January 9, 2022
January 9, 2022

Beyond RMG: Paths to industrialisation

The conventional textbook approach of export-led growth models rooted in export-oriented manufacturing and climbing up the value chain has been the canonical models for growth for the East Asian...

January 9, 2022
January 9, 2022

JV to invest $100m in hi-tech park

Bangladesh  Cards Ltd, a joint venture between Japanese, Australian and Bangladeshi  investors, is going to invest $100 million in a local hi-tech park to  manufacture high-end technology products,...

January 9, 2022
January 9, 2022

Dyeing sector can’t keep up with robust apparel

No  new dyeing factory was set up in Bangladesh last year although the  segment is crucial to supporting the roaring apparel sector looking to  double its exports.

January 5, 2022
January 5, 2022

Investment Galore in spinning despite Covid

The spinning sector in Bangladesh witnessed a major jump in investment last year as entrepreneurs set up 26 new mills to meet rising demand despite uncertainty in the global apparel supply chain...

January 4, 2022
January 4, 2022

Tesla delivers almost 1m cars globally in 2021

Tesla said Sunday it delivered nearly one million vehicles in 2021, almost twice as many as in the previous year, results that were better than expected despite global supply challenges.

January 4, 2022
January 4, 2022

Only 37pc taxpayers file returns

Only 37 per cent of 62.77 lakh registered taxpayers filed income tax returns until January 2, the last day for filing income and wealth statements by individuals, according to the National Board of...

January 4, 2022
January 4, 2022

Tax receipts rise, still below target

Revenue collection grew 11 per cent year-on-year in November powered by the revival of economic activities and higher income tax payments by individuals ahead of the return submission deadline.

January 3, 2022
January 3, 2022

Bangladesh should harness trade potential with Indonesia: FBCCI chief

The government should take initiative to harness the potential of bilateral trade with Indonesia, said Md Jashim Uddin, president of the Federation of Bangladesh Chambers of Commerce and Industry ...

January 3, 2022
January 3, 2022

Ctg port opens new service jetty, overflow yard

A newly built service jetty, overflow yard and a modern swimming complex were opened at Chittagong port yesterday.

January 3, 2022
January 3, 2022

Focus on monitoring in garment chemical use

Implementation and monitoring should be emphasised in the national chemical management guideline for textile and garment industry in Bangladesh to realise optimum export, suggested experts yesterday.