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    Overproduction robs of Rajshahi mango growers’ smile

    United News of Bangladesh | Updated at 12:40pm on July 07, 2018

    Mango growers of Rajshahi are now in deep trouble as they are not getting the due prices of the delicious summer fruit due to its...

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    Rice-import LCs on zero margin facility scrapped

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 10:19pm on June 26, 2018

    Bangladesh Bank on Tuesday asked all commercial banks not to open any letter of credit on zero margin for import of rice....

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    Bangladesh to reinstate 28pc duty on rice import

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 12:30am on June 05, 2018

    Commerce minister Tofail Ahmed on Monday said that the government has decided to reinstate 28 per cent duty on rice import in the budget of...

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    OMS dealers withdraw strike

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 10:38pm on May 28, 2018

    Dealers selling government-subsidised rice and atta on Monday returned to OMS shops in capital Dhaka after two days of strike they held to press for...

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    One remanded in Chittagong in schoolgirl killing case

    United News of Bangladesh . Chittagong | Updated at 12:56am on May 26, 2018

    A court here on Friday placed Mizanur Rahman alias Asif Mizan on a three-day remand over the killing of schoolgirl Tasfia Amin....

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    Commodity prices cool slightly after sharp rise

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 12:31am on May 26, 2018

    The prices of vegetables, onion and garlic slightly decreased in the city’s kitchen markets over the week ending Friday....

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    Prices of vegetables shoot up

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 01:21am on May 19, 2018

    The prices of vegetables shot up in the city’s kitchen markets on Friday, the first day of Ramadan, the fasting month for the Muslims....

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    DSCC sets beef price at Tk 450 a kg, mutton Tk 720 for Ramadan

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 12:05am on May 15, 2018

    Dhaka South City Corporation on Monday set the maximum price of local beef at Tk 450 and mutton at Tk 720 a kilogram during the...

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    Wholesalers blame retailers for price hike

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 10:09pm on May 13, 2018

    Wholesalers on Sunday at a meeting blamed retailers for hiking the prices of essential commodities, with the government doing nothing to reduce the gap between...

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    Ban on mango harvesting and marketing till May 20

    Bangladesh Sangbad Sangstha | Updated at 06:12pm on May 10, 2018

    A ban has been imposed on mango harvesting and marketing in the district till May 20 next to give optimum time for natural ripening of...