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    National budget today

    Shakhawat Hossain | Updated at 12:30am on June 01, 2017

    The national budget of Tk 400,266 crore for financial year 2017-18 is set to be proposed in parliament today seeking the complete implementation of the 2012 law...

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    Muhith to place budget Thursday with focus on job creation

    United News of Bangladesh | Updated at 06:15pm on May 31, 2017

    Amid the business community’s concern about possible imposition of 15 per cent flat VAT rate from July 1 next, finance minister AMA Muhith is going...

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    Muhith backtracks on reducing VAT rate

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 07:18pm on May 27, 2017

      Finance minister AMA on Saturday backtracked from his previous commitment for reducing the proposed rate of value added tax in the upcoming national to...

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    Govt won’t interfere in IBBL unless requested by IDB: Muhith

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 01:09am on May 22, 2017

    Finance minister AMA Muhith on Sunday said that there would be no interference in the Islami Bank Bangladesh Limited unless the government was requested by...

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    Budgetary steps to check capital flight in offing: Muhith

    Shakhawat Hossain . Yokohama, Japan | Updated at 11:19pm on May 06, 2017

    Finance minister AMA Muhith said that he would announce measures in the upcoming national budget to check growing capital flight from the country...

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    Bangladesh to get $ 8b from ADB in 5 yrs, says Muhith

    United News of Bangladesh . Yokohama, Japan | Updated at 12:49am on May 06, 2017

    Finance minister AMA Muhith, now attending the 50th annual meeting of the board of governors of ADB here, on Friday said the donor agency will...

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    Muhith, business leaders lock in heated debate

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 12:05am on May 01, 2017

    Finance minister Abul Maal Abdul Muhith and businesses locked in heated debates over the enforcement of the new VAT act after a business leader threatened...