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Ilish production increases by 66% in...

Ilish production increases by 66% in...

Business

Tue, Nov 6 2018

More than 1.15% of Bangladesh’s GDP derives from ilish production

Ex-bureaucrats seek nominations for...

Ex-bureaucrats seek nominations for...

Election

Fri, Sep 28 2018

Most of the ex-bureaucrats are seeking nominations from the ruling Awami League party, with some big...

New initiative to free Bangladesh of...

New initiative to free Bangladesh of...

Government Affairs

Thu, Jul 5 2018

According to Local Government Division sources, a multi-purpose activity will be launched to support...

Labour unrest likely at garment factories...

Labour unrest likely at garment factories...

Business

Wed, May 23 2018

According to an intelligence report, labour unrest is feared at more than a hundred garment factories...

12 govt agencies trying to control market...

12 govt agencies trying to control market...

Bangladesh

Sun, May 20 2018

Despite their efforts, the prices of essential items are still high

PM expresses frustration over quota...

PM expresses frustration over quota...

Bangladesh

Mon, May 14 2018

The demonstrators are demanding immediate publication of a gazette notification abolishing the quota...

Govt takes security measures for Pohela...

Govt takes security measures for Pohela...

Dhaka

Mon, Apr 9 2018

Special security measures will be taken in the diplomatic zone for foreigners living in Dhaka

Will onion prices ever come down in...

Will onion prices ever come down in...

Business

Wed, Feb 7 2018

India recently removed the minimum export price on onions, allowing the traders to keep the prices reasonably...

Govt high-ups in discomfort with Article...

Govt high-ups in discomfort with Article...

Bangladesh

Wed, Jan 31 2018

Despite law minister’s assurance, there are apprehensions that Article 32 will be used to gag the...

Challenges to implementing ADP in an...

Challenges to implementing ADP in an...

Business

Tue, Jan 23 2018

It will be a tall order to implement 73% of the ADP in the remaining six months of the current...

Likely priorities for the election-year...

Likely priorities for the election-year...

Business

Thu, Jan 18 2018

The Finance Ministry has already started preparing the proposed budget for the fiscal 2018-19

No progress on plan to confiscate war...

No progress on plan to confiscate war...

War Crimes

Sun, Jan 14 2018

The interior ministry sent a list of 561 organizations run by Jamaat-Shibir to various law enforcement...

Bangladesh to import premium bull semen...

Bangladesh to import premium bull semen...

Agriculture

Sat, Jan 13 2018

Importing the bull semen will help produce high-yield cows in Bangladesh and put less pressure on importing...

Onion prices finally come down

Onion prices finally come down

Business

Tue, Dec 26 2017

It is now being sold at Tk56 per kg at the wholesale market and Tk80 at retail level

Govt fails to find the ‘culprit’ behind...

Govt fails to find the ‘culprit’ behind...

Business

Mon, Dec 18 2017

The Home Ministry has deployed several intelligence agencies to find out the culprits

7 reasons behind loan scams in state-owned...

7 reasons behind loan scams in state-owned...

Banks

Thu, Dec 7 2017

Finance Minister Muhith says the government is discouraging political appointments to bank boards

New labour law to be tabled at parliament’s...

New labour law to be tabled at parliament’s...

Law & Rights

Thu, Nov 9 2017

Drafts of the two laws have been sent to the International Labour Organisation (ILO), at the advice of...

China EximBank to fund Padma Bridge...

China EximBank to fund Padma Bridge...

Development

Sat, Oct 28 2017

It will take about three and a half hours to travel to Khulna from Dhaka by rail

Padma Bridge at a glance

Padma Bridge at a glance

Development

Sat, Sep 30 2017

According to the project schedule, the bridge is expected to be open to traffic by the end of 2018

Padma Bridge's first span installation...

Padma Bridge's first span installation...

Development

Fri, Sep 29 2017

This will be the maiden visible part of the bridge

How much rice can be stockpiled before...

How much rice can be stockpiled before...

Law & Rights

Tue, Sep 19 2017

A rice mill can face legal action, if the paddy and rice reserves are kept for more than 30 days