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Economists react to FY22 budget, deficit,...

'Deficit, implementation top challenges...

Business

Thu, Jul 1 2021

Noting that 75% of the budget was implemented in the last fiscal year, they say the budget for FY22 lacks...

Whitening black money approved, move...

Whitening black money approved amid...

Business

Tue, Jun 29 2021

A total of 10,034 taxpayers have whitened their black money worth Tk15,000 crore in the first nine months...

Experts: FY22 budget falls short on...

'FY22 budget falls short on prioritizing...

Business

Sun, Jun 20 2021

Speakers stressed the need for reducing the gap allocation of resources in water, sanitation and hygiene...

Tax hike to interrupt growth of MFS,...

Tax hike to interrupt growth of MFS,...

Business

Wed, Jun 9 2021

A 40% tax has been proposed for non-listed MFS providers, increasing it from 32.5%

Tiles manufacturers say interests unprotected...

Tiles manufacturers say interests unprotected...

Business

Wed, Jun 9 2021

Tariff on imported tiles has been reduced to $1 per square metre, so the price of imported tiles can...

Finance minister dismisses claim of...

Finance minister dismisses claim of...

Economy

Wed, Jun 9 2021

He also trashed the comments of some economists that the budget has failed to address the problems of...

Plastic goods manufacturers demand withdrawal...

Plastic goods makers demand withdrawal...

Business

Mon, Jun 7 2021

They sought withdrawal of 15% VAT from locally made plastic toys

‘We thank the government for the corporate...

‘We thank the government for the corporate...

Business

Mon, Jun 7 2021

Third gender community lauds special tax cut in FY22 budget

Debapriya: Budget FY22 incentives not...

'Budget incentives not sufficient to...

Economy

Sun, Jun 6 2021

This budget does not say anything about the backward population and the informal sector, he says

Budget FY22: Agriculture gets Tk759...

Agriculture gets Tk759 crore higher...

Bangladesh

Thu, Jun 3 2021

To contain the impact of the Covid-19 pandemic, the budget has also proposed Tk9,500 crore in farm...

Budget FY22: A budget of tax cuts and...

A budget of tax cuts, exemptions

Business

Thu, Jun 3 2021

Reducing corporate taxes will allow entrepreneurs to reinvest and as a result, job creation will increase,...

Budget FY22: Freedom fighters' monthly...

Budget FY22: FFs monthly honorarium...

Economy

Thu, Jun 3 2021

Total 30,000 'Bir Nibas' being built for freedom fighters at a cost of Tk4,122 crore

Budget FY22: TIN mandatory for purchasing...

TIN mandatory for savings certificates...

Business

Thu, Jun 3 2021

The finance minister proposed to submit TIN in other cases too for expanding the tax net of the...

Budget FY22: Tax exemption on capital...

Tax exemption on capital gains for...

Business

Thu, Jun 3 2021

 The government has decided to provide policy support in building a strong bond market as an alternative...

Budget FY22: Non-listed companies, OPCs...

Budget FY22: Non-listed companies, OPCs...

Economy

Thu, Jun 3 2021

The minister also proposed further reduction of the tax rate for listed companies to 22.5% from 25%

Budget FY22: 2% incentive on remittance...

2% incentive on remittance to stay in...

Economy

Thu, Jun 3 2021

Expatriate Bangladeshis sent $22.75 billion in remittance during the first 11 months of the current 2020-21...

Budget aimed at saving lives and...

Budget aimed at saving lives and...

Economy

Thu, Jun 3 2021

Finance Minister AHM Mustafa Kamal is set to place a Tk603,681-crore national budget for 2021-22 fiscal...

Bangladesh targets higher growth through...

Bangladesh targets higher growth through...

Economy

Wed, Jun 2 2021

Economists urge the government to refrain from excessive bank borrowing to meet deficit

603,681C national budget to be placed...

603,681C budget to be placed in parliament...

Economy

Wed, Jun 2 2021

At Tk603,681 crore, this budget is 6.28% or Tk35,681 crore higher than the budget of the current fiscal...

CPD: FY22 budget should prioritize equity,...

CPD: FY22 budget should prioritize equity,...

Business

Mon, May 31 2021

The transparency and accountability of Bangladesh’s Covid-19 stimulus plan will be key to its successful...

New manufacturers of home appliance...

New manufacturers of home appliance...

Business

Tue, May 25 2021

The government has decided to provide this exemption to fresh investors for driving expansion of the...