Bangladesh National Budget FY 2018-19

CPD criticises lowering corporate tax for banks, financial institutions

The Centre for Policy Dialogue (CPD) in its analysis of the National Budget for FY 2018-19 strongly opposes the government’s move to lower corporate tax rate for banks, insurance and financial institutions by 2.5 percent in the proposed budget.

June 8, 2018
June 8, 2018

Proposed budget implementable: Muhith

Finance Minister AMA Muhith says an implementable budget has been proposed for Fiscal Year 2018-19.

June 8, 2018
June 8, 2018

CPD criticises lowering corporate tax for banks, financial institutions

The Centre for Policy Dialogue (CPD) in its analysis of the National Budget for FY 2018-19 strongly opposes the government’s move to lower corporate tax rate for banks, insurance and financial institutions by 2.5 percent in the proposed budget.

June 7, 2018
June 7, 2018

Full speech of Bangladesh National Budget 2018-19

Finance Minister Abul Maal Abdul Muhith today rolled out a Tk 4,64,573 crore national budget for fiscal year 2018-19 setting the GDP growth target at 7.8 percent and outlining a set of plans-strategies to build a prosperous, happy and peaceful country.

June 7, 2018
June 7, 2018

Tk 42,000cr bank borrowing to finance deficit

Finance Minister AMA Muhith proposes to borrow Tk 42,029 crore from the banking sources to manage the deficit financing.

June 7, 2018
June 7, 2018

Tk 300cr to fight earthquake

Finance Minister AMA Muhith proposes to keep a block allocation of Tk 300 crores for managing risks arising out of earthquake.

June 7, 2018
June 7, 2018

Big spike in govt’s interest payment

The government will spend Tk 51,340 crore for interest payment in the upcoming fiscal year which is 11 percent of total proposed budget of Tk 4,64,573 crore.