FDI to reach $8b in two years: Planning minister

Foreign direct investment (FDI) will increase by seven to eight...

ADB for bundling farm insurance with credit

There is a need for bundling agricultural risk coverage with...

BEZA learning from Asian zoning experience

The concept of economic zone is now considered one of...

Govt's gross borrowing from banking system soars

The government's gross borrowing from the banking system jumped suddenly...

World Bank for complete overhaul of warehouses act

The country's age-old warehouses act has become totally outdated, and...

Govt to review savings tools' rates : Muhith

The government is going to review the existing yield rates...

Location makes Mirsarai hot cake for investors

Just 20 years back, land-starved Bangladesh was blessed with a...

Children likely to get priority in next budget

The government is likely to prioritise issues relating to children...

Unapproved projects rule chart

The government has included a record number of 1,664 unapproved...

Land disputes threaten Sreehatta zone

The fate of Sreehatta economic zone is hanging in the...

FDI from China up slightly in 2017

Net inflow of Foreign Direct Investment (FDI) from China increased...

Moheskhali’s blooming into industrial hub looks likely

Southeastern Moheskhali may blossom into an 'integrated' industrial hub as...

NGOs call for recognising women’s unpaid work

There is a need for recognising women's unpaid work that...

NEC approves Tk 1.73 trillion ADP for FY19

The National Economic Council (NEC) has approved a Tk 1.73...

India, Bangladesh finalise framework deal on $500m LOC

India and Bangladesh on Wednesday finalized framework agreement to implement...

IMF projects 7.0pc growth in FY '18

Bangladesh economy is set to grow by 7.0 per cent...

Forex reserve falls below US$ 32b

Country's foreign exchange reserve (forex) fell below US$ 32 billion...

NEC to approve Tk 1.73t Annual Development Programme today

The National Economic Council (NEC) is set to approve a...

'Fake audit reports hamper tax collection'

Tax evasion by many a company forging financial statements is...

Move to open direct banking channel with Russia

A move is underway to establish direct banking channel between...

Large loans make up 57.27pc of banks’ total lending

Large loans account for around 57.27 per cent of the...

Workers’ outflow halves as Saudi jobs disappear

Employment opportunity for Bangladeshi workers has shrunk in Saudi Arabia...

B'desh economy to overtake Taiwan by 2030

Bangladesh is a "minor" power among the 25 selected nations...