Trade & Commerce

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    Build image to attract investment in Ctg: French envoy

    Our correspondent . Chittagong | Updated at 09:22pm on March 08, 2018

    French ambassador to Bangladesh Marie-Annick BOURDIN has urged businessmen to build a strong image of Chittagong to attract more investment in the port city...

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    Export earnings in Jul-Feb rise by 7.38pc

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 09:18pm on March 08, 2018

    Country’s export earnings in the July-February period of the current financial year (2017-18) grew by 7.38 per cent to $24.39 billion from $22.71 billion in...

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    2-day Indian agro products buyers-sellers meet begins in Dhaka

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 12:05am on March 05, 2018

    The two-day Indian Agro Products Buyers-Sellers Meet began in Dhaka on Sunday to promote the exports of agricultural and processed food products from India to...

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    Food inflation upsurge likely, to affect low-income people: UO

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 12:05am on March 05, 2018

    Unnayan Onneshan, a local think-tank, has said that the recent hike in fuel oil price and high import of consumer goods were likely to result...

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    Ctg int’l trade fair begins

    Our Correspondent . Chittagong | Updated at 09:29pm on March 03, 2018

    The month-long Chittagong International Trade Fair began on Saturday in the port city. Chittagong Chamber of Commerce and Industry organised the 26th version of the...

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    Norway’s govt fund doubles stake at DSE

    Mostafizur Rahman | Updated at 12:05am on March 03, 2018

    Norway’s sovereign wealth fund, the world’s biggest fund, doubled its investment at the capital market of Bangladesh in 2017 compared with that in the previous...

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    Prices of onion, sugar on the rise, vegetables fall

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 12:05am on March 03, 2018

    The prices of onions and sugar witnessed an upward trend in the city’s kitchen markets over the week ending Friday while the prices of some...

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    Tofail urges USA to sign FTA

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 09:25pm on March 01, 2018

    Commerce minister Tofail Ahmed on Thursday requested the United States to sign a free trade agreement with Bangladesh for boosting bilateral trade between the two...

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    Bangladesh doesn’t need US GSP facility anymore: Tofail

    United News of Bangladesh | Updated at 07:32pm on February 28, 2018

    Commerce minister Tofail Ahmed on Wednesday said Bangladesh does not need Generalised System of Preference facility from the United States as the country will soon...

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    Govt initiates policy formulation on gold import

    Jasim Uddin | Updated at 12:05am on February 25, 2018

    The government has initiated the process of formulating a policy on gold import to prevent smuggling of the precious metal and facilitate export of gold...