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Political News


  • CPJ urges Bangladesh's president to return Digital Security Act to ...
  • Digital Security Bill: CPJ urges govt to review
  • CPJ urges Bangladesh president to return Digital Security Act to JS ...
  • President, PM condole demise of Vietnamese President
  • WB vice president due Sunday
  • Rohingya crisis to dominate PM's UN visit
  • PM leaves London for New York
  • India, Bangladesh members of same family: Prime Minister ...
  • No scope for long-term stay of Rohingyas in Bangladesh
  • PM flies to London en route to New York
  • Rohingya crisis to dominate PM's UN visit
  • PM leaves London for New York
  • India, Bangladesh members of same family: Prime Minister ...
  • No scope for long-term stay of Rohingyas in Bangladesh
  • Quality of economic growth improves
  • Bangladesh hits record 7.86% GDP growth
  • Expedition Of Mega-Projects To Support Bangladesh's Growth
  • GDP growth reaches 7.86pc in final count
  • 'GDP growth rate expected to reach 8.25% this year'
  • How much has the youth gained from growth?
  • Bangladesh woos Qatar to invest in offshore blocks
  • Shohoz Raises $15 Million Funding Round to Win Bangladesh's ...
  • Bangladesh seeks wider investments from India
  • Bangladesh, Saudi Arabia marching ahead with shared visions ...
  • European Investors Are Hungry for a Taste of Pot Stocks
  • Expedition Of Mega-Projects To Support Bangladesh's Growth
  • The population growth dilemma
  • Rich in Bangladesh rising faster than anywhere
  • QFC keen on developing partnerships in Bangladesh, says CEO al ...
  • Rapid population growth and attendant poverty will peak in Africa
  • Shohoz Raises $15 Million Funding Round to Win Bangladesh's ...
  • Quality of economic growth improves
  • Expedition Of Mega-Projects To Support Bangladesh's Growth
  • HSBC felicitates top exporters
  • OPEC, allies agree not to further increase oil production
  • Bangladesh, Saudi Arabia marching ahead with shared visions ...
  • Growth momentum building up
  • Quality of economic growth improves
  • Expedition Of Mega-Projects To Support Bangladesh's Growth
  • HSBC felicitates top exporters
  • Bangladesh budget lacks clarity about source of fund: CPD
  • Bangladesh unveils Tk 4.65 trillion budget for FY19
  • Budget aims to please all
  • Creating fiscal space to finance development
  • No VAT on remittance: NBR
  • Tax measures to hurt middle class
  • Bangladesh budget lacks clarity about source of fund: CPD
  • Bangladesh unveils Tk 4.65 trillion budget for FY19
  • Budget aims to please all
  • Debt burden won't rise much
  • Cautionary stance on hard loans
  • Mega projects need expert management
  • Emergence of South Asia as the fastest growing region is a major ...
  • Prof. Rehman Sobhan
  • चीन ने तैयार किया बांग्‍लादेश की बर्बादी का ...
  • Respect Pakistan's sovereignty and legitimate security concerns ...

    Bangladesh Leaders


    President


  • Amit Shah's termite remark unwanted: Bangladesh Minister
  • Digital Security Bill: CPJ urges govt to review
  • WB vice president due Sunday

    Speaker of Parliament


  • Current parliament to have one last session in Oct
  • Criteria for Division I irrational, discriminatory: eminent citizens
  • Parliament passes freedom fighters welfare bill

    Prime Minister


  • Rohingya crisis to dominate PM's UN visit
  • PM leaves London for New York
  • PM Hasina goes to London en route to New York for the UNGA

    Deputy Prime Minister


  • PM reaches Nepal to attend Bimstec summit
  • Deputy PM: Vietnam-Bangladesh ties enjoy positive development
  • Bangladesh, Saudi Arabia marching ahead with shared visions ...

    Minister of Economy


  • Investors can enjoy liberal policy in Bangladesh: Minister
  • India extends new projects to Dhaka ahead of Bangladesh polls
  • Bangladesh, Saudi Arabia marching ahead with shared visions ...

    Minister of Agriculture


  • Bangladesh, Saudi Arabia marching ahead with shared visions ...
  • FG indicates interest in Bangladesh's flood resistant seeds
  • 'Common people are now getting benefits of govt development ...

    Minister of Culture


  • Nasir Ali's photo exhibition on Sultan begins in city
  • PM Narendra Modi & Banglesh's Sheikh Hasina decide to take ties ...
  • Five Bangladeshi and four foreign artists awarded

    Minister of Defense


  • Bangladesh, Saudi Arabia marching ahead with shared visions ...
  • Chinese navy hospital ship docks in Venezuela amid crisis
  • Bangladesh: Hasina's Despotic Approach in Quelling Political ...

    Minister of Education


  • Bangladesh minister proposes forming joint investment forum with ...
  • Reshuffle in admin: 10 districts get new DCs
  • Bangladesh, Saudi Arabia marching ahead with shared visions ...

    Minister of Energy


  • Bangladesh minister proposes forming joint investment forum with ...
  • Investors can enjoy liberal policy in Bangladesh: Minister
  • Minister Pun off to Bangladesh to attend Energy Week

    Minister of Finance


  • Finance minister: Daily mobile banking transactions near Tk1,000 cr ...
  • Only two pvt banks lower lending rate to single digit
  • Bangladesh, Saudi Arabia marching ahead with shared visions ...

