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    Traders can pay VAT online from Thursday

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 12:21am on July 14, 2020

    The National Board of Revenue is set to launch online VAT payment system on Thursday to facilitate traders to pay value added tax without visiting...

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    Only 24pc female RMG workers spend income on own decisions

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 12:20am on July 14, 2020

    Only 24 per cent of female readymade garment workers in comparison with male RMG workers (45 per cent) are in charge of making spending decisions...

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    Two banks disburse Tk 80cr to 3 NGOs for farmers

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 12:17am on July 14, 2020

    Two banks have disbursed Tk 80 crore to three non-government organisations under the Tk 3,000 crore stimulus package that the government announced for the farmers,...

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    NBR sues 43 shops for not displaying VAT certificate

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 11:45pm on July 13, 2020

    VAT intelligence of the National Board of Revenue on Monday lodged cases against 43 shops, including pharmacies, fast food shops, departmental stores and jewellery shops,...

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    Bangladesh, India wait while others return to field

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 11:26pm on July 13, 2020

    International cricket made its grand return with the just-concluded Test between England and West Indies with the other Test playing nations also preparing to reenter...

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    Lazz Pharma fined Tk 29 lakh for selling illegal, expired drugs

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 09:03pm on July 13, 2020

    Rapid Action Battalion and the Directorate General of Drug Administration in a joint drive seized huge illegal, expired and sub-standard medicines from the Kakrail outlet...

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    JKG chair Sabrina under ACC scanner

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 06:37pm on July 13, 2020

    The Anti-Corruption Commission on Monday decided to launch an enquiry against JKG Healthcare chairperson Sabrina Arif Chowdhury for her alleged involvement in private business despite...

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    Why health sector godfathers still untouched, asks BNP

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 05:34pm on July 13, 2020

    Bangladesh Nationalist Party on Monday wanted to know why the godfathers behind the fraud organisations, Regent Hospital and JKG Healthcare, were still untouched. The party...

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    AL lawmaker Mushtaque tests positive for COVID-19

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 04:18pm on July 13, 2020

    Ruling Awami League lawmaker for Satkhira-2 constituency Mir Mushtaque Ahmed Rob has tested positive for COVID-19. Confirming the test result, Mushtaque told New Age that...

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    Jamuna Group chairman Babul dies of COVID-19

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 04:11pm on July 13, 2020

    Jamuna Group chairman Nurul Islam Babul died of COVID-19 on Monday at a hospital in the capital. He was 74. Confirming the matter, the group’s...