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Economic growth projection by World...

Economic growth projection by World...

Business

Mon, Oct 14 2019

WB also projects a 7.2% GDP growth for the country for the current FY 2019-20 and 7.3 % for the next...

BB should abandon uniform repo rate,...

BB should abandon uniform repo rate,...

Business

Wed, Jul 31 2019

'Given the current circumstances in the country's banking sector there is no alternative to creating...

New WB president vows to keep climate...

New WB president vows to keep climate...

World

Wed, Apr 10 2019

David Malpass was nominated by US President Donald Trump

Bangladesh ranks above India in WB Human...

Bangladesh ranks above India in WB Human...

Bangladesh

Thu, Oct 11 2018

An average child born in Bangladesh, today, will be 48% as productive as one born with complete access...

World Bank says it failed to reach consensus...

World Bank says it failed to reach consensus...

World

Wed, May 23 2018

The organization said it would continue to work with New Delhi and Islamabad to resolve the...

Govt signs 2 deals with World Bank to...

Govt signs 2 deals with World Bank to...

Development

Wed, Apr 11 2018

About 275,000 households and 16,000 agricultural consumers will get new electricity connections

Muhith: Quader is making sure Padma...

Muhith: Quader is making sure Padma...

Nation

Fri, Oct 13 2017

Bangladesh has proven that it is capable of constructing the Padma Bridge with domestic funding

World Bank loan to be costlier for Bangladesh...

World Bank loan to be costlier for Bangladesh...

Bangladesh

Fri, Oct 13 2017

According to a letter from World Bank, Bangladesh from the next fiscal year will have to pay 2% interest...

World Bank ready to support govt to...

World Bank ready to support govt to...

Bangladesh

Thu, Oct 12 2017

According to UNHCR, 520,000 Rohingya entered Bangladesh since August 25, fleeing the violence in...

Study: Africa 'subsidises' the rest...

Study: Africa 'subsidises' the rest...

Africa

Thu, May 25 2017

This research shows that what African countries really need is for the rest of the world to stop systematically...

WB projects 6.4% to 6.8% GDP

WB projects 6.4% to 6.8% GDP

Bangladesh

Sun, May 14 2017

The bank had projected 6.8% GDP growth in the fiscal year of 2016-17

World Bank to lend Bangladesh $59m for...

World Bank to lend Bangladesh $59m for...

Development

Thu, Apr 27 2017

The World Bank will lend $59 million to Bangladesh to upgrade the power sector in the country.

PM blasts Prof Yunus once again for...

PM blasts Prof Yunus once again for...

Bangladesh

Thu, Mar 9 2017

The prime minister was addressing a programme marking National Jute Day-2017.

WB hands over two duty-free cars to...

WB hands over two duty-free cars to...

Dhaka

Mon, Feb 20 2017

Customs Intelligence Investigation Directorate (CIID) was handed over two of the 16 cars allegedly brought...

World Bank: We are serious about fraud,...

World Bank: We are serious about fraud,...

Corruption

Sat, Feb 11 2017

A World Bank press release, stating the WB takes allegations of fraud and corruption seriously, is released...

WB: No more beef with govt over Padma...

WB: No more beef with govt over Padma...

Development

Sun, Dec 4 2016

World Bank's acting country director Rajashree Paralkar says they no longer have any differences over...