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Kazi Anwar Hossain, famous for 'Masud Rana Series' passes away

9,500 test positive for Covid-19, 12 die in a day across Bangladesh

Credit card scammer flees Indian jail, nabbed in Bangladesh

Prime Minister Hasina calls for holding back honour

Bangladesh-India trade almost doubled in a year: Doraiswami

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.

130 tons of explosives imported from India

Dhaka, June 7: About 130 metric tonnes of explosives worth about Tk 1.5 crore have been imported from India through Benapole port. On Sunday (June 6) afternoon, the Madhyapara Granite Mining Company Limited of Dinajpur imported the explosives in nine Indian trucks through the Indian port of Petrapole.

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। ...