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Bangladesh recommended UN to be included in the list of developing countries

All rice imports to be completed by March 15

Demonstrations in the capital demanding the repeal of the Digital Security Act

Retired cricketers travel to India to take part in T20 competition

Five die with Covid-19, 407 new cases registered within 24 hours

Imports slowly gaining pace

Dhaka, January 14: Imports of Bangladeshi goods are increasing after overcoming the epidemic drought; The country imported USD 481 crore worth of goods in November, the highest since the pandemic began. Ahsan Mansoor, executive director of the Policy Research Institute (PRI), said it was "good news" for the economy.

Government to import 0.73 million tonnes of fertiliser

The Bangladesh government will import 7,30,000 tonnes of fertiliser for the 2020-2021 fiscal year. The country has already imported 5,50,000 tonnes of urea so far and will but another 1,80,000 tonnes more, to meet its demand.