Bangladesh Finanace Minister AMA Muhith

May 1, 2022
May 1, 2022

Tribute to Muhith: Farewell to architect of our economy’s golden era

When Prime Minister Sheikh Hasina defiantly announced in 2012 that the Padma bridge would be built after the World Bank pulled out of the project, her gumption was not irrational.

October 13, 2018
October 13, 2018

WB chief wants supports for Rohingyas to come as grants: Muhith

World Bank President Jim Yong Kim wants that all the supports for the Rohingya people, who were forcibly displaced to Bangladesh from Myanmar, should come in the form of grant, Finance Minister AMA Muhith says.

September 14, 2018
September 14, 2018

Daily transaction via mobile banking Tk 994cr: Muhith

Mobile banking is increasingly getting popular in Bangladesh, generating Tk 994 crore in daily transactions on an average, Finance Minister AMA Muhith told parliament yesterday.

February 5, 2018
February 5, 2018

Ex-WB chief Zoellick was worthless: Muhith

Finance minister AMA Muhith criticizes the former president of the World Bank over allegations of Padma Bridge corruption conspiracy.

December 4, 2017
December 4, 2017

Govt plans to raise senior citizens’ age

Finance Minister AMA Muhith says that government is mulling to acknowledge people as senior citizen when they attain 65 years of age. Currently the country's people aged 60 years or above are acknowledged as senior citizens.

October 12, 2017
October 12, 2017

Bangladesh to seek WB assistance for Rohingyas: Muhith

Bangladesh will seek assistance from The World Bank for the forcibly displaced Rohingya people who crossed over into Bangladesh from August 25, Finance Minister AMA Muhith says.

October 3, 2017
October 3, 2017

Indian finance minister in Dhaka on 3-day official visit

Indian Finance and Corporate Affairs Minister Arun Jaitley arrives in Dhaka on a three-day official visit at the invitation of Finance Minister AMA Muhith.