Bangladesh's stocks extend losing streak for fourth session

Dhaka, Bangladesh, Dec. 11 -- Bangladesh's stocks extended the losing streak for the fourth straight session on Tuesday as panic-driven investors continued their selling binge amid growing concern ove... Read More

BB's committee to finalize report soon

Dhaka, Bangladesh, Dec. 10 -- The Bangladesh Bank (BB)'s high-powered committee is going to finalize its report within a couple of days with recommendations how to bring down the industrial lending ra... Read More

Bangladesh stocks dip further amid lower trading

Dhaka, Bangladesh, Dec. 10 -- Bangladesh's stocks plunged further on Monday as worried investors continued their selling binge on major sectors issues amid growing concern over the country's overall e... Read More

Bangladesh forex reserve crosses $32b again

Dhaka, Bangladesh, Dec. 9 -- Bangladesh's foreign exchange (forex) reserve has crossed US$32 billion further despite of falling trend in export earnings in the recent months. The forex reserve rose t... Read More

DSEX dips below 4,600-mark after three years

Dhaka, Bangladesh, Dec. 9 -- The prime index of the Dhaka Stock Exchange dipped below the 'psychological' threshold of 4,600-mark after three years on Sunday as investors dumped their holdings to prev... Read More

Govt. avails OD facility from BB

Dhaka, Bangladesh, Dec. 9 -- The government has started availing overdraft (OD) drawing facility from the central bank to meet its day-to-day expenditures. The government's account deficit stood at B... Read More

Tax revenue falls BDT 202b short of July-Oct target

Dhaka, Bangladesh, Dec. 5 -- The first four months of the current fiscal year (FY), 2019-2020, saw a tax revenue shortfall by nearly 24 per cent or BDT 202.20 billion against the target. The National... Read More

Bangladesh relaxes rules on buyer's credit payment

Dhaka, Bangladesh, Dec. 5 -- The central bank of Bangladesh has relaxed regulations on short-term buyer's and supplier's credit borrowed from overseas sources for making payments on import of industri... Read More

Bangladesh forex reserve reaches $31.90bn

Dhaka, Bangladesh, Dec. 4 -- Bangladesh foreign currency reserve reached at US$31.90 billion on Tuesday following receiving a fund worth $60 million from the World Bank. The country's forex reserve r... Read More

Bangladesh receives over $7.50b remittance in 5 months

Dhaka, Bangladesh, Dec. 4 -- The inflow of remittances crossed US$7.50 billion in the first five months of the current fiscal year (FY) as the government started providing incentive to the beneficiari... Read More