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Economic News

Brussels talks fail to end Greece bailout impasse

BRUSSELS, Feb 11, 2017 (BSS/AFP) - Talks between Greece and its creditors ended with no breakthrough Friday as months of feuding with the International Monetary Fund rais...More...

BB signs deals with 10 more banks for green transformation fund

DHAKA, Feb 10, 2017 (BSS)-Bangladesh Bank (BB) has signed separate agreements with 10 more private banks to facilitate fund for a long-term financing under the "Green Tr...More...

India submits Mallya extradition request to Britain

NEW DELHI, Feb 10, 2017 (BSS/AFP) - India submitted an extradition request Thursday to Britain to send back the flamboyant tycoon Vijay Mallya to face trial after he fled...More...

Tokyo stocks open higher after Trump promises tax cuts

TOKYO, Feb 10, 2017 (BSS/AFP) - Japanese stocks opened sharply higher Friday,tracking record closes on Wall Street after US President Donald Trump promised to release det...More...

ADB for increasing private investment to maintain pace of growth

DHAKA, Feb 9, 2017 (BSS) - Vice President of Asian Development Bank (ADB) Wencai Zhang today said Bangladesh needs to take steps to increase private investment for maintaining the present trend of ...More...

Investment proposals rise by 36 pc in Oct-Dec '16

DHAKA, Feb 9, 2017 (BSS) - Investment proposals both from local and foreign entrepreneurs surged by 36.85 percent during October-December quarter of 2016, according to the latest data of the Banglad...More...