Trading debut to be made by Index Agro on April 7

Officials have stated that Index Agro Industries will make their trading debut on April 7 once they complete the listing process.

Shrimp farmers started cultivating Vannamei on a trial basis

Shrimp farmers have finally started cultivating Vannamei shrimp on a trial basis in line with the pleas from exporters as locally grown...

x-ray fluorescence (XRF) machines are being used for crop breeding process

The x-ray fluorescence (XRF) machine, a common name in the mining industry, is now being used for the crop breeding process. It...

Poultry industry operators demand tax holiday

Poultry breeders and feed millers, on 28th March (Sunday) demanded the government for a 10-year tax holiday to facilitate their recovery from...

Exporters see potentials in tomato exports

The exporters can see huge potentiality in tomato exports. They believe it could be a major source of foreign exchange earnings for...

Country’s vegetable exports witnessed 55% decline

Bangladesh’s vegetable export has declined to a three-year low this fiscal year. Again, export to European Union (EU) has almost stopped due...

Brindaban Tea Garden produced yellow tea for first time in the country

Bangladesh has developed highly valued yellow tea recently, other than black, green and white tea. This will lead Bangladesh to another level...

Govt imported 1.50 lakh tonnes of low-protein wheat from Argentina

Bangladesh – one of the largest buyers of Russian wheat in recent years, turned to Argentina this year as Russia banned the...

Farmers express enthusiasm for Boro Cultivation due to higher prices

Farmers are very much enthusiastic for the upcoming Boro harvest. Rice cultivation has soared during the current Boro season due to higher...

Agri loan disbursement increased on lower interest despite banks lagging behind the target

Agricultural loan distribution raised by 7 per cent in the July-February of FY21 compared to the same period of the previous FY....

WB study recognized Bangladesh as the 3rd most agriculturally digitalised country in South Asia

A recent study of the World Bank revealed that Bangladesh is third among the most agriculturally digitalised countries in South Asia. Bangladesh...

Index Agro to hold IPO lottery draw

As of December 23, 2020, Index Agro Industries received IPO sanction from the Bangladesh Securities and Exchange Commission (BSEC). It raised Tk...

Public sugar mills modernization facing hurdles, sugar farmers witnessed huge losses

The government’s project of modernizing public sugar mills seems bleak as for the lack of interests of any potential party. The government...

ARK Sea Foods Limited MD Amin Ullah elected for BFFEA president

Amin Ullah, the managing director of the ARK Sea Foods Limited, has been elected as the president of Bangladesh Frozen Foods Exporters...

Govt. set about a project worth Tk438 crore to utilize fallow lands

The government has set about a Tk438 crore project to cultivate fallow land across the country, in order to cope with the...

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Bank Asia re-elects A Rouf Chowdhury as its chairman

Bank Asia has re-elected A Rouf Chowdhury as chairman of Bank Asia at the 453rd meeting of its Board of Directors.

Gazi Golam Ashria became the new chairman of Jamuna Bank

Gazi Golam Ashria has been elected as the chairman of the board of directors of Jamuna Bank Limited for a timeframe of...

Stocks continue to struggle as profit booking goes on

Stocks closed lower on May 3 (Monday) as the profit-booking tendency continues to prevail among the investors after the 3-day streak of...

After 7 years of its launch, the number of agent banking accounts reach the...

The amount of accounts in agent banking in the nation reached the 1 crore mark in January 2021, after 7 years of...

Govt plans utilizing a large amount of aid for development projects

The government plans to utilize foreign aid worth Tk 88,024 crore for development projects in the next fiscal year. The amount is...

Uttara Group managing director to be felicitated by Japan

Chairman and managing director of Uttara Group, Matiur Rahman, is set to receive an award from Japan for his contribution in promoting...

Sea levels rising induced coastal migration could affect 1.3 million Bangladeshis by 2050: study

A recent study published by the American Geophysical Union – an international scientific group apprehended that there could be a triggered wave...

Credit growth of the private sector declines again in March

The credit growth of the private sector has returned to the downward trend in March after a slight recovery in April as...