Jasim Uddin

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    Govt to set up two courts to settle commercial disputes

    Jasim Uddin | Updated at 10:12pm on January 14, 2021

    The government is going to set up two courts dedicated to settling commercial disputes to improve the country’s ease of doing business situation. The courts...

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    No anti-dumping investigation in 25 years of framing rules

    Jasim Uddin | Updated at 02:06am on January 12, 2021

    Bangladesh has so far failed to initiate any anti-dumping investigation in 25 years of framing the rules due to non-cooperation from local businesses. Though some...

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    4,865 more accounts with over Tk 1cr in Apr-Sept

    Jasim Uddin | Updated at 11:20pm on January 10, 2021

    The number of bank accounts with more than Tk 1 crore in deposit has significantly increased in the country following the COVID-19 outbreak, indicating a rising...

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    BGMEA opposes CPA plea to release imported goods from private ICDs

    Jasim Uddin | Updated at 10:35pm on January 09, 2021

    The Bangladesh Garment Manufacturers and Exporters Association has opposed a Chattogram Port Authority’s proposal to release garment sector businesses’ imported goods from the private...

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    Tax receipts fall Tk 32,754cr short of target in July-Dec

    Jasim Uddin | Updated at 11:21pm on January 07, 2021

    Revenue collection by the National Board of Revenue fell Tk 32,754 crore short of the target in the first half (July-December) of the current fiscal year...

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    Tax returns filing rate falling with rise in TIN holders

    Jasim Uddin | Updated at 10:32pm on January 06, 2021

    The rate of income tax returns has gradually been falling over the years proportionately with the amount of electronic taxpayers’ identification numbers although the absolute...

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    6,937 taxpayers legalise untaxed property in Bangladesh

    Jasim Uddin | Updated at 10:05pm on January 03, 2021

    A total of 6,937 individual taxpayers have legalised their untaxed moveable and immovable property, including land, apartments, cash, bank deposits and other financial instruments, in...

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    Investment dives amid COVID-19 in Bangladesh

    Jasim Uddin  | Updated at 12:17am on January 03, 2021

    Investments, both domestic and foreign, nosedived in 2020 with little hope of recovery before the second half of 2021 amid the COVID-19-induced global economic slowdown...

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    Income from school banking deposits facing higher tax

    Jasim Uddin | Updated at 11:58pm on January 02, 2021

    Income from school banking deposits is facing higher tax as students who have opened the school banking accounts do not have taxpayers’ identification numbers. Banks...

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    Safety concern pushes up Bangladesh food import

    Emran Hossain and Jasim Uddin | Updated at 12:27am on January 02, 2021

    Imported packaged foods such as bakery and confectionery items enjoy continued high demand as many people have little trust in local products over safety concerns....