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    Bangladesh trade deficit falls by 8.4pc in July-Feb

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 12:00am on April 09, 2019

    The country’s trade deficit eased by 8.42 per cent or $0.98 billion in July-February of the current 2018-2019 fiscal year compared with that in the...

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    Liquidity shortage hits banks’ farm loan disbursement

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 02:03am on April 01, 2019

    Farm loan disbursement dropped by 2.81 per cent or Tk 406.86 crore in the July-February period of the current fiscal year due mainly to liquidity crisis...

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    50m euro loan fund at BB for RMG sector

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 01:57am on April 01, 2019

    The government, in support with Agence Francaise de Developpement of France, has constituted a loan fund in Bangladesh Bank worth 50 million euro to support...

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    Vetting by BB panel lawyers must for ESF loans

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 12:05am on March 30, 2019

    Bangladesh Bank has made vetting of the deed of agreement by a BB panel lawyer mandatory for granting loans from the entrepreneurship support fund that...

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    Apparel exporters to get up to 12pc cash incentives

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 12:00am on March 22, 2019

    Bangladesh Bank on Thursday said that the cumulative cash incentives, up to 12 per cent, against apparel exports would not be reduced in this fiscal...

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    BB invites applications for gold dealership licences

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 12:00am on March 20, 2019

    Bangladesh Bank on Tuesday invited applications from banks, individual-owned companies, joint ventures and limited companies for gold dealership licences.To this end the central bank on...

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    RCBC’s case not to create problems in money recovery: BB

    Bangladesh Sangbad Sangstha . Dhaka | Updated at 12:05am on March 14, 2019

    Bangladesh Bank governor Fazle Kabir on Wednesday said that the defamation lawsuit, filed by Philippines’ Rizal Commercial Banking Corporation against the central bank, would not...

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    Philippine bank sues BB

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 02:19pm on March 12, 2019

    A Philippine bank, facing a lawsuit in a New York court over suspected cyber theft in Bangladesh Bank, has filed a defamation suit against Bangladesh...

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    Bangladesh Bank to issue licensing guidelines for gold dealers this week

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 12:00am on March 12, 2019

    Bangladesh Bank is set to issue licensing guidelines for gold importers, making banks and other suitable entities eligible for importing gold from the authorised dealers...

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    Dhaka stocks advance on ADR adjustment time extension by central bank

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 12:00am on March 11, 2019

    Stocks increased for the second day on Sunday as a section of investors, encouraged by allowing banks more time for adjusting ADR, went for buying...