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Inflation rises unabated, the middle-class...

Inflation rises unabated, the middle-class...

Business

Sat, Oct 23 2021

Prices of many essentials, including rice, eggs, flour, garlic, onion, ginger, and turmeric have...

Energy crunch stokes inflation, economic...

Energy crunch stokes inflation, economic...

Business

Tue, Oct 12 2021

Power prices have surged to record highs in recent weeks, driven by energy shortages in Asia, Europe...

Daily essentials dearer in August

Daily essentials dearer in August

Business

Wed, Sep 29 2021

According to Bangladesh Bureau of Statistics (BBS) data, food inflation is currently at 5.16%. The inflation...

German inflation hits fresh 13-year...

German inflation hits fresh 13-year...

Business

Tue, Aug 31 2021

The national inflation rate (CPI) even soared to 3.9% in August, hitting its highest since December 1993...

Euro zone inflation surges to 10-year-high,...

Euro zone inflation surges to 10-year-high,...

Business

Tue, Aug 31 2021

The increase was fuelled by energy costs, but food prices also surged, while there were unusually large...

Automobiles restrain US consumer spending,...

Automobiles restrain US consumer spending,...

Business

Sat, Aug 28 2021

Consumer spending, which accounts for more than two-thirds of US economic activity, increased 0.3% last...

Fed minutes likely to detail bond-buying...

Fed minutes likely to detail bond-buying...

Business

Wed, Aug 18 2021

US job growth was strong through July and inflation remained well above the Fed's 2% target - so...

Peak inflation?

Peak inflation?

Business

Thu, Aug 12 2021

On Thursday markets looked set to take a breather, with both US and European stock futures flat or down...

Bankers find it difficult to implement...

Bankers find it difficult to implement...

Business

Wed, Aug 11 2021

The bankers think that the income of the banks will decrease as a result of the Bangladesh Bank...

Inflation unstable, still more than...

Inflation unstable, still more than...

Business

Tue, Aug 10 2021

The inflation is still 0.06 percentage points higher than the inflation target set at the national budget...

Inflation risk or profit engine? High...

Inflation risk or profit engine? High...

Business

Tue, Aug 10 2021

What started as a short-term disruption in shipments of automotive semiconductors is becoming a long-term...

Bangladesh Bank will not allow deposit...

Bangladesh Bank will not allow deposit...

Business

Sun, Aug 8 2021

Addressing the decreasing interest rates in banks, a Bangladesh Bank circular said that lots of people...

CPD finds 5.3% inflation rate impractical...

CPD finds 5.3% inflation rate...

Business

Tue, Aug 3 2021

CPD said that the consumption basket used for calculating overall general inflation was created in 2005...

Bangladesh Bank's FY22 monetary policy...

BB’s FY22 monetary policy targets faster...

Business

Thu, Jul 29 2021

Like the previous year, the Bangladesh Bank kept its private sector credit growth target unchanged at...

Survey: Dhaka costliest city for expats...

Dhaka costliest city for expats in South...

Business

Wed, Jun 23 2021

The study reveals that even in the neighbouring country’s famous city Mumbai, expenses for foreign...

Inflation eases further to 5.26% in...

Inflation eases further to 5.26% in...

Economy

Tue, Jun 8 2021

The general point-to-point inflation rate was 5.56% in April this year

Budget FY22: Inflation target set at...

Inflation target set at 5.3%

Economy

Thu, Jun 3 2021

The government unveils Tk603,681-crore national budget for 2021-22 fiscal year

OP-ED: Inflation is easing, but we still...

OP-ED: Inflation is easing, but we still...

Business

Sun, Feb 14 2021

Governments around the world have dealt with the costs of the coronavirus by printing more money to pay...

Sudan inflation soars, raising spectre...

Sudan inflation soars, raising spectre...

Africa

Sun, Nov 29 2020

Government has run up enormous budget deficits by subsidizing the cost of fuel, then financed the deficits...

Please be considerate

Please be considerate

Editorial

Sun, Mar 22 2020

Panic purchasing only gives vendors further incentive to gouge prices

Inflation eases to 5.75% in...

Inflation eases to 5.75% in...

Economy

Tue, Jan 7 2020

The general point to point inflation rate was 6.05 percentage point in November, 2019