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25-May-2017 Intellasia | Bangladesh | 12:40 AM
The government instead of lowering the VAT rate significantly might incentivise businessmen by raising turnover tax ceiling to over Tk 10 million from Tk 8.0 million. Finance Minister A M A [...]
Source: Bangladesh Financial Express
25-May-2017 Intellasia | Bangladesh | 12:39 AM
Handing out equal government policy supports to all exporting sectors and flexible currency-exchange rate are among factors crucial for diversifying Bangladesh's slim export basket. Policymakers, business leaders and experts agreed on [...]
Source: Bangladesh Financial Express
25-May-2017 Intellasia | Bangladesh | 12:38 AM
A team of Bangladesh Coast Guard seized 2.0 million shrimp fry from Kanchpur Bridge area of Naryanganj early Wednesday. The law enforcers searched a boat and recovered around 2.0 million [...]
Source: Bangladesh Financial Express
25-May-2017 Intellasia | Bangladesh | 12:38 AM
Ispahani has emerged as the top beverage brand in the country, according to a recent study. "Ispahani is dominating the beverage category in Bangladesh," said a press release issued Wednesday. Other [...]
Source: Bangladesh Financial Express
25-May-2017 Intellasia | Bangladesh | 12:36 AM
Private investment remained almost stagnant for the last couple of years mainly due to absence of business-friendly environment in the country, said a senior economist. It was rising in absolute term, [...]
Source: Bangladesh Financial Express
25-May-2017 Intellasia | Bangladesh | 12:34 AM
India's Reliance Power Ltd will build a 718-megawatts (MW) imported LNG (liquefied natural gas)-based power plant at Meghnaghat in Narayanganj. The Cabinet Committee on Public Purchase (CCPP) approved awarding the [...]
Source: Bangladesh Financial Express
25-May-2017 Intellasia | Bangladesh | 12:33 AM
Business leaders said the government should lower the 'high rate' of corporate tax on a par with other major economies to attract both foreign and local investment in Bangladesh. [...]
Source: Bangladesh Financial Express
25-May-2017 Intellasia | Bangladesh | 12:32 AM
The 100-day countdown to the 9th BRICS Summit involving five economic powers officially started on Monday last in the Chinese eastern port city of Xiamen. Organisers say the summit is expected [...]
Source: Bangladesh Financial Express
25-May-2017 Intellasia | Bangladesh | 12:31 AM
A Sri Lankan company will construct a 114 Mega Watt (mw) thermal power plant in Bangladesh. Sri Lanka's Lakdhanavi, the power generation arm of LTL Holdings, has been awarded the contract [...]
Source: Bangladesh Financial Express
25-May-2017 Intellasia | Bangladesh | 12:30 AM
Prime Minister Sheikh Hasina on Wednesday said her government successfully resolved the ethnic problems in the Chittagong Hill Tracts (CHT) through talks without any third-party mediation, reports UNB. She made the [...]
Source: Bangladesh Financial Express
25-May-2017 Intellasia | Bangladesh | 12:29 AM
Water Resources Minister Barrister Anisul Islam Mahmud said on Wednesday strengthening regional cooperation is a must to manage trans-boundary rivers in South Asia, reports UNB. "It's very difficult to manage rivers [...]
Source: Bangladesh Financial Express
25-May-2017 Intellasia | Bangladesh | 12:28 AM
About 50 per cent pregnant women of the country suffer from anaemia while intake of 180 calcium tablets during pregnancy increases weight significantly, a recent research has found. The research also [...]
Source: Bangladesh Financial Express