Govt announces Tk 800m incentives for 700,000 farmers

The government has announced that it will provide small and...

BD to miss SDG target at present pace of housing

The overall housing situation of the country is poor compared...

Transshipment deal with India likely this month

Bangladesh and India are expected to sign this month the...

$515m WB loan for fisheries, roads, forests

The World Bank (WB) has approved $515 million US dollar...

Real estate business expects boom-time

The country's real estate business is expecting a boom-time due...

India proposes six new river routes in transit protocol

The neighbouring India has proposed including six new river routes...

Women’s participation in e-GP low: Experts

The rate of participation of women entrepreneurs in government purchase...

BB sees growth, inflation outlook stable in FY '19

The central bank assumes that political tensions centring on next...

Govt aims to cut poverty by 1.8pc per year: Muhith

Finance Minister Abul Maal Abdul Muhith on Wednesday said that...

BD will be the 26th largest economy in 2030: HSBC

Bangladesh is likely to make the biggest jump in the...

Bangladesh to hold talks with Dubai firm for LPG terminal

Bangladesh will hold talks with Dubai-based Emirates National Oil Company...

Experts blame BB for inadequate channelling of green financing

Channelling of green financing in Bangladesh remains largely inadequate, as...

Remittance inflow rises by 32pc in September

Remittance inflow to Bangladesh increased about 32 per cent in...

Move to restore navigability of four rivers

The government plans to restore navigability of Old Brahmaputra, Dharla,...

World Bank forecasts 7.0pc growth for Bangladesh in FY19

The World Bank has forecast a growth rate of 7.0...

BB concerned over upward non-food inflation, inflation expectations 

Rising non-food inflation and expectations for upward inflation may become...

Five more sectors may get incentives under PPP

Projects under five more sectors are likely to be made...

Family debt lowest in 14 years: Global study

The country's household debt as percentage of gross domestic product...

Green investment increases by 8.9pc in April-June quarter

Investments in green initiatives have increased by 8.90 per cent...

Ten cos to get 400 acres of land in EZs

Prime Minister's Office (PMO) has permitted Bangladesh Economic Zones Authority...

ADB approves loan of $500m to upgrade primary education

The Asian Development Bank (ADB) has decided to give a...

Govt targets 36.4m MT rice production in FY19

The government has set a target of producing at 36.4...

Dhaka, Delhi agree on CEPA deal

Dhaka and New Delhi have agreed to forge the comprehensive...