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    Bangladesh to lose 0.2-0.4 per cent GDP growth rate due to virus outbreak: ADB

    Around 0.2 per cent to 0.4 per cent of Bangladesh’s Gross Domestic Product (GDP) growth rate may be lost due to Covid-19 outbreak, forecasts Asian Development Bank.

  • Finance Minister AHM Mustafa Kamal

    Bangladesh could lose 1.1% of its GDP for coronavirus: finance minister

    Finance Minister AHM Mustafa Kamal says Bangladesh could lose 1.1 percent of its GDP growth due to the coronavirus pandemic.

  • Finance Minister AHM Mustafa Kamal

    Finance minister slams CPD’s remarks over GDP

    Finance Minister AHM Mustafa Kamal has criticised Centre Policy Dialogue (CPD) for its remarks that the ratio of private investment to GDP has been hovering around 23 per cent for the last few years.

  • Highest GDP growth rate in Bangladesh

    ADB forecasts 8% GDP growth for Bangladesh

    The Asian Development Bank projects 8 percent GDP growth for Bangladesh for the current fiscal year. The multilateral lender said if Bangladesh can achieve the growth rate, it will be the highest in Asia.

  • Bangladesh increase GDP growth

    WB to help Bangladesh accelerate double-digit growth

    World Bank (WB) is ready to help Bangladesh increase growth to double digit and it would provide all kinds of support for this, newly-appointed World Bank country director for Bangladesh and Bhutan says.

  • Bangladesh highest GDP growth

    GDP growth tops 26 countries

    Bangladesh recorded the highest economic growth among a list of 26 countries in the last 10 years, according to The Spectator Index.

  • Bangladesh GDP growth

    8.2 % GDP growth projected

    Finance Minister AHM Mustafa Kamal, in his budget speech, has projected the Gross Domestic Product (GDP) growth rate at 8.2 per cent in the proposed national budget for 2019-20 fiscal.

  • Inequality at all-time high

    Indian Prime Minister Narendra Modi once said that growth that is not inclusive is not meaningful but just economic figures. And this proclamation seems to be gradually becoming relevant for Bangladesh.


    Bangladesh’s GDP growth ‘puzzling’: SANEM

    South Asian Network on Economic Modeling (SANEM), a non-profit research organisation, terms the recent economic growth of Bangladesh as “puzzling”, saying that the GDP growth mismatched with the data and various indicators of the economy.

  • CPD talks on Bangladesh's GDP growth

    CPD doubts 8 plus growth this fiscal

    The Centre for Policy Dialogue (CPD) questions the current year's growth estimate of 8.13 percent citing incoherency in various indicators of the economy.

  • PM's call to focus on research is time-befitting

    Sorely lagging behind in research

    Prime Minister Sheikh Hasina has rightly stressed the need for research and development in order to maintain Bangladesh's current

  • Research can help keep up GDP growth

    Scientists and researchers have responsibilities to find out sustainable ways to maintain Bangladesh's current economic and GDP growth, Prime Minister Sheikh Hasina said yesterday.

  • What the rising GDP and per capita income are not telling us

    On April 4, 2019, the World Bank presented its latest economic forecast that Bangladesh's economy will grow at 7.3 percent in the

  • GDP growth may cross record 8pc

    Bangladesh economy is going to cross a record 8 percent growth mark in the current fiscal year, powered by high performance in manufacturing and service sectors, the finance minister has claimed.