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    Bangladesh ranks 34 in Inclusive Development Index

    Bangladesh has been ranked 34th in World Economic Forum’s Inclusive Development Index, way ahead of South Asian competitors India, Pakistan and Sri Lanka.

  • WB forecasts 6.4pc growth

    The World Bank has kept unchanged its growth forecast for Bangladesh at 6.4 percent for the current fiscal year, much lower than the

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    PM warns against "yaba smugglers" in Cox's Bazar

    Prime Minister Sheikh Hasina issues a strong warning against trading of contraband "yaba tablets" in Cox's Bazar saying drug peddlers would be dealt with severely as they also earned a bad name for this southeastern sea resort district.

  • Bangladesh Development Update

    Promising prospects in troubling times

    The World Bank (WB), at the end of April this year, had some very encouraging things to say about the Bangladesh economy.