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How energy demand affects the Bay of...

How energy demand affects the Bay of...

Aslam Jony

Tue, Apr 16 2019

Future decisions could have geo-political ramifications

Trade deficit narrows by 11% in first...

Trade deficit narrows by 11% in first...

Business

Mon, Feb 4 2019

At the end of December 2018, trade deficit stood at $7.66 billion, down from $8.62 billion last

Bangladesh Bank: Authorized list imports...

Bangladesh Bank: Authorized list imports...

Business

Sun, Jan 27 2019

The central bank in a circular asked banks not to open L/Cs for products barred entry through the country’s...

Diversifying our  export basket

Diversifying our export basket

Opinion

Fri, Jan 11 2019

Bangladesh needs to evolve accordingly to stay in the game

Import, export resume through Hili Land...

Import, export resume through Hili Land...

Business

Tue, Jan 1 2019

The laborers working at the port have already begun loading and unloading goods

Hili port faces rampant abuse of tax...

Hili port faces rampant abuse of tax...

Nation

Wed, Dec 5 2018

Commercial importers have submitted written complaints to authorities concerned such as the NBR

US allows 8 importers to keep buying...

US allows 8 importers to keep buying...

World

Sat, Nov 3 2018

US Secretary of State Mike Pompeo, who announced the decision, did not name the eight

Imported bicycles grab major share of...

Imported bicycles grab major share of...

Business

Sun, Oct 14 2018

The local market demands nearly 1.5 million bicycles a year, and its estimated yearly market size surpasses...

Sri Lanka restricts car imports as currency...

Sri Lanka restricts car imports as currency...

South Asia

Sun, Sep 30 2018

The finance ministry banned the import of vehicles for all state institutions for one year

Northeast India welcomes govt's decision...

Northeast India welcomes govt's decision...

Government Affairs

Mon, Sep 24 2018

It will now take goods 3-4 days to reach Tripura from Mumbai—reduced from 15-20 days

Sacrificial cattle imported from Texas...

Sacrificial cattle imported from Texas...

Bangladesh

Sun, Aug 19 2018

Seven cows worth Tk1.30 crore brought to Bangladesh from the US

Policy for import and refinement of...

Policy for import and refinement of...

Business

Mon, Jun 18 2018

The government has moved to regulate the import, refinement and fractionation of condensate with...

Budget FY19: Stunning 45% tax on...

Budget FY19: Stunning 45% tax on...

Economy

Thu, Jun 7 2018

The duty has been imposed to protect local producers, but could there be better alternatives?

State minister: LNG to be supplied by...

State minister: LNG to be supplied by...

Power & Energy

Sun, Apr 29 2018

A floating storage and re-gasification unit carrying 133,000 cubic metres of LNG from Qatar anchored...

Government plans to import 9000MW of...

Government plans to import 9000MW of...

Power & Energy

Wed, Apr 18 2018

This power will be imported from four neighbouring countries

Bangladesh’s rice import volume to drop...

Bangladesh’s rice import volume to drop...

Agriculture

Tue, Apr 10 2018

United States Department of Agriculture (USDA) sees prospect of higher domestic production.

Fisheries and Livestock minister: Government...

Fisheries and Livestock minister: Government...

Commerce

Tue, Mar 27 2018

In 2016, Bangladesh caught only 95,000 tons of fish from the Bay of Bengal, as compared to 8 million...

Dollar price accelerates: Import pressure...

Dollar price accelerates: Import pressure...

Business

Wed, Mar 14 2018

Bangladesh Bank cannot make the currency exchange market normal even after releasing dollars every...

Export, import at Bhomra port halted...

Export, import at Bhomra port halted...

Commerce

Thu, Mar 1 2018

'Export and import activities have been suspended on the both sides'

‘Better quality and competitive prices...

‘Better quality and competitive prices...

Business

Sun, Feb 25 2018

Bangladesh has set a massive target to diversify its export market. The quality and reasonable prices...

A seal of mediocrity, or a sign of...

A seal of mediocrity, or a sign of...

Opinion

Mon, Feb 19 2018

‘Made in Bangladesh’ could be a seal of quality if we put the right amount of effort into it