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ADB approves $0.5m in grant to improve Bangladesh’s business competitiveness

The Asian Development Bank (ADB) has approved $0.5 million in...

Greenfield FDI inflow into Bangladesh falls drastically

Greenfield foreign direct investment (FDI) in Bangladesh declined by 84...

Jordan to hire over 12,000 RMG workers from Bangladesh

Jordan’s readymade garments (RMG) sector will recruit over 12,000 skilled...

Forex reserve crosses $42b for first time

The country’s foreign exchange (forex) reserve crossed $42 billion mark...

AIT on common wheat import waived

The National Board of Revenue (NBR) has waived advance income...

38 NRBs to get CIP status

The government has selected 38 non-resident Bangladeshis (NRBs) to award...

Stimulus, remittances cause liquidity glut on the banks

The advance-deposit ratio (ADR) of the country's banking sector dropped...

Out-of-pocket healthcare expense pushes 5.0m into poverty a year

Catastrophic health expenditure due to rise in non-communicable diseases (NCDs)...

Plan to integrate southern region indispensable to maximise benefits from Padma Bridge: Economists

Economists on Saturday urged the government to make 'complementary' investments...

Start-ups face fund crisis to sustain amid pandemic, experts say

Speakers at a national dialogue said funds crisis are the...

BGMEA says Bangladesh will lose $4.0b in EU sans duty-free gains

Bangladesh's garment exporters will lose $4 billion if the European...

Bangladesh bets on preferential trade terms to boost export earnings

As Bangladesh looks forward to graduating out of the least...

Padma Bridge to initiate industrial revolution in 21 districts, experts say

Bangladesh’s economy will get a huge boost with the expected...

Dhaka likely to receive $1.0b WB, ADB funds for purchasing corona vaccine

Two major lenders are expected to provide US$1.0 billion in...

Bangladesh's imports may be costlier due to freight charges

The global shipping crisis has fuelled freight charges, thus making...

BB imposes additional 1.0pc general provision against unclassified loans

The central bank has imposed an additional 1.0 per cent...

Dhaka needs to join RCEP or enter a deal, suggest stakeholders

Experts and analysts during a webinar on Thursday said Bangladesh...

Pandemic era poor be covered by safety schemes, analysts ask govt

The government needs to enhance the coverage of social protection...

Bangladeshi banks see no competitive atmosphere, says ex-governor

Former governor of Bangladesh Bank Dr Mohammed Farashuddin on Thursday...

Tk 276b shortfall in NBR's tax earning in five months

The revenue authority faced a Tk 275.56 billion shortfall in...

Policymakers urged to shun 'growth obsession’, address inequality instead

Speakers at a discussion on Thursday urged the government to...

‘Reference point’ for Dutch-Bangladesh investment collaboration launched  

A new study has identified a number of key areas...

Bangladesh's 90pc extreme poor families earn less than 1.0 dollar a day

As much as 90 per cent extreme-poor families have a...