Onion prices witnessed an increase remaining unchanged for a month

Onion, a common kitchen commodity of the country saw an increase in price last week after remaining almost unchanged for about a...

End-users hardly getting tax waiver benefits on prices of essentials

The end-users of commodities hardly reap the benefits of the tax-free benefit as international price fluctuations, stockpiling, production and availability of products...

Rising prices of necessity goods while Ramadan is near

Uptrend price of basic commodities is a common phenomenon in Bangladesh, ahead of Ramadan. The price hike started about two months ahead...

Govt. fixed maximum retail prices for edible oil

In order to control the uptrend prices of soybean and palm oil in the domestic market immediately, the government has specified the...

Walton AC offers electricity bill cash back for 21 years

Electronics conglomerate Walton has organized 'Digital Campaign Season 9' across the country. It offers consumers some special benefits, including electricity bill free...

BATBC shares soar around 13pc

The multinational tobacco company, British American Tobacco Bangladesh Company’s (BATBC) shares jumped by 12.62 per cent to close at Tk 1,700.30 on...

Prices of rice and edible oil keep rising

Since last week, the prices of rice and edible oil have been rising in the city's wholesale and retail markets. 

Potato farmers getting lower prices

Farmers across the country are witnessing a keen decrease in potato price before harvests are yet to begin in full pace in...

Gold & silver traders should sell at prevailing prices : BAJUS

A notice issued on 8th February (Monday) from the Bangladesh Jewellery Samity (BAJUS), has urged jewelry traders to sell gold and silver...

29 private companies get the nod to import 330,000 tonnes of rice

The government has decided to allow 29 private companies to import 330,000 tonnes of rice to ensure the supply in the local...

Govt decides to reimpose 5pc import duty on onions

The government has decided to reimpose 5pc duty on onion import to protect the interests of local growers as India has lifted...

Rice import duty reduced to 25% amid volatility in the rice market

The government has decided to reduce the rice import duty to 25 per cent from the existing 62.5 per cent to keep...

Govt to import 50,000 tonnes of parboiled non-Basmati rice from India

The government has approved a proposal to import 50,000 tonnes of parboiled non-Basmati rice from India in the financial year 2020-21 through...

After onion, the rice market is also heating up now

The price of rice, the most essential commodity, has also gone up before the end of government rice procurement. In the last...

Import of onion & chili hits record through Hili land port

Import of onion and chili through Hili land port recently hits record as the demands of onion and chili are again on...

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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...