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    Govt to import two lakh tonnes rice, wheat

    Bangladesh Sangbad Sangstha | Updated at 04:46pm on December 06, 2017

    The government will import soon a total of two lakh tonnes of non-basmati boiled rice and wheat from India and Korea. The cabinet committee on...

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    Indian court fines Nestle India $70,000 for substandard noodles

    Reuters | Updated at 03:27pm on November 29, 2017

    An Indian court on Tuesday imposed a fine of 4.5 million rupees ($70,000) on Nestle India in a 2015 case for selling substandard instant noodles...

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    Prices of vegetables go downwards as supply of winter items rises

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 11:40pm on November 17, 2017

    The prices of vegetables decreased in the city’s kitchen markets over the week ending Friday due to an increased supply of winter vegetables...

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    Govt approves import of one lakh tonnes of rice from India

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 10:11pm on October 18, 2017

    The cabinet committee on national purchase on Wednesday approved purchases of one lakh tonnes of non-aromatic rice from India under a government-to-government deal....

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    60,000 traders run rice, wheat business without licence

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 10:59pm on October 05, 2017

    More than 60,000 traders in the country are running their rice and wheat business illegally as they have not taken licences from the relevant authorities,...

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    Prices of vegetables soar

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 10:39pm on September 29, 2017

    The prices of vegetables went up in the city’s kitchen markets over the week ending Friday...

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    Big rice exporters woo Bangladesh as prices slip in India, Thailand

    Reuters . Bengaluru | Updated at 02:24am on September 29, 2017

    Rice prices dipped this week in the Asian hubs of India and Thailand, but prospects of new deals with flood-ravaged Bangladesh could reinvigorate sluggish markets...

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    Tofail orders arresting illegal rice hoarders

    United News of Bangladesh | Updated at 08:15pm on September 17, 2017

      Commerce minister Tofail Ahmed on Sunday said the district and police administrations have been directed to arrest those hoarding rice illegally across the country....

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    Govt begins OMS of rice at doubled price

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 04:21pm on September 17, 2017

    The government on Sunday began open market sale of coarse rice at Tk 30 per kilogramme across the divisional and district...

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    Prices of vegetables increase

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 10:38pm on September 08, 2017

    The prices of vegetables increased in the city’s kitchen markets over the week mainly due to the Eid-centric supply shortage and the recent floods that...