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FY14 tax target set at 14.2% of...

Economy

Tue, Apr 30 2013

Finance Minister AMA Muhith has asked the revenue officials to raise the tax target to 14.2% of GDP...

Companies fear bringing new primary...

Economy

Mon, Apr 29 2013

IPOs were often tense with market marred by a number of shelved share sales and the poor performance...

CAF wants Ottawa to work with Dhaka...

Economy

Sun, Apr 28 2013

Canada ditched import duties and quotas on garments from Bangladesh a decade ago A Canadian apparel...

Political unrest may lead Bangladesh...

Economy

Fri, Apr 26 2013

Padma credit withdrawal, Hall-Mark credit scam to add fuel Global rating agency Moody’s...

Factory collapse poses new challenge...

Economy

Thu, Apr 25 2013

During the fourth round of hearing on GSP in Washington on March 28, the USTR wanted further details...

Political chaos forces investment plans...

Economy

Wed, Apr 24 2013

Business in Bangladesh is facing a series of strikes since February this year, hindering business...

MCCI seeks tax cut across the...

Economy

Tue, Apr 23 2013

It recommends reducing the duty on capital machinery, industrial raw materials, intermediate goods...

The perils of the retail investors in...

Economy

Tue, Apr 23 2013

In the short run, the market tends to act like a zero sum game. If someone wins, someone else has...

US bank keen to finance satellite...

Economy

Tue, Apr 23 2013

The rate of interest is proposed to be less than 2% The Export-Import Bank of USA is willing to...

Supermarket owners want ‘package...

Economy

Mon, Apr 22 2013

To facilitate the country’s textile sector, BMTA leaders demanded reduction of income tax by...

Fresh funds to recapitalise state-owned...

Economy

Mon, Apr 22 2013

Govt has no intention to bail them out of fund crunch The government has no intention yet to inject...

BB plans financial literacy drive for...

Economy

Sun, Apr 21 2013

‘I want to use my savings for higher education’   The Bangladesh Bank plans to launch a financial...

Political violence spooks Japanese...

Economy

Sun, Apr 21 2013

Japanese Ambassador is utterly frustrated at the current political situation in the country The...

Shrimp exports get a boost as barriers...

Economy

Sun, Apr 21 2013

Bangladesh exported shrimp and fisheries items to EU countries worth Tk47.03bn last year   ...

Tea faces a torrid time

Economy

Sat, Apr 20 2013

Country's tea export decreases as internal consumption increases Country’s tea export...

Maize target set at 18,500 tonnes in...

Economy

Fri, Apr 19 2013

Target fixed for 2,565 hectares of land A target has been fixed to produce some 18,468 tonnes...

Gold claws back losses after biggest...

Economy

Tue, Apr 16 2013

Central bank in Cyprus is looking at selling some of its 14 tonnes of gold to help pay for a bailout...

Export to US sees 4.70pc growth in...

Economy

Tue, Apr 16 2013

The major exports to the US market during the period were woven garment ($ 2,468.99 m), knitwear ($ 717.04...

Hold dialogue, resolve crisis:...

Economy

Mon, Apr 15 2013

It wants media to help parties reach consensus   The Federation of Bangladesh Chambers...