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Asian and European markets tumbled 

Why only 1 crore people pay taxes? asks Muhith

Finance Minister AMA Muhith on Tuesday wondered why only one crore people pay taxes

Bangladesh goes up one notch in WB's Doing Business Report

Bangladesh has shown the sign of slight improvement as the World Bank’s Doing Business

Number of banks, FIs bigger than need: Muhith

Finance Minister AMA Muhith on Wednesday admitted that the number of banks and financial

Ecnec approves Tk 19,779 cr projects

The Executive Committee of the National Economic Council (Ecnec) on Tuesday approved 21 projects

NBR rolling out e-fiscal devices to check VAT evasion

The National Board of Revenue (NBR) has taken an initiative to procure and install

BB signs MFA with 3 more private banks

Bangladesh Bank on Sunday signed a Master Facility Agreement (MFA) with threemoreselected commercial banks

Inflation slightly declines to 5.43pc in Sept: Minister

The overall inflation in the country slightly eased to 5.43 percent in September last

IMF forecasts 7.1% economic growth for 2019

Bangladesh's economy is expected to grow by 7.1 percent in 2019, according to the

Govt aims at cutting poverty by 1.8 pc a year: Muhith

Finance Minister Abul Maal Abdul Muhith on Wednesday said that government has set a

FY 2018-'19: World Bank projects 7 pc GDP growth

The World Bank has projected a seven percent GDP growth for Bangladesh in the

Muhith digs at Jatiya Oikya Prokriya, says its outcome ‘zero’

Taking a swipe at Jatiya Oikya Prokriya, Finance Minister AMA Muhith on Sunday said

BNP now seeks permission to hold rally Sunday

BNP on Thursday sought fresh permission from the Dhaka Metropolitan Police (DMP) authorities to

ADB approves $500 mn loan to support education in Bangladesh

The Board of Directors of the Asian Development Bank (ADB) has approved a$500million loan

ADB projects 7.5% growth for FY19

The Asian Development Bank has projected 7.5 percent economic growth for Bangladesh for the current fiscal year, slightly below than

India plans to take power from Arunachal to Bihar thru’ Bangladesh

A joint technical team of Dhaka and New Delhi will now review the feasibility

Rohingyas want dignity, identity: WB Vice President

Visiting World Bank Vice President for South Asia Region Hartwig Schafer on Tuesday said

Govt employees to get 5pc interest home loan from Oct 1

Four state-owned banks and Bangladesh House Building Finance Corporation (BHBFC) on Tuesday signed a

‘India plans waterway freight corridor via BD to NE states’

India is working on a plan to set up a waterway freight corridor to

Trading at Benapole halted for 3rd day

The export-import activities between Bangladesh and India through Benapole land port has been remained

Bangladesh offers special economic zone for Qatari investors

Bangladesh has invited Qatari investors to invest in Bangladesh saying the government is ready

Bangladesh to sign FTA with Vietnam, other potential countries: Tofail

Commerce Minister Tofail Ahmed on Thursday said the government will take necessary initiative to

Hasina-Modi jointly unveil e-plaques for ground-breaking of two projects

Prime Minister Sheikh Hasina and Indian Prime Minister Narendra Modi Wednesday

PM seeks India’s continued support for BD’s development

Prime Minister Sheikh Hasina on Tuesday said she looks forward to continued support from

Grameen Nippon launched in Japan

Grameen Nippon, the Japanese version of Grameen Bank, has recently been launched in Tokyo

Bangladesh hit record 7.86 percent GDP growth

Bangladesh has posted the highest-ever 7.86 percent GDP growth in 2017-18 financial year, well

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