Connect economics with morality to build poverty-free society

Prof Dr Rehman Sobhan identified on Thursday a number of...

Directors destroyed Farmers Bank, Sylhet to get flyover: Muhith

The Finance Minister has said that the directors of The...

Banks, NBFIs asked to operate interbank card transactions thru NPSB

The central bank has asked the all the banks and...

BB raises EDF allocation by 20 per cent

The central bank has increased the allocation of Export Development...

Most businesses yet to obtain e-BIN though deadline nears

Around 95 per cent of the businesses having VAT registration...

ADP implementation 20.11pc in five months

Implementation rate of the annual development programme (ADP) during the...

Five key barriers to PPP project implementation

Five key challenges should be addressed to effectively implement the...

Foreign aid inflow jumps by 91pc in five months

Bangladesh received US$1.72 billion worth of foreign aid in July-November...

Govt revenue receipts far off lofty target

Government revenue receipts remain far off an 'ambitious' target set...

Chittagong port moves 27 notches up in container-handling

The country’s main seaport has set a record by advancing...

WB approves more loans for social safety-net programmes

The World Bank (WB) has approved a loan of $245...

Banks’ falling asset quality may weaken lending capability

Declining asset quality of Bangladesh's banks could weaken their lending...

‘Banks should court mergers and acquisitions for bailout’

Banks in Bangladesh should go through mergers and acquisitions, which...

Thrust on stopping fake currency flow between India, BD

A joint task force has emphasised on increasing cooperation between...

Amu seeks Japanese investment in automobile sector

Industries Minister Amir Hossain Amu has sought more Japanese investment...

Proposal to float separate procurement division faces opposition

The planning minister disagrees on a proposal made by the...

BD spends one-third of what WHO recommends

Bangladesh still has a per-capita health expenditure of US$ 37...

Country’s brand value keeps on rising

The brand value of Bangladesh as a nation has been...

Import orders scale all-time high of $16.10b

The country's overall import orders recorded an all-time high of...

Dutch organisation to ensure RMG workers' health

A development organisation of Netherlands is set to help in...

ADB okays $100m more for microfinance programme

The Asian Development Bank (ADB) has approved an additional $100...

UN projects 7.1pc growth for BD this year

The United Nations has projected that Bangladesh economy will grow...

ADB keeps BD's growth projection unchanged

The Asian Development Bank (ADB) in its latest outlook supplement...