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The Financial Express

Muhith woos Norway to utilise FDI incentives

Finance Minister AMA Muhith urged Norway to invest in Bangladesh’s...

2.1m youths get self-employment training in eight yrs

Youth Development Department has trained some 2.1 million youths on...

NBR to launch software for replacing manual selection of tax file

Many of the country’s taxpayers often complain that their tax...

Reform rules, cut corporate tax to 25pc to net in investment

A national policy think-tank suggests Bangladesh knock down maximum corporate...

Padma bridge suffers from surfeit of funds as work decelerates

As construction work decelerates sharply, the Padma bridge needs 17...

Tk 20.8b dev project for Rajshahi division

The government has taken an initiative to implement a mega...

Asian Clearing Union includes JPY in currency basket

Country's banks are now allowed to use Japanese yen (JPY),...

Financing LNG sector to depend largely on int'l lending agencies

Bangladesh would have to depend largely on international lending agencies...

Hi-tech parks to create 0.30m jobs

The government has taken initiatives to set up hi-tech parks...

Bangladesh eyes power plant projects in Nepal

Bangladesh has proposed to build hydroelectric projects in Nepal to...

Ban on export of raw jute varieties

The government of Bangladesh has imposed an indefinite ban on...

ADB to support Bangladesh in implementing SDGs

Asian Development Bank (ADB) reaffirmed its commitment to support Bangladesh...

Economists fear family ‘oligopoly’ in banking

Financial experts said majority stakeholders of banks disfavor the latest...

Govt seeks development partners’ financing for achieving SDGs

Finance Minister Abul Maal Abdul Muhith has sought financing by...

Amendment to policy on VAT consultants' appointment soon

The revenue authorities will recast the policy on appointment of...

Taka falling against US$ despite BB's support

Depreciating trend of the local currency against the US dollar...

BDF meet ends; Thrust on collaboration between dev partners to achieve SDGs

The two-day Bangladesh Development Forum (BDF) in the capital ended...

Multilayer taxation on dividend hurting investment growth

Big entrepreneurs shy away from reinvesting their profit in new...

Skilled workers' outflow jumps by 36pc

The outflow of Bangladeshi skilled workers surged by more than...

LPG demand to reach 3.0m tonnes by 2025

World LPG Association (WLPGA) sees Bangladesh as one of the...

Thrust on BD to make excellent SDG progress

Bangladesh, following its outstanding progress made earlier on the key...

Mauritius to hire more Bangladeshi workers

Satisfied with the performance of Bangladeshi migrants, Mauritius said it...

Amended bank law allows four family members on board

Four members of a family instead of existing two now...