Finance Minister AHM Mustafa Kamal

September 16, 2020
September 16, 2020

Govt considering duty withdrawal on onion imports: finance minister

Finance Minister AHM Mustafa Kamal today said the government will consider the proposal for the withdrawal of duty on onion imports.

June 11, 2020
June 11, 2020

Tobacco products to become costlier in FY 2020-21

Cigarettes will be costlier as the finance minister AHM Mustafa Kamal proposed to increase supplementary duty on tobacco consumption.

June 11, 2020
June 11, 2020

Gold prices may fall as finance minister proposes withdrawal of import VAT

The price of gold is likely to decline as Finance Minister AHM Mustafa Kamal today proposed withdrawal of VAT on import of gold.

June 11, 2020
June 11, 2020

Tk 10,000 crore allocated to combat Covid-19 pandemic

Finance Minister AHM Mustafa Kamal proposed to allocate Tk 10,000 crore to fulfil the emergency requirements to combat the Covid-19 pandemic.

April 23, 2020
April 23, 2020

Covid-19 fallout: Finance minister seeks sustained support from AIIB

Finance Minister AHM Mustafa Kamal requests Asian Infrastructure Investment Bank (AIIB) to provide continuous support to minimise the effects of the financial crisis caused by the coronavirus...

April 20, 2020
April 20, 2020

Finance minister seeks greater support from ADB to face Covid-19 fallout

Finance Minister AHM Mustafa Kamal seeks more assistance from Asian Development Bank (ADB) to tackle the financial crisis thanks to the coronavirus outbreak.

March 25, 2020
March 25, 2020

Bangladesh could lose 1.1% of its GDP for coronavirus: finance minister

Finance Minister AHM Mustafa Kamal says Bangladesh could lose 1.1 percent of its GDP growth due to the coronavirus pandemic.

February 26, 2020
February 26, 2020

Interest rates on postal savings to rise from March 17: finance minister

Finance Minister AHM Mustafa Kamal says the interest rate on postal savings will go up again from March 17, once the automation process of the Directorate of Posts is completed.

February 9, 2020
February 9, 2020

Shares of five govt banks to be offered by Oct 31: Finance minister

Shares of five government banks will be on offer by October 31, Finance Minister AHM Mustafa Kamal says.

December 19, 2019
December 19, 2019

Ministers slam RHD officials for poor road planning, maintenance

Two ministers come down heavily on the officials of Roads and Highways Department (RHD) for poor planning and maintenance of roads that causing people’s suffering and wasting public money.