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People are returning to Dhaka day after Eid

Govt. worried about post Eid Covid-19 situation

People of the south are still leaving Dhaka on the occasion of Eid

Former Jamaat MP Shahjahan Chowdhury arrested, police looking for extremist Mufti Amir Hamza

Premium Sweets owner, two others killed in road accident in Canada

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).

Trade deficit with SAARC countries widens to USD 5,000 million in a year

Dhaka, April 1: Commerce Minister Tipu Munshi said Bangladesh's trade deficit with SAARC countries was USD 5,207 million in the last 2019-20 fiscal year. Among the SAARC countries, Bangladesh has trade deficit with all countries except Nepal and the Maldives. India has the largest trade deficit. The trade deficit with the country in Bangladesh is USD 4,697.22 million.

Trade deficit reducing gradually

Dhaka, October 28: In the first quarter of the current financial year (July-September) the trade deficit stood at 2.039 billion dollars. The deficit is 1.80 billion dollars less than the same period last year. At the same time last year, the deficit was 3.84 billion dollars. The data was found in the Central Bank's Balance of Payments report on Tuesday (October 27) for the current July-September period of FY 2020-21.

Road development projects to bolster India-Bangladesh trade gets ECNEC nod

নিজস্ব প্রতিনিধি, ঢাকা, ১৯ আগস্ট ২০২০ : ভারত ও বাংলাদেশের মধ্যে আমদানি-রফতানিসহ দ্বিপাক্ষিক বাণিজ্য সম্প্রসারণে জাতীয় অর্থনৈতিক পরিষদের নির্বাহী কমিটি (একনেক) ৮৪৫ কোটি ৫৩ লাখ টাকা ব্যয়ে বারৈয়ারহাট-হোঁয়াকো-রামগড় সড়ক প্রশস্তকরণ প্রকল্পের অনুমোদন দিয়েছে।

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.

India to bolster trade with Bangladesh

India will bolster its trade and businesses with Bangladesh by adopting various strategies to counter Beijing's concessions to Dhaka. Recently, China offered Bangladesh duty-free access to its products, in an effort to weaken the Indo-Bangladesh trade and bilateral relations.