City Bank & USAID signed agreement to promote WorldFish project in the aquaculture sector

Small and Microfinance Business of City Bank has recently inked deal with WorldFish to fund the project titled ‘Feed the Future Bangladesh...

Govt. plans big on Hilsa production as ECNEC okays new project of Tk246 crore

The Executive Committee of the National Economic Council (ECNEC) recently approved five projects on September 22, which includes a project for the...

Soybean oil & soybean cake: potential investment sector

Bangladeshi entrepreneurs have been involved in producing soybean oil since 2000 whereas earlier they used to meet the local demand only via...

Govt to emphasize on agriculture to speed up economic recovery

The Bangladesh government has taken a mid-term plan from fiscal year 2020-21 to fiscal year 2022-2023 with greater emphasize on the agriculture...

AB Bank puts Aman Feed’s factory and land on auction

AB Bank has put the factory of Aman Feed and its collateral on sale for its failure to pay Tk268.40 crore in...

Bangladesh Bank sets farm credit target of Tk26,292 crore in FY2021

Bangladesh Bank (BB) has set a target to disburse Tk26,292 crore in agriculture and rural credit in the current 2020-21 fiscal year....

ACI swims against the tide, enters shrimp export market

Published by: The Daily Star, March 2, 2020  ACI Agrolink, a subsidiary of Advanced Chemical Industries (ACI), has...

Vannamei shrimp cultivation gets Govt. permission for Piloting

The government has approved experimental cultivation of vannamei species of shrimp following the long demand from fish exporters.

Fair prices elude farmers

Published by: The Daily Star, December 30, 2019 Optimism to turn the tide in his favour had preoccupied...

Real wages in fishery, construction falling despite faster GDP growth

Published by: The Daily Star, December 23, 2019 Last fiscal year, Bangladesh’s GDP grew at a record 8.15...

WB launches $500m climate smart project on dairy and livestock development

World Bank (WB) in association with Bangladesh government launched a climate smart plan and a project to address the impacts of climate...

Govt to procure 0.6 million tonne Aman paddy at Tk 26 per kg

The government will procure 6 lakh mts of Aman paddy directly from farmers at Tk 26 per kg from November 20 till...

Fish farming through ‘Blue Revolution’ pulls 20 lakh out of poverty in BD: IFPRI...

More than 2 million of the 18 million Bangladeshis, who came out of poverty during 2000-2010 period, managed to do so because...

Feed millers demand for withdrawal of AT on raw material import

Feed Industries Association Bangladesh (FIAB) and three other associations concerned yesterday demanded withdrawal of advance tax (AT) on raw materials of poultry,...

FISH AND POULTRY FEED

Published at: Dhaka Tribune, September 10, 2019 The customs authorities have detected presence of harmful substances such as...

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

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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...