• Images

    Govt must introduce boiled rice for OMS

    | Updated at 12:05am on October 19, 2017

    IT IS shocking that the open market sale of rice is not helping the poor as they are not habituated to the offered variety, non-boiled...

  • Images

    OMS hardly benefits poor

    Emran Hossain | Updated at 11:34pm on October 13, 2017

    The open market sale of rice is hardly helping the poor as they are not used to the offered variety while their preferred rice is...

  • Images

    OMS of rice fails to attract consumers

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 12:10am on September 20, 2017

    The government’s open market sale of rice has failed to achieve its target as consumers are reluctant to buy Atap rice (rice milled from sun...

  • Images

    Govt extends OMS to upazila level

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 10:28pm on September 19, 2017

    The government on Tuesday decided to relax the mandatory jute packaging act for rice and to introduce open market sales of rice at upazila level...

  • Images

    Govt must reduce OMS rice price

    | Updated at 12:05am on September 20, 2017

    IT IS sad that a sudden increase in open market sales rice price has dealt a blow to poor farmers in the flood-hit Sunamganj and...

  • Images

    Govt launches OMS in wake of rice price hike

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 08:44pm on September 17, 2017

    The government on Sunday started open market sales of coarse varieties of rice at the rate of Tk 30 per kg across the divisional towns...