Bangladesh to hold talks with Dubai firm for LPG terminal

Bangladesh will hold talks with Dubai-based Emirates National Oil Company...

Experts blame BB for inadequate channelling of green financing

Channelling of green financing in Bangladesh remains largely inadequate, as...

Remittance inflow rises by 32pc in September

Remittance inflow to Bangladesh increased about 32 per cent in...

Move to restore navigability of four rivers

The government plans to restore navigability of Old Brahmaputra, Dharla,...

World Bank forecasts 7.0pc growth for Bangladesh in FY19

The World Bank has forecast a growth rate of 7.0...

BB concerned over upward non-food inflation, inflation expectations 

Rising non-food inflation and expectations for upward inflation may become...

Five more sectors may get incentives under PPP

Projects under five more sectors are likely to be made...

Family debt lowest in 14 years: Global study

The country's household debt as percentage of gross domestic product...

Green investment increases by 8.9pc in April-June quarter

Investments in green initiatives have increased by 8.90 per cent...

Ten cos to get 400 acres of land in EZs

Prime Minister's Office (PMO) has permitted Bangladesh Economic Zones Authority...

ADB approves loan of $500m to upgrade primary education

The Asian Development Bank (ADB) has decided to give a...

Govt targets 36.4m MT rice production in FY19

The government has set a target of producing at 36.4...

Dhaka, Delhi agree on CEPA deal

Dhaka and New Delhi have agreed to forge the comprehensive...

ADB projects 7.5pc growth for FY19

The Asian Development Bank (ADB) has projected 7.5 per cent...

Banks to offer single-digit rate soon: Muhith

Finance Minister A M A Muhith has expressed the hope...

Private foreign borrowing now costlier than before

Amid impending risks, foreign borrowing by the country's private sector...

Experts warn on crony capitalism gripping country

Bangladesh is going through a 'crony capitalism' phase due to...

US wants to invest in telecom sector

The United States has expressed its interest to investment in...

Waning grant flow impacting budget financing

The availability of foreign grant has been declining over the...

‘Bangladesh economy performing well’

Expecting another decade of vibrant economic activities, Finance Minister AMA...

Resource mobilisation biggest challenge to SDGs: Report

Resource mobilisation remains the "biggest challenge" for the implementation of...

Netherlands to help BD export jute products

The Netherlands has assured support for exporting diversified jute products...

Govt to modernize three jute mills

 The government has taken a project for modernization and expansion...