Economy News | Daily sun

Global shares jump on US-China trade 'truce' Global shares jump on US-China trade 'truce'

The increases come after the US and China said they had agreed to not increase tariffs for 90 days to allow for talks


US-Bangla Airlines offers 48 pc discount celebrating 48th victory day US-Bangla Airlines offers discount for victory day

US-Bangla Airlines declared discount on tickets of all domestic and six international destinations


US stocks rally ahead of Trump-Xi talks US stocks rally ahead of Trump-Xi talks

  Wall Street finished a banner week on a positive note on Friday, borne higher by optimism about…


Coal is still king in global power production Coal is still king in global power production

China is by far the biggest consumer of coal which is mainly used to produce electricity


Oil prices gain as investors eye Fed relief on interest rates Oil prices gain as investors eye Fed relief on interest rates

The gains in petroleum prices came on a mixed day for global stocks as traders worldwide weighed Federal Reserve comments


National Income Tax Day being observed National Income Tax Day being observed

Earlier, the NBR organised a week-long national income tax fair cross the country from November 13 to 19


BGMEA, IFA discuss plan for development of Bangladesh’s RMG sector BGMEA, IFA discuss plan for development of RMG sector

BGMEA president M Siddikur Rahman says IAF chief has praised our efforts and remarked that it needs proper media attention


Dollar down but stocks up in Asia on Fed hopes, focus on Trump-Xi Dollar down but stocks up in Asia

The fear of higher US interest rates — fuelled by a surging economy — has been a key driver of a global equity sell-off over the past few months


Revenue collection sees 15.16 pc growth in 6 yrs Revenue collection sees 15.16 pc growth in 6 yrs

The revenue collection in the last six years witnessed 15.16 percent growth on average.


Muhith for reforming revenue sector Muhith for reforming revenue sector

Muhith stresses on three things – reducing tax exemption, eliminating tariff price and strengthening capacity in implantation of policy


Italy budget: Rome vows to stick to plans, despite EU concerns Italy vows to stick to budget plan

The European Commission has threatened fines unless Italy revises its plans


NBR to extend tax return submission deadline up to Dec 2
NBR to extend tax return submission deadline up to Dec 2

The decision came as November 30, the last day of submitting the tax returns, is Friday, a weekly holiday, and the next day is also a weekly holiday.


Bangladesh now a focused country for foreign investment: Japan Bangladesh now a focused country for foreign investment: Japan

Diplomats, editors and civil society representatives also join the programme


Iran’s trade with Russia reaches 945 mln USD in H1 Iran’s trade with Russia reaches 945 mln USD in H1

The figure shows a 28.3-percent increase compared with the corresponding period of last year


Asian stocks follow Europe down, as fears grow over global economy Asian stocks follow Europe down

The world’s top two economies have been locked in a trade war for months, with the US imposing punitive tariffs on Chinese goods


Saudi firm keen to set up modern cement factory in Chhatak Saudi firm keen to set up modern cement factory in Chhatak

During the meeting, they discussed matters of mutual interest including issues related to trade and investment


Stock markets recover on tech sector bounce Stock markets recover on tech sector bounce

Oil prices also recovered after their recent rout despite warnings of slower global economic growth


Deposits with agent banking increase by 28pc Deposits with agent banking increase by 28pc

According to the quarterly data of July to September, 2018 of Bangladesh Bank (BB), deposit collection through the agent banking was Taka 2,577.49 cr


Carlos Ghosn: Nissan and Mitsubishi shares slump after chairman's arrest Nissan shares slump on Ghosn arrest

He is accused of under-reporting his income by 5bn yen ($44.4m; £34.5m) over five years


NBR fetches Tk 2468,94,40,895 as Tax Fair ends NBR fetches Tk 2468,94,40,895 as Tax Fair ends

This year, some 16,36,266 people availed of various kinds of tax-related services from the fair across the country against last year’s 11,69,569


Vietnam and Russia aim to triple bilateral trade by 2020 Vietnam and Russia aim to triple bilateral trade by 2020

Russia is Vietnam's main weapons supplier


Govt to procure 6 lakh MT parboiled Aman rice Govt to procure 6 lakh MT parboiled Aman rice

Food Minister says the rice procurement price for this year has been fixed at Taka 36 as the per kg production cost varied from Taka 34 to 35


Audio visual learning to ease income tax submission Audio visual learning to ease income tax submission

If anyone watches the video, he/she can easily fill up the income tax return form by own


Pumpkin farming changes fortune of 25,000 char families Pumpkin farming changes fortune of 25,000 char families

Some 25,000 char families cultivate pumpkin on sandbars in over 2,000 hectares of char lands in Rangpur, Gaibandha, Nilphamari, Kurigram & Lalmonirhat


Pound regains ground as Brexit storm rages Pound regains ground as Brexit storm rages

The British currency slumped 1.7 percent against the dollar on Thursday, the biggest daily drop for more than two years


Tax Fair venue turns festive with weekend crowds Tax Fair venue turns festive with weekend crowds

The enthusiastic taxpayers started gathering on the Officer's Club premises well before 9:00 am


Around Tk 245cr collected on third day of tax fair Around Tk 245cr collected on third day of tax fair

Around 2.61 lakh people received services, related to income tax payment from taxmen, at the weeklong fair venues


Global stocks battered as markets face more uncertainty Global stocks battered as markets face more uncertainty

Wall Street attempted a rally following favorable US inflation numbers but it fizzled as markets were easily upset by a string of worrisome reports


Bangladesh to become biggest mover in global GDP in 2030: ICCB Bangladesh to become biggest mover in global GDP in 2030: ICCB

The brand value of Bangladesh is also rising as the country has ranked 39th in the global brand value index 2018


In factory after factory, Kim tries to grow N. Korea economy Kim tries to grow N. Korea economy

There's a lot on the line for North Korea these days and Kim means business


Japan GDP: Natural disasters hit economic growth

Natural disasters hit Japan's economy

The economy contracted by an annualised 1.2% between July and September


Why only 1 crore people pay taxes? asks Muhith Why only 1 crore people pay taxes? asks Muhith

Muhith says the government wants three crore people to have in the tax net in addition to the one crore


Gulf economy recovering but faces oil volatility: IMF Gulf economy recovering but faces oil volatility: IMF

An overall energy price recovery from 2015-2016 lows would spur the economies of the six-nation Gulf Cooperation Council


Weeklong ‘Income Tax Fair’ begins Tuesday Weeklong ‘Income Tax Fair’ begins Tuesday

The divisional cities will hold the fair for seven days while the fair will be held for four days in 56 districts, for two days in 32 upazilas


ADB focuses on business opportunities ADB focuses on business opportunities

The Asian Development Bank’s Bangladesh Resident Mission today organized a ‘Business Opportunities…


UK economy grows at fastest rate since 2016 UK economy grows at fastest rate since 2016

The figure for the third quarter is in line with predictions from the Bank of England and other forecasters


Weeklong ‘Income Tax Fair’ set to begin Tuesday Weeklong ‘Income Tax Fair’ set to begin Tuesday

The taxpayers will be able to file tax returns and do other tax-related tasks at the fair


Oil prices, stock markets slide; dollar higher Oil prices, stock markets slide; dollar higher

Higher US energy stockpiles drove benchmark WTI crude to its longest losing streak in more than 30 years


Asian markets sink at end of healthy week, dollar up Asian markets sink at end of healthy week, dollar up

Energy firms were among the biggest losers as oil prices fell into a bear market after dropping 20 percent from their recent highs

 1 2 3 >  End ›
Top