Bangladesh Government Unveils Yearly Budget 2014-15
On Thursday June 5, 2014 Bangladesh government proposed national budget TK2.51 trillion ($32.42 billion). The government targeting an economic growth of 7.3% for the next fiscal year 2014-15, which starting in July.
Finance Minister A. M. A Muhith Reacting to a question at a post-budget public reaction at the Osmani Memorial Auditorium in Dhaka, Muhith said, “I’ve been displaying high yearning budgets from the first year (2009) and the accomplishment has been astounding consistently with minor shortages,” he said including, “There’s no issue being high driven in the event that it can accomplish achievement.” Another Minister A.H.M Mustafa Kamal said the ADP set for the advancing budget is achievable, and trusted that the administration would be capable t execute it.
The nation’s Finance Minister A. M. A Muhith put the 6th yearly budget. Prime Minister Sheik Hasina’s decision Bangladesh Awami League (AL) party government since 2009 preceding the parliament. According to Finance Minister, “it is actually a normal for the present government to form high driven budgets”.
Moreover Muhith said, “The primary goal of the proposed budget will be to keep up congruity of existing money related and financial arrangement methods being sought after and to guarantee macroeconomic strength.”
“As all of you know, we have attempted a reach of legitimate, administrative and structural changes in the income segment. In addition, extra labor has been authorized to patch up the exercises of this part. Deliberations to reinforce income gathering in the following budget will proceed through these continuous changes.”
The aggregate cost of the proposed budget for the following financial year 2014-15 (July 2014-June 2015) is 2,505.06 billion taka (18.7 percent of GDP), up by about 13 percent over that of the first budget of the cordial monetary year 2013-14 (July 2013-June 2014). As indicated by the proposal, the general budget deficiency will be 675.52 billion taka, which is 5 percent of GDP. Of this sum, 242.75 billion taka (1.8 percent of GDP) will be financed from outer sources and 432.77 billion taka (3.2 percent of GDP) from residential sources.
Muhith said the aggregate assessed income will be 1.83 trillion taka. On the use side, he said the span of Annual Development Program for the following monetary year will be 803.15 billion taka with influence and correspondences divisions getting the greatest piece of cash.
“Surely, the budget system proposed in perspective of the residential and worldwide viewpoints will help development and hold swelling. Individuals will discover their yearnings reflected in it,” Muhith said.
“The focus of development for the following financial year would be 7.3 percent, and in 2021 it would be 10 percent,” he said.
The Bangladeshi government’s reexamined development conjecture is right now 6.5 percent for 2013-14 financial year. Leader Sheik Hasina’s decision AL gathering respected the budget, terming it an expert individuals one that will help support advancement in the nation.
In any case her most despised opponent ex-Prime Minister Khaleda Zia’s Bangladesh Nationalist Party (BNP) rejected the budget, saying it is against individuals, hostile to advancement and hostile to venture. dollar equivalents to 78 taka)