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Muktijoddha Mancha organises human chain rally against Pakistan

Water level in Sylhet decreases, misery increases

Rain brings relief in different places including Dhaka

Government employees want 60 percent salary hike

Siam to star opposite Mithila Palkar in a Bollywood film

Prime Minister seeks ADB's assistance in implementing Delta Plan

Own Correspondent, Dhaka, May 10: Prime Minister Sheikh Hasina has sought the cooperation of Asian Development Bank (ADB) in the implementation of Delta Plan-2100.

Export earnings rise by 51% in April

Own Correspondent, Dhaka, May 10: Export earnings increased 51.18 percent in April on the back of high growth in garment exports. During this time, goods worth USD 473.46 crore had been exported.

25-member US business delegation visits Dhaka

Own Correspondent, Dhaka, May 10: A 25-member delegation of US-Bangladesh Business Council from the United States is visiting Bangladesh to explore trade and investment opportunities in the country.

Record trade deficit in 9 months

Own Correspondent, Dhaka, May 9: In the first nine months of the current (2021-22) fiscal year (July-March), the overall trade deficit has stood at about 25 billion or 2,490.7 crore dollars. The amount in Bangladeshi currency (calculating 1 USD = Tk 86.50) is about Tk 2 lakh 15 thousand 321 crore.

Bangladesh gives Sri Lanka another year time to repay loan

Own Correspondent, Dhaka, May 9: The USD 200 million loan given to Sri Lanka, which has been hit by a severe economic crisis, is unlikely to be repaid on time. In this situation, Bangladesh Bank has extended the loan repayment period by one more year.

Soyabean oil sell to see increase next month in Bangladesh: TCB

Dhaka, May 8, 2022: The Trading Corporation of Bangladesh (TCB) will continue to sell soybean oil at Rs 110 per liter as well as sell oil to one crore cardholder families from next month (June) as part of the expansion.

Bangladesh exporting bicycles to eight European countries

Dhaka, May 7: Bicycles made in Bangladesh are now appreciated all over the world. Bicycles costing from Tk 5,000 to Tk 200,000 are also being made in the country. The Meghna Group bought the government bicycle manufacturing company in Tejgaon in the capital in 1996. After three years, the company started exporting this industrial product in 1999.

USD 2 billion remittance received in April

Own Correspondent, Dhaka, May 6: Expatriate Bangladeshis have sent remittances of more than USD 2 billion, or 200 crore 95 lakh dollars in April, which is Tk 17,362 crore in Bangladeshi currency (calculating 1 USD= Tk 86.40). As a single month, this is the highest remittance inflow recorded in the last 11 months. This information has been revealed in the latest report of Bangladesh Bank.

Mahindra Engineering of India appointed as the Project Management Consultant to establish Economic Zone

Own Correspondent, Dhaka, April 28: Mahindra Engineering Consultant of India has been appointed as the Project Management Consultant (PMC) for the G2G Based Indian Economic Zone (EZ).

Russia-Ukraine war risks Bangladesh's economy: Finance Minister

Own Correspondent, Dhaka, April 28: Finance Minister AHM Mustafa Kamal has said that the war between Russia and Ukraine is risky for Bangladesh's economy at the moment as there is no way to peace is seen so far.

Gold prices decrease

Dhaka, April 27: Gold prices have also been reduced in the country's market in the wake of falling prices in the world market. The price of the best quality gold has been reduced by Tk 1,167 and a new price has been fixed. The price of good quality gold has been Tk 77,682.

Trade will be expanded through mutual cooperation between Bangladesh and Indian garment exporters

Own Correspondent, Dhaka, April 25: Further communication and cooperation between the garment exporters of Bangladesh and India may open up new opportunities for trade between the two countries.

Tk 12,000 cr remittance received in 21 days before Eid

Own Correspondent, Dhaka, April 25: Expatriate Bangladeshis have sent record remittances centering on the upcoming holy Eid-ul-Fitr. In the last 21 days, Bangladeshis living in different parts of the world have sent more than Tk 12,000 crore to meet the additional expenses of their families on Eid.

Expense on rice imports reduced as India, Vietnam export rates fall on rising supplies

Own Correspondent, Dhaka, April 23: India and Vietnam export rates of rice have fallen on rising supplies.

Bangladeshi investors interested in investing in India's West Bengal

Own Correspondent, Dhaka, April 21: Noting that bilateral trade between India and Bangladesh is steadily increasing, Commerce Minister Tipu Munshi said Bangladeshi investors are interested in investing in India, especially in West Bengal.