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The Financial Express

Japan's aid to Bangladesh surpasses WB, ADB lending

Japan has emerged as Bangladesh's largest lender in terms of...

Bidding for importing LNG from spot market to continue

The government will continue to float tenders to import liquefied...

Borrowing from banking system set to be negative, thanks to slow ADP spending

The government's net borrowing from the country's banking system is...

Dhaka drops plan to negotiate FTA with US

The government has backtracked from a plan to propose the...

Bangladesh's tax revenue increases in first half despite Covid-19 fallout

The country's tax revenue collection grew by 2.10 per cent...

Expats can convert Taka for transfering 75pc of income: BB rules

The central bank has relaxed regulations, allowing banks to transfer...

BB eases outward remittance rules for foreigners

Bangladesh Bank (BB) further relaxed outward remittance rules for foreigners...

Downtrend in RMG export may continue until April, BGMEA president says

President of Bangladesh Garment Manufacturers and Exporters Association (BGMEA) Dr...

Bangladesh sets target to produce 4,500 tonnes of jute seed in five years

The government has set a target to produce 4,500 tonnes...

Finance minister slams changing forecasts by World Bank, IMF

Finance Minister AHM Mustafa Kamal on Wednesday came down heavily...

Bangladesh economy not in the middle of the pack, WB indicates

The country's economic growth rate for the current fiscal year...

Majority TIN-holders didn't submit tax returns; NBR may get tough on them

A total of 2.6 million or 52.41 per cent of...

Bank deposits surge despite lower interest rate

The deposit growth in the country's banking sector increased by...

Finance minister sees no mismatch in economy

Finance Minister AHM Mustafa Kamal has reiterated that the economy...

Banks required to keep additional 1.0pc general provisioning, BB clarifies

All the scheduled banks will have to keep additional 1.0...

NBR to review duty on rice, onion for addressing price volatility

The National Board of Revenue (NBR) is in the process...

Export earnings dip again amid Covid second wave

Bangladesh’s export earnings have plummeted once again due to the...

Bangladesh lucrative investment destination in between India, China, says FM

Foreign Minister Dr AK Abdul Momen on Tuesday said Bangladesh,...

Inflation slightly declines in December

The general point-to-point inflation rate came down by 0.23 percentage...

Tax from black money surges to Tk 102b as over 7,600 cleanse income

Some Tk 102.20 billion undisclosed income came into the formal...

Outward FDI from Bangladesh drops in FY20

Net outflow of foreign direct investment (FDI) from Bangladesh declined...

Aid flow to Bangladesh rises 34pc in July-Nov

Foreign aid disbursement by development partners jumped by 34 per...