Arrow Artboard Created with Sketch. Artboard Created with Sketch. Title Chevron Title Chevron Icon Facebook Icon Linkedin Icon Mail Contact Path Layer Icon Mail Positive Arrow Icon Print Interview Exclusive: Bangladesh aims for 10% annual growth PM Hasina says nation will seek bids for a second nuclear plant next year Bangladesh Prime Minister Sheikh Hasina predicts that her government will boost growth as high as 10% if she is re-elected this month. (Photo by Akira Kodaka)
YUJI KURONUMA, Nikkei staff writer, and GWEN ROBINSON, Nikkei Asian Review editor-at-large December 6, 2018 14:21 JST | Pakistan, Bangladesh, Sri Lanka, Nepal, Bhutan
DHAKA -- Prime Minister Sheikh Hasina said Wednesday that Bangladesh's rapid economic expansion will pick up further momentum to hit 10% annual growth over the next three years.
Speaking in an exclusive interview with the Nikkei Asian Review ahead of a general election on Dec. 30, the 71-year-old leader said her nation will shed its "least developed country" status from 2024.
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