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...

Exporters suffer blow as govt makes contract farming mandatory

The government has made 'contract farming' mandatory for shipment of...

NBR probing luxury car owners’ returns

The National Board of Revenue (NBR) is now examining the...

BB seeks Tk 8.0b for ESF to fund agro-based projects

The central bank has sought an allocation of Tk 8.0...

'BD to be 24th economy in GDP globally by 2032'

Finance Minister A H M Mustafa Kamal hoped that Bangladesh's...

Q1 budget in surplus amid lower revenue

The current budget recorded a Tk 24.07 billion surplus during...

ADB provides $200m to upgrade rural road network in BD

The Asian Development Bank (ADB) and the Government of Bangladesh...

Lower fund demand prompts govt to go for cut in foreign aid allocation

The government is likely to slash foreign aid allocation in...

Living cost in Dhaka rises 6.0 pc in 2018: CAB

Cost of living rose by 6.0 per cent in Dhaka...

Savings tools buying to come under govt scanners

The government is set to create a database of buyers...

No more rise in NPLs from now on: Kamal

Finance Minister AHM Mustafa Kamal said on Thursday non-performing loan...

BB heist: Manila court jails ex-banker

A Philippine court on Thursday held a former bank manager...

WB revises GDP growth forecast to 7.0pc

The World Bank (WB) has projected a 7.0 per cent...

BB report suggests better watch, risk management

The central bank has emphasised improving financial intermediation efficiency by...

Mongla EPZ exports rise sixteen-fold in 10 years

The exports from Mongla Export Processing Zone (EPZ) increased 16...

Govt to sign deal with WB to create quality jobs

The World Bank will provide $250 million to support Bangladesh...

BoP deficit rises to $837m in July-Nov

Bangladesh's overall balance of payment (BoP) recorded US$ 837 million...

New finance minister sounds tough on loan defaulters

Newly-appointed Finance Minister AHM Mustafa Kamal asked the bankers on...

Wages may rise by 10pc in 2019: Survey

Companies may increase wages in Bangladesh by 10 percent in...