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Inflation slightly declines to 5.51%...

Inflation slightly declines to 5.51%...

Economy

Wed, Aug 8 2018

'The general point-to-point inflation rate slightly came down at 5.51% in July and it was 5.54%in...

Rizvi: Proposed budget to fatten the...

Rizvi: Proposed budget to fatten the...

Politics

Fri, Jun 8 2018

The BNP leader says this budget for the new fiscal year would do little to improve the economic condition...

The last word: Is the Taka being manipulated...

The last word: Is the Taka being manipulated...

Business

Sat, Mar 17 2018

The economics of Forex

Money makes the economy go round

Money makes the economy go round

Business

Tue, Feb 6 2018

How monetary policy can help stabilize and strengthen our economy

Contractionary monetary policy on the...

Contractionary monetary policy on the...

Regulations

Wed, Jan 24 2018

Monetary policy plays a vital role in controlling the supply of money, often by setting up a target of...

Inflation rises to 5.93% in October-December...

Inflation rises to 5.93% in October-December...

Economy

Wed, Jan 3 2018

Inflation rate in rural areas was measured at 5.97% during the October-December quarter of the current...

2017 in review: Economy expands despite...

2017 in review: Economy expands despite...

Special

Thu, Dec 28 2017

The financial sector faced a number of serious challenges this year

Private investment grows by Tk1,22,000...

Private investment grows by Tk1,22,000...

Economy

Sun, Dec 24 2017

Private sector loan growth is nearing 18% after four-and-a-half years

Middle class feels the squeeze at rising...

Middle class feels the squeeze at rising...

Economy

Tue, Nov 28 2017

In 2016, the national household income was at Tk15,945, a 45% increase from Tk7,203 in 2005. On the other...

A strike will not solve the

A strike will not solve the

Opinion

Fri, Nov 24 2017

Ride-sharing apps like Uber and Pathao have complemented Bangladesh’s vision of a more digital...

A monetary policy that helps

A monetary policy that helps

Md Abdus Sobhan , Md Abdus Sobhan

Tue, Oct 31 2017

Making the case for a financial system that enables growth

Making sure there’s enough food

Making sure there’s enough food

Editorial

Mon, Oct 23 2017

It is not enough to bank on the hopes for a bumper Aman harvest in November. We need a backup

Why are rice prices rising?

Why are rice prices rising?

Forrest Cookson

Mon, Oct 23 2017

When the public fears that prices will rise, they do

Rohingya influx may hurt Bangladesh...

Rohingya influx may hurt Bangladesh...

Bangladesh

Thu, Sep 28 2017

The intensity of these impacts will be more visible when flow of international aid lessens, experts...

MPS for H2 in FY’17 fails to achieve...

MPS for H2 in FY’17 fails to achieve...

Business

Sun, Jul 16 2017

The inflation was stated at between 5.3% and 5.6%, but stood at 5.72% mark during the six months of...

Bangladesh Bank likely to announce new...

Bangladesh Bank likely to announce new...

Economy

Wed, Jul 12 2017

Monetary policy plays vital role in controlling the supply of money to ensure price stability and general...

Inflation continues on upward

Inflation continues on upward

Economy

Tue, Jul 11 2017

The rate was 5.72% in the April-June quarter of the 2016-17 fiscal year, higher than the 5.28% the previous...

Inflation rises slightly in...

Inflation rises slightly in...

Business

Tue, Mar 14 2017

Food inflation increased to 6.84% from 6.53% and non-food inflation increased to 3.7% from 3.10%.

Eurozone February inflation hits ECB’s...

Eurozone February inflation hits ECB’s...

Business

Thu, Mar 2 2017

The Eurostat statistics service said the last time inflation was at 2% was in January 2013.

Soon time to watch for rising global...

Soon time to watch for rising global...

Business

Sat, Feb 11 2017

The global economy has weathered the new US administration’s sweeping challenges to the status quo with...

Inflation edges up to 5.57% in...

Inflation edges up to 5.57% in...

Business

Fri, Nov 11 2016

Inflation in Bangladesh rose to 5.57% last month driven by the higher prices of food, government data...