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Economic News

GDP growth on an elevated path - Citibank

DHAKA, Jan 16, 2017 (BSS) - Bangladesh economy managed to grow at an
impressive rate of 7.11 percent in 2015-16 financial year (FY16) signifying strong macroeconomic fundamentals, the US-based Citi...More...

DSE turnover crosses Tk. 1800 crore

DHAKA, Jan 16, 2017 (BSS)- With active participation of retail and institutional investors, the daily turnover value at Dhaka Stock Exchange (DSE) on Monday crossed Taka...More...

SMEs to get $200 million boost from ADB

DHAKA, Jan 16, 2017 (BSS) - The government will sign on Wednesday a $200 million loan deal with the Asian Development Bank (ADB) for giving a further boost to the country's Small and Medium Sized Ent...More...

Sterling tumbles on 'hard Brexit' reports

TOKYO, Jan 16, 2017 (BSS/AFP) - Sterling dropped Monday on reports Britain may be headed for a clean break with the EU, a so-called "hard Brexit", just ahead of a key s...More...

Int'l RMG expo from Jan 18

DHAKA, Jan 15, 2017 (BSS) - Four day international sourcing trade shows on Ready Made Garment (RMG) industry will begin on January 18 in the city.

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Mosharraf for more incentives to investors in economic zones

CHITTAGONG, Jan 15, 2017 (BSS)- Housing and Public Works Minister Engineer Mosharraf Hossain today stressed on providing more incentives, including tax holiday, to the investors in 100 economic zone...More...