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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

100 tons of potatoes came from India

In order to keep the price of potatoes normal in the country's market, the import of potatoes from India has started through Hili land port of Hakimpur upazila of Dinajpur.

India stops onion export till March

Own Correspondent, Dhaka, 8 December 2023: India has announced stoppage of onion export in order to control the price of onion in the domestic market. The ban will remain in force till March 2024. The Times of India reported this information in a report on Friday, December 8, quoting the Indian news agency PTI.

Apprehension about the export of hilsa to India, demand to extend the time

Own correspondent, Dhaka, 7 October 2023: On the occasion of Durga Puja, only 600 metric tons of 440 kg of hilsa were exported to India through Benapole port in the last 9 days. A total of 3 thousand 950 metric tons of hilsa is expected to be exported through various ports in India during this year's Durga Puja. These hilsa can be exported to India till October 11.

Bangladesh to import 4 crore eggs from India

Own correspondent, Dhaka, 18 September 2023: 4 crore eggs coming from India under market control. The Ministry of Commerce has given permission to four companies to import. An official of the Ministry of Commerce said this on Monday (September 18).

Garment export to Europe-America market has increased

Own Correspondent, Dhaka, 13 September 2023: Exports of manufactured garments from Bangladesh have increased in Europe and America during July-August. It has increased by 11.81 percent compared to the same period of last financial year. In terms of money, which has increased from about 3.44 billion US dollars to 3.85 billion dollars. At the same time, garment exports to the United Kingdom and the United States also increased.

Bangladesh to export Hilsa to India during Durga Puja

Own Correspondent, Dhaka, 8 September 2023: Ministry of Commerce is allowing export of hilsa to India like other years on the occasion of upcoming Durga Puja. Already, about a hundred companies have applied for permission to export hilsa.

Commerce Min calls for speedy implementation of process of daily commodities' supply to India

Dhaka, August 26: Commerce Minister Tipu Munshi has urged the Indian government to speed up the implementation of the proposed process to supply essential goods from India to Bangladesh. He made this call to the country in a bilateral meeting with Indian Commerce Minister Piyush Goyal on the sidelines ahead of the G-20 Trade and Investment Ministers' meeting held in Jaipur, India on Friday.

Bangladesh's capital market is as promising as India and Vietnam

Own Correspondent, Dhaka, 18 August 2023: Bangladesh's capital market has potential like that of India and Vietnam, where the attention of international investors is desirable, says multinational banking services provider HSBC Holding Plc.

Indian green chilly enters Bangladeshi through Hili landport

Dhaka, June 26: After a long 10 months to keep the price normal, the import of green chilly has started through Hili land port of Dinajpur. On Monday (June 26) at 10:30 a.m., a truck loaded with green chilly entered Bangladesh.

India, Bangladesh to soon ink CEPA: Narendra Modi

Dhaka, September 6: Negotiations for a Comprehensive Economic Partnership Agreement (CEPA) between India and Bangladesh will begin soon to strengthen trade relations between the two countries. Indian Prime Minister Narendra Modi said this in a joint statement after a bilateral meeting with Prime Minister Sheikh Hasina at 'Hyderabad House' in New Delhi on Tuesday (September 6) afternoon.

Bangladesh: India-funded development projects inaugurated in Sylhet

Sylhet: Indian High Commissioner to Bangladesh Vikram K. Doraiswami on Saturday visited Sylhet when he inaugurated  a five-storied women’s hostel at the premises of Umesh Chandra-Nirmalabala Chhatrabas at Chalibandar.

Bangladesh to bring train coaches from India, Railway Minister visits factory in Chennai

Dhaka, June 3: Bangladesh is mulling import of train coaches from India. To this end, Bangladesh Railway Minister Nurul Islam Sujon visited the Integral Coach Factory (ICF) in Chennai, Tamil Nadu, India.

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.

Diesel prices are lower in Bangladesh than in neighboring countries

Dhaka, November 6: Diesel and kerosene prices in Bangladesh are lower than in neighboring countries especially India, Pakistan, Sri Lanka and Nepal. According to the globalpetrolprices.com, the world average price of petrol is Tk 106.36 per liter, which is Tk 26.36 more than the price in Bangladesh.

Another 172 tons 490 kilograms of Hilsa exported to India

Dhaka, October 4: Another 172 tons 490 kg of hilsa went to India through Benapole land port. Saifur Rahman Mamun, revenue officer of the customs cargo branch of the port, confirmed the matter on Sunday (October 3) evening.