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BD getting $400m AIIB budget support

BD getting $400m AIIB budget support

A US$400-million budget-support credit is forthcoming from the Asian Infrastructure Investment Bank (AIIB) for Bangladesh to help implement critical structural reforms meant for building climate resilience in development activity.   Mainstreaming climate-change adaptation and-mitigation

CPD for structured energy budget to ensure sustainability

CPD for structured energy budget to ensure sustainability

The Centre for Policy Dialogue (CPD) on Sunday laid emphasis on the structured budget for the power and energy sector to ensure energy sustainability in the country. The think-tank also observed that without proper planning, allocation, implementation and monitoring, both energy sustainability and

April transactions thru  MFS up by 16pc

April transactions thru MFS up by 16pc

Transactions through mobile financial services (MFS) increased by nearly 16 per cent year on year in April last, implying people's growing trust in this digital platform. According to data from the central bank, a record high of Tk 1.45 trillion was transacted by using services mainly from bKash,

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