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Awami League Always Stands Beside People During Disaster: HPM Sheikh Hasina

Prime Minister Sheikh Hasina today said the Awami League (AL) always stands beside the people during any disaster. "In government or opposition, wherever AL remains, its leaders and activists always stand beside the countrymen and work for them. During cyclone, flood or any other disaster, we always stay beside people and will continue assistan...

All Bangladeshis equally share Padma Bridge's glory: Sajeeb Wazed

Prime Minister's ICT Affairs Adviser Sajeeb Wazed Joy has said Padma Bridge is not just an engineering masterpiece but a symbol of Bangladesh's pride and dignity as well. "All the people of this country equally share this glory. The future of Bangladesh hinges much on this bridge," he wrote while sharing a video from his verified Facebook page ...

Budget 2022-23: Govt proposes to reduce turnover tax for startups

Finance Minister AHM Mustafa Kamal has proposed to reduce the turnover tax for startups from 0.70 per cent to 0.10 per cent in the fiscal year 2022-23. The minister has further proposed to exempt start-ups from submitting all types of reports except income tax returns. AHM Mustafa Kamal said this during while placing the national budget 2022-2...

Budget 2022-23: Education budget rises by Tk 95 billion

The government has increased the allocation for the education sector by Tk 94.95 billion in the proposed budget for the financial year 2022-23, comparing to the previous year. Finance minister AHM Mustafa Kamal revealed this in his budget speech in the parliament on Thursday. The sector, under the ministries of education and primary and mass e...

Budget 2022-23: Food assistance scheme for 5 million low income families

A total of 50 lakh low-income families will get rice at a cost of Taka 15 per kg during five months lean period in a year. “Fifty-lakh low income households will get 30-kg rice at a cost of Taka 15 during the five months-- September, October, November, March and April-- lean period,” Finance Minister AHM Mustafa Kamal said while pla...