ADP implementation rate hits record high in FY18

The implementation rate of the Annual Development Programme (ADP) hit...

Compliant businesses can apply for AEO status

The National Board of Revenue (NBR) allows businesses with satisfactory...

BD could make good use of IDA loans: WB

Bangladesh could make good use of low cost International Development...

SoCBs to give funds to PCBs at 6.0pc interest

The state-owned commercial banks (SoCBs) have agreed to provide deposit...

'Meat production increases by 7 times in 9 years'

The annual meat production increased by seven times in the...

FBCCI seeks strong supervision over single digit lending rate

Hailing the reduced lending rate by the banks, the country’s...

NBR misses revised target by 9.0pc, original 17.0pc

Tax-revenue mobilised by the National Board of Revenue (NBR) fell...

Emphasis on proper policies to avoid middle-income trap

ICCB emphasised on timely action to avoid falling into the...

Guideline on NPL write-off underway

The central bank is set to make a new guideline...

Net sales of savings tools up in 11 months

The net sale of state-run savings instruments increased by 2.0...

Central bank will print 1,200m currencies and banknotes

The Bangladesh Bank (BB) will print 1,200 million pieces of...

Fresh energy exploration bidding round soon

The government eyes launching a new bidding round within the...

BD-linked money in the Swiss banks drops 27 per cent

The amount of Bangladesh-linked funds in the banks of Switzerland...

BB eases rules on bank guarantee to foreign firms

The central bank has relaxed regulations, allowing commercial banks to...

WB loans $715m to improve primary education, BBS

The government on Thursday signed two financing agreements totalling $715...

JS passes Tk 4.64 trillion budget for FY19

The Jatiya Sangsad (JS) today passed a Tk 4.64 trillion...

Parliament passes Finance Bill 2018

The Jatiya Sangsad (JS) passed the Finance Bill 2018 on...

Ministry-wise allocation barely rises in five years

The ministry-wise allocation for climate change-related projects has hardly increased...

BIMSTEC countries may get common power grid

A memorandum of understanding (MoU) for the establishment of a...

AIIB seeks to finance two transport sector projects

The Asian Infrastructure Investment Bank (AIIB) has shown interest in...

JS set to pass Finance Bill today

The finance bill of proposed budget for the fiscal year,...

RHD takes ‘unviable’ road project at inflated cost

The Roads and Highways Department (RHD) has taken up a...

Govt’s debt from bond sales set to fall 13pc

The government liabilities, in terms of borrowing through domestic debt...