/Tag:Dr Khondaker Golam Moazzem

Govt should provide policy support for the accessories sector: Dr Moazzem

Big groups are now investing in the apparel accessories segment mainly to meet their own requirements and grab the growing demand both in local and international markets, industry insiders said.

2017-10-30T14:00:53+00:00 October 27th, 2017|CPD in the Media, Khondaker Golam Moazzem|

Women workers’ problems must be addressed properly: Dr Moazzem

Women in the country's readymade garment sector face a range of discriminations including being subject to do more overtime duty than their male colleagues and getting fewer promotions, say a study report of Karmojibi Nari and CARE Bangladesh.

2017-10-26T15:13:36+00:00 October 26th, 2017|CPD in the Media, Khondaker Golam Moazzem|

Dr Moazzem urges govt to revise the cash incentive policy

Published in Dhaka Tribune on Wednesday, 18 October 2017 ‘Tax rate disparity hinders industrial expansion’ Ibrahim Hossain Ovi Mashiur Rahman Currently, the accessories sector contributes $6.7 billion to RMG exports A disparity in the tax rate hinders industrial expansion in the [...]

2017-10-18T11:20:55+00:00 October 18th, 2017|CPD in the Media, Khondaker Golam Moazzem|

Visible or invisible impact of single VAT rate should be addressed: Dr Moazzem

Published in The Financial Express  on Monday, 9 October 2017  Rethink multiple, package VAT rates, tariff value before switch Business leaders, economists suggest weighing effects of new VAT law against existing one FE Report The government should rethink merits of the existing [...]

2017-10-09T15:08:12+00:00 October 9th, 2017|CPD in the Media, Khondaker Golam Moazzem|

Banks lack technical expertise in analysing eligibilities of borrowers: Dr Moazzem

As of June this year, the amount of accumulated default loans stood at around Tk1,19,000 crore, which is 12% of Bangladesh’s GDP.

2017-10-09T15:09:51+00:00 October 9th, 2017|CPD in the Media, Khondaker Golam Moazzem|

Policymakers should focus on establishing a modern VAT system: Dr Moazzem

Published in The Daily Star on Monday, 9 October 2017  Engage local firms to study impact of new VAT law Businesses urge NBR Star Business Report Businesses and economists yesterday suggested that the revenue authority engage local research firms to carry out [...]

2017-10-09T13:36:10+00:00 October 9th, 2017|CPD in the Media, Khondaker Golam Moazzem|

CPD, BKMEA join hands to boost knitwear sector

Bangladesh Knitwear Manufacturers and Exporters Association (BKMEA) and Centre for Policy Dialogue (CPD) started joint work for the development of the country’s knitwear sector.

2017-10-08T16:50:06+00:00 October 7th, 2017|CPD in the Media, CPD study citation, Khondaker Golam Moazzem|

Bangladesh needs to frame guidelines on interest rate for LoCs: Dr Moazzem

India extended a fresh US$4.5 billion-worth credit line for bankrolling Bangladesh's select development projects, with 17 hitting the preliminary priority list in the deal.

2017-10-08T12:29:39+00:00 October 5th, 2017|CPD in the Media, Khondaker Golam Moazzem|

Bangladesh enters 100-country club: GCI 2017-18

Bangladesh, for the first time, has entered into the 100-country club of the world's most competitive economies, according to the Global Competitiveness Index (GCI) 2017-18 released by the World Economic Forum (WEF).

2017-09-28T15:49:39+00:00 September 27th, 2017|Events, Featured Post, Press Briefings|