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FY20 budget aims to achieve 8.2% GDP...

FY20 budget aims to achieve 8.2% GDP...

Economy

Thu, Jun 13 2019

The budget for FY2019-20 at the parliament has a size of Tk523,190 crore

Fakhrul: 8.13% GDP growth claim a mathematical...

Fakhrul: 8.13% GDP growth claim a mathematical...

Politics

Sun, May 26 2019

The government is showing the GDP growth with some inflated mathematical figures, the BNP secretary general...

StanChart Bank: Bangladeshis set to...

Bangladeshis set to be wealthier than...

Economy

Tue, May 14 2019

Investments in health and education will likely boost Bangladesh’s productivity, according to a...

Finance minister: Bangladesh to be among...

Finance minister: Bangladesh to be among...

Economy

Thu, May 9 2019

The finance minister made the remark when World Bank acting country director in Bangladesh and Bhutan...

CPD questions 8.13% growth in current...

CPD questions 8.13% growth in current...

Economy

Tue, Apr 23 2019

CPD has said projected GDP growth in FY19 is driven by the growth of the manufacturing sector

World Bank: Bangladesh among world’s...

World Bank: Bangladesh among world’s...

Development

Thu, Apr 4 2019

A World Bank report also projected a 7.3% GDP growth for FY2019

China set to post slowest growth in...

China set to post slowest growth in...

World

Sun, Jan 20 2019

Sources said Beijing was planning to lower its growth target to 6-6.5% this year

EIU: Bangladesh to be second best performing...

EIU: Bangladesh to be second best performing...

Economy

Thu, Jan 3 2019

Earlier in a country report on Bangladesh, published on December 4, the EIU stated that Bangladesh's...

ILO Global Wage Report 2018: Bangladesh’s...

ILO Global Wage Report 2018: Bangladesh’s...

Labour

Mon, Nov 26 2018

Bangladesh is the only country in the globe, where the factor-weighted hourly wage gender pay gap is...

‘Bangladesh won’t become developed by...

‘Bangladesh won’t become developed by...

Business

Sun, Nov 11 2018

The government official called for special attention to past experiences while planning and implementing...

‘Economic activity must be...

‘Economic activity must be...

Economy

Thu, Oct 18 2018

The paper further said that monthly wages, on average in other districts, were about 30% lower than...

Contribution of export sector to GDP...

Contribution of export sector to GDP...

Business

Thu, Oct 18 2018

'Sluggish private sector investment, discriminatory lack of policy support for the non-RMG export...

Ecnec clears project to boost urea...

Ecnec clears project to boost urea...

Development

Tue, Oct 9 2018

Total 20 projects involving Tk32,525 crore approved

HSBC report: Bangladesh to be the 26th...

HSBC report: Bangladesh to be the 26th...

Economy

Thu, Oct 4 2018

It says Bangladesh will be followed by Philippines, Pakistan, Vietnam and Malaysia

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...

PM: Re-elect Awami League to maintain...

PM: Re-elect Awami League for continuous...

Event

Tue, Sep 18 2018

The prime minister said she was grateful for the opportunity to serve the people of the country

Bangladesh hits record 7.86% GDP...

Bangladesh hits record 7.86% GDP...

Development

Tue, Sep 18 2018

Per capita income rises to $1,751, according to Bangladesh Bureau of Statistics

Muhith: All targets achievable

Muhith: All targets achievable

Economy

Fri, Jun 8 2018

The finance minister has addressed the media a day after presenting the incumbent government’s...

Think big, think vertical

Think big, think vertical

K. Anis Ahmed

Fri, May 18 2018

The key to Bangladesh’s population boom might lie in more urbanization

Experts: Investment friendly atmosphere...

Experts: Investment friendly atmosphere...

Business

Sun, May 13 2018

In order to ensure a smoother graduation to developing country status, Bangladesh has to attract

A new era for investment

A new era for investment

Business

Fri, Apr 27 2018

The time is now to make growth of investment a priority