Finance Minister AMA Muhith today said Bangladesh will be a poverty-free country by 2024 as the country is moving forward to achieve the goal.
International markets have been buoyant in recent months as easy money policies won an additional reprieve, but a rise in so-called zombie firms shows a rise in interest rates could turn into a nightmare.
Beximco Pharmaceuticals Limited (BPL) started the export of Olopatadine, an ophthalmic product for treating the symptoms of eye allergy, to Canada.
Bangladesh is becoming more lucrative to more and more Chinese investors comparing to other South and South East Asian countries for its political stability and larger local market.
Nepalese Ambassador to Bangladesh Professor Dr Chop Lal Bhusal has said diplomatic relations between Bangladesh and Nepal are gradually being strengthened with a rising volume of trading between the two countries.
Chinese President Xi Jinping on Monday opens an annual summit of BRICS leaders that already has been upstaged by North Korea's latest nuclear weapons provocation.
Asian traders returned to buying Wednesday, reversing the previous day's losses as Donald Trump's measured response to North Korea's missile launch and upbeat US data restored a semblance of calm to markets.
Tokyo stocks lost early gains Monday morning as stronger yen weighed and investors waited for fresh trading cues after a closely watched central bank meeting offered up few surprises.
Bangladesh Bank (BB) will release new currency notes for Taka 5 and Taka 100 tomorrow in the market ahead of the Eid-ul-Azha.
Banglalink, one of the country's leading digital communications service providers, is set to offer 4G, the fourth generation internet for all through a most advanced and powerful network.
Asian stocks mostly rose Wednesday, extending a global equities rally driven by growing optimism over a US tax reform plan and as investors look ahead to a key central bankers meeting.
Google and Walmart on Tuesday announced a partnership that will make the retailer's products available on the internet giant's online shopping mall.
BHP reported a return to profit Tuesday as strong commodity prices helped it bounce back from a large loss last year, with the mining giant also flagging the sale of its US shale assets.
Myanmar's Tourism Federation has called for preserving Indawgyi Lake, the country's largest fresh water lake in Mohnyin, northernmost Kachin state in order to promote ecotourism, according to an official report on Monday.
Stock markets plunged on Sunday mainly due to price fall in large-cap securities. All the indices at Dhaka and Chittagong stock exchanges closed in red.