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Resumption of Russian market holds key...

Resumption of Russian market holds key...

Agriculture

Sat, Sep 18 2021

Bangladesh currently exports hardly 3% of its exportable potatoes, losing key export market seven years...

How much power does Bangladesh...

How much power does Bangladesh...

Power & Energy

Fri, Sep 10 2021

Overcapacity, capacity payment keep rising; more plants in the offing 

Population census unlikely this...

Population census unlikely this...

Bangladesh

Thu, Sep 9 2021

First it was shifted from January to October for pandemic, now a procurement delay pushing the enumeration...

UNCTAD decries wealth concentration,...

UNCTAD decries unequal wealth...

Business

Thu, Sep 2 2021

The UNCTAD secretary-general also said her organization is engaging with the World Trade Organization...

Food import: Government at wit’s end...

Food import: Govt at wit’s end over...

Bangladesh

Wed, Sep 1 2021

The food ministry recently allowed a record 1.7 million tons of rice import with a tax cut facility

IsDB annual meet to hear Bangladesh’s...

IsDB to showcase BD...

Business

Tue, Aug 31 2021

57 members states to join the four-day event in Tashkent beginning Wednesday

Scientists make breakthrough in blast...

Scientists make breakthrough in blast...

Agriculture

Tue, Aug 31 2021

Once BRRI completes the variety, it will give farmers respite from crop losses caused by disease

Govt banks on cheaper imports to tame...

Govt banks on cheaper imports to tame...

Agriculture

Sat, Aug 28 2021

Despite having over 1.7 million tons of rice and wheat stored away, many are wondering why the government...

Jute sector buoyant on good prices,...

Jute sector buoyant on good prices,...

Agriculture

Mon, Aug 23 2021

Higher export earnings despite drop in production in FY20-21

Are Bangladeshi goods ending up in too...

Are Bangladeshi goods ending up in too...

Business

Fri, Aug 6 2021

Year-on-year the country’s export surged by over 15%; but nearly two-third of all Bangladeshi exports...

Genetic tweaks create crops that can...

Genetic tweaks create crops that can...

Science

Mon, Aug 2 2021

Scientists from the Universities of Chicago, Peking and Guizhou field test crops with dramatic yield...

Traffickers get off the hook as Bangladesh...

Traffickers get off the hook due to...

Bangladesh

Thu, Jul 29 2021

Nearly 5,500 cases are pending investigation or prosecution under a 2012 law that criminalized trafficking...

What drives Bangladeshis to the perilous...

What drives Bangladeshis to peril in...

Bangladesh

Wed, Jul 28 2021

Of 44,093 who crossed the sea route this year, highest 3,332 were from Bangladesh

Over 8,000 more become millionaires...

Over 8,000 more become millionaires...

Bangladesh

Sun, Jul 25 2021

According to Global Wealth Report 2021, there are now 21,399 people who own wealth in the range of $1-5...

Philippines becomes first country to...

Philippines approve Golden Rice...

World

Fri, Jul 23 2021

Regulators in Bangladesh remain jittery over approval decision for 4 years

World’s first 3D-printed metal bridge...

World’s first 3D-printed metal bridge...

Sci & Tech

Thu, Jul 22 2021

Amsterdam’s Red Light District boasts installing the footbridge, a living research lab too, that...

Bangladesh’s agriproducts export earnings...

BD agriproducts export earnings hit...

Bangladesh

Mon, Jul 19 2021

Country’s earnings from agricultural products witness over eight-fold rise in 12 years

Bangladesh 7th largest mango producer...

BD 7th largest global mango...

Economy

Sun, Jul 18 2021

Move underway to increase the mango export volume as country has huge exportable surplus

Untreated sewage driving ‘superbug’...

Untreated sewage driving ‘superbug’...

Nation

Fri, Jul 16 2021

High presence of antibiotic-resistant genes found in Bangladesh’s urban surface water, says study...

What’s the right time to lift the...

What’s the right time to lift the...

Coronavirus

Mon, Jul 12 2021

Researchers say a two-week waiting period after the infection-recovery crossover allows a safe...

Regulatory tardiness hinders hi-nutritious...

Regulatory tardiness hinders hi-nutritious...

Business

Sun, Jul 11 2021

Food secretary calls for release and promotion of biofortified crops