SoEs' profit fall squeezes FY17 revenue earnings

Country's revenue from the second-biggest source shrank in 2016-17 as...

Individual tax return submission time expires today

The time for submission of tax returns by individual taxpayers...

China to invest $2.3b in steel, power

China’s Kunming Iron & Steel Holding Company Ltd. will invest...

Govt tightening EEF terms to ensure fund recovery

  The government is set to toughen agreed commitments from...

90m people alleviated from poverty: Muhith

Nearly 90 million people have been alleviated from poverty line...

Sustainable economy must to realise SDGs: Inu

Information Minister Hasanul Haq Inu has said poverty alleviation and...

Govt okays Tk 23.12b project to rehabilitate Rohingyas

The government has approved a Tk 23.12 billion project to...

PM to launch RNPP construction Nov 30

The government is all set to begin the construction phase...

NI-inspected 513 RMG units face closure

Some 513 or one-third of the readymade garment (RMG) factories...

Govt to issue three new bank licences

Finance Minister AMA Muhith has revealed that the government is...

Bad loans worrisome for economy: ICC,B

International Chamber of Commerce, Bangladesh (ICC,B) President Mahbubur Rahman has...

Govt always favours private sector promotions: PM

Prime Minister Sheikh Hasina on Monday said the government is...

Government’s tax receipts fall Tk 33.55b short of Q1 target

Tax-revenue collection fell short of the target by Tk 33.55...

Gold market dependent on smuggling: TIB

The Transparency International Bangladesh (TIB) has claimed that gold market...

Muhith mulls Tk 4,680b budget for FY19

Finance Minister AMA has said that the outlay of the...

Subsidy shrinkage soothes govt's FY17 budget-deficit burden

Government subsidies shrank in 2016-17 for subdued demand from some...

Gold prices to go up from Sunday

The Bangladesh Jewellers Samity has hiked gold prices, to be...

Blue economy untapped, BEC yet to gather pace

Settling maritime disputes with India and Myanmar opened up new...

Annual Banking Confce, 2017 begins Sunday

The Annual Banking Conference, 2017, arranged by Bangladesh Institute of...

BD needs to raise its spending threefold

Bangladesh needs to increase its spending on water-related projects by...

Q1 sees Tk 42.64b budget surplus for spending slowdown

The current fiscal year's first quarter saw a budget surplus...

Land ports earn Tk 1.11b in FY17

The country's land ports have earned a total revenue of...

Industries outside EZs unlikely to get new gas line from next year

New industries outside the country's economic zones (EZs) would hardly...