Padma rail project: Plan to cut need of fund by 38pc on slow work

The progress in work on the government's 'fast-track' Padma railway...

BB to suggest amending three acts, regulations

The Bangladesh Bank (BB) has decided to submit a set...

Growth rate 'insufficient' to absorb workforce

Bangladesh's economy needs to grow at a rate of 8.0...

BEPZA to offer plots at Mirsarai EZ from this year

The Bangladesh Export Processing Zones Authority (BEPZA) is planning to...

Accord’s exit plan next week

A government-formed committee will sit next week to finalise the...

Japan eager to sign FTA with Bangladesh

Japan has shown interest to sign free trade agreement (FTA)...

Conduct household survey to expand tax net

Former finance minister AMA Muhith suggested that the revenue board...

Tk 280b deficit in H1 revenue collection

Tax revenue collection faced a Tk 280 billion shortfall in...

Job creation is H2 MPS’ top priority

The central bank is set to unveil its second half-yearly...

Int’l Customs Day Jan 26

Bangladesh Customs is going to celebrate the International Customs Day...

BB to unveil monetary policy January 30

Bangladesh Bank (BB) will announce its monetary policy for the...

Move to bring foreign workers under tax net

The National Board of Revenue (NBR) is going to form...

Foreign minister to take measures to expedite BBIN initiative

Foreign Minister AK Abdul Momen has said he will take...

Inflation drops slightly in Dec

The point-to-point rate has dropped slightly in December to 5.35...

ECNEC approves eight projects worth Tk 18.93b

The Executive Committee of the National Economic Council (ECNEC) on...

BD FDI flow up despite global decline in 2018

The flow of foreign direct investment (FDI) into the country...

BD expats suffer for inadequate remittance points abroad

Bangladeshi overseas workers have been suffering a serious setback when...

Rich in BD to rise 11.4 pc in five years: Wealth-X

The number of high net-worth (HNW) individuals in Bangladesh will...

Fall in remittance from Italy likely this year

Remittance inflow may see a significant fall this calendar year...

Reduced source tax on export from Jan

The National Board of Revenue (NBR) has decided to make...

Private credit growth edges down in December

Private sector credit growth dropped significantly in December mainly due...

BB introduces new policy to curb default loans

Bangladesh Bank (BB) has introduced a new guideline on Thursday...

Govt's borrowing from banks on track to rise

The government's higher borrowing from both the central bank and...