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We’re almost there

We’re almost there

Editorial

Tue, Oct 15 2019

We are expected to be the second fastest growing economy in South Asia for this fiscal year

8 million people out of poverty in six...

8 million people out of poverty in six...

Development

Mon, Oct 7 2019

54%vulnerable to falling back into poverty

Taking care of business

Taking care of business

Editorial

Sun, Sep 29 2019

Improved trade links and special economic zones are crucial

WB to provide $100m to improve water...

WB to provide $100m to improve water...

Dhaka

Thu, Sep 26 2019

The ERD official said the 'Municipal Water Supply and Sanitation Project' will help about 600,000...

UN, WB keen to work for road safety...

UN, WB keen to work for road safety...

Dhaka

Tue, Sep 24 2019

Quader say his ministry will take necessary preparations about it

WB VP, UN special envoy due Monday

WB VP, UN special envoy due Monday

Foreign Affairs

Sun, Sep 22 2019

They will discuss challenges and opportunities to improve road safety

WB: Absence of well-functioning authority...

WB: Absence of well-functioning authority...

Banks

Sat, Sep 7 2019

'Bangladesh is developing successfully. As a result, remarkable improvements have been made in human...

WB keen to finance infrastructure, blue...

WB keen to finance infrastructure, blue...

Business

Thu, Sep 5 2019

'WB is now ready to finance our projects as much as it can. There will be no more hide and seek game...

World Bank to provide Bangladesh $185...

World Bank to provide Bangladesh $185...

Business

Thu, Aug 29 2019

World Bank acting country director for Bangladesh and Bhutan Dandan Chen and Monowar Ahmed, Secretary,...

WB okays $100m to provide safe water,...

WB okays $100m to provide safe water,...

Foreign Affairs

Fri, Jul 12 2019

Municipal Water Supply and Sanitation project will help about 600,000 people living in small towns

World can learn from Bangladesh’s adaptation,...

World can learn from Bangladesh’s adaptation,...

Business

Thu, Jul 11 2019

The CEO also reaffirmed World Bank’s continued support to Bangladesh to achieve the country’s...

WB CEO: Not a minute to lose, act to...

WB CEO: Not a minute to lose, act to...

Dhaka

Thu, Jul 11 2019

She thanked the prime minister for leading the world on adaptation methods

WB: Bangladesh must empower local govt...

WB: Bangladesh needs to empower local...

Economy

Thu, Jun 27 2019

Local government institutions suffer from weak pubic financial management practices, says the global...

Bangladesh signs $100.5m deal with World...

Bangladesh signs $100.5m deal with WB...

Development

Wed, May 29 2019

The project will upgrade living conditions in four Dhaka neighbourhoods

‘Improved roads, regulations, and attitude...

‘Improved roads, regulations, and attitude...

Dhaka

Mon, May 20 2019

In an interview with Dhaka Tribune's Md Saidun Nabi, Soames Job, head of the Global Road...

Is the World Bank’s Rakhine project...

Is the World Bank’s Rakhine project...

Towheed Feroze

Mon, May 20 2019

It remains unclear who this is supposed to help

World Bank under fire with  plan for...

World Bank under fire with plan for...

South Asia

Fri, May 17 2019

The western state was where Myanmar’s military unleashed a campaign in response to insurgent attacks...

World Bank grants $165 million for multi-sector...

World Bank grants $165 million for multi-sector...

Rohingya Crisis

Wed, May 8 2019

The grant will also benefit the host population

Lower corporate tax to encourage...

Lower corporate tax to encourage...

Editorial

Thu, Apr 18 2019

The fact that Bangladeshi entrepreneurs pay the highest corporate tax among the South Asian countries...

Venezuela leadership issue still blocking...

Venezuela leadership issue still blocking...

Latin America

Fri, Apr 12 2019

The heads of the IMF and World Bank both said they are preparing to move quickly to help ease Venezuela's...

Trump backer Malpass named WB...

Trump backer Malpass named WB...

North America

Sat, Apr 6 2019

The 63-year-old has been a strident critic of global financial institutions, calling their lending practices...