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Doomed with Democrats, Trump's budget...

Doomed with Democrats, Trump's budget...

North America

Tue, Mar 12 2019

The budget makes no immediate progress on reducing the federal deficit or the national debt

In budget, Trump to ask Congress for...

In budget, Trump to ask Congress for...

North America

Sun, Mar 10 2019

Democrats, who oppose the wall as unnecessary and immoral, control the US House of Representatives, making...

Economists: Modi's populist budget to...

Economists: Modi's populist budget to...

Business

Sun, Feb 3 2019

Economists fear some of the assumptions built into the math for those goals are too aggressive—especially...

Upazila Parishad Election: First phase...

Polls to 87 upazilas in first phase...

Election

Sun, Feb 3 2019

Around 480 upazilas will go to polls in five phases

Gifting etiquette: the wedding...

Gifting etiquette: the wedding...

Avenue T

Tue, Dec 18 2018

Invite in hand, outfits already planned—the only thing left on your to-do list is a gift for the...

How to get married without breaking...

How to get married without breaking...

Avenue T

Wed, Dec 12 2018

A common sense guide to wedding money management

Who is the winner in Trump’s latest...

Who is the winner in Trump’s latest...

Ziauddin Choudhury

Sat, Jul 14 2018

Whether NATO has outlived its utility is not an issue for Trump to decide

Bridging the gap

Bridging the gap

Opinion

Fri, Jul 13 2018

For a nation and its economy to flourish, it is of paramount importance that women

Health and education  are worth spending...

Health and education are worth spending...

Editorial

Sat, Jun 30 2018

These two sectors combined are the bedrock on which a nation’s progress is made

DU announces Tk741cr budget, 4.94% for...

DU announces Tk741cr budget, 4.94% for...

Education

Thu, Jun 28 2018

Last year, Dhaka University had a Tk664.37 crore budget with only 2% allocation for research

Experts: Revenue target in budget ‘virtually...

Experts: Revenue target in budget ‘virtually...

Business

Fri, Jun 22 2018

‘We feel that attaining the increased revenue target for FY19 will continue to be a major challenge...

After the budget

After the budget

Business

Tue, Jun 12 2018

A few critical points on the new national budget. This is the 2nd part of a three-part op-ed

SANEM: Proposed budget fails to hit...

SANEM: Proposed budget fails to hit...

Economy

Sat, Jun 9 2018

The think tank blames lack of strong political will for the failure of full implementation of budget...

A step towards  gender equality

A step towards gender equality

Editorial

Sat, Jun 9 2018

The new budget aims to tap into the potential of Bangladeshi women

AL: FY19 budget is pro-people

AL: FY19 budget is pro-people

Politics

Sat, Jun 9 2018

Countering BNP’s claim that the proposed budget for 2018-19 fiscal year would not be...

Reaction to allocation for women’s development...

Reaction to allocation for women’s development...

Bangladesh

Sat, Jun 9 2018

Finance Minister AMA Muhith proposed a Tk1,37,742 crore allocation for women’s development in the...

A budget that does not rock the...

A budget that does not rock the...

Editorial

Fri, Jun 8 2018

It is good to see this year’s budget placing a higher tax on the habits of the affluent

Muhith aims to keep economy on even...

Muhith aims to keep economy on even...

Economy

Fri, Jun 8 2018

Finance Minister AMA Muhith kept one eye on the upcoming parliamentary election as he unveiled

A budget for everyone and no one?

A budget for everyone and no one?

Opinion

Fri, Jun 8 2018

It’s election season, and the budget played it safe

Despite fiscal pressure, govt allocates...

Despite fiscal pressure, govt allocates...

Bangladesh

Fri, Jun 8 2018

The government has allocated funds for the rehabilitation of Rohingya refugees in the proposed...

Experts: New investments, job creation...

Experts: New investments, job creation...

Bangladesh

Fri, Jun 8 2018

Attracting new investments and creating employment opportunities are some major challenges Bangladesh...