National Budget

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    Juba Union demands 5pc of budget for job creation

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 01:06am on May 11, 2020

    Bangladesh Juba Union, a youth rights movement, on Sunday demanded 5 per cent allocation of the national budget for creation of job facilities for the...

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    BUILD for raising tax-free income ceiling

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 10:46pm on May 10, 2020

    The Business Initiative Leading Development, a public-private dialogue platform, recommended that the tax-free threshold for individual taxpayers should be increased while the corporate tax rate...

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    CPD recommends raising tax-free income threshold to Tk 350,000

    United News of Bangladesh . Dhaka | Updated at 07:57pm on May 09, 2020

    Centre for Policy Dialogue on Saturday recommended raising the tax-free income threshold level from Tk 250,000 to Tk 350,000 and not keeping the provision of black money...

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    Government seeks opinions on budget electronically

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 12:54am on May 04, 2020

    The government on Sunday sought opinions electronically from the stakeholders to prepare the next fiscal budget to be announced in June. The ministry of finance,...

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    Take time to think about budget formation, Debapriya urges govt

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 10:15pm on April 18, 2020

    There is no stable and favourable situation in the country right now because of the coronavirus pandemic to think about the national budget for the...

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    Government cut budget by 5 per cent

    Shakhawat Hossain  | Updated at 11:50pm on March 30, 2020

    Giving higher priority to the health, food, disaster management and export-oriented readymade garment sectors in the prevailing coronavirus situation, the government on Monday cut the...

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    FICCI demands corporate tax cut

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 11:22pm on March 23, 2020

    The Foreign Investors’ Chamber of Commerce and Industry on Monday urged the government to reduce corporate tax rate by 5 per cent to 10 per...

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    Budget for 2034 will be of a trillion dollar: Kamal

    Bangladesh Sangbad Sangstha . Dhaka | Updated at 12:00am on July 26, 2019

    Finance minister AHM Mustafa Kamal on Thursday said that the national budget in Bangladesh for the year 2034 would reach around a trillion US dollar....

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    JS passes nat’l budget

    Shakhawat Hossain  | Updated at 04:17pm on June 30, 2019

    Parliament on Sunday passed on voice vote the Tk 5,23,190 crore national budget for financial year 2019-20 amid criticisms by two BNP lawmakers which were...

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    Budget will benefit all, PM tells JS

    Bangladesh Sangbad Sangstha . Sangsad Bhaban | Updated at 08:15pm on June 29, 2019

    Prime minister Sheikh Hasina on Saturday described the proposed budget for FY 2019-20 as people-friendly, development-oriented and balanced one, saying that everyone would be benefitted...