M.M. Akash

The commentator is Professor, Department of Economics, University of Dhaka.

How will the government arrange the money?

I must say that the budget is too ambitious in terms of size. It's 15.5 percent larger than the current FY's initial budget and 29 percent higher than the revised one.

“It smells of double standards“

I am not in support of the fact that Bangladesh was left out of the GSP programme by the US. It smells of double standards.