Refayet Ullah Mirdha | The Daily Star
  • Refayet Ullah Mirdha

  • Devalue Taka to help garment exporters

    The government should support the garment exporters by devaluing taka against US dollar instead of giving them direct cash incentives, two economists said yesterday.
  • Businesses happy, suggest tweaks

    Businesses yesterday welcomed the budget as the government proposed some new initiatives which would aid growth, give rise to new entrepreneurs and enable more people to enjoy benefits of social safety net programmes.
  • Public enterprises incur Tk 4,325cr losses

    After a span of five years, state-owned enterprises jointly incurred a loss in the outgoing fiscal year largely because of Bangladesh
  • Govt’s bank borrowing to soar 77pc

    The government may bump up bank borrowing by as much as 77.32 percent to Tk 54,800 crore for financing the budget deficit in fiscal 2019-20 as it looks to reduce overdependence on saving instruments.
  • Highest ever export earnings in May

    Bangladesh raked in $3.81 billion in exports in May, the highest single month receipts in history, riding on the higher shipment of apparels, official data showed yesterday.