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    BB cuts ADR by 1-1.5pts to control aggresive lending

    HM Murtuza | Updated at 12:05am on January 31, 2018

    Bangladesh Bank on Tuesday reduced banks’ advance-deposit ratio by 1-1.5 percentage points with a view to contain aggressive and risky lending, turning down the request...

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    Downloaded forms can be used for NSC purchase

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 09:59pm on January 29, 2018

    Bangladesh Bank has allowed the buyers of national savings certificates for using the downloaded purchasing form of the tools provided on the respective web sites...

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    H2 monetary policy a tough call: economists

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 09:55pm on January 29, 2018

    Economists on Monday said it would be tough for Bangladesh Bank to implement the monetary policy the central bank announced on the day for the...

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    BB raises H2 pvt sector credit growth target eyeing election

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 09:49pm on January 29, 2018

    Bangladesh Bank on Monday unveiled its monetary policy for the second half of the current fiscal year while increasing the private sector credit growth target,...

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    BB announces H2 monetary policy today

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 09:53pm on January 28, 2018

    Bangladesh Bank announces today the monetary policy for the second half (January-June) of the current fiscal year 2017-2018 trying to strike a balance between controlling...

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    ‘Black money’ supply would rise in election year: Muhith

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 09:52pm on January 28, 2018

    Finance minister AMA Muhith on Sunday said the supply of ‘black money’ would increase this year as it is an election year...

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    Muhith alerts bankers of black money in election year

    Bangladesh Sangbad Sangstha | Updated at 05:34pm on January 28, 2018

    Finance minister AMA Muhith on Sunday asked the bankers to be more cautious as the flow of money supply is likely to increase in 2018...

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    AL asks BCL to stay calm

    DU Correspondent | Updated at 12:38am on January 26, 2018

    Awami League on Thursday asked Bangladesh Chhatra League leaders and activists to maintain peace and ensure that things did not go out of hand in...

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    CHTC condemns rape, molestation of Marma girls

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 12:37am on January 26, 2018

    The Chittagong Hill Tracts Commission on Thursday condemned the incident in which it has been alleged that members of security forces raped a Marma girl...

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    BB relaxes receiving cash incentives for RMG exports to new markets

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 12:05am on January 26, 2018

    Bangladesh Bank on Thursday issued a circular easing the provision for getting new market exploration assistance for the readymade garment exporters by allowing them to...