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Govt keen on ITFC credits as ADB looks noncommittal

Syful Islam February 03, 2018 10:23:08

A government body eagerly looks to the International Islamic Trade Finance Corporation (ITFC) as main source for financing huge investment needs in the emerging LNG sector, officials said. It found t...

ADB to provide addl $200m for urban infrastructure

FE Report September 20, 2017 10:13:16

The Asian Development Bank (ADB) will provide US$200 million in additional loan for the infrastructure development of 35 municipalities across the country. The Manila-based lender extended the addi...

Floating seedbeds gaining popularity in Sirajganj

Roving Correspondent September 10, 2017 13:30:04

SIRAJGANJ, Sept 09: Floating seedbed is gaining popularity in the district. Hundreds of trained peasants of the flood prone area have set up seedbeds on some hectares of inundated lands during the sea...

Govt sets ambitious soft aid flow target this fiscal

FHM Humayan Kabir September 09, 2017 10:07:59

The government eyes disbursement of nearly US$7.0-billion concessional foreign assistance this financial year, an ambitious 35 per cent rise over last fiscal, to meet huge fund needs. Even, officia...

Businesses struggle to access sufficient credit: ADB

-- September 06, 2017 19:32:07

Businesses of all sizes continue to struggle to access sufficient credit, resulting in a global trade finance gap of $1.5 trillion in 2016, according to an Asian Development Bank (ADB) brief released...

DB detain drug pedlar with Yaba

FE Online Desk August 15, 2017 08:21:46

Detective Branch (DB) of police arrested an alleged drug pedlar along with more than 200 pieces of Yaba tablets from Jonny tower area under Keraniganj police station of Dhaka city early Tuesday.  ...

4032 students receive DBBL scholarship

FE Report August 13, 2017 04:02:53

Dutch-Bangla Bank Saturday awarded scholarship to 4,032 students who passed SSC and equivalent examinations in 2017 and are now studying at higher secondary level in different colleges of the country...