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MLT foreign loans jump by 80pc in FY18

Medium and long-term (MLT) loans in the past fiscal year...

Bangladesh 57th top exporting country

Bangladesh has been ranked as the 57th top merchandise exporting...

Rosatom starts installation of core catcher at Rooppur nuclear power plant

  Russian Rosatom has started installation of the core catcher...

Azerbaijan’s drilling co eyes to expand activity in Bangladesh

Azerbaijan’s drilling company SOCAR-AQS intends to expand its activity in...

BB pumps Tk 3.6b into three banks

The Bangladesh Bank (BB) injected funds amounting to nearly Tk...

BD to participate at World Skills Competition in Russia

Bangladesh is going to participate at the World Skills Competition...

BJMC gets Tk 1.0b fund for paying wages to workers

The government has funded Tk 1.0 billion to provide wages...

Call rate rise unlikely ahead of Eid-ul-Azha

The inter-bank call money rate is unlikely to rise ahead...

Bangladesh to increase wheat imports 10pc in 2018/19

Bangladesh will import around 6.5 million tonnes of wheat in...

Dhaka city to get 0.85m pre-paid meters

The government has approved a Tk 6.58 billion project to...

Mahathir for opening up BD worker recruitment to all agencies

The Malaysian government wants to open up the recruitment of...

Export earnings grow by 20pc in July

Country's earnings from goods exports grew nearly 20 per cent...

ECNEC approves Tk 8.26b livelihood programme

The Executive Committee of the National Economic Council (ECNEC) today...

'Huge foreign investment will come in FY19'

Planning Minister AHM Mustafa Kamal has said Bangladesh will receive...

WB confirms $510m loan to improve secondary education

The World Bank has confirmed $510 million loan to enhance...

Dhaka-Ctg Expressway project: Cost soars to Tk 335b for huge land acquisition

The projected high spending for land acquisition has propelled the...

Bangabandhu’s killing hit ‘economic take-off’

Participants at a seminar in the city on Sunday recalled...

BDT depreciation set to fuel external debt stocks

The local currency's depreciation against dollar is set to raise...

Padma bridge may miss deadline

Slightly over two-fifths of physical work of the Padma bridge...

Outbound jobs drop by 24 per cent

The country's overseas employment dropped by more than 24 per...

Ratio of BD's black economy slipping, says IMF paper

The ratio of the shadow economy in Bangladesh in terms...

$350m ADB assistance for Rohingya rehabilitation, education, power

The Asian Development Bank (ADB) will provide US$350 million assistance...

India's rural-urban mobile ownership gap is worse than Bangladesh

India has nearly one billion phone users and yet there...