• ADB to provide $200m to support women entrepreneurs

    DHAKA : The government today signed a $200 million loan agreements with Asian Development Bank (ADB) to help small and medium-sized enterprises (SMEs) in rural Bangladesh. Economic Relations Division (ERD) Secretary (In-charge) Kazi Shofiqul Azam and the ADB Country Director in Bangladesh Kazuhiko Higuchi inked the loan agreement on behalf of their respective sides at ERD … বিস্তারিত »

  • 8pc GDP growth in next two-year: Muhith

    DHAKA : Finance Minister AMA Muhith today expressed his firm hope that the country would attain 8.0 percent GDP growth in next two-year. “Next two years will be very good for Bangladesh. It is highly optimistic to reach 8 percent growth at the end of next two-year,” he said while addressing as the chief guest … বিস্তারিত »

  • Tofail deplores Indian anti-dumping duty on jute products

    DHAKA : Commerce Minister Tofail Ahmed today deplored the recent Indian imposition of anti-dumping duty on Bangladesh jute products, but hoped that the neighboring country would soon remove all trade barriers to further existing ties. “It is a matter of great regret that India has imposed anti-dumping duty on Bangladesh jute goods which are supposed … বিস্তারিত »

  • NBR to introduce email services to stop harassments

    DHAKA : National Board of Revenue (NBR) will launch feedback email services in its three departments to stop harassment of businessmen and all other taxpayers. The three departments are income tax, value added tax (VAT) and excise. The taxpayers will get all remedies by informing the authorities about harassment by tax officers or any other … বিস্তারিত »

  • DSE turnover crosses Tk. 1800 crore

    DHAKA : With active participation of retail and institutional investors, the daily turnover value at Dhaka Stock Exchange (DSE) on Monday crossed Taka 1800 crore, the highest in over five years. The day’s trade value at the close of Monday’s trade stood at Taka 1,856.52 crore, which was the highest after July 25, 2011 when … বিস্তারিত »

  • BB gets 66 proposals for long term financing

    Dhaka : Bangladesh Bank (BB) has already got 66 project proposals involving US$ 403.63 million through different private banks to facilitate long term financing under the World Bank funded Financial Sector Support Project (FSSP). “We have already approved 19 proposals with $90.26 million, of which $12.02 million has been disbursed, rest of the approved amount … বিস্তারিত »

  • GDP to reach 8pc in 2 years: Muhith

    KUAKATA : Finance Minister Abul Maal Abdul Muhith today said that Bangladesh would attain 8.0 percent GDP growth in two years. “The economy already attained over 7.0 percent growth, marking a golden era for the country,” the finance minister said, noting that Bangladesh had already established its image as a country where people are busy … বিস্তারিত »

  • Arastoo Khan assures IBBL employees of job security

    DHAKA :  The newly appointed Islami Bank Bangladesh Limited (IBBL) Chairman Arastoo Khan today assured the officials and employees of the bank that they can perform their duties more smoothly than before. “I have assured the IBBL officials and employees that we have no intension to dismiss or sack anyone from this bank,” he told … বিস্তারিত »

  • Payza and SureCash signed an agreement

    Dhaka, ‍ : Payza Bangladesh and SureCash signed an agreement recently at SureCash head office to enable payment interoperability and enhance online payment solution in Bangladesh. The partnership will enable Payza and SureCash account holders to transfer electronic money from one account to the other in real-time, and enable Payza members to use SureCash agent … বিস্তারিত »