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ED: Time to ditch single-use...

ED: Time to ditch single-use...

Editorial

Thu, Oct 8 2020

Such a move will not only protect the environment, but will also help us economically

Bringing back the glory days of...

Bringing back the glory days of...

D2

Thu, Sep 10 2020

Jute, a once sought-after cash crop, has experienced an industry-wide slump in the last few decades

BJA demands no tariffs on raw jute...

BJA demands no tariffs on raw jute...

Nation

Sun, Aug 30 2020

BJA Chairman Sheikh Sayed Ali voiced the demand during a press conference at the Humayun Kabir Balu auditorium...

Jhenaidah jute farmers’ hopes dashed...

Jhenaidah jute farmers’ hopes dashed...

Nation

Tue, Aug 25 2020

Local farmers said the yield did not meet their expectations due to excessive rainfall when the jute...

Farmers delighted with jute yield, price...

Farmers delighted with jute yield, price...

Nation

Thu, Aug 13 2020

The DAE has provided high-quality jute seeds and fertilizers along with training on modern methods among...

ED: Exports give hope

ED: Exports give hope

Editorial

Wed, Aug 5 2020

What is perhaps reason for more encouragement is that this increase in export earnings was not primarily...

Secretary: Govt eyes global market for...

Secretary: Govt eyes global market for...

Business

Tue, Aug 4 2020

The secretary said this when newly appointed Bangladeshi Ambassador to Uzbekistan Md Jahangir Alam met...

Magura Jute farmers worried despite...

Magura Jute farmers worried despite...

Nation

Sat, Jul 25 2020

The farmers said every year jute traders would buy a large volume of raw jute from them and sell it to...

Ganasanghati Andolan demands release...

Ganasanghati Andolan demands release...

Bangladesh

Tue, Jul 7 2020

The party brought out a procession and held a protest rally in front of the National Press Club

25,000 workers in state-owned jute mills...

25,000 jute mill workers to be sent...

Bangladesh

Sun, Jun 28 2020

Textiles and Jute Minister Golam Dastagir Gazi made the announcement during a virtual press briefing...

Using jute to rebuild

Using jute to rebuild

Editorial

Wed, Jun 3 2020

The earnings were 17% higher than the target set by the government for the industry

Protecting all of our industries

Protecting all of our industries

Editorial

Sat, Mar 28 2020

Diversifying our export basket has always been one of the conversation points about our economy

Showing the way to sustainable...

Showing the way to sustainable...

Editorial

Fri, Mar 13 2020

There is no reason why Bangladesh-made jute products cannot become a formidable presence in the...

We need to champion our golden...

We need to champion our golden...

Julian Francis

Thu, Jan 30 2020

With jute, the sky is the limit

Jute’s potential is being wasted

Jute’s potential is being wasted

Editorial

Sat, Jan 25 2020

It is about time we took the benefits of jute more seriously

Jute to the rescue

Jute to the rescue

Editorial

Sat, Nov 30 2019

There is no reason why jute-based products from Bangladesh cannot be a formidable presence in the world...

Jute goods worth Tk270cr idle at Jessore,...

Jute goods worth Tk270cr idle at Jessore,...

Business

Thu, Nov 28 2019

These jute mills are located in Khulna's Khalishpur, Dighalia, and Atra industrial regions, and also...

Resolution on natural fibers adopted...

Resolution on natural fibers adopted...

Foreign Affairs

Fri, Nov 22 2019

It will pave way for a stronger, effective, efficient global value chain for jute

Jute geo-textile can earn billion dollar...

Jute geo-textile can earn billion dollar...

Business

Wed, Oct 16 2019

Experts say at a seminar, call for extensive use of jute geo-textile for environmental protection

The golden fibre keeps on giving

The golden fibre keeps on giving

Editorial

Sun, Sep 8 2019

Years of scientific research has made the golden fibre stronger, finer, and with at least 20% higher...

Low jute price frustrates Munshiganj...

Low jute price frustrates Munshiganj...

Business

Thu, Sep 5 2019

This year, an average farmer is spending Tk 1,500 to 1,550 on jute production per maund, but they are...