Dhaka, June 12 -- Bangladesh is set to enter a new era as the new finance minister of the Awami League government, which is in its 3rd term in a row, will place the national budget in Parliament on Thursday after a span of 10 years.

Finance Minister AHM Mustafa Kamal is going to unveil the financial outplay in the House from 3pm.

After the 2008 national election, then Finance Minister AMA Muhith unveiled the budget for the 10 years in a row from 2009-10 fiscal year to 2018-19.

Kamal, who took over the charge of the Finance Ministry in January last, will place the Tk 523,190 crore budget, country's overall 48th and Awami League government's 20th, after the special cabinet meeting, which will be held in the cabinet room of the Sangsad Bh...