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Budget FY22: Two million tons of rice...

2m tons of rice to be procured from...

Bangladesh

Thu, Jun 3 2021

The decision of procuring the rice comes at a time when the food reserve has hit the lowest in recent...

Budget FY22: VAT exemption on sanitary...

VAT exemption on sanitary napkin production...

Economy

Thu, Jun 3 2021

While importing raw materials for producing sanitary napkins, the manufacturers said they need to pay...

Budget FY22: Inflation target set at...

Inflation target set at 5.3%

Economy

Thu, Jun 3 2021

The government unveils Tk603,681-crore national budget for 2021-22 fiscal year

Budget FY22: Cigarettes to be...

Budget FY22: Cigarettes to be...

Economy

Thu, Jun 3 2021

Prices of filtered bidi, jarda and gul to see no changes

Budget FY22: Increasing taxes on mobile...

Budget FY22: Increasing taxes on mobile...

Economy

Thu, Jun 3 2021

The government has proposed a 37.5% tax for publicly traded providers of MFS

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...

Rural infrastructures, agriculture and...

Rural infrastructures, agriculture and...

Bangladesh

Sun, Apr 11 2021

The finance minister was briefing reporters virtually after holding a pre-budget meeting for the next...

Kamal: Govt feels well over IMF’s latest...

Kamal: Govt feels well over IMF’s latest...

Foreign Affairs

Wed, Apr 7 2021

The IMF has raised its projection for the economic growth of Bangladesh to 5% for 2021, up from 4.4%...

Government approves proposals to import...

Govt approves import of 350K tons of...

Government Affairs

Wed, Mar 10 2021

Finance Minister AHM Mustafa Kamal says the government is trying to procure rice from different sources...

Cabinet purchase body nods 42.5MW waste...

Waste to power project cleared

Business

Thu, Nov 12 2020

BPDB will purchase electricity at $0.22 per unit

Dhaka-Mymensingh highway to be upgraded...

Dhaka-Mymensingh highway to be upgraded...

Dhaka

Wed, Sep 30 2020

Finance Minister AHM Mustafa Kamal said this highway has already been built as a four-lane one by the...

One year lock-in period for stocks,...

Rules eased for investing ‘black money’...

Stock Market

Mon, Jun 29 2020

Finance minister expresses high optimism over budget implementation

Finance Minister: People given priority...

Kamal: People given priority in...

Economy

Mon, Jun 15 2020

MPs call for improving services at state-owned hospitals during discussion on supplementary budget for...

Budget FY21: No initiative for Rohingya...

Budget FY21: No initiative for Rohingya...

Economy

Thu, Jun 11 2020

No fund has been allocated for the relocation or rehabilitation of the displaced Rohingya in FY2020-21...

Finance Minister: Each court will be...

Finance Minister: Each court will be...

Bangladesh

Thu, Jun 11 2020

Land registration to be digitized

Budget FY21: Tk1,478.93 cr proposed...

Budget FY21: Tk1,478.93 cr proposed...

Economy

Thu, Jun 11 2020

Kamal said the government is playing an important role in the development of sports and culture for the...

Budget FY21: Local cosmetics to become...

Budget FY21: Local cosmetics to become...

Parliament

Thu, Jun 11 2020

The supplementary duty on local cosmetics will be increased to 10% from 5%Budget FY21: Local cosmetics...

Budget FY21: AIT increased for cars,...

Budget FY21: AIT increased for cars,...

Economy

Thu, Jun 11 2020

Meanwhile, AIT for microbuses has been proposed at Tk30,000 against the current rate of Tk20,000

Budget FY21: BRTA services to cost more...

Budget FY21: BRTA services to cost more...

Economy

Thu, Jun 11 2020

However, this will not be applicable for passenger and school buses, trucks/lorries, three-wheelers,...

Budget FY21: Tax-free income ceiling...

Budget FY21: Tax-free income ceiling...

Economy

Thu, Jun 11 2020

The tax-free income ceiling has been raised after five years

Brief budget session coming

Brief budget session coming

Bangladesh

Tue, Jun 2 2020

No question-answer session will be held, journalists not allowed