The Institute of Cost and Management Accountants of Bangladesh (ICMAB) organized a Post-Budget Discussion Session on National Budget 2017-2018 on Monday, June 19, 2017 at ICMAB Ruhul Quddus Auditorium, Dhaka.
Professor Dr. Mustafizur Rahman, Member Secretary, Board of Trustee, Centre for Policy Dialogue (CPD), Ms. Rupali Chowdhury, President, Foreign Investors’ Chamber of Commerce and Industry (FICCI) and Mr. Khondkar Ibrahim Khaled, Former Deputy Governor, Bangladesh Bank were the discussants.
Mr. Md. Abdur Rahman Khan FCMA, Deputy Secretary, Finance Division, Ministry of Finance and Secretary, ICMAB presented the paper on National Budget 2017-2018.
President of ICMAB Mr. Jamal Ahmed Choudhury FCMA was the moderator of the discussion session. Past President and Chairman, Seminar & Conferance Committee of ICMAB Mr. Arif Khan FCMA also spoke on the occasion.
The main focus of the discussion was the changes on previous Budget & Financial Act 2017-2018 compared to previous year so that the professional CMAs are able to update their knowledge and play due role in public financial sector efficiently and honestly.
A good number of professional CMAs took part in the question and answer session which made the program very lively.