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    Export declines by 0.12pc to $28.93b in July-March

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 11:25pm on April 06, 2021

    The country’s export earnings fell by 0.12 per cent to $28.93 billion In the July-March period of the current financial year 2020-21 from $28.97 billion...

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    Trade deficit widens by 9.49pc in July-Feb

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 11:23pm on April 06, 2021

    The country’s trade deficit rose by 9.49 per cent or $1.02 billion in the July-February period of the current fiscal year 2020-21 mainly due to...

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    BB extends policy supports to exporters

    Bangladesh Sangbad Sangstha . Dhaka | Updated at 01:10pm on March 15, 2021

    Bangladesh Bank has extended policy supports by three months up to June 30 from March 31 this year to facilitate the country’s export trade amid...

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    Policy relaxation time extended for export business

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 11:28pm on March 14, 2021

    Foreign exchange policy department of the Bangladesh Bank on Sunday extended the validity of a number of policy supports to June 30, 2021 from March...

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    Apparel export to US falls to $519.37m in Jan

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 09:46pm on March 09, 2021

    Bangladesh’s apparel export to the United States has stumbled in the first month of 2021 due to the impacts of the COVID-19 pandemic. The country’s...

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    Bangladesh export earnings shrink by 1.45pc in July-Feb

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 10:29pm on March 03, 2021

    Bangladesh’s export earnings in the July-February period of the current financial year fell by 1.45 per cent to $25.86 billion from $26.24 billion in the...

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    Japan economy shrinks for first time since 2009

    Agence France-Presse . Tokyo | Updated at 11:24pm on February 15, 2021

    Japan’s pandemic-hit economy shrank in 2020 for the first time in more than a decade, but the contraction was less than expected and it ended...

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    CPD stresses expediting government spending for recovery

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 05:23pm on February 15, 2021

    Centre for Policy Dialogue on Monday stressed the need for expediting government expenditure to stimulate domestic demand and ensure sustainable economic recovery from the COVID-19...

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    Government drafts charcoal policy to tap export potential

    Jasim Uddin | Updated at 11:41pm on February 14, 2021

    The government has drafted a policy on charcoal to tap the export potential of the non-traditional item and the efficient use of jute-stalks. The textiles...

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    RMG exports to non-traditional markets fall by 9.44pc in July-Jan

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 10:22pm on February 13, 2021

    The country’s readymade garment exports to non-traditional markets in the July-January period of current financial year 2020-21 plunged by 9.44 per cent compared with that...