G-7 finance ministers agree on 15% int’l minimum corporate tax rate

G-7 finance ministers agree on 15% int'l minimum corporate tax rate

From left, EU’s Economy Commissioner Paolo Gentiloni, Eurogroup President Paschal Donohoe, World Bank President David Malpass, Italy’s Finance Minister Daniele Franco, French Finance Minister Bruno Le Maire, Canada’s Finance Minister Chrystia Freeland, Britain’s Chancellor of the Exchequer Chancellor Rishi Sunak, Managing Director of the IMF Kristalina Georgieva, Germany’s Finance Minister Olaf Scholz, U.S. Treasury Secretary […]

Bangladesh Bank lowers farm loan interest rate ceiling to 8pc

Bangladesh Bank lowers farm loan interest rate ceiling to 8pc

A file photo shows a farmer threshing paddy on the outskirts of Dhaka. The Bangladesh Bank on Thursday reduced the ceiling on agriculture loan interest rate by one percentage points to 8 per cent to support farmers to offset the Covid-induced economic shocks. — New Age photo The Bangladesh Bank on Thursday reduced the ceiling […]

Agriculture And Livestock Balers Market Future Scenario, Growth rate, Market Segmentation, and Industrial Opportunities to 2027 – SoccerNurds

Agriculture And Livestock Balers

The significant motivation behind this Agriculture And Livestock Balers Market report is to give a top to bottom view and vital examination of the parent business. The report analyzes each section just as their individual sub-fragments present in the market in a comprehensive way. The report gives a profound knowledge into the business boundaries by assessing the […]

Yellen calls for a global minimum corporate tax rate

Janet Yellen, US President-elect Joe Biden

Yellen, in a speech to the Chicago Council on Global Affairs, called for global coordination on an international tax rate that would apply to multinational corporations, regardless of where they locate their headquarters. Such a global tax could help prevent the type of “race to the bottom” that has been underway, Yellen said, referring to […]

International Forest Day: Annual deforestation rate in Bangladesh almost double the global average, TIB report says

According to the United Nations Food and Agriculture Organization, the annual deforestation rate in Bangladesh is almost double the global average, 2.6 percent, the TIB said in a statement. Transparency International Bangladesh (TIB) called for ensuring transparency, accountability and effective supervision in forest conservation and management. The organisation made the call on the occasion of […]

Farm loan release rate slows in July-February

Farm loan release rate slows in July-February

Farmers pick cucumbers from a field at village Subachani in Munshiganj recently. The rate of farm loan disbursement against the Bangladesh Bank-set target in the July-February period of the current fiscal year 2020-2021 was lower than the rate in the same period of the previous fiscal year.— Focusbangla photo The rate of farm loan disbursement […]

Deer poaching, hunting in Sundarbans rise at an alarming rate

Although deer in the Sunderbans have had relief from the attacks of tigers and pirates, these days they fall victim to traps and shooting by hunters Deer poaching and hunting in the Sunderbans have increased recently at an alarming rate as poachers have become desperate, bringing a new threat to this vegetarian animal. Although deer […]

Indian Agriculture contributes to green shoots of the Indian Economy with a Growth Rate of 3.4 Per Cent Despite COVID-19 Pandemic

Indian Agriculture contributes to green shoots of the Indian Economy with a Growth Rate of 3.4 Per Cent Despite COVID-19 Pandemic

New Delhi: India’s agricultural sector has shown its resilience amid the adversities of COVID-19 induced lockdowns. The Agriculture and Allied activities clocked a growth of 3.4 per cent at constant prices during 2020-21(first advance estimate) says the Economic Survey.The Union Minister for Finance & Corporate Affairs, Smt Nirmala Sitharaman presented the Economic Survey 2020-21 in […]