Budget session

Package VAT doubled for small traders

In face of protests from businessmen, the government has decided not to implement a flat VAT rate for small traders and instead almost doubled the package VAT.

June 4, 2018
June 4, 2018

JS goes to budget session tomorrow

The budget session for the 2018-19 fiscal of the 10th Jatiya Sangsad (JS) begins.

June 2, 2016
June 2, 2016

Package VAT doubled for small traders

In face of protests from businessmen, the government has decided not to implement a flat VAT rate for small traders and instead almost doubled the package VAT.

June 2, 2016
June 2, 2016

Muhith unveils national budget for FY 2016-17

Finance Minister AMA Muhith has been unveiling Tk 340,605 crore national budget for the fiscal year 2016-17 – what is around 29 percent bigger from the current fiscal year.

May 15, 2016
May 15, 2016

Budget session begins June 1

Parliament will go into the Budget session on June 1, a Parliament Secretariat press release says.

June 9, 2015
June 9, 2015

Budgetary allocation for people with disabilities

Jatiya Pratibandi Forum (JPF), in a press conference on Sunday, highlighted that there has not been any significant allocation for development of people with disabilities in the national budget...

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 4, 2015
June 4, 2015

Muhith unveils Tk 2.95 lakh crore budget

Finance minister is unveiling the budget for 2015-16 fiscal – what is believed to be a jumbo size of around Tk 295,100 crore.

June 1, 2015
June 1, 2015

JS goes into budget session at 5:30pm

The second budget session of the 10th Jatiya Sangsad begins this afternoon.

May 26, 2015
May 26, 2015

Don't forget the CHT

CHITTAGONG Hill Tracts (CHT) has been one of the most underdeveloped, deprived and backward areas of Bangladesh.

May 11, 2015
May 11, 2015

JS goes into budget session June 1

The 10th parliament goes into its second budget session on June 1.