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    Japan economy suffers worst slump in 5 years

    Agence France-Presse . Tokyo | Updated at 12:45am on February 18, 2020

    Japan has suffered its worst quarterly GDP contraction in more than five years, with a tax hike and a deadly typhoon taking a toll on...

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    WB projects 7.2 pc GDP growth for Bangladesh in 2019-20FY

    United News of Bangladesh . Dhaka | Updated at 05:37pm on January 10, 2020

    The World Bank has projected 7.2 per cent GDP growth for Bangladesh in the 2019-20 current fiscal year while 7.3 per cent in the following...

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    World Bank projects again FY20 GDP growth to fall to 7.2pc

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 10:02pm on January 09, 2020

    The World Bank on Wednesday again projected that Bangladesh’s GDP growth would fall to 7.2 per cent in the current fiscal year 2020-21 from 8.13...

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    GDP revisions put China on target to double economy

    Reuters . Beijing | Updated at 12:00am on November 23, 2019

    China on Friday revised up its nominal 2018 gross domestic product (GDP) by 2.1 per cent to 91.93 trillion yuan ($13.08 trillion), keeping it on...

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    Innovations needed to create market

    Nazarul Islam | Updated at 12:00am on November 08, 2019

    TALKING of miracles, prosperity and sustained economic growth, the names and countries keep flashing in our minds. Bangladesh is certainly not the country that would...

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    ADB sticks to 8pc Bangladesh growth projection

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 05:48pm on September 25, 2019

    Asian Development Bank on Wednesday projected Bangladesh economy would grow by 8 per cent in the current 2019-2020 fiscal year, 0.2 percentage points lower than...

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    Bangladesh on top in GDP growth globally

    Bangladesh Sangbad Sangstha . Dhaka | Updated at 05:37pm on September 02, 2019

    Bangladesh has topped in the world in achieving the Gross Domestic Product during the last 10 years since 2009, according to the recently released Spectator...

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    FY19 capital machinery import drop contradicts GDP growth

    HM Murtuza | Updated at 12:00am on August 02, 2019

    Import payments for capital machinery dropped while the payments for industrial raw materials posted a meagre growth in the recently concluded fiscal year 2018-2019, contradicting...

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    Imperialism in a coffee cup

    John Smith | Updated at 12:00am on July 21, 2019

    MAINSTREAM politics in Europe and North America is increasingly divided into two hostile camps: on one side are conservative reactionaries who glorify imperialism and wish...

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    China Q2 GDP growth slows to 27-year low as trade war bites

    Reuters . Beijing | Updated at 12:00am on July 16, 2019

    China’s economic growth slowed to 6.2 per cent in the second quarter, its weakest pace in at least 27 years, as demand at home and...