Muhith

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.

May 1, 2022
May 1, 2022

Muhith’s body reaches Sylhet

The body of former Finance Minister AMA Muhith reached in Sylhet around 10pm yesterday (April 30, 2022) where people were waiting to see one of the region's proudest sons for the last time.

May 1, 2022
May 1, 2022

Tribute to Muhith: Epitome of optimism

Over the last 50 years of Bangladesh’s existence, we have seen many finance ministers. AMA Muhith was among those few who this nation will remember for making the job appear joyful and free from the pains of balancing difficult trade-offs amid resource constraints.

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.

April 30, 2022
April 30, 2022

AMA Muhith: A person who wore many hats

Born on January 25 in 1934 in Sylhet, Muhith played many roles in his life apart from being a finance minister. He was an economist, diplomat, freedom fighter, language movement veteran, writer and a historian.

May 28, 2018
May 28, 2018

Banking commission to be formed soon: Muhith

Finance Minister AMA Muhith says the government is heading to form banking commission soon to look into the reason behind the current vulnerable situation in the financial sector.

February 4, 2018
February 4, 2018

Muhith blames it on govt interference

The amount of classified loans at the Sonali Bank is very high, and one of the key reasons behind this is government interference, Finance Minister AMA Muhith said yesterday.

February 2, 2018
February 2, 2018

Tk 40 per kg rice is tolerable for all: Muhith

Tk 40 per kilogramme of rice is tolerable for the people, Finance Minister AMA Muhith says.

December 22, 2017
December 22, 2017

Rangpur vote won’t affect national election: Muhith

Finance Minister AMA Muhith is confident that the outcome of Rangpur City Corporation election will not affect the upcoming parliamentary polls.

November 27, 2017
November 27, 2017

3 new banks to get licenses: Muhith

Removing all confusions about the permission of new banks, Finance Minister AMA Muhith categorically says the government is going to issue licenses for setting up three new banks.

August 6, 2017
August 6, 2017

Muhith cops the flak

Two former law ministers of the previous Awami League and BNP governments yesterday criticised Finance Minister AMA Muhith's for his comment that parliament would pass the 16th constitutional amendment time and again.