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Economy News

Income tax collection marks 12.6pc growth in 7 months

DHAKA, Feb 12, 2018 (BSS)-Income tax collection witnessed a 12.6 percent growth in the first seven months of the current fiscal (FY 2017-18) as the revenue authorities ...More...

Global markets seeing 'necessary corrections': IMF chief

DUBAI, Feb 12, 2018 (BSS/AFP) - The latest volatility in global financial markets represents "necessary corrections", IMF chief Christine Lagarde said in Dubai on Sunday,...More...

ADP implementation 33.35 pc in 7 months

DHAKA, Feb 11, 2018 (BSS) - The implementation rate as well as expenditure of the Annual Development Programme (ADP) during the July-January period of the current fiscal ...More...

Stocks' drop brings scrutiny of complex low-volatility bets

NEW YORK, Feb 11, 2018 (BSS/AFP) - Wall Street's plunge this week has brought scrutiny to complex niche products to trade on volatility that market experts believe were p...More...

19pc growth in LTU-VAT collection in 6 months

DHAKA, Feb 10, 2018 (BSS)-Revenue collection under the Large Taxpayer Unit (LTU) of Value Added Tax (VAT) witnessed a 19 percent growth in the first six months of fiscal 2017-18, removing fear for ...More...

US stocks end brutal week on benign note; European, Asian stocks dive

NEW YORK, Feb 10, 2018 (BSS/AFP) - Wall Street stocks ended a bruising week on a benign note courtesy of a late-session surge Friday, while equity markets in Europe and A...More...