|Published : 21 Sep 2016, 21:45:56 | Updated : 21 Sep 2016, 23:23:27|
Muhith for using forex reserves on big projects
Finance Minister AMA Muhith plans to use foreign currency from Bangladesh Bank’s reserves on government’s big development projects.
Addressing media people on Wednesday after a meeting of the cabinet committee on government purchase, the minister said he believes the central bank’s huge forex reserves can be used on such projects.
“Our reserves are so high. ... How to use this reserve? ... We are doing some thinking about this. Bangladesh Bank has also given some ideas," he told reporters at the Secretariat after the meeting, according to a news agency. -bz