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Massive plan, weak capacity By Other | Last Updated: 4th June, 2021, 00:00

The government has set out an elusive spending plan to expedite the corona recovery efforts while pumping money into key areas to sustain and accelerate economic growth…

Massive plan, weak capacity

Tax benefits to support local industries, ease burden Tax benefits to support local industries, ease burden

To achieve a robust economic growth in the next fiscal defying the challenges posed by the pandemic, the government has unfolded the budget for the 2021-22 fiscal with…


A cautious but growth-oriented budget A cautious but growth-oriented budget

COVID-19 is turning out to be the biggest disaster not only for Bangladesh but as well as the whole world. Despite many challenges Bangladesh has been doing relatively…


Bangladesh a role model of women's empowerment, dev Bangladesh a role model of women's empowerment, dev

Finance Minister AHM Mustafa Kamal on Thursday said Bangladesh has been a role model in women's empowerment and development due to timely implementation of policies…

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Large cheque for health sector Large cheque for health sector

As Bangladesh is battling the coronavirus pandemic, Finance Minister AHM Mustafa Kamal on Thursday proposed allocating Tk 32,731 crore for the health sector for 2021-22 fiscal…

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30 more die, 1,687 cases detected 30 more die, 1,687 cases detected

The number of coronavirus infection cases and deaths has declined in the last 24 hours till Thursday morning as 1,687 new cases have been detected and 30 died in the country…

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Thoughts on Environment: Corona and Climate Thoughts on Environment: Corona and Climate

Coronavirus and climate change are two global issues. We need to think locally but act globally about these two problems that humanity is confronting now. There are some…

Business
Coal remains an alternative fuel amid gas shortage Coal remains an alternative fuel amid gas shortage

Finance ministry’s policy statement reveals energy plans which suggest coal continues to be used in power generation. Experts…

Winner
Taskin set to be back on central contract list Taskin set to be back on central contract list

Bangladesh pacer Taskin Ahmed is all set to earn the central contract for both red and white ball categories following his decent performance against Sri Lanka in the recently-concluded…

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