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After 10 and a half hours, ferry starts plying on Daulatdia-Paturia route

Government thinking of listing allies of freedom fighters

Coronavirus vaccine to arrive on January 25

Covid-19 kills another 16, 697 new patients identified

Blast targets government official's car in Kabul

Turkey to make major investments in Bangladesh

Own representative, Dhaka: Turkey wants to jointly invest in the shipbreaking and shipbuilding industries and in setting up a liquefied petroleum gas (LPG) plant on the banks of the Karnafuli River in Chittagong.

Onions reach Bhomra port

Own correspondent, Dhaka, 3 January 2021: After a long three-and-a-half month shutdown, onion imports from India have started.

Indian onions awaiting entry at Bhomra port

Dhaka, January 2: Despite stopping onion exports amid the coronavirus pandemic, India lifted the ban on exports from December 29 thus Then starting it again.

Transfer of the new venue of the trade fair is stuck in formality

Dhaka, January 2: The International Trade Fair will be held at the Bangladesh-China Friendship Exhibition Center in Purbachal instead of the Bangabandhu International Conference Center in the capital. However, despite being ready to be handed over, the government has not yet received the exhibition center from the Chinese company due to formalities.

জমির আগের সর্বনিম্ন বাজারমূল্য আরও ২ বছর বহাল রাখার নির্দেশ

নিজস্ব প্রতিনিধি, ঢাকা, ৩১ ডিসেম্বর ২০২০: জমি কেনা-বেচার ক্ষেত্রে ২০১৭ ও ২০১৮ সালের সরকার নির্ধারিত বিভিন্ন মৌজায় সর্বনিম্ন বাজারমূল্য আগামী ২ বছর (২০২১ ও ২০২২ সাল) বহাল রাখার নির্দেশ দেয়া হয়েছে। বুধবার (৩০ ডিসেম্বর) এই নির্দেশনা দিয়ে নিবন্ধন অধিদফতর থেকে পরিপত্র জারি করা হয়েছে।

Forex reserves cross $43 billion

Dhaka, December 31: The country's foreign exchange reserves have exceeded USD 43 billion. At present, the foreign exchange reserves are USD 43.17 billion, according to an official press release of the Ministry of Finance on Wednesday (December 30).

Government to import another 50,000 tonnes of rice from India

Dhaka, December 31: The Cabinet Committee on Public Procurement has approved the Food Ministry's proposal to purchase another 50,000 tonnes of non-basmati cooked rice from India. The approval was given at a meeting of the Cabinet Committee on Public Procurement held online on Wednesday (December 30).

Bangladesh set to become 25th largest economy in the world in 2035: CEBR

Dhaka, December 29: Bangladesh is set to become the 25th largest economy in the world By 2035, while it will take the 28th spot in 2030, according to a Center for Economics and Business Research (CEBR)- a British economic research organization- report.

Eighth Five Year: Plan to reduce extreme poverty to 7.4 percent

Dhaka, December 29: The National Economic Council (NEC) has given final approval to the Eighth Five-Year Plan (July 2020 to June 2025). The approval was given at an NEC meeting chaired by Prime Minister Sheikh Hasina at noon on Tuesday (December 29).

India allows export of onions after three and a half months

Dhaka, December 29: India stopped onion exports on the pretext of crisis in the domestic market and rising prices. three and a half months later, the Indian government has again allowed the export of onions to Bangladesh. They have announced to export onions from January 1 without any pricing.

Rice prices moving up in Bangladesh

Dhaka, 26 December 2020: Ordinary people have been suffering due to rising rice prices for some time now.

Govt. decides to decrease rice storage capacity of mill owners

Dhaka, December 26: Paddy storage capacity of rice mill owners has been reduced. The government took this step amid rising prices of paddy and rice. On December 21, the Ministry of Food issued an amended order in this regard.

Investment increased by Tk 1.14 lakh crore in 6 months

Dhaka, December 26: The stock market is slowly becoming sustainable as investment in the last six months has increased by Tk 1.14 lakh crore, according to Bangladesh Securities and Exchange Commission (BSEC) officials.

6,000 fish farmers affected by Corona are getting incentives

The government will provide financial assistance to fish farmers from an ongoing project with the help of the World Bank to overcome the damage caused by the epidemic coronavirus. In six categories, the affected farmers will get 12 to 18 thousand rupees.

The country's economy is in a good position: Finance Minister

Dhaka, December 24: Finance Minister AHM Mustafa Kamal said Bangladesh's economy is in a good position and moving in the right direction despite the recession faced by the global economy amid the coronavirus pandemic.