May 28 2020

Covid-19 has changed the foreign direct investment game. How can Bangladesh adjust?

The poor should not be forgotten

The poor should not be forgotten

Editorial

Thu, May 14 2020

There is no doubt that our economy will have to cope with this new state of affairs

IMF: Bangladesh GDP growth to crash...

IMF: Bangladesh GDP growth to crash...

Business

Wed, Apr 15 2020

2-3% growth will be an achievement, says economist Zahid Hussain

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...