Wednesday, January 20, 2021
BB eases outward remittance rules for foreigners
Bangladesh Bank (BB) further relaxed outward remittance rules for foreigners working in the country’s economic zones (EZs), export processing zones (EPZs) and hi-tech parks (HTPs).
7 January 2021, 22:11
Remittances see over 37pc growth in first 6 months
Inward remittances witnessed a massive growth of 37.6 per cent in the first six months of the current fiscal 2020-21, over the corresponding period of the previous fiscal
3 January 2021, 21:14
2020 in retrospect
Seven ‘wonders’ of the economy
The economy has been hit hard by the outbreak of coronavirus, but several shocking 'wonders' have emerged on the scene in Bangladesh during the crisis
31 December 2020, 16:18
Remittance of over 10 billion dollars in 5 months
Remittance soars, boosting the economy and creating a record in foreign exchange reserves
1 December 2020, 21:37
Death in foreign lands
Ill-fated expats missing last tribute from families
Israil Bhuiyan from Brahmanbaria died in Iraq on 23 September and his family applied to the Wage Earners' Welfare Board on the following day to bring back his dead body
28 November 2020, 21:31
Expats remit 1.06 billion dollars in 12 days
In just 12 days of the current month November, the country has received over 1.06 billion dollars (106 crore dollars) in remittance.
16 November 2020, 20:41
'Remittance inflow increases by 43.24pc in 4 months'
Expatriate Bangladeshis sent US$8,825 million remittances in the first four months of the current fiscal 2020-21, which is 43.24 per cent higher than the amount of corresponding period of the ...
1 November 2020, 22:57
Bangladesh to rank 8th in remittance receiving: WB
World Bank has projected that Bangladesh will witness increased remittance inflow and will secure eighth position in the world in terms of inward remittance flow in 2020.
31 October 2020, 20:40
We can do development works with loan from our banks: PM Hasina
Prime minister Sheikh Hasina has asked the private banks to supplement the government’s credit programme for the small traders under its stimulus packages announced to offset the COVID-19 fallout
28 October 2020, 19:42
Economy on track to recovery
The overall economy, hit hard by the coronavirus, is on the way to recovery as several indicators of micro economy are improving, economists have said.
11 October 2020, 13:55