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8 million people out of poverty in six...

8 million people out of poverty in six...

Development

Mon, Oct 7 2019

54%vulnerable to falling back into poverty

Jica to continue strong support for...

Jica to continue strong support for...

Development

Sat, Sep 21 2019

It hopes to make Moheshkhali-Matarbari area an energy and power hub

Momen seeks international financial...

Momen seeks international financial...

Bangladesh

Thu, Sep 19 2019

The government has formed 16 Ministerial committees to collect funds in order to achieve 17 goals within...

ADB to provide around $5bn to Bangladesh...

ADB to provide around $5bn to Bangladesh...

Development

Fri, Sep 13 2019

ADB country director for Bangladesh briefed prime minister recently

PM: Undertake uplift schemes in planned...

PM: Undertake uplift schemes in planned...

Dhaka

Thu, Sep 12 2019

The premier suggested constructing sewerage line on one side of the proposed projects instead of all...

ADB to fund for expansion of four...

ADB to fund for expansion of four...

Development

Wed, Sep 4 2019

There will be a separate lane for slow-moving vehicles as well

Ecnec gives nod to 13 projects worth...

Ecnec gives nod to 13 projects worth...

Development

Tue, Jul 9 2019

The approval came from the first Ecnec meeting of the current fiscal year

Bangladesh sees highest ever power...

Bangladesh sees highest ever power...

Development

Wed, May 29 2019

Earlier on May 21, the country witnessed the second highest power generation of 12,057MW

Bangladesh signs $100.5m deal with World...

Bangladesh signs $100.5m deal with WB...

Development

Wed, May 29 2019

The project will upgrade living conditions in four Dhaka neighbourhoods

From Dhaka to Comilla in just 90...

From Dhaka to Comilla in just 90...

Development

Sun, May 26 2019

Previously, it took eight to 10 hours to reach Dhaka from Comilla

11th Padma Bridge span to be installed...

11th Padma Bridge span to be installed...

Development

Thu, May 23 2019

Two other temporary spans have also been set up

Tk2,02,721 crore highest ever ADP okayed...

Tk2,02,721 crore highest ever ADP okayed...

Development

Tue, May 21 2019

The outlay is 21.39% higher than the revised ADP

Quader: 67% work of Padma Bridge...

Quader: 67% work of Padma Bridge...

Development

Mon, May 20 2019

The 13th span is likely to be installed soon

Project launched to reduce adverse impact...

Project launched to reduce adverse impact...

Development

Wed, Apr 24 2019

This project aims to gather data from 72,000 people to devise an efficient disaster management and mitigation...

CPD questions 8.13% growth in current...

CPD questions 8.13% growth in current...

Economy

Tue, Apr 23 2019

CPD has said projected GDP growth in FY19 is driven by the growth of the manufacturing sector

10th Padma Bridge span installed

10th Padma Bridge span installed

Development

Tue, Apr 23 2019

This is the ninth span, from the Zajira point, to be installed

10th Padma Bridge span to be installed...

10th Padma Bridge span to be installed...

Development

Mon, Apr 22 2019

The latest span will be installed on the 33rd and 34th pillars of the bridge

1.5km of Padma Bridge now visible as...

1.5km of Padma Bridge now visible as...

Development

Wed, Apr 10 2019

On March 22, the eighth span of the Padma Bridge was installed at Zajira point

World Bank: Bangladesh among world’s...

World Bank: Bangladesh among world’s...

Development

Thu, Apr 4 2019

A World Bank report also projected a 7.3% GDP growth for FY2019

PM lays foundation stones of 24 economic...

PM lays foundation stones of 24 economic...

Development

Wed, Apr 3 2019

The schemes will open up a new horizon in industrialization

ADB: Bangladesh will see fastest GDP...

ADB: Bangladesh will see fastest GDP...

Development

Wed, Apr 3 2019

To sustain the robust growth, reforms in various areas are required including strengthening of the banking...