Bangladesh GDP Growth Rate 7.65% projected in 2017-18 fiscal
01:10 PM, April 03, 2018 / LAST MODIFIED: 04:14 PM, April 03, 2018

7.65% growth projected in 2017-18 fiscal

Bangladesh government is expecting to make a huge leap in growth during the running 2017-18 fiscal.

Sources at the planning ministry say, the government is expecting that the GDP or growth will reach 7.65 per cent this year, what was targeted at 7.4 per cent during the budget preparation.

For all latest news, follow The Daily Star's Google News channel.

The provisional projection has been made based on information of data available of the last eight months, the sources, highly placed within the ministry, told The Daily Star this afternoon.

Planning Minister AHM Mustafa Kamal informed the details to Prime Minister Sheikh Hasina at a ECNEC meeting held at the NEC meeting room at the Dhaka’s Agargaon.

The big leap in growth is taking place in the fiscal that has also witnessed the achievement of Bangladesh and its eligibility to graduate out of the club of least developed countries (LDC).

ulab-banner ulab-banner

Stay updated on the go with The Daily Star Android & iOS News App. Click here to download it for your device.

Type START <space> BR and send SMS it to 22222

Type START <space> BR and send SMS it to 2222

Type START <space> BR and send SMS it to 2225

Leave your comments

Top News

Top News