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Muhith faces anger in parliament again over his silence on banking sector in budget

Finance Minister AMA Muhith (File Photo) Finance Minister AMA Muhith has come under fire from deputies in parliament again for having outlined no plan …

Rice prices go up after govt hikes import duty

A file photo shows a man carrying a sack of rice at a wholesale market …

State banks sit with most default loans

Eight state-run banks accounted for more than half of the Tk 88,589 crore default loans in the banking…

WB approves $700m for primary education in Bangladesh

The World Bank’s Board of Executive Directors has approved US$700 million to improve primary education in Bangladesh, reports…

Low customer turnout disheartens fashion entrepreneurs in Dhaka

Fashion entrepreneurs in Dhaka have expressed frustration over the poor sales of their products ahead of the impending…

Businesses must disclose bank account info to get VAT rebate

A file photo shows a worker handling a machine at a spinning mill in Dhaka. Traders will have to disclose the relevant bank account information to the tax authority as…

Muhith under fire over loan scandals in banking sector

The budget for the 2018-19 fiscal is presented in parliament on Thursday. Photo: PID Opposition…

Bangladesh Budget: Lofty goals, fragile base

Daily Star;  June 08, 2018 Lofty goals, fragile base Muhith unwraps yet another fat budget,…

Pitch-perfect budget for an election year?

Pitch-perfect budget for an election year?  Ibrahim Hossain Ovi  Published at 01:17 am June 7th,…

Local edn fails to cater for RMG sector needs

RMG factories in Dhaka. – New Age file photo Several billion dollars in salaries and…

Muhith says he is not levying new tax in 2019 national budget

AMA Muhith has said the government is not levying any new tax in the upcoming…

High target, incapacity cause revenue shortfall

High target, incapacity cause revenue shortfall Jasim Uddin | Published: 00:05, Jun 01,2018   New Age A…

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