Bangladesh National Budget 2021-22

Budget for coronavirus-battered education sector unchanged

The allocation for the education sector in the proposed budget for the upcoming fiscal year of 2021-22 remains almost unchanged in terms of size and percentage of Gross Domestic Product (GDP), compared to the current budget.

May 16, 2022
May 16, 2022

Level-headed development targets

Pragmatism was the order of the day when the finance division sat down to draft the development budget for fiscal 2021-22.

June 3, 2021
June 3, 2021

Budget for coronavirus-battered education sector unchanged

The allocation for the education sector in the proposed budget for the upcoming fiscal year of 2021-22 remains almost unchanged in terms of size and percentage of Gross Domestic Product (GDP), compared to the current budget.

June 3, 2021
June 3, 2021

Freedom Fighters’ allowance proposed to be increased to Tk 20,000

Honorarium for valiant Freedom Fighters will be increased from Tk 12,000 to Tk 20,000 in the next fiscal year, according to proposed budget for 2021-22.

June 3, 2021
June 3, 2021

Bangladesh attains highest GDP growth in Asia in FY 2020-21

Bangladesh has been able to attain real Gross Domestic Products (GDP) growth of 5.2 percent -- highest in Asia.

June 3, 2021
June 3, 2021

Tk 603,681cr budget unveiled

Finance Minister AHM Mustafa Kamal unveiled a proposed budget of Tk 603,681 crore for 2021-22 fiscal year in the national parliament today.

June 3, 2021
June 3, 2021

Govt has an uphill battle ahead

The national budget for 2021-22 is being proposed today all the while the country’s economy faces some tough realities stemming from the pandemic’s second wave.

June 3, 2021
June 3, 2021

Expectations from budget

This year’s national budget will be the second to be implemented amid the ongoing unprecedented economic and social crisis brought on by Covid-19.