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No impact on retail rice prices despite...

No impact on retail rice prices despite...

Commerce

Sat, Sep 23 2017

The wholesale price of rice per kg is Tk60 per kg, while it is sold at Tk66-67 in retail markets.

Govt to stock up on 900,000 tons of...

Govt to stock up on 900,000 tons of...

Commerce

Thu, Sep 21 2017

Coarse rice is now selling at Tk64 in local markets - a record high for the country. This same rice was...

Govt to procure 50,000 tons of rice...

Govt to procure 50,000 tons of rice...

Commerce

Wed, Sep 20 2017

Last month, the government signed two deals with Vietnam and Cambodia to import 2.5 million tons of rice...

Rice traders pledge to curb prices as...

Rice traders pledge to curb prices as...

Commerce

Tue, Sep 19 2017

The prices of almost all types of rice at most of the kitchen markets in Dhaka increased by Tk10 per...

‘Myanmar’s best interests lie in stabilising...

‘Myanmar’s best interests lie in stabilising...

Commerce

Sun, Sep 17 2017

Most of the bilateral trade Myanmar and Bangladesh takes place in Maungdaw township

Rumour of halt to Indian rice imports...

Rumour of halt to Indian rice imports...

Commerce

Sat, Sep 16 2017

Following the rumour, the import price of the rice increased to $55 per ton, leading to a Tk10 hike per...

Rice prices rising by Tk2 per day

Rice prices rising by Tk2 per day

Commerce

Fri, Sep 15 2017

Traders, millers and the government have given contradictory reasons for the unusual price hike

Tofail: Media reports on India rice...

Tofail: Media reports on India rice...

Commerce

Thu, Sep 14 2017

Several supply chains are trying to create an artificial rice crisis by spreading falsehoods, circulating...

Tofail: India’s ban on rice export will...

Tofail: India’s ban on rice export will...

Commerce

Thu, Sep 14 2017

Indian authorities concerned informed their decision that they would keep exports of rice to Bangladesh...

Govt set to import 50,000 tons of sugar...

Govt set to import 50,000 tons of sugar...

Commerce

Wed, Sep 13 2017

The sugar shall be imported through London based firm ED&F Man Sugar Limited

Bangladesh-Myanmar border trade closed...

Bangladesh-Myanmar border trade closed...

Commerce

Mon, Sep 11 2017

'The Maldives cut economic ties with Myanmar, but Bangladesh cannot do that. We have a wide trading link...

BGMEA ensures bonus for all factory...

BGMEA ensures bonus for all factory...

Commerce

Fri, Sep 1 2017

Almost 90% of ready-made garment factory workers left Dhaka on Thursday and the rest will depart on...

Export: Bangladesh yet to fully tap...

Export: Bangladesh yet to fully tap...

Commerce

Wed, Aug 23 2017

Lack of necessary preferential trade agreements and quality products are barring Bangladesh from exploring...

Dhaka Bank credit cardholders to get...

Dhaka Bank credit cardholders to get...

Commerce

Wed, Aug 23 2017

With their credit card, shoppers will be able to choose 3 to 12 monthly instalments with absolutely 0%...

Govt report proposes 3.5% interest subsidy...

Govt report proposes 3.5% interest subsidy...

Commerce

Tue, Aug 22 2017

The maximum ceiling of home loan will go up to Tk75 lakh

Govt fixes rawhide rates for...

Govt fixes rawhide rates for...

Commerce

Sun, Aug 20 2017

The prices have remained unchanged from last year in consideration of the costs of leather traders in...

Daraz offers massive discounts on their...

Daraz offers massive discounts on their...

Commerce

Sat, Aug 19 2017

More than a hundred thousand products will be available at a 70% discount on the online store

CAB accuses Commerce Ministry of being...

CAB accuses Commerce Ministry of being...

Commerce

Mon, Aug 14 2017

According to the commerce ministry data, Bangladesh’s yearly demand for onion is 2.2 million tons while...

Trade necessities: Border bazars of...

Trade necessities: Border bazars of...

Commerce

Wed, Aug 9 2017

In October 2010, the governments of Bangladesh and India signed a Memorandum of Understanding for border...

Rice import duty to see another 5%...

Rice import duty to see another 5%...

Commerce

Wed, Aug 9 2017

Once the decision comes into effect, the import duty on rice will be halved from the existing 10%

Half of Chittagong Customs House revenue...

Half of Chittagong Customs House revenue...

Commerce

Sat, Aug 5 2017

A total of 1,043,000 consignments, to the tune of Tk32,000.2 crore, were delivered through Chittagong...