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  • Bangladesh National Budget 2019-20

    No SRO without abnormal situation: Finance minister

    Finance Minister AHM Mustafa Kamal in his budget speech in the parliament says that the government will avoid issuing statutory regulatory order (SRO) without any abnormal situation to bring transparency in the revenue management.

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    Reality not reflected in budget, CPD says

    Centre for Policy Dialogue (CPD) says the national budget for the 2019-20 was not placed in light of the real situation on the ground.

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    All courts to be brought under e-judiciary process: Finance minister

    Steps have been taken to bring all courts of the country within the ICT network through e-judiciary process to accelerate the disposal of cases, Finance Minister AHM Mustafa Kamal says in his budget speech at the parliament.

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    Gold prices to go down

    The price of gold will go down as a reduction of duty on its import has been proposed in the budget for fiscal year 2019-20.

  • Amir Khasru Mahmud Chowdhury

    People to suffer for budget deficit: Amir Khasru

    BNP Standing Committee Member Amir Khasru Mahmud Chowdhury says that the government has kept Tk 145,380 crore deficit in the proposed national budget for 2019-20 fiscal which will be realised from people anyhow.

  • Bangladesh banking sector

    Number of reforms suggested for banking sector

    Finance Minister AHM Mustafa Kamal has suggested a number of reforms to bring back discipline in the banking sector.

  • Price Up and Down

    Prices up, prices down

    Finance Minister AHM Mustafa Kamal proposes changes to duties on different products, which will result in increase and decrease in their prices.

  • Bangladesh Finance Minister AHM Mustafa Kamal

    Kamal vows to raise tax-GDP ratio to 15pc in 2yrs

    Finance Minister AHM Mustafa Kamal has vowed to raise the tax-GDP ratio to 15 percent in two years from present 10 percent, a move that needs a lot of efforts and investments from the government to achieve.

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    Govt employees under insurance coverage

    The government will bring all of its employees under insurance coverage, says Finance Minister AHM Mustafa Kamal in his budget speech.

  • National Budget 2019-20

    Govt plans pension scheme for all

    The budget for fiscal 2019-20 includes plan for pension for all. Pension for all employed citizens in both formal and informal sectors will be ensured gradually, says the budget proposal placed at parliament.