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The Financial Express

Top bankers sceptical of 6.0pc deposit rate

The country's top bank executives evinced on Tuesday their grave...

Higher private sector credit flow to ensure more investment: DCCI

Increased private sector credit flow will ensure more investment and...

WB unlikely to lift lending for BD

The World Bank, or WB, is likely to provide US$4.50...

BB gets new director

The government has appointed Nazrul Huda, a former deputy governor...

Get policy right to develop non-apparel sectors

Leather and footwear, plastics and light engineering have been identified...

Deficit financing widens by 130pc in four months

The government's deficit financing grew by 130 per cent in...

WB projects 7.2pc GDP growth for Bangladesh in FY20

The World Bank has projected 7.2 per cent GDP growth...

NBR cancels transfer, posting, promotion of 350 officials

The National Board of Revenue (NBR) has cancelled all the...

100,000 Bangladeshi workers deported from abroad in 2019

More than 100,000 Bangladeshi workers were sent back from abroad...

BB releases e-KYC guideline

The central bank of Bangladesh issued a circular on Wednesday...

BD has enough room to gain in IT era, says economist

Emerging economies like Bangladesh can benefit to a great extent...

Only six China-funded projects roll so far

After a lapse of three years into signing a deal...

Trade deficit ups slightly in July-Nov

Country’s bilateral trade deficit with the rest of the world...

1.0pc cash incentive on FoB for RMG exporters

All readymade garment (RMG) exporters will receive 1.0 per cent...

ADP execution 26pc in first half

The government agencies' execution of projects in the first half...

Average inflation up, marginally, in 2019

The average inflation rate has increased by 0.04 percentage points...

H1 corporate taxes from large units miss target by Tk 5.67b

At least five large commercial banks paid less in corporate...

Govt sets RMG export target at $50b in FY21

The government has set a target of $50.0 billion readymade...

Living cost rises 6.5pc in 2019: CAB

Living costs increased by 6.5 per cent in Dhaka in...

VAT waiver of land mutation fees likely

The government is considering exempting 15 per cent VAT on...

After reserves, hackers now target export proceeds

The central bank has asked all banks to remain cautious...

$10m fund set up to boost exports

A $10-million financial grant, Export Readiness Fund (ERF), was launched...

Lending, deposit interest rates: BB asks committee for fresh report

A central bank committee has been reassigned to prepare a...