President for developing stress tolerant crops

President M Abdul Hamid Thursday asked researchers, experts and others...

Global Hunger Index: Bangladesh condition 'serious' but better than India, Pakistan

Bangladesh has been ranked 88th out of 119 countries on...

Poverty alleviation by 2024: Muhith

Finance Minister AMA Muhith has said Bangladesh will achieve success...

Generous rural power connections far outstrip actual generation

Generous power connections through "unplanned" network expansion in the country's...

IMF projects 7.0pc growth for Bangladesh

International Monetary Fund (IMF) on Tuesday projected that Bangladesh economy...

Apparel exports to China, Japan fall

Bangladesh's apparel exports to China and Japan -- world's second-and...

UNDESA mission exchanges views with FBCCI leaders

A mission from Committee for Development Policy (CDP) Secretariat of...

BD to launch 'Poverty Environment Accounts' system

The government is going to pilot a “Poverty Environment Accounts...

Agro investment crosses Tk 603.8b in eight years

With a view to increasing production of crops and bringing...

Economy faces downside risks

The country's conomy faces some downside risks in the near...

ICMAB organises workshop in Ctg on cost audit

The Chittagong Branch Council (CBC) of the Institute of Cost...

State-run sugar mills' losses reach Tk 30b

State-run sugar mills' losses are gradually increasing as they are...

Rohingya effect on economy: Academics for more research

The influx of more than half a million Rohingya refugees...

Export earnings drop 9.83pc in Sept

The country's earnings from shipment of merchandise products declined by...

Export earnings drop by 10pc in September

Export earnings of Bangladesh dropped to $2.03 billion last month,...

Bangladesh pharma cos eye  Qatar market

As part of expanding its global footprint, Bangladesh’s fast-growing pharmaceutical...

In-house training adds to RMG benefits: ILO

When skill shortage is seen a major constraint to steady...

Govt borrows $1.0b loan for six entities

The government has borrowed nearly US$ 1.0 billion (100 crore)...

Deferred new VAT law faces further vetting

Government's revenue authorities have decided to conduct afresh an impact...

Private sector credit growth rises notably, crosses target

Private sector credit growth increased significantly in August mainly due...

BSEC should exercise ‘its full power’ without looking to govt

The securities regulator BSEC should exercise its full power for...

Central bankers brainstorming sustainable finance

A three-day meet on sustainable finance with delegates from central...

No rice crisis in country now: Minister

Food Minister Qamrul Islam speaks at a workshop on 'Eliminating...