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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...

What’s the difference between the World...

What’s the difference between the World...

Nation

Fri, Apr 5 2019

ADB projects 8% GDP growth for Bangladesh, while the World Bank predicts a more cautious 7.3%

World Bank: Bangladesh among world’s...

World Bank: Bangladesh among world’s...

Development

Thu, Apr 4 2019

A World Bank report also projected a 7.3% GDP growth for FY2019

Mustafa Kamal leaves for attending IDB,...

Mustafa Kamal leaves for attending IDB,...

Business

Thu, Apr 4 2019

The Finance Minister will lead the Bangladesh delegation where the other delegation members include Bangladesh...

WB approves $100m in loans for Dhaka...

WB approves $100m in loans for Dhaka...

Business

Sun, Mar 31 2019

The credit from the World Bank has a 30-year term

MIGA: Bangladesh poised to emerge as...

Bangladesh poised to emerge as world's...

Economy

Wed, Mar 13 2019

MIGA's vice president is in Dhaka to discuss ways to enhance private sector investment

WB approves US $165m grant to help Rohingyas...

WB approves US $165m grant to help Rohingyas...

Rohingya Crisis

Sat, Mar 9 2019

This is the third in World Bank's series of planned finances of approximately half a billion...

WB okays $100m to improve Bangladesh’s...

WB okays $100m to improve Bangladesh’s...

Business

Mon, Mar 4 2019

Bangladesh has been among the largest recipients of the World Bank’s interest-free credits

WB okays $185m to help Bangladesh expand...

WB okays $185m to help Bangladesh expand...

Uncategorized

Sat, Mar 2 2019

The credit also includes a $26.38m loan, a $2.87m grant from SCF of the World Bank's CIFs

World Bank: Students lack 4.5 years...

World Bank: Students lack 4.5 years...

Education

Thu, Feb 28 2019

35% of students who have passed grade 3 can’t read Bangla comprehensively

Agami Education Foundation holds 4th...

Agami Education Foundation holds 4th...

Education

Wed, Feb 13 2019

The attendees shared this opinion, and their presence – numbering around 37 individuals including...

Outgoing WB director pledges support...

Outgoing WB director pledges support...

Dhaka

Sun, Feb 10 2019

When the Rohingya issue was discussed at the meeting, the prime minister said the international community...

Trump nominates critic of global institutions...

Trump nominates critic of global institutions...

North America

Thu, Feb 7 2019

The nomination of Malpass signals that the Trump administration wants a firmer grip on the World...

Bangladesh second largest IDA...

Bangladesh second largest IDA...

Business

Wed, Feb 6 2019

IDA has financed more than 12,000 development projects through loans and grants

World Bank: Bangladesh on right track...

World Bank: Bangladesh on right track...

Economy

Tue, Feb 5 2019

Bangladesh has 3% of the global extreme poor population

Kamal: WB will increase assistance to...

Kamal: WB will increase assistance to...

Bangladesh

Fri, Feb 1 2019

'Bangladesh is now a country of immense potential…our capacity has increased a lot and that’s...

Report: Declining farm output creating...

Report: Declining farm output creating...

Climate Change

Sun, Jan 27 2019

The USGAO report focused on global climate change impact on migration

ACC clears Abul Hossain from Padma Bridge...

ACC clears Abul Hossain from Padma Bridge...

Corruption

Wed, Jan 23 2019

The graft watchdog on Tuesday officially cleared his name from the allegations in a letter sent to the...