Move to raise Tk 8.78t from bond mkt to propel economic growth

Coordinated efforts are on to raise Tk 8.78 trillion from...

StanChart projects 7.2pc growth for Bangladesh

Bangladesh economy is likely to grow at a rate of...

Kishoreganj EZ obtains final licence

The Kishoreganj Economic Zone (KEZ), a concern of Nitol Niloy...

New money laundering rules define working areas of investigators

The Ministry of Finance (MoF) has issued the long-awaited rules...

Post-LDC challenge lies in incentivising exports

Bangladesh in all likelihood would face challenges in relation to...

BIDA for reform of 'fiscal depreciation' provision in tax law

The Bangladesh Investment Development Authority (BIDA) has recently suggested updating...

Employment rate in BD exceeds global average: ILO

International Labour Organisation (ILO) has said the employment rate in...

Incentive pays off as exports to new mkts on upswing

The government's efforts to incentivise the exporters reaching out to...

NBR plans 32 more tax zones across Bangladesh

The government has decided to establish 32 more tax zones...

Export performance of many sectors falls short of expectations

Exports from many sectors in the economy either took slow...

BB warns of fraud in Fintech services

Bangladesh's payment service providers will have to take prompt remedial...

Bangladesh, UAE to sign two agreements

Bangladesh and the United Arab Emirates (UAE) will sign two...

Proposed KEZ set to get licence

The proposed Kishoreganj Economic Zone (KEZ), a venture of Nitol...

VAT collection hits record high at DITF

In the month-long Dhaka International Trade Fair (DITF), a record...

Savers walk a tightrope as NSC sales go online

Many savers find themselves in a difficult situation while purchasing...

SoEs get bounty amid worries over default

The pace of converting debts of state firms into equity...

PC under stress to add fresh projects to RADP

The Planning Commission (PC) is being pressurised to include fresh...

BD trade deficit in H1 narrows slightly

Bangladesh's trade deficit narrowed slightly in the first half (H1)...

BD received $28b foreign investments in five years

Bangladesh received more than $28 billion in investment from 45...

Export earnings register 13.39pc growth in July-Jan period

The country’s export earnings maintained its positive trend with a...

Poland mulls investing $1.0b in mining sector

Poland’s first Deputy Minister of Energy Grzegorz Tobiszowski on Wednesday...

ADB approves $50m loan for microenterprise dev

The government and the Asian Development Bank (ADB) have signed...

Debt cancellation unit mandatory to recover write-off loans: BB

All scheduled banks in the country have to create a...