e-commerce

March 15, 2019
March 15, 2019

Foreign firms barred to 49pc stakes

E-commerce entrepreneurs have raised concerns about the new government policy restricting foreign investors from holding more than 49 percent stakes in digital ventures as it will put the brakes on...

June 9, 2018
June 9, 2018

eCAB demands tax holiday

E-commerce association Bangladesh (eCAB) demands a five to ten years of tax holiday for the sector.

June 7, 2018
June 7, 2018

VAT on e-commerce, online shopping to get pricier

This is a repeated attempt of Finance Minister AMA Muhith to impose VAT on e-commerce business on the platform’s rising popularity for its convenience.

February 25, 2016
February 25, 2016

International online purchase limit tripled

Bangladesh Bank triples the limit for international transaction for online purchase that will boost e-commerce services in the country. The scope of the purchase facility has also been widened to...

February 18, 2016
February 18, 2016

Seminar on “E-Commerce in Bangladesh”

Bill Gates had once quoted, “If your business is not on the internet, then your business will be out of business”.

November 27, 2015
November 27, 2015

e-CAB urges to lift bar on Facebook

The e-Commerce Association of Bangladesh (e-CAB) has urged Prime Minister Sheikh Hasina to lift the bar on Facebook and other social networking sites for the sake of their business.

November 24, 2015
November 24, 2015

An inner look at e-commerce giant: Daraz

Daraz is an e-commerce venture which started in Pakistan in 2012. Financed by three German brothers, it has since expanded into both Myanmar and Bangladesh.

November 11, 2015
November 11, 2015

Alibaba breaks Singles Day record

E-commerce giant Alibaba has broken its own record for sales on China's Singles Day, the world's biggest online shopping event.

June 19, 2015
June 19, 2015

VAT imposition on e-commerce

Business leaders have expressed concern on the proposed imposition of 4 percent value added tax (VAT) on e-commerce sales.