Abul Maal Abdul Muhith

Days with Muhith bhai were unforgettable: Dr Yunus

Nobel Peace Laureate and Founder of Grameen Bank Professor Dr Muhammad Yunus has condoled the demise of former finance minister Abul Maal Abdul Muhith and shared his memories with the iconic leader.

Muhith’s body reaches Sylhet

The body of former Finance Minister AMA Muhith reached in Sylhet around 10pm yesterday (April 30, 2022) where people were waiting to see one of the region's proudest sons for the last time.

Tribute to Muhith: Farewell to architect of our economy’s golden era

When Prime Minister Sheikh Hasina defiantly announced in 2012 that the Padma bridge would be built after the World Bank pulled out of the project, her gumption was not irrational.

Tribute to Muhith: Epitome of optimism

Over the last 50 years of Bangladesh’s existence, we have seen many finance ministers. AMA Muhith was among those few who this nation will remember for making the job appear joyful and free from the pains of balancing difficult trade-offs amid resource constraints.

AMA Muhith's burial to be held in Sylhet tomorrow

Former Finance Minister Abul Maal Abdul Muhith, one of the organisers of Liberation War and Language Movement veteran, will be buried in Sylhet tomorrow (May 1, 2022).

Tribute to AMA Muhith

Muhith was a freedom fighter and among the earlier diplomats who pledged their allegiance in support of an independent Bangladesh.

People pay tributes to Muhith

People from all walks of life are paying tributes to former finance minister AMA Muhith at central Shaheed Minar today.

AMA Muhith: A person who wore many hats

Born on January 25 in 1934 in Sylhet, Muhith played many roles in his life apart from being a finance minister. He was an economist, diplomat, freedom fighter, language movement veteran, writer and a historian.

Former finance minister AMA Muhith no more

Former finance minister Abul Maal Abdul Muhith has passed away. He was 88.

June 18, 2017
June 18, 2017

No thanks to 15pc VAT

Ezaharul Haque has been upset since he learned about the government's decision to impose a uniform 15 percent VAT this July. The thought of more money going out of his pockets to purchase necessary goods and services concerned him.

June 7, 2016
June 7, 2016

Massive theft in banking sector: Muhith

Finance Minister AMA Muhith admits in Parliament that there are some irregularities in the banking sector and it is massive at times.

June 2, 2016
June 2, 2016

Prices down, prices up

The finance minister proposes changes to duties and taxes on different products, which will result in increase and decrease in their prices.

May 2, 2016
May 2, 2016

BB heist: Govt determined to take steps against all, says Muhith

Finance Minister AMA Muhith says that the government is determined to bring all those involved in stealing money from the central bank’s account with Federal Reserve Bank of New York – be it foreigners and local.

April 17, 2016
April 17, 2016

ADP implementation reaches 41% in 9 months

ADB rate of implementation, including self financed projects, during first nine months (July-March) of current fiscal year (FY16) reaches 41% with overall expenditure of Tk 41,888 crore.