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BTMA urges govt to withdraw tax on machinery,...

BTMA urges govt to withdraw tax on machinery,...

Economy

Wed, Jun 19 2019

It also urged the government to withdraw a 5% Advance Tax on importing textile machinery

BGMEA wants 3% cash incentive on...

BGMEA wants 3% cash incentive on...

Business

Sun, Jun 16 2019

In the fiscal year 2017, apparel sector received Tk804 crore as cash incentives against exports to non-traditional...

Apparel sector gets 1% cash...

Apparel sector gets 1% cash...

Economy

Thu, Jun 13 2019

In the current fiscal year, only exports to non-traditional markets enjoy 4% cash incentive

Inflation projected at 5.5% in

Inflation projected at 5.5% in

Economy

Thu, Jun 13 2019

The average inflation rate stands at 5.4% as of March 2019, Bangladesh Bureau of Statistics says

ILO: All quarters must work together...

ILO: All quarters must work together...

Bangladesh

Wed, Jun 12 2019

Bangladesh's government has pledged to eradicate child labour by 2025

CPD calls for Tk5,000 in cash aid for...

CPD calls for Tk5,000 in cash aid for...

Dhaka

Tue, Jun 11 2019

'This year’s Boro harvest has not been a pleasant experience for farmers due to unexpected...

Bangladesh to reap benefits from US...

Bangladesh to reap benefits from US...

Business

Sun, Jun 2 2019

Trade analysts and economists think that the impact of the scrapped preferential trade facilities will...

TIB calls for Tk1,000 crore to combat...

TIB calls for Tk1,000 crore to combat...

Climate Change

Sat, Jun 1 2019

Bangladesh has formed Bangladesh Climate Change Trust Fund, and has been allocating funds from the budget...

BBS Survey 2019: Number of small industries...

BBS Survey 2019: Number of small industries...

Business

Thu, May 30 2019

Number of large industries fell by 16.70% to 3,031 in 2019, from 3,639 in 2012

‘Pay festival allowance, salary by May...

‘Pay festival allowance, salary by May...

Business

Thu, May 23 2019

The junior minister came up with the call at 42nd Crisis Management Core Committee meeting held Thursday...

ADB to provide $400 million for Chittagong-Cox’s...

ADB to provide $400 million for Chittagong-Cox’s...

Nation

Thu, May 23 2019

Its goal is to promote trade, investment, and tourism in Bangladesh

Export earnings post only 2.69%...

Export earnings post only 2.69%...

Economy

Thu, May 9 2019

According to the EPB, in April Bangladesh earned $3.03 billion exporting goods to the global market

Bangladesh sees highest ever foreign...

Bangladesh sees highest ever foreign...

Business

Thu, May 9 2019

China top investor with $1.03 billion

Outgoing BGMEA president: Sell success...

Outgoing BGMEA president: Sell success...

Business

Thu, Apr 18 2019

He also claimed to have no failure in his 3-year-and-seven-month tenure

Teatulia brings tea in vogue in the...

Teatulia brings tea in vogue in the...

Business

Thu, Apr 18 2019

Bangladeshi company Kazi & Kazi (KK) Tea's products are sold abroad under the brand name  Teatulia,...

Sales of duty-free imported yarn knock...

Sales of duty-free imported yarn knock...

Business

Thu, Apr 11 2019

Government urged not to impose VAT on local yarn

July-March exports soar riding on RMG...

July-March exports soar riding on RMG...

Business

Mon, Apr 8 2019

The export earnings are 7.20% higher than the target of $28.82 billion set for the period

World Bank: Bangladesh among world’s...

World Bank: Bangladesh among world’s...

Development

Thu, Apr 4 2019

A World Bank report also projected a 7.3% GDP growth for FY2019

GDP growth to hit record 8.13% in 2018-19...

GDP growth to hit record 8.13% in 2018-19...

Economy

Tue, Mar 19 2019

The finance minister says the per capita income in the country has now risen to $1,909

ADB: Trade war to generate additional...

ADB: Trade war to generate additional...

Business

Wed, Mar 6 2019

Under the current scenario, China’s export to US will go down as it will lose competitiveness and...

New platform launched to contest BGMEA...

New platform launched to contest BGMEA...

Business

Sun, Jan 20 2019

The two-year tenure of the incumbent BGMEA leadership expired on September 22, 2017. However, the current...