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  • Bangladesh 2nd highest GDP growth rate country

    Bangladesh second in South Asia in GDP growth: WB

    The Bangladesh economy is forecast to achieve the second highest growth rate this fiscal year in South Asia, the World Bank said in its biennial regional economic update yesterday.

  • 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.

  • Finance Minister AHM Mustafa Kamal

    Double-digit growth in next 5yrs: Finance minister

    Finance Minister AHM Mustafa Kamal has said Bangladesh will achieve a double-digit growth within the next five years.

  • Highest GDP growth rate in Bangladesh

    ADB forecasts 8% GDP growth for Bangladesh

    The Asian Development Bank projects 8 percent GDP growth for Bangladesh for the current fiscal year. The multilateral lender said if Bangladesh can achieve the growth rate, it will be the highest in Asia.

  • Garment workers

    What is needed for sustaining high growth in Bangladesh?

    We know from growth accounting that GDP growth can be broken into growth in the labour force and growth in labour productivity.

  • An aerial view of Dhaka city

    'Bangladesh will achieve 8% growth in FY19'

    Bangladesh’s economy will grow at 8 per cent in the fiscal 2019, Asian Development Bank has said in its bright outlook for the economy.

  • GDP growth 8.13%, breaks previous records: Minister

    Bangladesh's economy has grown 8.13 per cent this fiscal year, the highest in its history, says Finance Minister AHM Mustafa Kamal while releasing a provisional estimate.

  • Lack of good governance still a barrier

    People are failing to reap the benefits of the economic growth Bangladesh has been achieving for over a decade due to lack of good governance, weakness in the regulatory bodies and structural flaws in political parties, analysts said yesterday.

  • GDP growth rate for Bangladesh in FY 2018-19

    WB projects 7% growth for Bangladesh in FY19

    World Bank has projected a seven per cent growth rate for Bangladesh in the fiscal 2018-19. The report ‘Bangladesh Development Update: Powering the Economic Efficiency’ said Bangladesh’s economy is still one of the fastest growing economies in the developing world.

  • Inflationary risks high: ADB

    Rising global oil price, local currency depreciation and a hike in energy prices may push inflation up in Bangladesh, said the Asian Development Bank yesterday.

  • Overall Investment crossed 31% of GDP of Bangladesh

    Investment hits record high

    Overall investment crossed 31 percent of GDP for the first time in Bangladesh's history last fiscal year thanks to a spike in public spending on mega infrastructure projects now being implemented.

  • Bangladesh's present GDP growth rate 7.86pc

    GDP growth reaches 7.86pc in final count

    Bangladesh's economy grew 7.86 percent last fiscal year riding on the agriculture sector, especially an increase in rice production, as

  • GDP Growth in Bangladesh

    Economy marches towards record 7.65pc growth

    The Bangladesh economy is charging towards record growth figure for the second consecutive year, driven by double-digit growth in manufacturing and construction sectors.

  • Bangladesh GDP Growth Rate in 2017-18 Fiscal Year

    Big leap in growth projected for 2017-18

    Bangladesh government is expecting to make a huge leap in growth during the running 2017-18 fiscal - a year that has also seen Bangladesh achieving its eligibility to graduate out of the LDC club.