Govt. set to borrow BDT 55b from banks for Nov

Dhaka, Bangladesh, Nov. 3 -- The Bangladesh government is set to borrow a net BDT 55 billion from the banking system for the month of November to partly meet its budget deficit. It may take up to BDT... Read More

Weekly Review: Stocks slump amid 'poor' dividend

Dhaka, Bangladesh, Nov. 3 -- Bangladesh's stocks suffered losses in the outgoing week that ended on Thursday as nervous investors dumped their holdings amid 'poor' dividend declarations. Week on week... Read More

Stocks extend losing streak for third day

Dhaka, Bangladesh, Oct. 30 -- Bangladesh's stocks extended the losing streak for the third straight session on Tuesday as worried investors continued their selling spree on sector-wise shares. DSEX, ... Read More

External debt servicing rises in Q1 of FY '20

Dhaka, Bangladesh, Oct. 30 -- External debt servicing of the government increased by nearly US$52 million in the first quarter (Q1) of the current fiscal year (FY), 2019-2020, compared to that of the ... Read More

Bangladesh's stocks see another setback on Monday

Dhaka, Bangladesh, Oct. 29 -- Bangladesh's stocks witnessed yet another setback on Monday as investors dumped their holdings to prevent further losses. DSEX, the prime index of Dhaka Stock Exchange (... Read More

Govt. bank borrowing set to jump in December

Dhaka, Bangladesh, Oct. 29 -- The amount of bank borrowing is set to jump in December as the government will have to pay BDT 110 billion against maturities of its securities particularly 91-day and 18... Read More

Sando-genji exporters to get cash incentives

Dhaka, Bangladesh, Oct. 28 -- The government has included undershirt, locally known as sando-genji, in the list of products eligible for cash incentives for this fiscal year (FY), 2019-20. The sando-... Read More

BB seeks clarification from 49 banks

Dhaka, Bangladesh, Oct. 27 -- The central bank of Bangladesh has sought explanation from 49 banks for the alleged harassment of their customers in opening fresh accounts, officials said. The Banglade... Read More

Weekly review: Bangladesh's stocks end flat after volatile trading

Dhaka, Bangladesh, Oct. 27 -- Bangladesh's stocks ended almost flat in the outgoing week that ended on Thursday as investors mostly followed cautious stance amid ongoing volatile market trend. Week o... Read More

Bangladesh's stocks Fall significantly on Tuesday

Dhaka, Bangladesh, Oct. 23 -- Bangladesh's stocks fell significantly on Tuesday as investors dumped their holdings to prevent further losses. DSEX, the prime index of the DSE, plunged 52.74 points or... Read More