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$30m IFC loan to help Bangladesh cos...

$30m IFC loan to help Bangladesh cos...

Business

Tue, Apr 27 2021

With the financing, Brac Bank is expected to extend loans to its SME and corporate customers, supporting...

Government, World Bank sign $250 million...

Govt, WB sign $250 million deal to create...

Business

Thu, Apr 22 2021

The Third Programmatic Jobs Development Policy focuses on key reforms to create quality and inclusive...

Govt launches $7.5m Covid-19 response...

$7.5m Covid fund for pvt

Economy

Sun, Apr 18 2021

The CERF will support private enterprises to procure plant, equipment, materials and know-how for rapid...

Bangladesh receives over $1 billion...

BD gets $1b WB funding to fight...

Bangladesh

Wed, Apr 14 2021

The credits have a 30-year term, including a five-year grace period

Government to sign $500m Covid-19 vaccine...

Govt to sign $500m vaccine deal with...

Coronavirus

Mon, Apr 12 2021

The World Bank Board of Executive Directors approved the fund in March to facilitate the vaccination...

World Bank: Bangladesh economy shows...

'Bangladesh economy shows early signs...

Business

Mon, Apr 12 2021

Also says that recovery is gradual despite severe impact caused by Covid-19 pandemic

World Bank to commit $2B to Covid vaccines...

WB to give $2B for vaccines in developing...

World

Sat, Apr 10 2021

The $2 billion is part of a pool of some $12 billion that the World Bank has made available overall for...

Bangladesh seeks $500m budget aid from...

Bangladesh seeks $500m budget aid from...

Bangladesh

Tue, Apr 6 2021

The assistance will be used to address the economic fallout caused by the Covid-19 pandemic, says the...

World Bank revises climate policy but...

World Bank revises climate policy

World

Thu, Apr 1 2021

The new climate plan is not final and must still be approved by the bank’s board

World Bank is conservative about Bangladesh’s...

World Bank is conservative about Bangladesh’s...

Economy

Thu, Apr 1 2021

Growth could very well be 3.6 per cent, which is much lower than the government’s target of 8.2...

World Bank: Bangladesh can expect 3.6%...

WB: Bangladesh can expect 3.6% GDP growth...

Bangladesh

Wed, Mar 31 2021

It also forecast that the country’s GDP growth will be at 5.1% and 6.2% in 2021-22 and 2022-23...

World Bank approves $250m to create...

WB clears $250m for jobs, Covid...

Development

Sat, Mar 27 2021

With this program, the World Bank’s total financing to the Programmatic Jobs Development Policy...

Bangladesh’s project to digitise procurement...

WB: Bangladesh’s project to digitise...

Business

Wed, Mar 24 2021

The project aims to promote transparency, accountability, and efficiency in public procurement by enabling...

World Bank approves $500 million to...

WB grants $500m to vaccinate 54m...

Bangladesh

Fri, Mar 19 2021

The financing aims to help Bangladesh procure safe and effective vaccines, expand vaccine storage facilities,...

World Bank approves $200 million to...

WB approves $200 million to help Dhaka...

Uncategorized

Wed, Mar 17 2021

Mercy Tembon said the project will support both groups of workers to overcome structural barriers to...

World Bank helps Bangladesh improve...

WB helps Bangladesh improve agricultural...

Bangladesh

Wed, Mar 10 2021

The project will help increase the incomes of 170,000 poor people who are vulnerable to climate...

Large ministries and divisions to be...

More entities coming under e-GP with...

Business

Mon, Feb 8 2021

The Washington-based multilateral lender, which has been helping the government to improve public procurement...

World Bank okays $40 million to help...

WB okays $40m to help Bangladesh expand...

Bangladesh

Sun, Feb 7 2021

The financing will help strengthen the emergency procurement procedures and develop a roadmap for sustainable...

World Bank lends Bangladesh $500m to...

WB gives $500m to improve road...

Business

Mon, Feb 1 2021

The project will create about 1.3 million day works for local rural people in civil works

UN report: Bangladesh’s economic growth...

'Bangladesh’s economic growth dropped...

Bangladesh

Tue, Jan 26 2021

The UN forecasts 4.7% global economic growth in 2021

Kamal: Bangladesh economy is in good...

Kamal: Bangladesh economy is in good...

Bangladesh

Wed, Jan 6 2021

The finance minister dismisses World Bank report that predicts Bangladesh’s GDP growth to be 1.6%...