The Bangladeshi taka (Bengali: টাকা, sign: ৳ or Tk, code: BDT) is the currency of the People's Republic of Bangladesh. Issuance of banknotes ৳10 and larger is controlled by Bangladesh Bank, and for the ৳2 and ৳5 banknotes, which are the responsibility of the Ministry of Finance of the government of Bangladesh. The most commonly used symbol for the taka is "৳" and "Tk", used on receipts while purchasing goods and services. ৳1 is subdivided into 100 poisha.
Uniindia: New Delhi, Jan 3 (UNI) The Central Industrial Security Force (CISF) on Thursday nabbed a Bangladeshi national carrying high volume of foreign currencies at Netaji Subhas Chandra Bose International airport, Kolkata, an official release said here.
Uniindia: New Delhi, Dec 14 (UNI) Based on specific intelligence report that certain money changers and related persons in Kolkata were indulging in large-scale hawala activities, the Enforcement Directorate raided nine places and recovered Rs 1.
DHAKA: The Bangladesh Cabinet on Monday approved the draft of the Road Transport Act 2018, with a maximum penalty of five years’ imprisonment and a fine of Bangladeshi Taka (BDT) 500,000 ($5,000) for drivers found involved in rash accidents resulting in roadside deaths. The Cabinet nodded to the new road safety law to placate thousands of students who have been protesting on