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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

Prices of imported onion rise by Tk6-7...

Prices of imported onion rise by Tk6-7...

Commerce

Sun, Jan 28 2018

According to port officials, only 1,580 metric tons of onion arrived from India in 79 trucks over the...

Food minister: 1.08 million tons food...

Food minister: 1.08 million tons food...

Bangladesh

Mon, Jan 15 2018

A total of 818,000 tons rice and wheat have already been unloaded at the port, says Qamrul Islam

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...

The answer is to think creatively

The answer is to think creatively

Tribune Supplements

Mon, Nov 13 2017

Creative thinking about what is an import and what is an export, can lead to useful solutions

BSFIC to import 50,000 tons of...

BSFIC to import 50,000 tons of...

Commerce

Thu, Nov 9 2017

There were 36,660 tons of sugar reserves until November 2. Of that, 20,202 tons are reserved for the...

Will the government’s grand plan to...

Will the government’s grand plan to...

Bangladesh

Sun, Oct 22 2017

Rice prices have risen sharply in 2017 following flash floods and floods which devastated hundreds and...

100,000 tons of parboiled rice to come...

100,000 tons of parboiled rice to come...

Commerce

Tue, Oct 17 2017

The total amount of rice will be imported at a cost of Tk 377.65 crore – each ton costing $455 or...

Illegal motorcycle import deprives government...

Illegal motorcycle import deprives government...

Corruption

Tue, Sep 26 2017

'We import motorcycles by paying 150% import tax, while these unscrupulous importers are...

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...