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PM demands restructuring of financial system to overcome global economic crisis

New York, Sept 21: Prime Minister Sheikh Hasina has emphasized the need to restructure the international financial system to deal with the ongoing global economic crisis.

19 projects sanctioned in ECNEC

Own Correspondent, Dhaka, 13 September 2023: Nineteen projects have been approved in the meeting of the Executive Committee of the National Economic Council (ECNEC). A meeting was held at the NEC conference room in Sher Bangla Nagar of the capital on Tuesday. ECNEC Chairperson and Prime Minister Sheikh Hasina presided over the meeting. After the meeting, Planning Minister MA Mannan and State Minister for Planning Dr. Shamsul Alam gave details to the reporters.

Many Japanese companies interested in investing in Bangladesh

Dhaka, Sept 6: A delegation of Japan said that many Japanese companies are interested in investing in Bangladesh. In response, Prime Minister Sheikh Hasina said, if Japan wants, they will be allotted more space in the Bangladesh Export Processing Zone (EPZ) for setting up industries.

Prime Minister emphasizes on reining in inflation

Dhaka, August 30: Prime Minister Sheikh Hasina has given various directives to rein in inflation in the country through various efforts and government policies along with curbing unnecessary expenditure and wastage of government funds.

Bangladesh will consider Maersk's proposal to build a new container terminal in Chittagong: PM Hasina

Own Correspondent, Dhaka, 28 August 2023: Prime Minister Sheikh Hasina said the concerned authorities of Bangladesh will consider the proposal of Danish shipping and logistics giant Maersk Group to build and operate a new container terminal at Laldia in Chittagong.

PM wants to build a trillion dollar economy Bangladesh

Johannesburg, August 24: Prime Minister Sheikh Hasina expressed her desire to make Bangladesh a trillion dollar economy by 2041. As part of this, she called on South African investors to invest heavily in the ICT, infrastructure, textile and tourism sectors.

UK is interested in increasing bilateral trade with Bangladesh

Own Correspondent, Dhaka, 15 August 2023: The United Kingdom (UK) has expressed interest in increasing bilateral trade and investment with Bangladesh. This interest was informed during the courtesy meeting of British High Commissioner Sarah Cook with Prime Minister Sheikh Hasina at her official residence Ganabhaban on Sunday.

Developing countries can follow Bangladesh's development model: World Bank

Own Correspondent, Dhaka, 10 August 2023: World Bank (WB) Executive Director Parameswaran Iyer said that developing countries can follow Bangladesh's development model. He expressed this opinion during a courtesy meeting with Prime Minister Sheikh Hasina at her official residence Ganabhaban on Thursday.

Invest more on startups: PM Hasina

Dhaka, 30 July 2023 : Prime Minister Sheikh Hasina has called upon domestic and foreign investors to invest more in startups of the country.

UAE keen to invest in renewable energy sector

Dhaka, July 21: The United Arab Emirates (UAE) has shown interest in investing in Bangladesh's energy sector, particularly in renewable energy.

'Tariff policy' being used to expand market for domestic products

Dhaka, July 18: The government is doing tariff policy to expand the market and trade of Bangladeshi products in the international market. For this purpose, the cabinet has given the in-principle approval of the draft of 'National Tariff Policy, 2023'. The Cabinet meeting was held under the chairmanship of Prime Minister Sheikh Hasina on Monday.

Possibility of relief in reserves is getting stronger: PM in Parliament

Dhaka, June 22: Prime Minister Sheikh Hasina said that the possibility of relief in the reserve is getting stronger in the future. The Prime Minister shared this information in response to a question from government party MP Shahiduzzaman Sarkar in the national parliament on Wednesday.

Prime Minister urges foreign fund collection

Dhaka, June 21: Prime Minister Sheikh Hasina has directed the authorities concerned to focus on raising funds from domestic sources as well as foreign funds to ensure financing of the project.

Director General of WTO meets Prime Minister Hasina

Dhaka, June 16: World Trade Organization (WTO) Director General Dr. Ngozi Okonjo-Iweala met Prime Minister Sheikh Hasina at her residence in Geneva, Switzerland. Foreign Minister Dr. AK Abdul Momen informed the reporters about the outcome of the meeting.

PM Hasina calls for more Swiss investment in Bangladesh

Geneva, June 15: Prime Minister Sheikh Hasina urged Swiss Confederation President Alain Berset to invest more in Bangladesh, saying her country has created ample opportunities for new investments.