Working age population rises to 62.7 per cent

The significant rise in the country’s working age population –...

BB reserve heist case probe report submission on May 21

A Dhaka court has set May 21 for submitting probe report...

Survey on VAT payers’ satisfaction: Respondents give mixed reaction

Tax officials declined to accept relevant papers from some 43...

BB data server at high risk of cyber attack

The data server of the central bank is found to...

'Two-thirds of eligible taxpayers evade tax'

Chairman of National Board of Revenue (NBR) Md Mosharraf Hossain...

Comprehensive farm database on the cards

The government has planned to build a comprehensive database for...

NBR told to avoid 'cut-and-paste' type budget

The country's investment development authorities, on Monday, sought adequate policy...

Only 11pc women using MFS in BD: Study

Only 11 per cent of women are registered users of...

Tax collection posts slight growth in eight months

Tax collection grew by only 7.0 per cent during the...

World Bank suggests merger of commercial banks

The World Bank (WB) has suggested that Bangladesh should merge...

BD seeks US investments in energy sector

Bangladesh has sought US investment, especially in the energy sector...

Govt eyes Tk 377b non-tax revenue in next budget

The government is set to fix the target for non-tax...

BD may seek foreign aid to attain SDGs

Bangladesh may seek financial support from global leaders to aid...

Interest rate swap getting popular in local financial market

Interest rate swap is gradually becoming popular in the country's...

NBR now hints at VAT Package

The proposed new VAT law may have a 'Package VAT'-like...

Trade gap crosses $10 billion in July-Feb

Country’s bilateral merchandise trade gap with the rest of the...

IMF projects 7.3pc growth for BD in current year

The International Monetary Fund (IMF) projected a 7.30 per cent...

Rise of food prices pushes up inflation

The general inflation marked a 0.08 percentage point rise in...

NBR to scan TIN holders skirting tax returns

The National Board of Revenue (NBR) will find out the...

Economy to expand at 7.3pc this fiscal: Escap

The United Nations has said Bangladesh's real GDP (Gross Domestic...

BD's slip in ranking ‘hits investment growth’

Bangladesh has not only failed to improve its position in...

BD among top five growing economies: WB

The World Bank in a report has put Bangladesh among...

PM opens work on 24 economic zones

Prime Minister Sheikh Hasina inaugurated and laid foundation stones of...