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    Divided EU leaders to hammer out budget at February summit

    Agence France-Presse . Brussels | Updated at 11:06pm on January 26, 2020

    European Union leaders meet next month in Brussels to try to agree a first post-Brexit long-term budget, with divisions over proposed cuts that could undermine...

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    Low revenue forces Bangladesh to tighten belt

    Shakhawat Hossain   | Updated at 12:38am on January 22, 2020

    The finance ministry has asked all ministries and divisions not to seek additional fund in the current fiscal year in a signal that the government...

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    Are people being heard?

    Ataur Rahman | Updated at 12:00am on January 06, 2020

    A LOCAL government budget is not only an expenditure control technique, but it also includes political and economic decision-making. The budget reflects a strategic plan...

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    Iran unveils budget of resistance

    Agence France-Presse . Tehran | Updated at 11:46pm on December 08, 2019

    Iran’s president Hassan Rouhani announced Sunday what he called a ‘budget of resistance’ to counter crippling US sanctions, weeks after a fuel price hike sparked...

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    Malaysia presents smaller budget for 2020, widens fiscal deficit target

    Reuters . Kuala Lumpur | Updated at 12:00am on October 12, 2019

    Malaysia’s government on Friday unveiled a smaller budget for next year but flagged a wider fiscal deficit than previously targeted and proposed new incentives to...

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    Quarterly budget monitoring planned

    Shakhawat Hossain | Updated at 12:00am on September 29, 2019

    The Finance Division will monitor the national budget implementation on a quarterly basis aiming to overcome the initial sluggishness and the last-minute spending spree. Officials...

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    Project implementation delay is a manifold burden

    | Updated at 12:00am on September 24, 2019

    FAILURE in completing development projects in time and within budget has for long impacted the economy as delayed implementation adds to project costs. At the...

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    Dhaka city budgets not need-based, participatory: BIP

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 12:00am on September 08, 2019

    Bangladesh Institute of Planners said Saturday that as the budgets of the two city corporations in the capital were not prepared with people’s participation they...

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    DNCC announces Tk 3,057cr budget

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 12:00am on September 06, 2019

    Dhaka North City Corporation on Thursday announced its annual budget of Tk 3,057.24 crore for 2019-20 fiscal year keeping Tk 49.30 crore for mosquito control actions. Last...

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    DSCC budget prioritises mosquito control

    Bangladesh Sangbad Sangstha . Dhaka | Updated at 02:14am on September 02, 2019

    Dhaka South City Corporation on Sunday placed a Tk 3,631.40 crore budget for the fiscal 2019-20 laying emphasise on mosquito control under the jurisdiction of...