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Economic News

Tk 100 crore released for dev of municipalities

DHAKA, August 18, 2017 (BSS) - Local government division has released Taka 100 crore as first and second installments of block allocation from annual development budget for fiscal 2017-18 for the dev...More...

US and Japan discuss speeding up bilateral trade talks

WASHINGTON, Aug 18, 2017 (BSS/AFP) - The US and Japan on Thursday discussed accelerating talks on strengthening bilateral trade as well as bolstering economic relations, ...More...

BB cuts interest rate of green transformation fund

DHAKA, August 17, 2017 (BSS) - Bangladesh Bank (BB) has reduced the interest rate of green transformation fund for export oriented textile and textile products and leat...More...

Bangladesh stepping into higher growth trajectory

DHAKA, Aug 17, 2017 (BSS)-Bangladesh GDP (PPP) was $628 billion, and it was projected to increase to $3,064 billion in 2050, according to a report of PricewaterhouseCoo...More...

Japan trade surplus shrinks in July

TOKYO, Aug 17, 2017 (BSS/AFP) - Japan recorded a double-digit drop in its trade surplus in July as costs of energy imports rose on a weaker yen, government data showed Th...More...

Industrial enterprises asked to submit proposals to BIDA for external loans

DHAKA, August 16, 2017 (BSS)- The private sector industrial enterprises in Bangladesh will have to submit to Bangladesh Investment Development Authority (BIDA) their a...More...