VAT rules now up for amendment

With a new law put on the backburner, government's revenue...

Govt awards package waiver on land-transfer charges

Registration and all other fees and stamp duty for land...

Ministry, WB at loggerheads over issue of monitoring

The ministry of education (MoE) and the World Bank (WB)...

Investors can buy BD bonds from abroad

Non-resident Bangladeshis (NRBs) can directly buy bonds from abroad under...

New pension provision hits upsetting headwind

A newly introduced pension system executed from July now faces...

WB suggests technological progress in manufacturing

The World Bank (WB) has said Bangladesh's low wages is...

Six banks under BB scanner

The central bank has brought around half-a-dozen commercial banks under...

PM for taking pvt sector on board for SDG financing

Prime Minister Sheikh Hasina has said the private sector needs...

NBR, USAID jointly launch customs website

Bangladesh's revenue authority and USAID country chapter's trade- facilitation wing...

BIDA scarcely bears fruit yet

The birth of BIDA hardly bears fruits yet as the...

SoEs run deep in debt for government indifference

State-owned enterprises (SoEs) run deep in debt, as of latest...

Jamuna Bank inks deal with Titas Gas

Jamuna Bank Limited recently signed an agreement with Titas Gas...

35 individuals, orgs get BB remittance award

Thirty-five individuals and organisations, including five commercial banks, have been...

Labour rights integral part of BD economy: PM

Prime Minister Sheikh Hasina has said her government has taken...

Padma Bridge cost may rise third time

The estimated cost of the much-hyped Padma Multipurpose Bridge Project...

Government goes for augmenting non-tax revenue to meet needs

The government plans to augment non-tax revenues and non-NBR tax...

BB issues new guideline for agent banking

Bangladesh Bank (BB) has issued a new guideline titled “Prudential...

Basic Bank’s total loans reach over Tk 65.38b

The total amount of outstanding loans of Basic Bank Limited...

NBR starts spl survey today to net businesses sans tax files

Around 40 per cent of the city's hotels, restaurants, fast-food...

WB funds for bankrolling BD dev becoming costlier

Status change entails a cost as the World Bank is...

Move to build Ctg-Cox's Bazar rail link progresses

Government’s initiatives to build a rail link between Dhaka and...

BD to import 1.4m mts fertilizer

Bangladesh will import 1.4 million tonnes (mt) of fertilizer from...

ECNEC approves 10 projects involving Tk 51.81 billion

The government approved Wednesday ten development projects involving a total...