Jasim Uddin

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    B’desh, India start testing auto doc processing in land port

    Jasim Uddin | Updated at 12:47am on October 15, 2018

    Bangladesh and India have decided to run a feasibility study on introducing automatic document processing and record management of export-import cargos for faster clearance of...

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    NBR moves to amend new VAT law before implementation

    Jasim Uddin | Updated at 02:15am on October 14, 2018

    National Board of Revenue has taken a move to amend the now-suspended VAT and Supplementary Duty Act-2012 as a preparation for implementation of the law...

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    NBR to exempt duty on small-value goods import

    Jasim Uddin | Updated at 12:00am on October 12, 2018

    The National Board of Revenue has decided to allow duty-free import of goods worth up to Tk 2,000 and exempt duty or other taxes up to...

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    Govt suspends betel leaf export to KSA amid Saudi warning

    Jasim Uddin | Updated at 12:05am on October 09, 2018

    The government has temporarily suspended betel leaves export to the Kingdom of Saudi Arabia, the largest market for Bangladesh for the item, following a warning...

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    Air passengers to pay VAT on aeronautical charges: NBR

    Jasim Uddin | Updated at 12:00am on October 07, 2018

    National Board of Revenue on Thursday said that the 15 per cent value-added tax on aeronautical charges collected by the civil aviation authorities from airliners...

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    NBR to set up tax unit for foreign cos

    Jasim Uddin | Updated at 01:54am on October 02, 2018

    National Board of Revenue has decided to set up a separate unit to handle income tax files of foreign companies operating in Bangladesh....

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    Indian high commission seeks solution to tax-related problems

    Jasim Uddin | Updated at 12:00am on September 30, 2018

    Indian high commission in Dhaka has requested different Bangladesh government agencies including National Board of Revenue to solve a number of tax-related ‘problems’ Indian chief...

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    New VAT returns format ineffective

    Jasim Uddin | Updated at 02:49am on September 26, 2018

    Online VAT payment form has remained ineffective since its introduction almost three months ago as field-level tax officials found the returns form faulty while businesses...

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    Bangladesh cuts duty on 602 products for APTA states

    Jasim Uddin | Updated at 12:05am on September 25, 2018

    Bangladesh has offered duty concessions on import of 602 products from five countries including China and India under the Asia Pacific Trade Agreement (APTA)....

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    Minimum wage still one of the lowest

    Jasim Uddin | Updated at 01:13am on September 21, 2018

    Readymade garment workers in Bangladesh are paid one of the lowest minimum monthly wages among the global apparel producing countries. ...