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    SANEM for interest-free loans for farmers

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 09:49pm on April 13, 2020

    The South Asian Network on Economic Modeling has recommended three measures to make the Tk 5,000-crore stimulus package for agriculture sector effective. Welcoming the package,...

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    Bangladesh Bank keeps defaulters out of facility

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 11:30pm on April 12, 2020

    Bangladesh Bank on Sunday said that defaulters would not qualify for loan at subsidised 4.5 per cent interest rate from Tk 30,000 crore stimulus package...

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    Banks’ lending capacity raised as Bangladesh Bank hikes ADR

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 09:57pm on April 12, 2020

    The Bangladesh Bank on Sunday increased the banks’ advance-deposit ratio with a view to enhance their lending capacity and facilitating implementation of the government announced...

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    Tk 5,000Cr loan package for farmers: PM

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 12:10pm on April 12, 2020

    The government on Sunday announced a Tk 5,000 crore stimulus package for farmers to tackle the adverse impacts of the coronavirus outbreak. Under the package, farmers...

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    Finance ministry asks BB for guidelines

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 01:18am on April 09, 2020

    Finance ministry on Wednesday asked the Bangladesh Bank to issue guidelines for implementing four fresh stimulus packages for tackling the coronavirus fallout. The request was...

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    FICCI lauds government’s stimulus packages

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 09:58pm on April 07, 2020

    The Foreign Investors’ Chamber of Commerce and Industry on Tuesday lauded the government’s announcement of stimulus packages worth Tk 72,750 crore to overcome the impact of...