Bangladesh national budget 2020-21

June 11, 2020
June 11, 2020

People’s lives, livelihoods ignored in budget: says Amir Khashru

BNP Standing Committee Member Amir Khasru Mahmud Chowdhury says that people’s lives and livelihoods had been ignored in the proposed national budget for the 2020-21 fiscal year.

June 11, 2020
June 11, 2020

All aren’t equal to government

Protected and unprotected: an oblique line of the government’s preference separated the two.

June 11, 2020
June 11, 2020

No talk on crisis in mega projects during budget session

Despite major projects in transport sector being either halted or delayed due to the coronavirus outbreak, no course of action was chalked out during the budget session today on the projects.

June 11, 2020
June 11, 2020

Budget 2020-21: Middle class left out as always

Save for a slash in the income tax, there is no respite in this year’s budget for penny-pinching middle class families.

June 11, 2020
June 11, 2020

RMG export: 1pc additional cash incentive to continue, source tax hiked to 0.5pc

Finance Minister AHM Mustafa Kamal has proposed continuation of 1 percent additional cash incentive for the country’s garment export in 2020-21 fiscal year too, considering the economic fallout from Covid-19 pandemic.

June 11, 2020
June 11, 2020

Continue giving 2% cash incentives on remittance: Finance minister proposes

Finance Minister AHM Mustafa Kamal has proposed continuation of the 2 percent cash incentive on remittance sent by Bangladeshi migrants.

June 10, 2020
June 10, 2020

Budget session begins at JS with Covid-19 preventive measures in place

The budget session for 2020-21 fiscal year has begun at Jatiya Sangsad Bhaban amid the coronavirus pandemic in the country.

June 10, 2020
June 10, 2020

Budget session begins at JS with Covid-19 preventive measures in place

The budget session for 2020-21 fiscal year has begun at Jatiya Sangsad Bhaban amid the coronavirus pandemic in the country.

June 9, 2020
June 9, 2020

Prioritise people’s lives, livelihoods instead of growth in budget: Fakhrul says

BNP calls upon the government to prioritise people’s lives and livelihoods in the context of the coronavirus pandemic over economic growth in the national budget for the 2020-21 fiscal.

May 7, 2020
May 7, 2020

Finance Minister to place nat'l budget for 2020-21 on June 11

Finance Minister AHM Mustafa Kamal will place the national budget before the parliament on June 11, for the 2020-21 fiscal year, says a press note of the ministry.