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11May2017

Bangladesh and Qatar signs MoU on Central Bank Cooperation

Bangladesh and Qatar have signed a memorandum of understanding on the cooperation between the two central banks. The foreign ministry said Foreign Minister Abul Hassan Mahmood Ali and Qatar Central Bank Governor Sheikh Abdulla Bin Saoud Al-Thani signed the MoU on Monday during Ali’s visit to Qatar Central Bank. The foreign minister left Qatar on Monday evening ending his three-day offici

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11May2017

Saudi King invites Hasina to Arab Islamic-American Summit to be attended by Trump

Saudi Arabian King Salman bin Abdulaziz Al Saud has invited Prime Minister Sheikh Hasina to the Arab Islamic-American Summit. It will take place in Riyadh on May 21. Saudi Arabian Culture and Information Minister Awad Bin-Saleh Al-Awad, who is visiting Dhaka now, handed the invitation letter to Hasina at the Ganabhaban on Tuesday, Prime Minister's Press Secretary Ihsanul Karim told reporte

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11May2017

Bangladesh to achieve 6.8pc growth in FY17: UN Report

The United Nations (UN) Economic and Social Commission for Asia and the Pacific (ESCAP) has projected 6.8 percent GDP growth for the current financial year 2016-17 (FY17), underpinned by the expected rise in farm income, a rebound workers' income and multi-year low inflation rates. "Near-term economic growth is projected to remain high at 6.5-6.8 percent in 2017 and 2018," ESCAP said this in it

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