Finanace Minister AMA Muhith

April 30, 2022
April 30, 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.

February 26, 2018
February 26, 2018

7 banks facing capital deficit of Tk 9,417.42 crore: Muhith

Four state-run and three private banks are facing capital deficit of Tk 9417.42 crore as of September, 2017, Finance Minister Abul Maal Abdul Muhith tells parliament.

August 6, 2017
August 6, 2017

Muhith cops the flak

Two former law ministers of the previous Awami League and BNP governments yesterday criticised Finance Minister AMA Muhith's for his comment that parliament would pass the 16th constitutional amendment time and again.

July 10, 2017
July 10, 2017

Default loan now Tk 1,11,347cr, top defaulters’ list published

The total amount of default loan in the country now stands at Tk 1,11,347 crore, Finance Minister AMA Abdul Muhith tells parliament.

May 27, 2017
May 27, 2017

15% uniform VAT won’t affect prices of essentials: Muhith

Reiterating his determination to keep 15 percent unified value-added tax (VAT) in the next fiscal, Finance Minister AMA Muhith claims that the uniform VAT will not affect the price of essentials.

June 3, 2016
June 3, 2016

Mobilising pvt investment biggest challenge: CPD

The challenge of attracting private investment remains the same as the government in the proposed budget for 2016-17 fiscal year did not give any clear outline to boost confidence of investors, Centre for Policy Dialogue (CPD) says in its budget reaction.

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.

June 2, 2016
June 2, 2016

Govt plans to introduce pension for pvt sector

The government is considering to implement an integrated government-run pension framework for self-employed and employees of private organisations.

June 2, 2016
June 2, 2016

Govt to introduce Oct 30 as Tax Day

Finance Minister AMA Muhith proposes to set October 30 as the official ‘Tax Day’ changing it from September 30.

June 2, 2016
June 2, 2016

Cash incentive for 16 export products

A cash incentive scheme has been proposed for 16 export goods in the budget for next fiscal to boost the demand for those goods in external markets.