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Hasina confident ICT going to be number one export item

Prime minister Sheikh Hasina on Sunday expressed the optimism that the ICT sector will be the biggest contributor to the country’s foreign currency earning …

Government to import 150,000 tons of rice, 50,000 tons of wheat

The Cabinet Committee on Public Purchase approved the purchase proposal in a meeting chaired by …

Bangladesh Bank removes NRB Commercial Bank MD for corruption

Central bank investigators have stacked ten specific allegations against Dewan Mujibur Rahman. Photo: NRB Commercial Bank. The central…

BB removes NRB Commercial Bank MD

Bangladesh Bank today removed NRB Commercial Bank’s Managing Director Dewan Mujibur Rahman over gross irregularities including corruption. Suvangkar Saha,…

BTRC opens bids for 4G licence, spectrum auction

Bangladesh Telecommunication Regulatory Commission on Monday invited applications from eligible entities for awarding 4G licences and published schedule…

Bangladesh sees foreign remittance inflow grow 28% after slump

After a relative slump earlier this year, foreign remittance inflow has started to rise again, and in November alone Bangladeshi workers and expats abroad have sent Tk 1.21 billion through…

Bad debt grows faster than credit in Bangladesh: Report

Only 20 percent of the loans written off by banks in Bangladesh have been recovered…

Bangladesh facing food crisis for first time in 20 years, says finance minister

Finance Minister AMA Muhith has said for the first time in nearly two decades, Bangladesh…

15.56 lakh taxpayers submit returns

A total of 15.56 lakh individuals submitted their income tax returns within the deadline that…

Savings certificates sale on the rise again

People mainly invest in savings certificates as bank interest is low The sale of savings…

Illegal mobile banking transactions create risks, says Ibrahim Khaled

Former Bangladesh Bank Deputy Governor Ibrahim Khaled agrees with former Governor Mohammed Farashuddin’s view that…

Why do so many people want to open banks in Bangladesh?

The total default loans will be Tk125,307 crores More and more businessmen are showing keen…

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