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Press reports on CPD’s National Budget FY2017-18: Post-Approval Observations


CPD organised a media briefing titled National Budget FY2017-18: Post-Approval Observations on 10 July 2017 at BRAC Centre Inn Auditorium, Dhaka. The briefing was organised under CPD’s flagship programme Independent Review of Bangladesh’s Development (IRBD). Find more news on this event Published in The Daily Star on Tuesday, 11 July 2017 No political …

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Role of public representatives critical for framing and implementing the national budget


Public representatives must take greater ownership of Bangladesh’s national budget for improving its transparency, accountability and for efficiently achieving implementation targets. As the Government of Bangladesh (GoB) is likely to pursue an expansionary fiscal policy in FY 2017-18, a bigger budget will test the government’s delivery capacity; making the Parliamentary …

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Bangladesh Economy in FY2015-16: Interim Review of Macroeconomic Performance


Containing two chapter this volume is prepared under CPD’s flagship programme Independent Review of Bangladesh’s Development (IRBD). The first chapter “State of the Bangladesh Economy in FY2015-16 (Third Reading)” is the third interim analytical report on the performance of the Bangladesh economy in FY2015-16. Based on the latest available data …

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A special SME economic zone urged in Bogra: CPD pre-budget dialogue

Development of the SME Sector in Bogra (0)

Specialised economic zone is needed in Bogra for Small and Medium-sized Enterprises (SMEs). Besides, appropriate infrastructure and communication development is must to support and encourage entrepreneurs in this sector. The government should focus on necessary budgetary allocations and fiscal-monetary incentives to support the growth of SMEs in Bogra. Special attention …

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