National Budget

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    Businesses want clear definition of virtual, online business

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 10:14pm on June 09, 2018

    The e-Commerce Association of Bangladesh on Saturday proposed that the government should define virtual businesses and online product sales with a view to clear up...

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    BGMEA chief confident govt will change proposed RMG taxes

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 07:52pm on June 09, 2018

    Bangladesh Garment Manufacturers and Exporters Association on Saturday demanded reduced corporate tax at 10 per cent from the proposed 15 per cent and withdrawal of...

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    Budget to benefit both rich and poor, says Tofail Ahmed

    United News of Bangladesh | Updated at 06:30pm on June 09, 2018

    Commerce minister Tofail Ahmed on Saturday said that the recent national budget will benefit everyone, from the rich to the poor...

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    AL neglects people’s voting rights, plans budget for vested groups: Ganasanghati

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 03:25pm on June 09, 2018

    Ganasanghati Andolan leaders at a press conference on Saturday said that the budget for the fiscal year 2018-19, if passed as proposed, would allow corruption...

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    Unchanged tax-free income limit disappoints MCCI

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 01:50am on June 09, 2018

    Metropolitan Chamber of Commerce and Industry on Friday expressed its disappointment as the tax-free income limit for individuals remained unchanged in the proposed budget for...

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    Proposed budget lacks steps to face challenges, says UO

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 01:45am on June 09, 2018

    Unnayan Onneshan, an independent multidisciplinary think-tank, on Friday said that the proposed budget for the fiscal year of 2018-19 lacked measures necessary to address macroeconomic,...

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    Proposed budget concerns people’s interest: Quader

    Bangladesh Sangbad Sangstha . Narayanganj | Updated at 12:05am on June 09, 2018

    Awami League general secretary and road transport and bridges minister Obaidul Quader on Friday said the government has proposed the new budget for the 2018-19...

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    Major challenges remain unaddressed

    Unnayan Onneshan | Updated at 12:05am on June 09, 2018

    THE finance minister has announced 47th national budget for fiscal year 2018-19. The current year’s budget is somewhat different from the previous one by the...

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    Budget proposal must reflect the spirit of liberation war

    | Updated at 12:05am on June 09, 2018

    THE national budget, with a total outlay of Tk 4,64,573 crore, that the finance minister Abul Maal Abdul Muhith proposed in the parliament on Thursday...

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    CPB-SPB alliance rejects budget

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 06:05pm on June 08, 2018

    Alliance of the Communist Party of Bangladesh and Socialist Party of Bangladesh on Friday rejected the budget proposal for the fiscal 2018-19, terming it...