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    Govt raises borrowing target thru NSC, tighten rules

    HM Murtuza | Updated at 10:32pm on June 04, 2021

    A heavy buying spree of national saving certificates by people in the outgoing fiscal year 2020-2021 has prompted the government to set upward its borrowing...

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    German ambassador lauds Bangladesh electronics brand Walton

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 04:20pm on June 04, 2021

    German ambassador to Bangladesh Peter Fahrenholtz lauded Bangladeshi electronics brand Walton and hoped that it would become a global market player. ‘Bangladesh has made a...

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    Nagad welcomes incremental safety net allocation

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 03:37pm on June 04, 2021

    Nagad, the mobile financial service wing of the Postal Department, welcomed a government move to increase allocation of social safety net in the proposed national...

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    US service sector index hits all-time high in May: survey

    Agence France-Presse . Washington | Updated at 11:15pm on June 03, 2021

    The massive US services sector continued to improve in May, expanding for the 12th straight month and hitting an all-time high, according to an industry...

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    EZs receive $27.07b investment proposals

    Bangladesh Sangbad Sangstha . Dhaka | Updated at 11:11pm on June 03, 2021

    Economic zones across the country received US$27.07 billion investment proposals from 210 investors. ‘Till date, investment proposal worth $27.07 billion from a total of 210...

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    Made in Bangladesh brands to get tax exemption

    Bangladesh Sangbad Sangstha . Dhaka | Updated at 11:10pm on June 03, 2021

    The government announced a 10-year tax exemption for Made in Bangladesh brands in the year starting Jul 1. ‘The government is pledge-bound to nurture the...

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    Tk 4,032cr budget for civil aviation, tourism 

    Bangladesh Sangbad Sangstha . Dhaka | Updated at 11:00pm on June 03, 2021

    An allocation of Tk 4,032 crore has been made in the budget proposed for 2021-22 fiscal for civil aviation and tourism ministry aiming at establishing...

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    Govt takes policy on free and preferential trade deals

    United News of Bangladesh . Jatiya Sangsad | Updated at 10:55pm on June 03, 2021

    Finance minister AHM Mustafa Kamal said that the government adopted policy for executing bilateral agreements on free and preferential trade with different countries. In unveiling...

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    Govt proposes asset transfer tax free for Sukuk investors

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 10:53pm on June 03, 2021

    The government has proposed tax exemption on applicable capital gain tax at the time of transferring property to a trust or special purpose vehicle with...

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    ITES to get tax exemption until 2024

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 10:52pm on June 03, 2021

    Finance minister AHM Mustafa Kamal on Thursday proposed that the extension of tax exemption for 22 types of information technology-enabled services should be extended until...