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Decade of Grameenphone’s rise and Banglalink’s decline

Grameenphone’s market share edged up about two percentage points over the past decade, thanks to huge investment in network expansion that gave the mobile operator leverage to almost double its revenue.

Majority say BOJ’s negative rate policy has not boosted economy, prices: poll

The Bank of Japan’s negative interest rate policy has had little positive impact on the economy and prices, over half of economists surveyed by Reuters said.

IMF trims global growth estimates but sees improving outlook

Improving US-China trade tensions have eased uncertainty and the world economy may have hit bottom but a sharp slowdown in India is creating a drag worldwide, the International Monetary Fund said Monday.

NEW MONETARY POLICY: Nothing really new except renewal of old worries

The Bangladesh Bank (BB) has adjusted the monetary programme for the current fiscal year. Although the adjustment is limited to just one component, it is a big one.

Record tea production last year

Bangladesh produced 96.07 million kilogrammes of tea last year, its highest in 166 years, on the back of favourable weather round-the-year and supportive measures.

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