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100 economic zones in 15 years

The government has set an ambitious target of setting up 100 economic zones in the next 15 years, says the finance minister in his budget speech today.

Wage earners offered tax benefit

The government finally takes initiative to develop a bond market in the country.

Source tax withdrawn from bond, bills

The government finally takes initiative to develop a bond market in the country.

MCCI praises big allocation

A leading chamber yesterday praised the government's big allocation for infrastructure saying the implementation of some mega projects would improve the country's investment climate.
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BNP keeps mum on budget

BNP acting secretary general Mirza Fakhrul Islam Alamgir yesterday said the government had placed the budget for the next fiscal year in a bid to stay in power without people's mandate.
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June 4, 2015
June 4, 2015

100 economic zones in 15 years

The government has set an ambitious target of setting up 100 economic zones in the next 15 years, says the finance minister in his budget speech today.

June 4, 2015
June 4, 2015

Wage earners offered tax benefit

The government finally takes initiative to develop a bond market in the country.

June 4, 2015
June 4, 2015

Source tax withdrawn from bond, bills

The government finally takes initiative to develop a bond market in the country.

June 4, 2015
June 4, 2015

VAT exemption for local industries

The government proposes to withdraw value added tax (VAT) on a number of products and services to encourage local industries grow further.

June 7, 2014
June 7, 2014
June 7, 2014

BNP doesn't have right to criticise budget: Ashraf

Syed Ashraful Islam. Star file photo
June 7, 2014
June 7, 2014
June 7, 2014

Tax on large capital gains from stocks

Stock investors are set to be slapped with a 3 percent tax on capital gains upwards of Tk 10 lakh in the upcoming fiscal year, as part of the government's efforts to meet the ambitious revenue...

June 7, 2014
June 7, 2014

Cheers for local manufacturers

The budget has brought good news to local manufacturers of medicines, steel and fabrics as the government cut duties on raw materials imports.
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June 7, 2014