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    Growth of grid solar power in Bangladesh

    KM Mahbubur Rahman | Updated at 12:05am on June 02, 2018

    FOSSIL fuels — coal, gas, fuel oils — had for long been burnt during the past decades to generate electricity. The rich and developed countries...

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    Indicators mismatch GDP growth claim

    Jasim Uddin | Updated at 11:33pm on May 29, 2018

    The estimated GDP growth of 7.65 per cent in the outgoing 2018 financial year comes to be mired in controversy as the government growth rate...

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    UK parliament praises Bangladesh’s growth, role of NGOs on Rohingyas

    United News of Bangladesh . Dhaka | Updated at 12:38am on May 28, 2018

    The relatively open civic space has played a major role in Bangladesh’s successful economic growth and development, the UK parliament has said...

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    Rural people get less share of benefits

    Shakhawat Hossain | Updated at 01:30am on May 18, 2018

    Disparity between cities and villages is widening as most benefits of economic growth go to urban people depriving rural folks, the majority population, as successive...

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    Businesses want green policy for sustainable GDP growth

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 09:45pm on May 07, 2018

    Businesses at a seminar on Monday called upon the government to formulate specific policy and programme on green growth for ensuring sustainable growth of gross...

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    Growth to bring no good amid highest disparity: economists

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 12:03am on April 28, 2018

    Economists at a discussion in Dhaka on Friday said that the country’s economic growth would bring no positive results amid widening income disparity that became...

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    GDP growth mired in income inequality, unemployment

    | Updated at 12:05am on April 19, 2018

    A HIGH growth rate of the gross domestic product, which has been more than 7 per cent for the third consecutive year and is estimated...

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    Unemployment, inequality overshadow GDP growth

    Shakhawat Hossain | Updated at 01:45am on April 18, 2018

    High rate of GDP growth, over 7 per cent for the third consecutive year, has failed to address chronic unemployment and growing inequality that, according...

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    IMF also projects 7pc economic growth, lower than govt estimate

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 12:05am on April 18, 2018

    International Monetary Fund has retained its projection for Bangladesh’s economic growth at 7 per cent, 0.65 percentage points lower than the government’s estimate, for the...

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    ADB also contradicts govt’s GDP growth estimation

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 09:28pm on April 11, 2018

    Asian Development Bank on Wednesday also contradicted the government’s estimation of 7.65 per cent gross domestic production growth for the current fiscal year 2017-2018 stating...