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Will government concessions help private...

Will government concessions help private...

Banks

Mon, Jun 25 2018

'The initiatives that the government has taken will hardly be effective to reduce the lending interest...

The lost glory of Khatunganj

The lost glory of Khatunganj

Business

Sun, Jun 24 2018

'Only around 12 years ago, about 50% of the country’s commodity market was controlled by Khatungaj...

Low customer turnout disheartens fashion...

Low customer turnout disheartens fashion...

Business

Thu, Jun 14 2018

Fashion entrepreneurs in Dhaka have expressed frustration over the poor sales of their products...

US-Bangla plane crash in Nepal: Victims’...

US-Bangla plane crash in Nepal: Victims’...

Bangladesh

Tue, Jun 12 2018

Three months after the fateful crash that killed over 50 people on board a private

Budget FY19 brings bad news for the...

Budget FY19 brings bad news for the...

Business

Mon, Jun 11 2018

Finance Minister AMA Muhith’s last budget for the fiscal year 2018-19, placed before parliament...

Etihad to suspend flights between Abu...

Etihad to suspend flights between Abu...

Foreign Affairs

Sun, Jun 10 2018

United Arab Emirates’ (UAE) Etihad Airways will stop all flights between Abu Dhabi and Dhaka

CPD: Action plan for implementation...

CPD: Action plan for implementation...

Economy

Fri, Jun 8 2018

'There is no well-crafted action plan to implement the budget, strengthen revenue collection (and)...

A quick guide to budget FY2018-19

A quick guide to budget FY2018-19

Bangladesh

Fri, Jun 8 2018

This is AMA Muhith’s last budget as the finance minister of the outgoing government, and

Budget FY19: Housing loans proposed...

Budget FY19: Housing loans proposed...

Economy

Thu, Jun 7 2018

The new housing loan policy for government employees will become effective from July 1

A budget for everyone?

A budget for everyone?

Bangladesh

Thu, Jun 7 2018

The 47th national budget, to be announced by Finance Minister AMA Muhith today, promises to

What impact will corporate tax cuts...

What impact will corporate tax cuts...

Business

Wed, Jun 6 2018

Corporations can likely look forward to a slight decrease in the corporate tax rate in

Budget FY19: Private sector employees...

Budget FY19: Private sector employees...

Bangladesh

Wed, Jun 6 2018

At present, only 5% of the total population working as government employees enjoy pension schemes

What are the expectations from the new...

What are the expectations from the new...

Bangladesh

Wed, Jun 6 2018

Finance Minister AMA Muhith is scheduled to place the budget proposal at parliament tomorrow, at

Another ambitious budget on the...

Another ambitious budget on the...

Bangladesh

Wed, Jun 6 2018

The government has finished all its preparation to announce the national budget for the 2018-19

Can a budget to retrain workers cut...

Can a budget to retrain workers cut...

Business

Tue, Jun 5 2018

The non-government unemployment estimate is nearly seven times as much as the government estimate

Several tax benefits on the cards

Several tax benefits on the cards

Business

Sun, Jun 3 2018

The incumbent government plans to prepare the next budget with some structural changes in the

CPD sees fracture in overall macroeconomic...

CPD sees fracture in overall macroeconomic...

Economy

Sun, Jun 3 2018

The think-tank stated that the country’s economy has experienced decent growth over the years,...

The rapid growth of agent banking in...

The rapid growth of agent banking in...

Business

Sun, Jun 3 2018

'As per the central bank’s provisions, it is expected that the agents will provide the maximum...

Dolonchapa bus service: Women-only bus...

Dolonchapa bus service: Women-only bus...

Dhaka

Sat, Jun 2 2018

The non-AC bus service will be available from tomorrow from 7am to 8pm. Initially, one bus will operate...

What was the reason behind dismissal...

What was the reason behind dismissal...

Education

Thu, May 31 2018

Since the dismissal of the scholarships, students have been flooding popular social media platforms,...

Recapitalization of state owned banks...

Recapitalization of state owned banks...

Banks

Wed, May 30 2018

The government once again plans to allocate funds for the recapitalization of state-owned banks...