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CPD: Budget is not in line with real...

CPD: Budget is not in line with real...

Economy

Thu, Jun 13 2019

The budget proposal for FY2019-20 was placed before parliament on Thursday

Education sector to see increase of...

Education sector to see increase of...

Bangladesh

Thu, Jun 13 2019

The previous fiscal year saw an allocation of Tk79,486 against last year's allocation of...

Govt to inject another Tk1,500cr into...

Govt to inject another Tk1,500cr into...

Banks

Thu, Jun 13 2019

More than 52% of non-performing loans are at eight state-owned banks

Tk61,455cr allocation for communication...

Tk61,455cr allocation for communication...

Economy

Thu, Jun 13 2019

The budget for the communication infrastructure sector was Tk53,081 crore in 2018-19 fiscal year

Law enforcement agencies to get a giant...

Law enforcement agencies to get a giant...

Economy

Thu, Jun 13 2019

Of the total budget allocation, Tk2,166 has been proposed for the development alone, which is Tk908 crore...

Hope for boosting investment, employment...

Hope for boosting investment, employment...

Economy

Thu, Jun 13 2019

But the business people and economist have observed that without improvement of ease of doing business...

Reforms to fix ailing banking sector...

Reforms to fix ailing banking sector...

Banks

Thu, Jun 13 2019

To increase capital (authorized and paid up) of banks graduallyBank Company Act will be amendedStern...

Tax threshold, corporate tax remain...

Tax threshold, corporate tax remain...

Regulations

Thu, Jun 13 2019

Property tax to be introducedExemption will continue for RMG and Apparel sectorTax holiday period increases...

Tobacco prices to go up

Tobacco prices to go up

Economy

Thu, Jun 13 2019

“Proposed tax and price measures for tobacco products are disappointing,” says anti-tobacco...

DSE: Budget capital

DSE: Budget capital

Stock Market

Thu, Jun 13 2019

Double taxation on dividend from listed companies will also be removed

Tax-free dividend income limit for stock...

Tax-free dividend income limit for stock...

Stock Market

Thu, Jun 13 2019

Incentives for capital market

FY20 budget aims to achieve 8.2% GDP...

FY20 budget aims to achieve 8.2% GDP...

Economy

Thu, Jun 13 2019

During FY2017-18, Bangladesh had attained a 7.86% growth

Govt sets higher bank borrowing target...

Govt sets higher bank borrowing target...

Banks

Thu, Jun 13 2019

Expenditure in the next fiscal year has been estimated at Tk5,23,190 crore, while the projected revenue...

Govt proposes up to 29% tax cut to boost...

Govt proposes up to 29% tax cut to boost...

Economy

Thu, Jun 13 2019

The stamp duty and registration fee on the sale and transfer of property would also be brought down for...

IT gets Tk1,930 crore boost

IT gets Tk1,930 crore boost

Economy

Thu, Jun 13 2019

Posts and Telecom gets Tk3,456 crore

Marriage media, astrologers to come...

Marriage media, astrologers to come...

Economy

Thu, Jun 13 2019

VAT proposed to be imposed on entertainment programs broadcast in both TV and online media

Govt to form commission on Ganges-Brahmaputra-Meghna...

Govt to form commission on Ganges-Brahmaputra-Meghna...

Economy

Thu, Jun 13 2019

The commission is expected to be formed under the Framework Agreement on Cooperation for

Govt allocates Tk 25,732cr for health...

Govt allocates Tk 25,732cr for health...

Economy

Thu, Jun 13 2019

Moreover, the government has taken steps to recruit as many as 9,792 medical officers to address the...

ACC gets Tk140cr to strengthen fight...

ACC gets Tk140cr to strengthen fight...

Economy

Thu, Jun 13 2019

The new allocation marks an increase of Tk17 crore. In the current fiscal, the government allotted Tk123...

Private car owners to pay more for BRTA...

Private car owners to pay more for BRTA...

Economy

Thu, Jun 13 2019

It is not applicable for passenger or school buses, trucks, three-wheelers, ambulances

Reforms on the cards to fix ailing banking...

Reforms on the cards to fix ailing banking...

Economy

Thu, Jun 13 2019

Prior to elections in December 30, 2018, Awami League had pledged to undertake an effective and sustainable...