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CPD: Form local government commission...

CPD: Form local government commission...

Economy

Wed, Apr 24 2019

Many developing and developed countries introduced such commission many years ago, and ensured budget...

CPD: Banks, capital market bleed from...

CPD: Banks, capital market bleed from...

Business

Tue, Apr 23 2019

The think-tank recommends converging the VAT rate to a uniform 12%, establishing independent banking...

CPD questions 8.13% growth in current...

CPD questions 8.13% growth in current...

Economy

Tue, Apr 23 2019

CPD has said projected GDP growth in FY19 is driven by the growth of the manufacturing sector

Bring all leather exporters into 10%...

Bring all leather exporters into 10%...

Economy

Mon, Apr 22 2019

Currently, the incentive is only for exporters who process leather at the Leather Industrial Park in...

Manufacturers demand reducing specific...

Manufacturers demand reducing specific...

Economy

Mon, Apr 22 2019

Currently, cement manufacturers pay Tk500 to import a ton of clinker

PM woos Brunei entrepreneurs, pitches...

PM woos Brunei entrepreneurs, pitches...

Economy

Mon, Apr 22 2019

The prime minister said Bangladesh has one of the most liberal foreign investment regimes in South Asia...

PM proposes regional economic forum...

PM proposes regional economic forum...

Foreign Affairs

Mon, Apr 22 2019

Sheikh Hasina’s proposal comes during a meeting with the Brunei sultan

USDA: Rice output continues to see...

USDA: Rice output continues to see...

Economy

Tue, Apr 9 2019

Bangladesh will require importing over 8 million MT of wheat and corn in 2019-20

BEA seeks directives to recover undisclosed...

BEA seeks directives to recover undisclosed...

Regulations

Tue, Apr 9 2019

President of the association Professor Abul Barkat made the recommendation while placing their budget...

CPD: Clarify new VAT law before...

CPD: Clarify new VAT law before...

Business

Tue, Apr 9 2019

The Value Added Tax and Supplementary Duty Act 2012 was supposed to be implemented in FY 2017-18 after...

Fires spur local safety equipment...

Fires spur local safety equipment...

Economy

Wed, Apr 3 2019

Most of these items are imported but at present two Bangladeshi companies have started manufacturing...

NBR chief hints at reducing corporate...

NBR chief hints at reducing corporate...

Regulations

Wed, Apr 3 2019

Currently, there are minimum seven slabs of corporate tax ranging from 25% to 45% based on different...

DCCI proposes 25% corporation tax

DCCI proposes 25% corporation tax

Business

Wed, Apr 3 2019

In a budget proposal placed to the NBR, they proposed to bring down the corporate tax from 35% to 25%...

Footwear exports to US: China down,...

Footwear exports to US: China down,...

Economy

Wed, Apr 3 2019

According to Otexa (Office of Textiles and Apparel) data, last year Bangladesh earned $133.25 million...

UN report: Bangladesh to get e-commerce...

UN report: Bangladesh to get e-commerce...

Business

Tue, Apr 2 2019

Assessment by the UN found Bangladesh has laid an essential foundation for a technology-driven and skill-based...

Mustafa Kamal considers share market...

Mustafa Kamal considers share market...

Business

Thu, Mar 28 2019

Citing his earlier professional background as an accountant, he pledged to deliver profits instead of...

Refrigerator manufacturers seek 1% customs...

Refrigerator manufacturers seek 1% customs...

Business

Thu, Mar 28 2019

The prices of locally-made refrigerators would come down sharply if the existing high tariffs are lowered,...

VAT management software eases payment...

VAT management software eases payment...

Economy

Wed, Mar 27 2019

The revenue collecting authorities have already enlisted 11 companies to create the software, through...

UAE keen to grow bilateral trade to...

UAE keen to grow bilateral trade to...

Business

Sun, Mar 24 2019

To this end, the Embassy of the UAE in Dhaka has drafted a roadmap

Shommilito Babosayee Parishad announces...

Shommilito Babosayee Parishad announces...

Business

Sun, Mar 24 2019

Sheikh Fazle Fahim served as a Director of the apex trade body for 2015-2017 period and as a Senior Vice...

Study suggests formalizing electric...

Study suggests formalizing electric...

Business

Sat, Mar 23 2019

The study also found that Bangladesh could save $200 million to $800 million annually by reducing air...