Finance minister: Bangladesh tops GDP growth in the world over the last 10 years

He says Bangladesh will continue to move forward

Finance Minister AHM Mustafa Kamal has said that,compared to other countries of the world, Bangladesh has attained the highest GDP growth over the last 10 years. The GDP growth has been attained since 2009 under the current price method.

A press release from the Finance Ministry said that Kamal spoke of the GDP growth at the Cabinet meeting on Monday, quoting “The Spectator Index”. this index was published on August 29, highlighting the performance of top 26 GDP growth gaining countries of the world.

The publication showed that the growth percentage of Bangladesh is 188%, followed by China 177%, India 117%, Indonesia 90%, Malaysia 78%, Australia 41% and Brazil 17%.

The finance minister congratulated Prime Minister Sheikh Hasina for this achievement,on behalf of the whole nation. Kamal also said Bangladesh is moving ahead and would continue to move ahead.

He also hoped that Bangladesh would set a strong example in the global economic arena soon, if the current trend of advancement continues under the leadership of Sheikh Hasina.

Kamal also noted that it would be possible to build “Sonar Bangla”, as dreamt by Father of the Nation Bangabandhu Sheikh Mujibur Rahman, through attaining much stronger results in the economic front under the guidance of the prime minister.

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