Thursday 25th of July 2024
|
|
|
Headlines : * EU chief von der Leyen faces crunch parliament vote   * Climate change risk stirs oil market   * China shopping centre fire kills 16   * Weapons, bombs recovered from BNP central office   * At Republican convention, Trump watches ex-rivals fall in line   * Two workers electrocuted in Narsingdi   * All universities, medical colleges shut until further notice   * Holy Ashura today   * NU announces closure of all affiliated institutions   * BGB deployed in Dhaka, Chattogram, Bogura, Rajshahi  

   Business
Bangladesh’s external debt decreased by $1.34 billion
  Date : 25-07-2024

News Desk : Bangladesh`s foreign debt has decreased by US$1.34 billion in the first three months of this year.

According to the data from the Bangladesh Bank, the county`s total public and private sector debt stood at $99.30 billion as of March last.

The external debt for the first time climbed to $100.64 billion in December last year.

At the end of March this year, the private sector`s total debt stood at $20.29 billion, 3 percent lower than $20.94 billion in December last year.

Meanwhile, the government`s foreign debt stood at $79 billion, down from $79.69 billion as of the end of 2023.

In March, the private sector`s short-term foreign debts reached at $11.04 billion, a decrease by $750 million from $11.79 billion in December.

However, the private sector`s long-term external debt decreased to $91.53 billion in March from $92.56 billion in December.

Source: BSS



  
  সর্বশেষ
Trump running mate Vance to star at Republican convention
14 platoons Ansar deployed in Dhaka
EU chief von der Leyen faces crunch parliament vote
UK inflation holds at 2.0 percent in June: official data

Chief Advisor: Md. Tajul Islam,
Editor & Publisher Fatima Islam Tania and Printed from Bismillah Printing Press,
219, Fakirapul, Dhaka-1000.
Editorial Office: 167 Eden Complex, Motijheel, Dhaka-1000.
Phone: 02-224401310, Mobile: 01720090514, E-mail: muslimtimes19@gmail.com