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    Commodity prices not to increase before Ramadan: Ctg traders

    Staff Correspondent . Chattogram | Updated at 12:15am on April 19, 2019

    The trading community in Chattogram on Thursday assured that the prices of essential commodities would not be increased ahead of Ramadan. The business leaders at...

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    JS panel warns traders on price hike, hoarding in Ramadan

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 05:35pm on April 10, 2019

    The parliamentary standing committee on food ministry directed the businessmen to refrain from increasing prices of essential commodities and hoarding them before the holy month...

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    TCB starts selling essentials before Ramadan

    Bangladesh Sangbad Sangstha . Khulna | Updated at 12:28am on April 08, 2019

    The state-owned Trading Corporation of Bangladesh will start selling of essential commodities at subsidised rate in 14 districts of this division at the beginning of...

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    PM asks businesses not to hike prices of essentials in Ramadan

    Bangladesh Sangbad Sangstha . Dhaka | Updated at 12:00am on April 04, 2019

    Prime minister Sheikh Hasina on Wednesday called upon the businesspeople not to hike the prices of essentials during the upcoming month of Ramadan.The prime minister...

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    Visa card spend rises 7pc y-o-y in festive season

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 09:51pm on August 12, 2018

    Spend on Visa cards in Bangladesh during Ramadan and Eid-ul-Fitr this year increased 7 per cent while the number of transactions was up by 8...

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    Jumatul Wida observed

    Unb | Updated at 03:30pm on June 15, 2018

    Muslims across the country observed Jumatul Wida, the last Friday of Ramadan, with due religious fervour and reverence...

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    Songs glorifying Ramadan released on YouTube

    Cultural Correspondent | Updated at 09:40pm on June 06, 2018

    Young singers of the country have released around 15 songs glorifying the holy Ramadan. These songs, released on different YouTube channels, encourage music lovers to...

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    Gas crisis hits Ctg hard, people’s woes worsen in Ramadan

    United News of Bangladesh . Chittagong | Updated at 01:06am on June 03, 2018

    Musa Hawlader, a resident of Askar Dighi area in the port city, now has to buy iftar items from hotels and restaurants as there is...

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    Minimum Fitra fixed at Tk 70

    United News of Bangladesh . Dhaka | Updated at 12:05am on May 31, 2018

    Fitra has been fixed at minimum of Tk 70 per person this year. Islamic Foundation fixed the amount at a meeting chaired by Maulana Mohammad...

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    Most city buses, autos charging extra in Ramadan: report

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 01:34am on May 27, 2018

    About 96 per cent Dhaka city buses and about 94 per cent CNG-run auto-rickshaws are running bypassing government-fixed fares since the beginning of Ramadan, shows...