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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...

Bangladesh to import 100,000 tons of...

Bangladesh to import 100,000 tons of...

Foreign Affairs

Mon, Sep 18 2017

Each ton of rice imported from Myanmar will cost $442 or Tk35,360

Govt set to import 50,000 tons of sugar...

Govt set to import 50,000 tons of sugar...

Commerce

Wed, Sep 13 2017

The sugar shall be imported through London based firm ED&F Man Sugar Limited

Import impasse blamed for high prices...

Import impasse blamed for high prices...

Business

Mon, Aug 28 2017

Now a sack having 75 kg salt is selling at Tk1,100-1,200 at the mill gate in Chittagong

Govt to import 500,000 tons of rice...

Govt to import 500,000 tons of rice...

Bangladesh

Thu, Aug 24 2017

'As a ton of wheat costs $251, the entire purchase will cost of the government Tk104 crore'

Substituting software imports with local...

Substituting software imports with local...

Zeeshan Hasan , Zeeshan Hasan

Sat, Aug 19 2017

It is time to migrate to free and open-source software

Bangladesh Bank: Rice imports require...

Bangladesh Bank: Rice imports require...

Commerce

Thu, Jul 20 2017

The rice market has become unstable and dramatically increased the price of the staple food item

CIID seizes 19 illegal firearms at Dhaka...

CIID seizes 19 illegal firearms at Dhaka...

Crime

Tue, Jul 11 2017

The consignment with a total of 58 firearms was imported from Italy under the name of M/S Imran Arms...

Bangladesh to buy oil products for H2...

Bangladesh to buy oil products for H2...

Power & Energy

Thu, Jun 22 2017

The premium for gasoil for the July to December period will be $2.20 a barrel, down from $2.30

Bangladesh to import 250,000 tonnes...

Bangladesh to import 250,000 tonnes...

Commerce

Tue, Jun 13 2017

Vietnamese rice prices in May hit their highest in over a year

Gold import policy by this year

Gold import policy by this year

Commerce

Thu, Jun 1 2017

Minister Muhith hopes to finalise the formulation of the gold import policy within this calendar...

Mobile handset prices likely to...

Mobile handset prices likely to...

Economy

Thu, Jun 1 2017

Mobile handset import duty would be 10% in the upcoming fiscal year 2017-18

Bangladesh to speed up rice imports...

Bangladesh to speed up rice imports...

Agriculture

Thu, May 25 2017

Bangladesh produces around 34 million tonnes of rice annually but uses almost all its production to feed...

The way to more jobs

The way to more jobs

Editorial

Tue, May 23 2017

The availability of better and more employment opportunities is absolutely vital to the lives of the...

Can Bangladesh and Turkey be...

Can Bangladesh and Turkey be...

Zahirul Quddus , Md Mushfiquzzaman

Fri, May 19 2017

There’s plenty of potential here

Muhith wants to legalise gold...

Muhith wants to legalise gold...

Commerce

Wed, May 17 2017

Under the new VAT law, local importers will pay a total tax of Tk8,012 to import Tk35,000 worth of gold...

We are learning from our mistakes

We are learning from our mistakes

Opinion

Sun, Apr 23 2017

If the Rana Plaza collapse has shown us anything, it is that we as a nation can come together, and can...

Stats show Bangladesh’s cotton imports...

Stats show Bangladesh’s cotton imports...

Business

Mon, Dec 26 2016

Global giants like the US and China have shifted their cotton imports away from India while Bangladesh...

Overcoming evolving challenges

Overcoming evolving challenges

Muhammad Zamir

Sat, Dec 24 2016

Bangladesh has a difficult road ahead, but it can definitely succeed

Energy officials: Bangladesh to import...

Energy officials: Bangladesh to import...

Uncategorized

Mon, Nov 21 2016

Bangladesh has decided to lower the sulphur content of its gasoil imports from next January in line with...