Bangladesh creating ultra-wealthy population

Bangladesh is creating fastest-growing ultra wealthy population over the past...

NPLs soar by over 20pc

Despite close monitoring by the central bank, the amount of...

ADB to provide $357m to develop power lines

The Asian Development Bank (ADB) will provide $350 million in...

Regional lending gap threatens SDGs: Study

The big regional lending gap emerged one of the major...

No capital outflow, ‘invest at home’

The issue of inequality has an international dimension as the...

AIIB to invest $270m in clean water project

The Asian Infrastructure Investment Bank (AIIB) plans to invest $270...

US action against N Korean hacker a major progress: BB

Bangladesh will examine the legal aspects of being a party...

GDP growth to reach 8.25pc in FY19: Kamal

Planning Minister AHM Mustafa Kamal has expressed his high hope...

Inflation slips to 5.48pc in August

The general point to point inflation rate dropped 0.54 per...

NBR's TP Cell still a lame duck

Transfer Pricing Cell (TPC) of National Board of Revenue (NBR)...

Govt's borrowing from banks may go up this month

The government is set to raise bank borrowing significantly in...

Bangladesh attracts $3.0b FDI in FY18

Bangladesh has attracted nearly 3.0 billion US dollars in Foreign...

Aug remittance flow rises 7.0pc

The flow of remittances grew by more than 7.0 per...

NEC approves 100-yr delta plan

The National Economic Council (NEC) has approved the long-awaited mega...

PC defers 6th FYP review report sharing programme

The General Economics Division (GED) suspended the 6th five-year plan...

Collateral fraud: BB to introduce information bank by March

The Bangladesh Bank is going to introduce an 'information bank'...

BB moves to raise remittance flow from Japan, S Korea

The central bank of Bangladesh has taken initiatives to expedite...

BoP hits negative territory in seven years

Bangladesh's overall balance of payments (BoP) posted US$ 885 million...

Interest rate spread falls to 4.31pc in July

Interest rate spread in the country's banking sector decreased in...

BB decides to sue RCBC to recover stolen reserve

The Bangladesh Bank (BB) will file a case against the...

Aus paddy harvest starts, bumper yield likely

The harvest of Aus paddy has begun across the country,...

AIIB directors to visit development projects

A high-powered delegation from China-led Asian Infrastructure Investment Bank (AIIB)...

PM for categorising 14 sectors to tap Bimstec potentials

Prime Minister Sheikh Hasina on Thursday proposed categorising 14 sectors...