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Manpower export awaits 'big boost' in 2020

The government is planning to send more workers abroad in...

Vegetable can expedite pace of economic progress: Agriculture minister

Terming vegetable farming as a potential sector of the country,...

One-fourth of approved projects get revised in 2019

The top economic policymaking body has revised a good number...

Private credit unlikely to grow: Bankers

Private credit growth is unlikely to pick up in the...

'Bangladesh economy to outshine Malaysia, Singapore, Hong Kong by 2024'

Bangladesh’s economy will outshine the economy of Malaysia, Hong Kong...

Private sector credit growth drops below 10pc

Before bringing down the lending rates to single digit, the...

Gear up efforts to ensure duty-free market access

The government on Thursday directed the Bangladesh missions abroad to...

Foreign aid rises by 9.0pc in Jul-Nov

Foreign aid commitment to Bangladesh dropped by 47 per cent...

Banks’ rural branches rise to 10,467

Banks are fast expanding into rural areas to bring the...

Medium-term strategy: 'Revenue think-tank' to support formulation

The government has decided to establish a 'revenue think-tank' to...

Remittance rises by 18pc in 2019

Inward remittance grew by nearly 18 per cent to a...

Single-digit interest rate likely from April: Minister

Finance Minister AHM Mustafa Kamal on Wednesday said the implementation...

Flashback 2019 Economy: RMG sector faces ups and downs

The country's readymade garment (RMG) sector went through ups and...

Retrieving laundered money: Govt body moots tax detectives in BD missions

A government body has suggested appointing 'tax detectives' in Bangladesh...

Flashback 2019 Economy: GDP growth only bright spot

Almost all key economic indicators fell in 2019, though GDP...

Falling exports, slow pvt credit major weaknesses

The country's businesses identified negative export growth, revenue shortfall, falling...

Ministry doubles LNG import terminal, re-gasification capacity

The power and energy ministry doubled the LNG import terminal...

Robust growth is something to cheer about in 2019

The economy has faced a number of new challenges on...

Govt debt edges up in FY '19

Public debt increased slightly in the last financial year (FY)...

Slower external trade may impact growth

The slowdown in its external trade might hurt the country's...

Starting upbeat, BD economy ends 2019 tanking

Bangladesh began 2019 with things looking up on the economic...

Remittance flow to rise 18pc in the outgoing yr

The flow of inward remittance is set to jump more...

Lower tax growth delays routine budget review

The slow revenue mobilisation has started impacting the national budget...