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Bogra-Sirajganj rail project: Travel time to Dhaka to be reduced by 3 hours

Bangladesh against war but will defend sovereignty: PM Hasina

Habibul Bashar appointed as the new head of BCB women's wing

Azmeri Haque Badhon to become chief judge at international film festival in India

PM Hasina emphasizes importance of mother tongue as main medium of education

Myanmar has banned the export of food products to Bangladesh through Maungdaw

Own Correspondent, Dhaka, 10 September 2023: The junta government of the country has banned the export of various types of food products to Bangladesh through Maungdaw, Rakhine state of Myanmar. The Southeast Asian country took this step after Sonali Bank of Bangladesh decided to freeze the assets of two major banks in Myanmar.

Ship to directly go to the Middle East with agricultural products of Bangladesh

Dhaka, January 31: Instead of going around Singapore, ships can go directly to the Middle East with Bangladeshi agricultural products. Agriculture Minister Dr. Md. Abdur Razzak told reporters this information at the beginning of the meeting on the progress of export of agricultural products and potatoes at the secretariat on Monday.

Balla land port of Chunarughat will open the door of new possibilities in import and export

Dhaka, January 14: Balla land port of Chunarughat upazila of Habiganj district will open the door of new possibilities in import and export. Modernization of land ports is progressing at a fast pace. Although the work is scheduled to be completed on June 30, 2023, the authorities have expressed hope that the work will be completed by May. Already, after the completion of the boundary work, the infrastructure development work has also been completed 75 percent.

Will lose buyers if products are not delivered due to lockdown: BKMEA

Dhaka, July 15: On the occasion of Eid-ul-Azha, the ongoing restrictions in the country have been relaxed for eight days. The government has imposed strict restrictions for another 14 days after the relaxation. The factories will be closed from 8 am on July 23 to midnight on August 5. At the same time, all government, semi-government, autonomous and private offices will also be closed.

Terrible congestion in the transportation of exported goods at Chittagong port

Dhaka, July 7: Due to stagnation in transshipment ports like Singapore, Colombo and Malaysia, there has been a terrible complication in the transport of export goods to Chittagong port. Apart from this, the crisis of containers and shortage of large ships and imbalance with imports have had a negative impact on the country's export trade. Due to this, there are piles of goods inside and outside the internal container depots (ICDs) engaged in loading exported goods.

Bangladesh exported goods worth USD 313 crore in April

Dhaka, May 3: In April this year, goods worth USD 313 crore were exported. In the first 10 months of the fiscal year (July-April), goods worth USD 3,207 crore were exported, which is 8.75 percent more than the same period last year, according to an updated report published by the Export Promotion Bureau (EPB). The EPB released the report on Sunday (May 2).

Bhomra Port: Authorities concerned about meeting revenue target

Dhaka, April 20: Bhomra land port in Satkhira is under lockdown to combat the second wave of coronavirus. However, due to the decline in the import of goods, like last time, this time too, there has been concern about meeting the revenue collection target in this port. On the other hand, C&F traders say that the port is not giving concessions on import of goods like other ports and due to various internal complications, the importers are turning away.

Goods transported through rail a beacon of hope for importers

নিজস্ব প্রতিনিধি, ঢাকা, ২৪ আগস্ট ২০২০ : বেনাপোল স্থলবন্দরে চলছে পণ্যজট। জায়গার অভাবে আমদানিকৃত পণ্য রাখা যাচ্ছে না। যে কারণে বেনাপোলের বিপরীতে ভারতের পেট্রাপোলে হাজার হাজার পণ্যবাহী ট্রাক দাঁড়িয়ে রয়েছে বেনাপোল বন্দরে প্রবেশের অপেক্ষায়। এতে ব্যবসায়ীরা আর্থিকভাবে ক্ষতির শিকার হচ্ছেন। আমদানিকারকদের আশার আলো দেখাচ্ছে রেলপথে পণ্য পরিবহন। ৫০ দিনে এ পথে এসেছে প্রায় ৮০ হাজার টন পণ্য। পণ্যজট এড়িয়ে সহজে রেলপথে আমদানি বৃদ্ধি পাওয়ায় একদিকে যেমন ব্যবসায়ীদের মধ্যে স্বস্তি ফিরেছে। অন্যদিকে এ খাত থেকে রেলের রাজস্ব আয়ও বেড়েছে। ...

Bangladesh export sees growth, records $3.91bn in July

After a slump in export earning in April, amid the ongoing Covid-19 pandemic, Bangladesh has seen a grown in earning. A record earning of USD 3.91 billion in the month of July.

Earning from export touches 2 thousand dollars

নিজস্ব প্রতিনিধি, ঢাকা, জানুয়ারি ৪: দেশের পণ্য রফতানিতে বড় প্রবৃদ্ধি হয়েছে। চলতি ২০১৮-১৯ অর্থবছরের প্রথম ৬ মাসে (জুলাই-ডিসেম্বর) ২ হাজার ৪৯ কোটি ৯৮ লাখ ডলারের পণ্য রফতানি হয়েছে।