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CPD Chairman Rehman Sobhan slams budget...

Rehman Sobhan slams budget...

Bangladesh

Thu, Jun 17 2021

Allocation and distribution of resources in budget not commensurate with demands of pandemic, says one...

Saber dismayed as no higher tax on...

Saber dismayed as no higher tax on...

Bangladesh

Sun, Jun 13 2021

Experts suggest imposing 65% specific exercise tax on tobacco related products

CSOs, MPs demand 15,000C for coastal...

CSOs, MPs demand 15,000C for coastal...

Bangladesh

Sat, Jun 12 2021

Budget allocation for embankment construction is insufficient, they say

Experts: Budget allocation for disabilities...

Experts: Budget allocation for disabilities...

Business

Mon, Jun 7 2021

A monthly allowance of Tk750 for each person with a disability is negligible, they say

Finance Minister: Zero tolerance for...

Kamal: Zero tolerance for corruption...

Economy

Mon, Jun 7 2021

New laws to be made to stop corruption in the country's financial sector, says the finance minister...

What new mega projects are kicking off...

What new mega projects are kicking...

Development

Sat, Jun 5 2021

Experts suggest prioritizing completion, implementation of current projects over taking new ones

Govt: No fund crisis for tackling Covid-19...

Govt: No fund crisis for tackling...

Bangladesh

Fri, Jun 4 2021

‘Funds will be readily mobilized for the health sector when necessary’

Finance Minister: Business-friendly...

Fin Min: Business-friendly budget to...

Business

Fri, Jun 4 2021

Kamal defends tax cuts and other exemptions in the proposed budget

CPD: Budget lacks mid-, long-term recovery...

CPD not happy with budget

Bangladesh

Fri, Jun 4 2021

The insignificant rise in health budget is business-as-usual and nothing out of the ordinary, says the...

Budget FY22: 10 mega projects to get...

10 mega projects to get lion’s share...

Economy

Fri, Jun 4 2021

The proposed budget, worth Tk603,681 crore, sets aside Tk225,324 crore for ADP

Budget FY22: Telecom operators feel...

Budget FY22: Telecom operators feel...

Business

Fri, Jun 4 2021

Operators said issues including minimum tax, corporate tax, SIM tax, and direct operator billing should...

Budget FY22: Railway gets more allocation...

Rail budget hiked to improve...

Economy

Fri, Jun 4 2021

Bangladesh Railway implementing 36 projects to enhance and modernize its services

Something for everyone leads to large...

Something for everyone leads to large...

Economy

Thu, Jun 3 2021

All these measures clearly demonstrate the government’s intention to win over people’s hearts...

Experts for proper planning as education...

Experts for proper planning as education...

Education

Thu, Jun 3 2021

Regardless of the allocation, the sector may face the same hurdles it went through since the government...

Budget FY22: Health allocation lacks...

Experts: Health allocation lacks...

Economy

Thu, Jun 3 2021

An overall increase in the allocation is misleading as the increase in the allocation for health services...

Budget FY22: Tk587 crore allocated for...

Tk587cr for cultural affairs

Economy

Thu, Jun 3 2021

Cultural activists express unhappiness

Budget FY22: Around Tk25,125cr budget...

Tk25,125cr set aside to tackle climate...

Economy

Thu, Jun 3 2021

The disclosure was made in a climate budget report, entitled 'Climate Financing for Sustainable Development:...

Budget FY22: What about money...

Budget FY22: What about money...

Economy

Thu, Jun 3 2021

Allowing the provision discourages honest taxpayers, say observers

Budget FY22: Dependency on banks to...

Dependency on banks to meet deficit...

Banks

Thu, Jun 3 2021

The overall budget deficit for the fiscal year 2021-22 will be Tk214,681 crore, 35.5% of total...

Budget FY22: Defence allocation up...

Defence allocation up 8%

Economy

Thu, Jun 3 2021

In last year’s budget, Tk348.42 billion was proposed for the Defence Ministry

BNP: Budget only to widen debt...

BNP: Budget only to widen debt...

Politics

Thu, Jun 3 2021

Proposed budget is formulated without considering the interests and plights of marginal poor people,...