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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...

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