Manpower export to Singapore on downswing

The outflow of Bangladeshi workers to Singapore declined significantly in...

GDP growth beats ADB forecast

Country’s growth has surpassed last forecast at the Asian Development...

LDC graduation: Planning minister calls for more int'l support

Planning Minister AHM Mustafa Kamal has urged the global development...

Bangladesh calls for increased global support during graduation period

Planning Minister AHM Mustafa Kamal urged global development and trading...

BB denies gold scam report

The Bangladesh Bank has claimed that the gold kept by...

Muhith seeks info on state of banks

Finance Minister AMA Muhith has sought detailed and updated information...

Bidding for Laldia terminal by July

The bidding for the construction of Laldia multi-purpose terminal in...

Microcredit gains momentum

The number of microcredit beneficiaries across the country rose significantly...

Record govt servants to retire this FY

A record number of public servants are set to go...

BD’s position drops in global innovation index

The position of Bangladesh in the latest global index of...

Secondary trading slips by 62pc in FY ‘18

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

BB asks banks to remain alert over import-export mismatch

Bangladesh Bank (BB) governor Fazle Kabir on Saturday called the...

New exportables up for cash incentives

New eligible traditional and non-traditional export items are going to...

Procurement troubles plague execution of Indian LoC projects

Bangladesh and India recently sat together to review eight slow-moving...

NBR software in the offing to check banks’ VAT evasion

The National Board of Revenue (NBR) is going to install...

Current account deficit crosses $9.0b in 11 months

The country's current account deficit crossed $ 9.0 billion in...

Govt’s bank borrowing balloons as ADP execution revs up

The government's net borrowing from the banking system marked an...

FY '18 foreign aid flow up by 66pc

The flow of foreign aid into Bangladesh surged by a...

BR announces start of Padma Rail project work

The Bangladesh Railway (BR) formally announced the commencement of Padma...

BPDB, GE sign deal for Moheshkhali power plant

The Bangladesh Power Development Board has signed a deal with...

BD leading global push to get transitional benefits

Bangladesh is leading a global push for getting the LDC-related...

BB faces tough task to lower inflation after spike

The central bank may face a challenge to bring down...

China-BD exhibition centre gets ECNEC nod

The China-Bangladesh exhibition centre at Purbachal in Dhaka was finally...