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JS body discusses ways to check rice...

JS body discusses ways to check rice...

Parliament

Mon, Sep 20 2021

Paddy and rice procurement program during the current boro season was also discussed 

Public food distribution for poor...

Public food distribution for poor...

Bangladesh

Tue, Jun 22 2021

Lack of administrative efforts, the pandemic and shortage of food reserve in public granaries behind...

Rice market still unstable, prices on...

Rice market still unstable, prices on...

Bangladesh

Fri, Feb 26 2021

Different varieties of rice cost Tk2 more per kg in a week 

Rice prices rise again despite government...

Rice prices rise again

Bangladesh

Fri, Jan 29 2021

Price hike is temporary and will be resolved soon, traders say

Indian rice starts to enter through...

Indian rice starts to enter through...

Bangladesh

Sat, Jan 9 2021

Three vehicles carrying the first consignment of 112 tons of rice  entered Bangladesh

Govt plans to import rice to keep market...

Govt plans to import rice to keep market...

Government Affairs

Tue, Jul 7 2020

There has been a bumper production of crops this year and the farmers are getting fair prices, says Food...

Coronavirus: Global rice prices surge...

Coronavirus: Global rice prices surge...

World

Thu, Apr 9 2020

Food industry associations have urged countries corcerned to keep trade open

Coronavirus: OMS rice at Tk10 per kg...

Coronavirus: OMS rice at Tk10 per kg...

Dhaka

Thu, Apr 2 2020

Each person will be allowed to buy maximum five kg of rice once in a week

Rice prices on the rise

Rice prices on the rise

Business

Sat, Jan 25 2020

Retail traders said prices of rice continued to increase due to supply shortage and price increases by...

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