ADB to provide $45.4m to promote solar-powered irrigation

The Asian Development Bank (ADB) will provide Bangladesh with US$...

Govt envisages 12m employment by 2030

The government envisages generating 12 million employment by 2030 through...

Call to launch Sukuk for liquidity management

Experts at a seminar on Wednesday called for introducing 'Sukuk'...

Exports see 5.81pc growth in FY18

Country’s overall exports grew 5.81 per cent in the outgoing...

'500 mmcfd LNG supply by this month'

The government will start the supply of 500 mmcfd liquefied...

Energy exploration: Santos, KrisEnergy carry out 3D seismic survey

The joint venture (JV) of Australian Santos and Singapore's KrisEnergy...

Dhaka-Ctg expressway project: RHD likely to invite tender in a month

A delay in taking the decision on the Dhaka-Chittagong expressway...

World Bank projects 6.7pc growth this fiscal

The World Bank (WB) has projected 6.7 per cent economic...

Remittance inflow soars 17pc to $14.98b in last fiscal year

The inflow of remittance jumped by more than 17 per...

BD received foreign assistance of $24b in 9 yrs: Muhith

Bangladesh received foreign assistance amounting to US$24 billion from various...

Indian ex-WTO envoy praises BD’s apparel sector

Former Indian Permanent Representative to the World Trade Organization (WTO)...

ADP implementation rate hits record high in FY18

The implementation rate of the Annual Development Programme (ADP) hit...

Compliant businesses can apply for AEO status

The National Board of Revenue (NBR) allows businesses with satisfactory...

BD could make good use of IDA loans: WB

Bangladesh could make good use of low cost International Development...

SoCBs to give funds to PCBs at 6.0pc interest

The state-owned commercial banks (SoCBs) have agreed to provide deposit...

'Meat production increases by 7 times in 9 years'

The annual meat production increased by seven times in the...

FBCCI seeks strong supervision over single digit lending rate

Hailing the reduced lending rate by the banks, the country’s...

NBR misses revised target by 9.0pc, original 17.0pc

Tax-revenue mobilised by the National Board of Revenue (NBR) fell...

Emphasis on proper policies to avoid middle-income trap

ICCB emphasised on timely action to avoid falling into the...

Guideline on NPL write-off underway

The central bank is set to make a new guideline...

Net sales of savings tools up in 11 months

The net sale of state-run savings instruments increased by 2.0...

Central bank will print 1,200m currencies and banknotes

The Bangladesh Bank (BB) will print 1,200 million pieces of...

Fresh energy exploration bidding round soon

The government eyes launching a new bidding round within the...