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Bangladesh, India herald new chapter...

Bangladesh, India herald new chapter...

Government Affairs

Tue, Nov 5 2019

Over Tk360 crore investment on river dredging, infrastructures will make waterways navigable and increase...

‘There’s scope for better ties between...

‘There’s scope for better ties between...

Foreign Affairs

Fri, Oct 18 2019

Bangladesh-origin Zia Choudhury,who was recently appointed as the UN resident coordinator in Botswana,...

France opening up new windows of opportunities...

France opening up new windows of opportunities...

Business

Fri, Oct 4 2019

French envoy Jean-Marin Schuh says more help coming in for Bangladeshis willing to study in France

Land area equivalent to the size of...

Land area equivalent to the size of...

Business

Tue, Oct 1 2019

A global conference in New York pins hope on restoring 350 million hectares of degraded land - an area...

Mahjabin Haque - the dream chaser

Mahjabin Haque - the dream chaser

Achievement

Sun, Sep 29 2019

In an exclusive interview with Dhaka Tribune's Reaz Ahmad, a Bangladeshi woman joining Nasa...

New fly species found in Bangladesh,...

New fly species found in Bangladesh,...

Environment

Wed, Sep 25 2019

A six-year-long survey has spotted 37 fruit fly species, including an invasive pest, in the country

Govt shifting gears from diesel to...

Govt shifting gears from diesel to...

Bangladesh

Fri, Sep 20 2019

Roadmap prepared to replace one-third of diesel-run irrigation pumps with solar pump systems in 15 years;...

Big time mechanization in farmers’...

Big time mechanization in farmers’...

Agriculture

Tue, Sep 17 2019

Farm labour force to halve in 10 years, government decides to give more subsidies on agro machinery and...

FAO support for Bangladesh to fight...

FAO support for Bangladesh to fight...

Business

Wed, Sep 4 2019

New soil management and seaweed projects launched  

Bangladesh among top 10 export markets...

Bangladesh among top 10 export markets...

Business

Mon, Aug 5 2019

Country’s bilateral trade with Canada witnesses four times growth in 14 years, potential for exporting...

Now sterile mosquitoes to contain dengue...

Now sterile mosquitoes to contain dengue...

Bangladesh

Sun, Aug 4 2019

Atomic Energy Commission’s lab breeds sterile male pupas to subdue aedes population  

ADB: Bangladesh continues to post high...

ADB: Bangladesh continues to post high...

Economy

Sun, Jul 14 2019

The ADB Country Director came up with farm statistics to show how Bangladesh’s rice production...

Bangladesh trebling its coal-fired power...

Bangladesh trebling its coal-fired power...

Power & Energy

Thu, Jun 27 2019

Such expansion is inconsistent with the Paris Agreement, a UN-led report cautions, sayingsolar energyhas...

Poor pace of paddy purchases hurting...

Poor pace of paddy purchases hurting...

Nation

Sun, Jun 16 2019

A paltry 7.5% of targeted paddy volume has been purchased from farmers so far, but millers managed to...

Rice export a poor proposition

Rice export a poor proposition

Nation

Mon, Jun 3 2019

Export subsidy will only benefit the traders, not farmers, experts fear

IFAD launches dance challenge to empower...

IFAD launches dance challenge to empower...

Business

Wed, May 29 2019

IFAD will use results from the dance challenge in their advocacy efforts to remind world leaders of the...

Food Ministry asked to formulate procurement...

Food Ministry asked to formulate procurement...

Government Affairs

Mon, May 27 2019

It receives Cabinet Division letter amidst farmers’ woes over low paddy prices

USDA: Bangladesh’s poultry sector gearing...

USDA: Bangladesh’s poultry sector gearing...

Agriculture

Thu, Mar 28 2019

The bright prospect of Bangladesh’s poultry sector growth has been reflected in a report prepared...

IRRI DG: Work underway for a dramatic...

IRRI DG: Work underway for a dramatic...

Business

Mon, Mar 25 2019

Bangladeshi scientists join forces to change rice plant architecture. Bangladesh and the Philippines...

5-yr after releasing its first GM crop...

5-yr after releasing its first GM crop...

Business

Thu, Mar 7 2019

Under the Ministry of Agriculture’s behest the study on 1200 farmers was designed and carried out...