Businesses fail to take advantage of customs automation

Dhaka, Oct. 2 -- Businesses are failing to take advantage of the e-payment system introduced to facilitate faster duties and taxes payment for importing goods. Importers' unwillingness, fund crisis f... Read More

BD's export may fall by 30pc for EU's green deal

Dhaka, Sept. 27 -- Bangladesh's export earnings are likely to drop by around 30 per cent for Green Deal proposed by European Union (EU) and losing duty-free facility after post LDC graduation, accordi... Read More

Controlled economy doesn't bring any welfare: Amir Khasru

Dhaka, Sept. 13 -- The market system has turned into a 'political commodity' and a section of people, who are connected with the ruling party, are becoming benefited, said BNP Standing Committee membe... Read More

'Govt makes economy a patronised one'

Dhaka, Sept. 12 -- The country's economy has turned into a patronized one in order to facilitate some persons and people are paying price for the controlled and the manipulated market system. BNP Sta... Read More

e-TDS likely to get legal base soon

Dhaka, Sept. 9 -- The National Board of Revenue (NBR) is going to issue Statutory Regulatory Order (SRO) to give legal base for the newly introduced electronic tax deduction at source (e-TDS). Tax at... Read More

NBR to expedite CRMC for quick release of goods

Dhaka, Sept. 8 -- The National Board of Revenue (NBR) should expedite the functioning of the Customs Risk Management Commissionerate (CRMC), the newly formed Commissionerate, in order to quick release... Read More

BB injects $2.57b into forex market

Dhaka, Sept. 4 -- The central bank has injected around $2.57 billion in the first two months of the current fiscal year (2022-23) to ease dollar crisis as well as bringing stability in the country's v... Read More

Not good for local RMG exporters

Dhaka, Aug. 29 -- The entrepreneurs of readymade garment industry apprehended that the apparel exports to European countries may decline further in months to come. They said so far the import figure ... Read More

Crisis looms large at ship breaking industry

Dhaka, Aug. 27 -- The country's ship breaking industry is now in a big trouble, which hampered construction sector heavily. The entrepreneurs of the industry are failing to import scrap ships due to ... Read More

Revenue collection up by 16pc in July

Dhaka, Aug. 25 -- The overall revenue collection by the National Board of Revenue (NBR) during the first month (July) of the current fiscal year (2022-23) witnessed a healthy growth of around 16 per c... Read More