Dhaka, June 24, 2015. Today 30 rights based including labour and farmers organizations demanded that, Bangladesh delegation to UN Addis Ababa Conference on Finance for Development should propose a UN political body on global tax matter that will support elimination of all sort of loopholes for an equal taxing and stop illicit finance flow.
Dhaka, June 23, 2015. Today 30 farmers’-laborer-rights based organizations placed memorandum to all Member of Parliaments of the country. The memorandum demands increased budget allocation to essential public services; stopping illicit capital flow and corruption have also been demanded. The memorandum was disclosed formally today in a press conference held in the National Press Club.
Increase Allocation to Public Services and Stop Illicit Capital Flight and Corruption before spreading the Tax Net
Dhaka, June 21, 2015. Today from a human chain held in front of the National Press Club, 29 farmers’, laborer and rights based organizations demand to increase in the allocation for the service sector. They also urged the government to stop illicit capital flight and corruption before spreading the Tax Net. They suggested paying special attention to the education and health sector.
National Price Commission to ensure just price for farmers demanded: Declining budget for agriculture is suicidal for self-sufficiency in food
Today in a press conference held in the National Press Club in Dhaka, 10 farmers’ and rights based organizations termed the proposed budget for the year of 2015-16 as businessmen friendly who use agriculture for making profit, this budget is not farmers’ friendly, they added.
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