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Social groups urge mass debt relief...

Social groups urge mass debt relief...

World

Tue, Apr 7 2020

The World Bank has also approved a $14 billion Covid-19 response package

Coronavirus: WB fast-tracks $100m support...

Coronavirus: WB fast-tracks $100m support...

Coronavirus

Sat, Apr 4 2020

The support will help upgrade health facilities manage, treat coronavirus cases

WB provides $350m grant for Rohingya,...

WB provides $350m grant for Rohingya,...

Rohingya Crisis

Wed, Apr 1 2020

Till date, the World Bank has provided a total of $480 million in grants to enable Bangladesh to deal...

Kamal seeks WB, IMF supports to face...

Kamal seeks WB, IMF supports to face...

Business

Wed, Mar 25 2020

The finance minister makes the call while addressing a video conference with the World Bank and IMF headquarters...

World Bank approves $14bn package for...

World Bank approves $14bn package for...

Banks

Wed, Mar 18 2020

Bangladesh wants $100 million in assistance from the World Bank

Tackling coronavirus: Bangladesh seeks...

Tackling coronavirus: Govt seeks $100m...

Current Affairs

Mon, Mar 16 2020

The global lender says it will work with the government to process the request

US leads global fight against coronavirus...

US leads global fight against coronavirus...

World

Wed, Mar 4 2020

The World Bank unveiled a $12 billion aid package to help the world's poorest nations

Ensuring efficient insurance...

Ensuring efficient insurance...

Editorial

Mon, Mar 2 2020

The PM herself noted the need to educate the population, in particular the youth, on insurance

WB report: Bangladesh needs more $7.8bn...

WB report: Bangladesh needs more $7.8bn...

Bangladesh

Fri, Feb 21 2020

'For Bangladesh, improving road safety is a national development priority' 

BIDA Chairman: WB’s ease of doing business...

BIDA Chairman: WB’s ease of doing business...

Business

Thu, Feb 20 2020

He also said it was not imperative to follow the WB’s prescriptions to create an investment friendly...

WB terms Bangladesh as poverty reduction...

WB terms Bangladesh as poverty reduction...

Bangladesh

Wed, Jan 29 2020

It reiterated its commitment to help Bangladesh sustain high economic growth

Breaking through the glass ceiling

Breaking through the glass ceiling

Editorial

Sun, Jan 26 2020

When it comes to supporting female entrepreneurs, there remains a glass ceiling

Our economy can overcome the hurdles...

Our economy can overcome the hurdles...

Opinion

Sat, Jan 11 2020

There has been little to address Bangladesh’s problem of tax collection

WB projects 7.2% GDP growth for Bangladesh...

WB projects 7.2% GDP growth for Bangladesh...

Economy

Fri, Jan 10 2020

On September 25, the Asian Development Bank (ADB) projected 8% GDP growth in Bangladesh

WB, Bangladesh launch climate smart...

WB, Bangladesh launch climate smart...

Business

Wed, Dec 11 2019

The plan has a total investment of $809 million by 2041

WB: Bangladesh needs climate smart...

WB: Bangladesh needs climate smart...

Dhaka

Wed, Dec 11 2019

Bangladesh’s agricultural productivity growth has been among the highest in the world

Overcoming our growth challenges

Overcoming our growth challenges

Uncategorized

Sun, Nov 17 2019

Moving forward through business dynamism, a diversified product market, and greater skills

WB report: Improving transport and logistics...

WB report: Improving transport and logistics...

Bangladesh

Wed, Nov 13 2019

Eliminating congestion could lower logistics costs by 7% to 35%

WB EDs meet PM, assure to continue support...

WB EDs meet PM, assure to continue support...

Bangladesh

Tue, Nov 5 2019

'We have witnessed ‘incredible development’ in Bangladesh and the country is much ahead...

Bangladesh, WB sign $100mn financing...

Bangladesh, WB sign $100mn deal

Bangladesh

Wed, Oct 30 2019

The project will provide safe piped water to residents of selected municipalities

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