Saturday, January 16, 2021
WB prediction on Bangladesh economy inconsistent: Finance minister
Finance minister AHM Mustafa Kamal has said that the World Bank is not consistent in its prediction about the economy of Bangladesh.
6 January 2021, 22:54
Govt inks $100m grant deal with WB to support Rohingya, host communities
The government of Bangladesh has signed a $100 million grant financing agreement with the World Bank to scale up access to energy, water, sanitation services and disaster-resilient infrastructures ...
19 November 2020, 17:57
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
Bangladesh seeks $500m from WB for COVID-19 vaccines
Bangladesh has sought $500 million as support from the World Bank for procurement, preservation, transportation and distribution of COVID-19 vaccines for the people of the country.
24 October 2020, 19:55
BRAC inks deal with WB to improve road safety in Bangladesh
The World Bank and BRAC signed a Memorandum of Understanding on Saturday to collaborate for improving road safety in Bangladesh.
24 October 2020, 18:51
WB’s growth projection not consistent with Bangladesh economic recovery: Minister
Finance minister AHM Mustafa Kamal on Friday said that the World Bank’s latest growth projection is inconsistent with the current economic recovery of Bangladesh.
9 October 2020, 23:35
Health sector contract awarded to automobile company
The Directorate General of Health Services awarded an automobile company a Tk 320 million (Tk 32 crore) contract to supply masks, gloves, PPE and other essential health equipment during the ...
6 October 2020, 15:55
WB approves $200m for Bangladesh to access safe water
26 September 2020, 18:13
70pc contractors complete projects late
According to a recent report of World Bank (WB), around 70 per cent of the contractors in Bangladesh cannot complete the projects on time.
3 September 2020, 22:14
Mr. Finance Minister, balance the sum please
The experts considered the GDP growth a tall tale, especially because of the 'magic' in the first eight and half months of the fiscal year that apparently upturned all the negative effects on an ...
28 August 2020, 08:28