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World Bank approves $120m to help Bangladesh improve food security

The World Bank has approved 120 million US dollars to...

Bangladesh's trade deficit widens

The country's trade deficit has widened by 1.50 per cent...

MCCI alleges higher ‘effective’ tax rates hurt businesses

The Metropolitan Chamber of Commerce and Industry (MCCI), Dhaka, on...

Streamlined transport connectivity with India may raise Bangladesh’s national income by 17pc, World Bank says

Smooth transport connectivity between India and Bangladesh has the potential to...

NBR cautions field-level VAT officials about data tempering

The National Board of Revenue (NBR) has now decided to...

Bangladesh-India trade talks turn barren

Bangladesh's proposals have received a lukewarm response from the Indian...

Women entrepreneurs get more than target from stimulus package for smaller units

The women entrepreneurs received 5.7 per cent of the Tk...

E-payment of fees, charges made mandatory

The National Board of Revenue (NBR) has decided to make...

Bangladesh seeks China fund to address rural-urban digital divide

Bangladesh has sought Chinese investment for a Tk 30-billion project...

NBR to cross-check wealth statements for detecting tax evasion

Wealth statements, furnished by taxpayers in their income tax and...

Dhaka eyes extended WB support in two years

Bangladesh may get extended support from the World Bank as...

Bangladesh is becoming South Asia’s economic bull case: WSJ

Bangladesh has won plaudits from The Wall Street Journal for...

E-commerce in Bangladesh mostly untaxed still: NBR chief

Despite rapid expansion of the e-commerce industry in the country,...

Bangladesh government's borrowings overshoot target by almost 30pc in June-Jan

The government's net borrowing from the state-sponsored savings instruments stood...

Expert body recommended for addressing post-LDC challenges

Trade experts and economists suggested on Thursday that the government...

Govt in comfortable spending position after economy averts crashing during pandemic

With the world economy stricken by the economic crisis brought...

Exports slightly drop in July-Feb period

The country's earnings from export of merchandise goods during the...

DCCI urges revenue board to reduce corporate tax

The Dhaka Chamber of Commerce and Industry (DCCI) on Wednesday...

NEC approves Tk 1.98t revised ADP for FY21

The National Economic Council (NEC) on Tuesday approved Tk 1.98...

Remittances surge to $16.69b in July-February period

The country's inward remittance stood at an estimated 16.69-billion dollars...

Bangladeshi banks’ capital base improves marginally

The capital base of the country's banks improved marginally in...

Biggies exhaust Bangladesh Bank's aid packages

All but one stimulus packages under the central bank's initiative...

'Export earnings may decline by 8.0 to 10pc in post-LDC period'

Eminent economist Dr Debapriya Bhattacharya on Sunday said Bangladesh would...