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Can government emphasize family planning...

Can government emphasize family planning...

Bangladesh

Sun, Jun 30 2019

The allocation for health and family welfare sector in the budget for the new fiscal year is Tk25,732...

Parliament passes Tk523,190 crore budget...

Tk523,190cr budget for FY20 passed

Parliament

Sun, Jun 30 2019

The finance minister on June 13 placed the largest-ever budget in the country's history

Dairy farmers, milk powder importers...

Dairy farmers, milk powder importers...

Economy

Sat, Jun 29 2019

Despite the proposed hike, local dairy farmers at different post-budget programs criticized the government...

Ecnec okays 10 projects worth...

Ecnec okays 10 projects worth...

Government Affairs

Tue, Jun 25 2019

The locomotives modernization project is due to be implemented by June 2022 at a cost of Tk242.14...

‘Proposed tax to take its toll on construction...

‘Proposed tax to take its toll on construction...

Economy

Mon, Jun 24 2019

BSMA leaders said they will have to pay another Tk4,650 in advance income tax (AIT) at different stages...

'Freedom fighters, marginalized people...

'Freedom fighters, marginalized people...

Economy

Mon, Jun 24 2019

The government has proposed an increase in the education sector by 17% to Tk61,118 crore in the budget...

‘Tobacco price hike lower than expected...

‘Tobacco price hike lower than expected...

Dhaka

Sat, Jun 22 2019

According to the former NBR chairman, revenue collection from tobacco products accounts for Tk22,800...

NBR estimates Tk7,000cr in extra revenues...

NBR estimates Tk7,000cr in extra revenues...

Regulations

Sat, Jun 22 2019

More than 80% local taxes, 600% at import level, budget proposes cigarette price hikes by Tk5 to Tk18...

CAB seeks PM's intervention to reduce...

CAB seeks PM's intervention to reduce...

Regulations

Sat, Jun 22 2019

'There’re provisions of realising 5, 7.5, and 10% VAT apart from unified 15% one which will...

Paper importers call for duty cut to...

Paper importers call for duty cut to...

Regulations

Sat, Jun 22 2019

If import duty was cut to 5% and the bonded warehouse facility for importers was maintained, the misuse...

NBR relaxes advance tax provision till...

NBR relaxes advance tax provision till...

Regulations

Sat, Jun 22 2019

Exporters and importers of capital machinery, among others, will also enjoy the deferred payment...

BCI wants tax on excess reserve, stock...

BCI wants tax on excess reserve, stock...

Economy

Sat, Jun 22 2019

The chamber criticized the proposed value added tax (VAT) slabs of 5%, 7.5% and 10%, saying they were...

Dairy farmers dump milk as their demands...

Dairy farmers dump milk as their demands...

Business

Sat, Jun 22 2019

'In the last seven years, milk production has tripled, and in this situation the government should...

IBFB wants 45% budget allocation for...

IBFB wants 45% budget allocation for...

Commerce

Thu, Jun 20 2019

'In the outgoing fiscal, only 38.67% of the total expenditure was spent in the development...

Doctors demand 12% of budget be allocated...

Doctors demand 12% of budget for health...

Economy

Wed, Jun 19 2019

Doctors and civil society have said the health sector's budget should contribute to 5% of the...

BTMA urges govt to withdraw tax on machinery,...

BTMA urges govt to withdraw tax on machinery,...

Economy

Wed, Jun 19 2019

It also urged the government to withdraw a 5% Advance Tax on importing textile machinery

Budget measures undermine vision of...

Budget measures undermine vision of...

Regulations

Tue, Jun 18 2019

Sector people have termed the steps running against the government vision of a Digital Bangladesh as...

PwC: Budget good for FDI

PwC: Budget good for FDI

Economy

Tue, Jun 18 2019

'The proposal to continue with reduced tax rates between 10% and 15 % for RMG and textile sectors...

Budget affects telecom sector, says...

Budget affects telecom sector, says...

Economy

Tue, Jun 18 2019

In the proposed budget, supplementary duty on talk time and data use have been increased from 5% to...

Proposed budget disappoints women...

Proposed budget disappoints women...

Economy

Tue, Jun 18 2019

'In the proposed budget, VAT was relaxed for women entrepreneurs but no such facilities were given...

Palak calls for withdrawing 7.5% VAT...

Palak calls for withdrawing 7.5% VAT...

Business

Tue, Jun 18 2019

In the proposed budget for Fiscal Year 2019-20, the government has imposed a 7.5% VAT on virtual...