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VAT on software: Will it impact the vision of Smart Bangladesh 2041?

The country’s information technology sector will serve as the main raw material for building a smart Bangladesh. The more the government supports this sector at the policy level, the faster the dream of Smart Bangladesh will be fulfilled

সফটওয়্যারে ভ্যাট আরোপ করে স্মার্ট বাংলাদেশ কীভাবে সম্ভব?

২০০৮ সালের ১২ ডিসেম্বর প্রধানমন্ত্রী শেখ হাসিনা যখন ডিজিটাল বাংলাদেশের রূপকল্প ঘোষণা করেন, তখন থেকেই এই খাতের বিকাশের জন্য সরকার নানা রকম সুবিধা দিয়ে আসছে। বিগত দশকে এই খাতের উত্তোরত্তর প্রসার দেখে সেটি যে কেউই সহজে বুঝতে পারবে।

Rashad Kabir

Road to Smart Bangladesh

When Prime Minister Sheikh Hasina declared the vision of "Digital Bangladesh", there were very few people who believed it would eventually come true. But after one decade, it is no longer a dream, it's now a reality.

Impact of artificial intelligence: Threat or new opportunity?

It is now abundantly evident in the post-Covid era that things will no longer be like before and adoption of technology and embracing automation is a must for the survival in the new normal world.

Bangladesh: your next outsourcing destination

When Prime Minister Sheikh Hasina declared the vision of Digital Bangladesh on December 12, 2008, the ICT industry experienced its rebirth. Later, the government declared December 12 as Digital Bangladesh Day.

Can Bangladesh challenge Vietnam in Japan’s ICT market? ( Daily Star Oct 13,2020)

Starting in the early 90’s, Bangladesh’s IT industry was reborn in 2009, when Prime Minister Sheikh Hasina declared the Digital Bangladesh programme on December 12 in 2008.

ICT sector should get ready for the fourth industrial revolution (Daily Star March 18,2020)

There is no doubt that we have completed a long journey towards the implementation of the Digital Bangladesh vision and our industry has also become much more stable while some IT companies are doing really

Government support is the crying need of the ICT sector now ( Daily Star April 19,2020)

This year started with quite disturbing news for the whole world. The coronavirus pandemic that started from China did not remain confined to that country, but rapidly spread outside, starting from 

Rise of digital economy: can Bangladesh take the lead? ( Daily Star February 25,2021)

Every single country in the world has been affected by the storm of Covid-19. Till date, the deadly virus has infected over 100 million people and killed 2.5 million in 219 countries.

Time to welcome new strategy in ICT sector ( Daily Star June 27,2021)

The budget declared for 2021-22 financial year is one of the most significant budgets in the history of Bangladesh.

Not only because of its importance as the 50th anniversary of Bangladesh, but also the budget is declared at a time when the business and economy is struggling to get back into its normal shape.