Dhaka sounds positive as Delhi pushes for CEPA

India is pressing Bangladesh to sign a comprehensive economic partnership...

Economists for environ fiscal reform

A group of economists suggested on Thursday the government conduct...

Exports to China fall

Absence of direct marketing, limited exportables and language are major...

Free-of-cost remittance service likely: Muhith

The government is considering introducing a system so that the...

Re-gasified LNG supply declines as vessel from Qatar fails to dock

RasGas's second LNG-carrying vessel has been struggling to dock with...

Budget execution lowest in four yrs

The budget implementation rate has fallen to its lowest level...

$110m more ADB loan for urban health services

The Asian Development Bank (ADB) has approved an additional loan...

Devise ‘mechanism’ to make best use of climate fund

Experts at a dialogue have laid emphasis on transparency, accountability...

Move underway to revise STP again

A move has been taken to revise the city transport...

Per capita income rises to $1,751

The per capita income rose to $1,751 in the last...

GDP growth hits 7.86pc, exceeding expectations

Bangladesh economy has attained a stirring 7.86 per cent growth...

Imports witness 16pc growth in July

A whopping 274 per cent rise in fuel oil import...

BD needs assistance from IFC in bigger way: Muhith

Finance Minister Abul Maal Abdul Muhith has said Bangladesh needs...

Job creation, fiscal stability to be hurdles

Creating enough jobs, improving investment climate and ensuring financial stability...

Expert suggests Ctg port takeover by int'l operators

The management of the country's main sea port Chittagong should...

Urban pollution costs BD $6.5 billion every year: WB report

Bangladesh loses about $6.5 billion due to pollution and environmental...

LGED in a hurry to take up road projects

The government is in a hurry to get rural infrastructure...

Secondary trading of t-bills, bonds drop 62pc in Jan-Aug

Secondary trading of treasury bills and treasury bonds dropped sharply...

Islamic banks’ investment jumps by 17pc in FY18

Total investment by the country’s Islamic banking industry stood at...

Carbon tax can juice up BD GDP: WB

Bangladesh can boost its tax-GDP ratio by around 10 per...

WB lists barriers that make long-term finance scarce

The World Bank has identified five impediments to developing long-term...

Loan restructuring goes awry as borrowers violate terms

The special loan restructuring facility offered to some businesses on...

BKB to disburse Tk 2.02bn loans in Narsingdi

Bangladesh Krishi Bank (BKB) Narsingdi region has taken a plan...