• Wednesday, Sep 26, 2018
  • Last Update : 02:18 am
Will the government’s grand plan to...

Will the government’s grand plan to...

Bangladesh

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...

BINA successfully tests short-duration...

Nation

Fri, Oct 20 2017

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

Cabinet approves import of rice from...

Cabinet approves import of rice from...

Commerce

Wed, Oct 11 2017

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

Too grave a cost

Too grave a cost

Business Tribune

Sun, Oct 1 2017

Is jute worth more expensive rice?

What really triggered the rice price...

What really triggered the rice price...

Business

Sat, Sep 30 2017

Rice prices have seen a significant rise in recent times, putting the masses in trouble. Different quarters...

Govt indecision blamed for rice price...

Govt indecision blamed for rice price...

Business

Thu, Sep 28 2017

'We cannot put aside that there was no hoarding by the traders as they take the chance of...

4,000 tons of rice seized in...

4,000 tons of rice seized in...

Nation

Thu, Sep 21 2017

Warehouse manager was also detained

Govt to stock up on 900,000 tons of...

Govt to stock up on 900,000 tons of...

Commerce

Thu, Sep 21 2017

Coarse rice is now selling at Tk64 in local markets - a record high for the country. This same rice was...

75 tons VGD rice recovered from privately...

75 tons VGD rice recovered from privately...

Nation

Wed, Sep 20 2017

Some representatives of Union Parishad chairmen, who were assigned to collect and distribute the VGD...

Govt to procure 50,000 tons of rice...

Govt to procure 50,000 tons of rice...

Commerce

Wed, Sep 20 2017

Last month, the government signed two deals with Vietnam and Cambodia to import 2.5 million tons of rice...

Trader jailed for hoarding rice in...

Trader jailed for hoarding rice in...

Nation

Tue, Sep 19 2017

A group of miscreants had attempted to set the trader free after he was sentenced

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...

How much rice can be stockpiled before...

How much rice can be stockpiled before...

Law & Rights

Tue, Sep 19 2017

A rice mill can face legal action, if the paddy and rice reserves are kept for more than 30 days

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

Tofail: Arrest illegal rice...

Tofail: Arrest illegal rice...

Bangladesh

Mon, Sep 18 2017

Tofail blames illegal hoarding for the hike in rice prices

Rice prices continue to go up

Rice prices continue to go up

Business

Sun, Sep 17 2017

‘The price spiral is likely to stop within the next few weeks as a good amount of rice would be available...

Rice prices rising by Tk2 per day

Rice prices rising by Tk2 per day

Commerce

Fri, Sep 15 2017

Traders, millers and the government have given contradictory reasons for the unusual price hike

Rice prices on the rise, again

Rice prices on the rise, again

Nation

Thu, Sep 14 2017

The latest hike can be attributed to the dwindling grain stocks, monsoon floods and the government’s...

Tofail: India’s ban on rice export will...

Tofail: India’s ban on rice export will...

Commerce

Thu, Sep 14 2017

Indian authorities concerned informed their decision that they would keep exports of rice to Bangladesh...

Task force unearths huge stock of rice...

Task force unearths huge stock of rice...

Nation

Tue, Sep 12 2017

Abdur Rashid, president of Bangldesh Rice Mill Owners' Association, was sitting on a huge stock of rice...

Govt considers importing two million...

Govt considers importing two million...

Bangladesh

Mon, Sep 11 2017

Up to eight million tons of Boro paddy had been destroyed by the latest bout of monsoon floods that inundated...