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Rice prices on the rise in Dhaka

Rice prices on the rise in Dhaka

Business

Mon, Nov 18 2019

Rice traders claimed that the prices went up as mill owners hiked the prices at mill gates

Minister: Govt to procure Aman paddy...

Minister: Govt to procure Aman paddy...

Dhaka

Thu, Oct 31 2019

A total of 3.50 lakh tons of boiled rice will be procured through mill owners at Tk36 per kg

Minister to DCs: Ensure paddy procurement...

Minister to DCs: Ensure paddy procurement...

Dhaka

Tue, Jul 16 2019

He also said the administration is ready to tackle any crisis regarding the flood situation

Poor pace of paddy purchases hurting...

Poor pace of paddy purchases hurting...

Nation

Sun, Jun 16 2019

A paltry 7.5% of targeted paddy volume has been purchased from farmers so far, but millers managed to...

Too little, too late?

Too little, too late?

Atikur Rahman

Sun, Jun 2 2019

What can the government do to help our rice farmers?

Info minister: Steps taken to export...

Info minister: Steps taken to export...

Dhaka

Wed, May 29 2019

'The country has witnessed tremendous progress as the present government implemented many development...

Food Ministry asked to formulate procurement...

Food Ministry asked to formulate procurement...

Government Affairs

Mon, May 27 2019

It receives Cabinet Division letter amidst farmers’ woes over low paddy prices

BSD demands paddy be purchased from...

BSD demands paddy be purchased from...

Nation

Thu, May 23 2019

A procession started at the Barisal BSD office and marched through the city's roads

Rajshahi DC buys rice directly from...

Rajshahi DC buys rice directly from...

Nation

Thu, May 23 2019

The government will buy a total of 126 tons of rice from card holding farmers at Tk1,040 per maund

Chuadanga DC helps farmers to harvest...

Chuadanga DC helps farmers to harvest...

Nation

Tue, May 21 2019

The farmers were ecstatic about the helping hand

Rice prices: A curious comparison -...

Rice prices: A curious comparison -...

Nation

Mon, May 20 2019

When the government in Bangladesh is well aware of the crisis and is also saying that it shares the concerns...

Why farmers are protesting paddy...

Why farmers are protesting paddy...

Nation

Mon, May 20 2019

A selling price that is half the cost of production has inflamed rice farmers across the country

JaPa for paddy procurement directly...

JaPa for paddy procurement directly...

Dhaka

Sun, May 19 2019

The Jatiya Party acting chief also urged the government not to export rice as it may lead to a food crisis...

Farmers throw paddy grain on highway,...

Farmers throw paddy grain on highway,...

Nation

Thu, May 16 2019

The farmers are protesting for fair prices and direct purchases

Government mulling rice exports to benefit...

Government mulling rice exports to benefit...

Agriculture

Tue, May 7 2019

The government is expected to reach a decision within 15-20 days

What is causing the latest rice price...

What is causing the latest rice price...

Nation

Tue, Jan 15 2019

Fear of post-election political turmoil has driven the rice market into frenzy, say market insiders

The right to food: Negative or...

The right to food: Negative or...

Business

Tue, Mar 27 2018

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

Hoarding: A catalyst for the rice...

Hoarding: A catalyst for the rice...

Special

Fri, Feb 2 2018

2017 was a year of soaring rice prices. Millers and traders, who have been blamed for the price anomaly,...

Who is behind the rice price

Who is behind the rice price

Bangladesh

Thu, Feb 1 2018

A rice price model prepared by Dhaka-based think tank South Asian Network on Economic Modeling (SANEM),...

CAB: Living costs in Dhaka rose by 8.44%...

CAB: Living costs in Dhaka rose by 8.44%...

Dhaka

Tue, Jan 2 2018

Between 2016 and 2017, the prices of rice and onion increased extraordinarily, according to a CAB...

Import, Aman harvest slightly cut rice...

Import, Aman harvest slightly cut rice...

Nation

Fri, Dec 29 2017

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