Indian minister to visit Dhaka for diesel pipelines deal

Indian Petroleum Minister Dharmendra Pradhan will soon visit Dhaka to...

High-level meet to review progress of mega projects

Nearly a dozen cost-intensive mega projects are up for a...

Agencies need $77m for Rohingyas: UN

Humanitarian agencies operating in Cox’s Bazar urgently need US $77...

Govt sets ambitious soft aid flow target this fiscal

The government eyes disbursement of nearly US$7.0-billion concessional foreign assistance...

Govt will ask dev partners to increase funding

The government will ask its development partners this week to...

RAKUB board vows to make agro-based economy vibrant

RAJSHAHI, Sept 08 (BSS): Rajshahi Krishi Unnayan Bank (RAKUB) should...

BB heist: Ex-Philippine bank manager may stand trial alone

Philippine prosecutors have recommended the filing of charges against a...

Tax waiver on firms’ salary expenses now conditional

Employers have to ensure return submission on the withholding tax...

Buyers’ credit jumps by 20pc in first half for low interest

The volume of buyers' credit jumped by over 20 per...

REER index up in FY17

Index of Real Effective Exchange Rate (REER) of Bangladeshi currency...

Govt set to revise GDP base year

The government is going to rebase and revise the GDP...

BD performance in financial inclusion not impressive: survey

Bangladesh lags behind neighbouring India and Pakistan in attaining financial...

BB team off to Manila for heist money recovery

Bangladesh’s central bank will send a team of officials to...

NBR sets strategies to collect revenue from large taxpayers

Taxmen hope to harness a higher amount of Tk 550...

Govt resumes borrowing from banks to meet budget deficit

The government restarted borrowing from the banking system, ending over...

Bangladesh for strengthening SAFTA, BIMSTEC

Bangladesh has emphasised on strengthening business alliances like the South...

No ban on rawhide entry to Hazaribagh

The authorities will not stop traders taking rawhide to Hazaribagh...

Int'l seminar on BD agri microfinance Sept 19 in Tokyo

Asian Development Bank Institute (ADBI) will hold a seminar titled...

Non-resident holdings of t-bonds unchanged for five months

Monthly outstanding treasury bonds, held by the non-resident investors, have...

Export to Italy reaches $889m in Jan-July

Country’s merchandise export to Italy reached $889 million in the...

Export to India stands $378.61m in Jan-July

Country’s merchandise export to India reached at $378.10 million in...

Bangladesh seeks easy visa in IOR

Commerce Minister Tofail Ahmed has urged the countries of Indian...

Rakhine to set up economic zone targeting Bangladesh

    Myanmar will start construction work to set up...