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8,000 tons of rice stuck at Hili


Tue, Jun 12 2018

The rice importers have already sent letters to National Board of Revenue (NBR) and customs authorities,...

Rice developed by female Bagerhat farmer...


Fri, May 18 2018

Agriculture department sees high yield potential

Bangladesh’s rice import volume to drop...


Tue, Apr 10 2018

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

A vegetarian country and a forgotten...


Mon, Apr 9 2018

How time has changed our diet since the 1970s

The right to food: Negative or


Tue, Mar 27 2018

There’s no shortage of food, just lack of purchasing power

Rice traders fined for not using jute...


Tue, Mar 6 2018

According to the Mandatory Jute Packaging Act 2010, which has been enforced since January 2014, all commodities...

Government to sell rice at Tk30 from...


Thu, Mar 1 2018

The program will continue until the Boro harvest

PM Hasina: Dishonest traders responsible...


Wed, Feb 28 2018

The rice reserve in the country now stands at 10,658,821 tons

Speculation or starvation: Which is...


Sun, Feb 11 2018

The misplaced rage against rice speculators

When rice lets farmers down, what do...


Sat, Feb 3 2018

Harvest losses and lower profit margins are pushing farmers away from cultivating paddy. The common coarse...

Food minister: 1.08 million tons food...


Mon, Jan 15 2018

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

Rice import rockets 18 times through...


Thu, Jan 11 2018

Around 120-130 truckloads of rice is being imported through the port nowadays as the demand in the local...

Experts: Haor regions need short-duration...


Mon, Jan 8 2018

'Around 14% of the total paddy production in Bangladesh is produced in Haor and if the rice supply is...

Import, Aman harvest slightly cut rice...


Fri, Dec 29 2017

Traders said a drop in the prices of rice in India played a role dropping the prices in Bangladesh's...

Satkhira farmer develops rice impervious...


Sun, Nov 19 2017

The rice variety is named after his foster mother – Charulota

Govt to buy 250,000 tonnes of rice from...


Wed, Oct 25 2017

The Food will submit two proposals in this regard to the Cabinet Committee on Public Purchase today

Making sure there’s enough food


Mon, Oct 23 2017

It is not enough to bank on the hopes for a bumper Aman harvest in November. We need a backup

Why are rice prices rising?

Forrest Cookson

Mon, Oct 23 2017

When the public fears that prices will rise, they do

Will the government’s grand plan to...


Sun, Oct 22 2017

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

BINA successfully tests short-duration...


Fri, Oct 20 2017

'The grains are smaller in size and the cooked rice tastes good'

Cabinet approves import of rice from...


Wed, Oct 11 2017

The government will buy 100,000 tons of rice from Myanmar at a cost of Tk336.8 crore