Widening 15km road costs Tk 2.26 billion!

A 15.5-kilometre regional highway is going to be widened at...

Metro-rail project stands to suffer for mass deputations

A faulty recruitment plan mainly focused on deputations for metro-rail...

NBR considering alternatives to boost revenue collection

National Board of Revenue (NBR) is putting emphasis on disposing...

SMEs to get $240m as loans

Bangladesh Bank (BB) has created a US$240 million refinancing fund...

NBR starts ‘tracking’ taxpayers’ money to ensure its proper use

The National Board of Revenue (NBR) has started 'tracking' the...

Leather tech fair opens

A three-day exposition on leather, leather goods and footwear sector...

Record 4.96m tonnes of vegetables produced in FY17: BBS

Country has witnessed a record production of over 4.96 million...

Amu for SME research centre among D-8

A research centre on small and medium enterprises (SME) is...

Food production drops by 943,000 tonnes: BBS

Untimely floods in Bangladesh have caused food production to drop...

Uncertainty still hovers over Padma rail link

Financing Padma rail link, part of a dream project on...

Lenders oppose WB move to make movables into surety

A World Bank move to make intangible movables such as...

BD to be leading actor in global footwear market, say experts

Commerce Minister Tofail Ahmed, flanked by other dignitaries, poses for...

July-Oct witnesses only 14.51pc ADP implementation

The implementation rate of the Annual Development programme (ADP) during...

Bangladesh further down in wealth distribution report

The citizens of Bangladesh with some other low-income countries in...

15 mills produce 60,000 tonnes sugar: Amu

The country has produced nearly 60,000 tonnes of sugar in...

Trade cost cut lies at core of regional integration

It is cheaper for Sri Lanka to trade with Brazil...

BGMEA requests govt to form wage board for RMG workers

A move has been initiated to raise the minimum monthly...

Remittance surge by 6.9pc in four months

Remittance in the first four months of current fiscal surpassed...

IATA to help BD aviation sector grow

IATA (International Air Transport Association) has expressed its keen interest...

GDP growth 7.28pc, per capita income $1,610

The Bangladesh economy has recorded 7.28 per cent growth in...

ECNEC clears ‘Sheikh Hasina Cantonment’ project

The government has initiated a project to set up ‘Sheikh...

Economy underperforms for some shortcomings

Bangladesh economy goes on underperforming for some limiting factors like...

Tofail seeks more Singaporean investment in EZs

As government allows 100 per cent foreign investments in Bangladesh’s...