Finance Minister AMA Muhith has emphasised continuation of both coins and notes
Inflation in Bangladesh has dropped from 7.5 percent in January to 7.44 percent in February. This has almost been greeted by a sigh of relief
In recent months, I have written several opinion pieces on the various aspects of inflation in Bangladesh. Inflationary pressure has been increasing again in recent months.
After a few years of relatively easy monetary policy, Bangladesh Bank (BB) seems to have finally clamped down on monetary growth.
When the ordinary people of the country are reeling under a relentless yoke of a double digit inflation rate, the finance minister has famously said: “I am not worried about inflation at all” (Oct 17, bdnews24.com). This has bewildered a great many people.