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Muhith: WB chief wants support for Rohingyas...

Muhith: WB chief wants grants as support...

Bangladesh

Sat, Oct 13 2018

At least 700,000 Rohingyas have entered Bangladesh fleeing the violence which erupted in Myanmar on August...

World Bank launches 'human capital'...

World Bank launches 'human capital'...

World

Thu, Oct 11 2018

The bank’s “Human Capital Index,” showed poor African countries fared the worst in...

UN: Verification process to help find...

UN: Verification process to help find...

South Asia

Sat, Jul 7 2018

At the end of the process, refugees are provided with new identity cards and for many of the refugees,...

UN chief: Rohingyas want justice

UN chief: Rohingyas want justice and...

Foreign Affairs

Mon, Jul 2 2018

More than 700,000 Rohingya have taken shelter in Bangladesh after fleeing the violence that erupted in...

WB announces $0.5bn support for Bangladesh...

WB announces $0.5bn support for...

Development

Fri, Jun 29 2018

The announcement comes ahead of the UN secretary-general, World Bank Group president’s visit

World Bank economist Paul Romer quits...

World Bank economist Paul Romer quits...

World

Thu, Jan 25 2018

Romer’s resignation, just 15 months after taking the job, was announced in an internal note that was...

WB confident in PM's uplift agenda

WB confident in PM's uplift agenda

Bangladesh

Tue, Oct 18 2016

Jim believes that Bangladesh has enormous potential to attract foreign investment.

Bangladesh gets additional US $1b WB...

Bangladesh gets additional US $1b WB...

Bangladesh

Mon, Oct 17 2016

Jim Yong Kim, the World Bank Group president, has announced to give additional one billion US dollar...

Muhith: Jim's visit a great...

Muhith: Jim's visit a great...

Bangladesh

Sun, Oct 16 2016

Muhith said the government expects to have fresh commitment of a $72bn as mostly soft loans from the...

WB president due today

WB president due today

Business

Sun, Oct 16 2016

World Bank Group President Jim Yong Kim arrives in Dhaka today to see firsthand progress Bangladesh has...

WB president to arrive in Dhaka on...

WB president to arrive in Dhaka on...

Bangladesh

Sat, Oct 15 2016

"Bangladesh has had remarkable success in cutting the number of people living in poverty by almost half...