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Weekly review: Bangladesh's stocks continue to plummet

Dhaka, Bangladesh, Sept. 21 -- Bangladesh's stocks continued to plummet with key index of the prime bourse tumbling a fresh 33-month low last week, as the government recent measures failed to boost in... Read More


IMF projects GDP growth rate at 7.6% for FY '20

Dhaka, Bangladesh, Sept. 19 -- The International Monetary Fund (IMF) projected that the economy of Bangladesh would grow 7.6 per cent by the end of fiscal year (FY) 2019-20. It also projected the GDP... Read More


DSEX slumps below 4900-mark after 33 months

Dhaka, Bangladesh, Sept. 19 -- The key index of the country's prime bourse slumped below 4,900-mark after more than 33 months, as jittery investors continued to dump their holdings to prevent further ... Read More


BB backtracks from move to cut banks' ADR

Dhaka, Bangladesh, Sept. 18 -- The central bank of Bangladesh has backtracked from its previous decision of slashing the banks' advance-deposit ratio (ADR) aiming to help them invest more for achievin... Read More


Bangladesh's stocks end lower amid low confidence

Dhaka, Bangladesh, Sept. 18 -- Bangladesh's stocks ended lower on Tuesday, a day after the finance minister holding a marathon meeting with the capital market stakeholders to revive the investors' con... Read More


Banks asked to use CMMS with info on punished employees

Dhaka, Bangladesh, Sept. 16 -- The central bank of Bangladesh has amended its directives, asking banks to provide information on penalised employees using the dedicated software. The Bangladesh Bank ... Read More


DSE turnover fells below BDT 4.0b-mark again

Dhaka, Bangladesh, Sept. 16 -- The daily trade turnover on the country's key bourse fell below BDT 4.0 billion-mark once again on Sunday, hitting nearly two months low. Turnover, a crucial indicator ... Read More


Bangladesh doubles freelancers' remittance receipt limit

Dhaka, Bangladesh, Sept. 15 -- The central bank of Bangladesh has doubled the limit of small service exporters for receiving remittances through online gateway operators. These small-value exporters ... Read More


Weekly review: Stocks keep losing as panic sale continues

Dhaka, Bangladesh, Sept. 15 -- Bangladesh's stocks witnessed yet another bearish week, extending the losing streak for the third straight week, as jittery investors continued their selling binge to pr... Read More


Bangladesh's imports fall by 2.46% in July

Dhaka, Bangladesh, Sept. 13 -- Bangladesh's overall import dropped by 2.46 per cent in the first month of the current fiscal year (FY) 2019-20 following announcement of the national budget, officials ... Read More