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Parliament to go into budget session...

Parliament to go into budget session...

Bangladesh

Tue, May 11 2021

The 12th session of the parliament was prorogued on March 4

Economists urge government to present...

Economists urge government to present...

Economy

Mon, May 10 2021

The majority of the new poor are to be found in the urban areas, says a study

Debapriya: Protect consumption, promote...

'Protect consumption, promote employment...

Business

Fri, May 7 2021

The renowned economist says the new budget needs to promote domestic market-oriented industrial diversification...

Ethnic groups demand special incentives...

Ethnic communities demand special...

Bangladesh

Sun, May 2 2021

They urge the government to form an advisory committee for the small ethnic groups of the plains

OP-ED: A budget closer to reality

OP-ED: A budget closer to reality

Mahmudur Rahman

Fri, Apr 30 2021

The FM has a daunting task on his hands

Small businesses pin hopes on budget...

SMEs pin hopes on budget to stay...

Business

Thu, Apr 29 2021

A leeway to SMEs, entrepreneurs say, will not only help the sector survive but also ensure preservation...

Tk6 trillion budget in the works for...

Tk6 trillion budget for FY2021-22

Business

Sun, Apr 18 2021

Amid the coronavirus crisis, the government is working according to what it believes to be 'a comprehensive...

Spending on public servants' remuneration...

Spending on public servants' remuneration...

Economy

Tue, Apr 6 2021

The government is going to allocate 12.2% of the total budget in the upcoming 2021-22 fiscal year

Apparel exporters unveil their list...

Apparel exporters unveil their list...

Business

Thu, Mar 11 2021

The demands were placed at a pre-budget meeting the NBR

India boosts healthcare spending by...

India boosts healthcare spending by...

South Asia

Mon, Feb 1 2021

Delivering her budget statement to parliament, Finance Minister Nirmala Sitharaman projected a fiscal...

OP-ED: Getting back on track

OP-ED: Getting back on track

Mamun Rashid

Mon, Feb 1 2021

Will the Indian government deliver on its promises?

Budget 2021-22: Finance Ministry's coordination...

Budget 2021-22: Council meets to set...

Economy

Mon, Jan 18 2021

In the meeting, the GDP rate was preliminarily estimated at 7.7% and inflation rate estimated 5.3%

Finance Minister: Decision on using...

Kamal: Decision on using forex reserves...

Bangladesh

Thu, Dec 17 2020

Govt plans to use it to fund mega infrastructure projects

Sudan inflation soars, raising spectre...

Sudan inflation soars, raising spectre...

Africa

Sun, Nov 29 2020

Government has run up enormous budget deficits by subsidizing the cost of fuel, then financed the deficits...

PM Muhyiddin: Malaysia will hold an...

Malaysia will hold an election after...

Asia Pacific

Sat, Nov 28 2020

'We will return the mandate to the people and leave it to them to choose which government they...

OP-ED: A looming budget conflict in...

OP-ED: A looming budget conflict in...

Forrest Cookson

Thu, Nov 26 2020

Will there be another government shutdown?

ED: Paying taxes should not be a...

ED: Paying taxes should not be a...

Editorial

Sun, Nov 15 2020

It is imperative that NBR works towards increasing the efficiency of its services

DU to allocate only 1.09% of budget...

DU to allocate only 1.09% of budget...

Education

Wed, Jul 22 2020

A total of Tk869.56 crore – the biggest proposed budget in the history of DU – will be placed...

ED: A clean environment goes hand in...

ED: A clean environment goes hand in...

Editorial

Tue, Jul 21 2020

An encouraging sign in the proposed budget is the emphasis on mosquito control and waste management

DNCC approves Tk4,506cr budget for 2020-21...

DNCC approves Tk4,506cr budget for 2020-21...

Dhaka

Mon, Jul 20 2020

The board approved the budget unanimously, said a media release on Monday

ED: SMEs are no small matter

ED: SMEs are no small matter

Editorial

Sun, Jul 19 2020

We cannot afford to stand back and watch as smaller industries falter and collapse