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    NBR rewards 149 top VAT payers

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 12:05am on December 11, 2017

    The National Board of Revenue on Sunday awarded top nine VAT paying businesses at the national level and 140 other entities at districts level for depositing the highest amounts of value-added tax to the government exchequer for the fiscal year 2015-2016...

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    BTRC invites bids to appoint auditors for BL, Airtel

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 10:21pm on December 10, 2017

    Bangladesh Telecommunication Regulatory Commission on Sunday invited tenders for the appointment of audit firms for information system audit of two mobile phone operators, Banglalink and Airtel...

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    Govt bars office bearers from polls after 2 consecutive terms

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 12:05am on December 11, 2017

    The government has amended Trade Organisations Rules barring a person from contesting executive committee election of a trade body like Bangladesh Garment Manufacturers and Exporters Association and Bangladesh Knitwear Manufacturers and Exporters Association after serving the office for two consecutive terms....

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    Stocks fall for another week as banks plummet

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 11:09pm on December 09, 2017

    Dhaka bourse plunged last week, extending the losing spell to the second week, as investors intensified share sales, especially those of banks ahead of year-end...

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    Irregular Grameen Bank employees want job regularisation

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 11:05pm on December 09, 2017

    Grameen Bank’s class IV employees on Saturday urged the government to regularise their jobs...

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    NBR’s revenue receipt may fall Tk 38,900cr short of FY18 target: UO

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 11:03pm on December 09, 2017

    The Unnayan Onneshan, a local think tank, on Saturday said that the revenue collection by the National Board of Revenue might fall Tk 38,900 crore short of target at the end of the current fiscal year 2017-2018...

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    Shahjalal Fertiliser incurs Tk 239cr in loss in first year

    Zaman Monir . Sylhet | Updated at 11:02pm on December 09, 2017

    The newly established Shahjalal Fertiliser Factory incurred a loss of Tk 239 crore in the first fiscal year of its operation, despite achieving the production target...

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    RMG export to India sees stellar growth, China falls in Jul-Nov

    Moinul Haque | Updated at 11:00pm on December 09, 2017

    Country’s readymade garment export to India in the July-November period of the current financial year grew by 56.35 per cent riding on an impressive performance by knitwear products, while RMG export to China fell by 10.93 per cent during the period...

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    Ceiling on tax payment thru T-challan raised

    Jasim Uddin | Updated at 10:29pm on December 09, 2017

    The National Board of Revenue has raised the limit on income tax payment through treasury challan to Tk 50,000 from Tk 10,000 to improve instant cash flow to the government exchequer...

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    Bangladesh Bank prefers research before issuing cryptocurrency

    United News of Bangladesh | Updated at 06:13pm on December 09, 2017

      Bangladesh Bank deputy governor SK Sur Chowdhury on Saturday said the matter of the issuance of cryptocurrency by the central bank in the country...