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  • Project director hardly at the site

    In 2019, the government took up a project to construct the first terminal of the Payra Sea Port and its related infrastructure.
  • Similar projects, different stories

    In 2017, the government took up a four-and-a-half-year project, worth over Tk 3,900 crore, to construct bridges in rural areas for boosting agricultural and non-agricultural productions as well as sending the produce to the market easily.
  • Cottage Industry, SMEs: Tk 2,700cr fresh stimulus unveiled

    With small businesses still struggling to recover from the pandemic-induced economic slowdown, the government has rolled out two fresh stimulus packages involving Tk 2,700 crore to boost the cottage industry and SMEs and expand the social security scheme for the elderly and widows in poverty-stricken areas.
  • Govt approves import of 50,000 tonnes of wheat

    The cabinet committee on government purchase yesterday approved a proposal to import 50,000 tonnes of wheat.
  • Graduation From LDC: Govt seeks 5-year transition period

    Bangladesh will seek to retain the zero duty benefit and the market access for five years after its graduation to a developing country as the pandemic took a heavy toll on the nation’s economy.