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Bangladesh Bank moves to stop collateral...

Bangladesh Bank moves to stop collateral...

Banks

Tue, Sep 4 2018

Data repository to help lenders avoid risk from March 2019

Make way for  private investment

Make way for private investment

Editorial

Sun, Jun 10 2018

The Finance Ministry needs to realize that private investment is crucial to our future economic...

Bigger budget proposed to tackle climate...

Bigger budget proposed to tackle climate...

Environment

Fri, Jun 8 2018

The amount will be spent by at least 20 ministries and divisions of the government

BFF urges to hold district league every...

BFF urges to hold district league every...

Football

Sat, Apr 7 2018

The BFF recently managed to convince the government to include Tk14.7m in the annual budget, from where...

For a robust banking sector

For a robust banking sector

Editorial

Mon, Nov 27 2017

Although the ministry must get approval from BB before it can set up a private bank, it has managed to...

Farmers Bank tagged ‘risky’ for financial...

Farmers Bank tagged ‘risky’ for financial...

Banks

Mon, Oct 30 2017

A government report recommends action against Farmers Bank and NRB Commercial Bank over corruption and...

Md Muslim Chowdhury appointed new acting...

Md Muslim Chowdhury appointed new acting...

Bangladesh

Tue, Oct 3 2017

Md Muslim Chowdhury has more than 30 years of experience as a civil servant and consultant in different...

‘Journalists don’t need a wage...

‘Journalists don’t need a wage...

Labour

Tue, Aug 8 2017

Finance Minister Muhith said: 'The existing payroll for the journalists has five layers, and they are...

Finance Ministry rebuffs CCC’s financial...

Finance Ministry rebuffs CCC’s financial...

Uncategorized

Tue, Jul 11 2017

The city corporation submitted the proposal seeking financial assistance to mitigate the city’s water-logging...

Govt borrowing from saving instruments...

Govt borrowing from saving instruments...

Economy

Thu, Jun 22 2017

The total amount of loan from saving instruments will be almost 50% of the outgoing fiscal year’s deficit...

New VAT rate likely to be

New VAT rate likely to be

Economy

Mon, Jun 19 2017

Finance ministry sources said the decision to stop the execution of the VAT law was taken at a meeting...

More vacancies required

More vacancies required

Editorial

Thu, Jun 15 2017

With only 1.4 million jobs created over the last few years, the government needs to really up its...

A jump in subsidy to contain rice...

A jump in subsidy to contain rice...

Economy

Sun, Jun 4 2017

For the agricultural sector, the subsidy was cut by Tk3,000cr to Tk9,000cr in the revised budgetary outlay...

Muhith: Budget for next fiscal year...

Muhith: Budget for next fiscal year...

Economy

Sat, May 13 2017

'Implementation should be smooth as there have been no hartals'

All pensioners to be paid electronically...

All pensioners to be paid electronically...

Nation

Mon, Apr 17 2017

The change to electronic bank transfers is a part of reforms to the country’s pension system

Muhith: New VAT effective from July...

Muhith: New VAT effective from July...

Business

Mon, Apr 17 2017

He made the remark following a meeting with top business leaders at his Secretariat office

Foreign Ministry wants 70 Mercedes...

Foreign Ministry wants 70 Mercedes...

Bangladesh

Mon, Apr 17 2017

Ministry of Foreign Affairs recently sent a letter to the finance ministry seeking Tk40 crore allocation...

Muhith: VAT to be paid online from...

Muhith: VAT to be paid online from...

Commerce

Thu, Mar 23 2017

"We will pay VAT online from now"

No pay hike next year if inflation below...

No pay hike next year if inflation below...

Bangladesh

Sun, Mar 12 2017

The government is working on a new system for adjusting the civil service salary scales once in a year...

BASIC to get Tk2,600cr as recap...

BASIC to get Tk2,600cr as recap...

Banks

Sat, Feb 11 2017

The government has decided to issue a total of Tk2,600 crore interest-free BASIC Bank Recapitalisation...

BEZA wants lower interest rates for...

BEZA wants lower interest rates for...

Bangladesh

Tue, Oct 18 2016

The Bangladesh Economic Zones Authority (BEZA) has requested the Finance Ministry to allow economic zone...