bangladesh economic growth

April 18, 2022
April 18, 2022

7.5% GDP growth target set for fiscal 2023

The government has set an ambitious economic growth target of 7.5 per cent for the next fiscal year although the country faces new headwinds owing to higher prices of commodities globally and is...

January 17, 2022
January 17, 2022

Financing the economic growth of Bangladesh

After a downturn due to the ongoing Covid-19 pandemic, Bangladesh’s economy has been trying to get back on track and has succeeded in some cases.

October 13, 2019
October 13, 2019

Bangladesh 2nd fastest growing economy in South Asia: WB

Bangladesh’s economy is forecasting to grow faster than all countries in South Asia except Bhutan in the current fiscal year, World Bank says.

April 9, 2019
April 9, 2019

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

March 12, 2019
March 12, 2019

Looking beyond high growth in Bangladesh

In 2018, Bangladesh began its graduation process from least developed country to developing country status. Bangladesh has now

March 2, 2019
March 2, 2019

'Demographic dividend' could turn into a 'demographic disaster'

Bangladesh has a fairly young population with 34 percent aged 15 and younger and just five percent aged 65 and older. At present, more than 65 percent of our population is of working age, between...

July 24, 2018
July 24, 2018

Stable outlook for Bangladesh: Reports

Three global rating agencies have reaffirmed a stable economic outlook for Bangladesh, mostly for the strong economic growth and improvement in external profile.

June 3, 2018
June 3, 2018

Can Bangladesh sustain its growth momentum?

What is the future economic growth prospect of Bangladesh? An analysis of Bangladesh's past economic growth in a comparative perspective can help find an answer to this question.

March 1, 2018
March 1, 2018

Bangladesh must grow 10pc annually for 20 years: ADB chief

Bangladesh needs to clock in at least 10 percent economic growth for the next two decades if it wants to become a developed country

February 18, 2018
February 18, 2018

E-commerce: Is it truly safe?

With the advent of fast internet connections in our country, the e-commerce sector has boomed. Every day, a huge number of transactions occur as businesses conduct their operations without even...