Country’s NFA rises 3.51pc in March

The latest statistics of the Bangladesh Bank (BB) shows that...

Bangladesh may surpass India in three years

Per capita income of Bangladesh may surpass the same of...

BD’s per capita income may overtake India in three years

Per capital income of Bangladesh may cross that of India...

Venture capital: Govt body to frame policy guideline in six weeks

The government has formed a high-powered committee to formulate a...

Falling budget execution rate gives 'bad signal'

The declining rate of budget implementation over the last few...

Emphasis on skilled labour for sustainable economic growth

Experts on Monday has laid emphasis on skilled labour force...

Defaulters swallow Tk 800b bank money

Lawmakers have identified the legal loopholes as one of the...

BEA recommends Tk 12t alternative budget plan

The Bangladesh Economic Association has recommended a Tk 12 trillion...

Exports get raw deal from both big, small SAARC nations

Exports from Bangladesh to SAARC countries are being subjected to...

Revenue collection at Benapole port declines

The revenue collection at Benapole Land Port has fallen below...

FDI from Singapore drops by two-thirds in 2017

Net inflow of Foreign Direct Investment (FDI) from Singapore declined...

Sonali to inject Tk 1.65b as equity into Farmers Bank

The state-run Sonali Bank has decided to inject Tk 1.65...

BB okays manual for issuing new treasury bond

The central bank has approved a manual for the floating...

ECNEC nods primary education development project, 15 others

A Tk 383.97 billion primary education project was approved on...

Ecnec okays revised Padma Bridge Rail Link Project

The Executive Committee of the National Economic Council (Ecnec)has approved...

PC to revise DPP for curbing misuse of taxpayers' money

The Planning Commission (PC) is set to revise the existing...

IFC offers $40m loan to lower middle-income group

The International Finance Corporation (IFC) has proposed investing up to...

Call to remove VAT on insurance agent commission

Bangladesh Insurance Association (BIA) has demanded withdrawal of VAT on...

Nonprofits trim operations, facing funding headwinds

Stories of Bangladesh's growth and prosperity have swayed the donor...

BB probing 'misreporting' of forex rate

The central bank has started carrying out a special inspection...

BD's tax gap is 7.5pc of GDP: UNESCAP

Tax gap in Bangladesh is estimated at 7.5 per cent...

BD economy to register 7.10pc growth: UN

Bangladesh economy is going to post 7.10 per cent growth...

Land acquisition delay backpedals on regional railway project

The railway's regional connectivity project faced delay as over 100-kilometre...