    Minister of Foreign Affairs


  • Bangladesh minister proposes forming joint investment forum with ...
  • Foreign minister: Solution to Rohingya crisis lies with Myanmar
  • Indian commerce minister arrives in Dhaka today

    Minister of Internal Affairs


  • Amit Shah's termite remark unwanted: Bangladesh Minister
  • Govt issues directives to end Tabligh Jamaat internal dispute
  • Modi's Teesta pledge on the verge of failure

    Minister of Justice


  • Ex-chief justice Sinha made up new stories with false claims: Law ...
  • Ex-Bangladesh chief justice SK Sinha's new book accuses country's ...
  • In his book, Justice Sinha says he was 'exiled' by government

    Minister of Health


  • Govt approves four new medical colleges, says health minister
  • Bangladesh set to unveil a five-year project to improve healthcare
  • Bangladesh, Saudi Arabia marching ahead with shared visions ...

    Minister of Infrastructure


  • Investors can enjoy liberal policy in Bangladesh: Minister
  • Netherlands to help Bangladesh implement Delta Plan 2100
  • Bangladesh, Saudi Arabia marching ahead with shared visions ...

    Minister of Sports


  • Parliament passes Nat'l Sports Council Bill
  • Bangladesh passes controversial digital security law despite protests
  • Families of 2 ex-footballers, hockey player get flats from PM

    Director of State Security Service


  • National security wrap
  • Kenyans to establish Coast Guard after law passed
  • Bangladesh: Hasina's Despotic Approach in Quelling Political ...

    Chairman National Bank


  • How the ANC tried to bully Standard Bank CEO
  • Outstanding Loans in Banking Sector: Big chunk held by bank owners
  • The Man Steering Pakistan's Economy Isn't Afraid to Take Risks

    Permanent Representative to the UN


  • PM leaves London for New York
  • PM reaches London en route to New York
  • PM Hasina goes to London en route to New York for the UNGA

    Presidents Chief of Staff


  • Global teachers' meet-2018 begins in Dhaka
  • Former US presidents swipe at Trump as they honour John McCain
  • The Secret Plot to Tie the Hands of Italy's Populist Government

    Chairman of Supreme Court


  • Bangladesh: Chief Justice Ousted after Resisting PM's Demands ...
  • Details of Thursday hearing for Kavanaugh accuser to be set
  • Criteria for Division I irrational, discriminatory: eminent citizens

    Opposition


  • Maldives' opposition presidential candidate claims victory
  • Bangladesh: BNP looks for broader opposition unity ahead of ...
  • Bangladesh Opposition Demands Release of Leader Before ...

    Economic News and Data


    GDP

  • Bangladesh hits record 7.86% GDP growth
  • 'GDP growth rate expected to reach 8.25% this year'
  • Bangladesh's GDP grew by record 7.86pc in FY18, experts doubt
  • Expedition Of Mega-Projects To Support Bangladesh's Growth
  • Bangladesh's GDP growth to reach 8.25pc in FY19, says minister
  • Bangladesh hits record 7.86% GDP growth
  • 'GDP growth rate expected to reach 8.25% this year'
  • Bangladesh's GDP grew by record 7.86pc in FY18, experts doubt
  • Expedition Of Mega-Projects To Support Bangladesh's Growth
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    Investment

  • Bangladesh woos Qatar to invest in offshore blocks
  • Shohoz Raises $15 Million Funding Round to Win Bangladesh's ...
  • Bangladesh seeks wider investments from India
  • Bangladesh, Saudi Arabia marching ahead with shared visions ...
  • European Investors Are Hungry for a Taste of Pot Stocks
  • Expedition Of Mega-Projects To Support Bangladesh's Growth
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    Demographics

  • The population growth dilemma
  • Rich in Bangladesh rising faster than anywhere
  • QFC keen on developing partnerships in Bangladesh, says CEO al ...
  • Rapid population growth and attendant poverty will peak in Africa
  • Shohoz Raises $15 Million Funding Round to Win Bangladesh's ...
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    Export/Import

  • Quality of economic growth improves
  • Expedition Of Mega-Projects To Support Bangladesh's Growth
  • HSBC felicitates top exporters
  • OPEC, allies agree not to further increase oil production
  • Bangladesh, Saudi Arabia marching ahead with shared visions ...
  • Growth momentum building up
  • Quality of economic growth improves
  • Expedition Of Mega-Projects To Support Bangladesh's Growth
  • HSBC felicitates top exporters
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    Public Spending

  • Bangladesh budget lacks clarity about source of fund: CPD
  • Bangladesh unveils Tk 4.65 trillion budget for FY19
  • Budget aims to please all
  • Creating fiscal space to finance development
  • No VAT on remittance: NBR
  • Tax measures to hurt middle class
  • Bangladesh budget lacks clarity about source of fund: CPD
  • Bangladesh unveils Tk 4.65 trillion budget for FY19
  • Budget aims to please all
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    Public Debt

  • Debt burden won't rise much
  • Cautionary stance on hard loans
  • Mega projects need expert management
  • Emergence of South Asia as the fastest growing region is a major ...
  • Prof. Rehman Sobhan
  • चीन ने तैयार किया बांग्‍लादेश की बर्बादी का ...
  • Respect Pakistan's sovereignty and legitimate security concerns ...
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