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    Export earnings post modest growth of 6.86pc in Jul-Nov

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 12:05am on December 08, 2017

    The country’s export earnings in the July-November period of the current financial year 2017-18 grew by 6.86 per cent to $14.56 billion from $13.62 billion...

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    M&S to raise import from Bangladesh to $1b

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 12:05am on November 24, 2017

    The chief executive officer of British retailer Marks and Spencer, Steve Rowe, on Thursday said that the company would increase its procurement volume from Bangladesh....

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    Indian tribunal rejects Bangladesh exporters’ appeal

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 10:08pm on October 24, 2017

    An Indian appellate tribunal on customs has rejected appeals of Bangladesh jute goods exporters against anti-dumping duty imposed by the authorities of the neighbouring country...

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    Businesses demand relocation of ICD from Kamalapur

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 10:32pm on October 17, 2017

    Speakers at a seminar on Tuesday said that the Inland Container Depot at Kamalapur in the city became virtually dysfunctional due to ban on container...

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    NBR relaxes inspection of export consignments till June ’18

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 10:58pm on October 16, 2017

    The National Board of Revenue has relaxed the provision of physical inspection of export consignments till June 2018 due mainly to facilitate refunding of duty...

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    Q1 exports to Japan, China fall and US, Germany post meagre growth

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 10:41pm on October 10, 2017

    Country’s export earnings from two promising markets –Japan and China– dropped in the first quarter of the current financial year 2017-18 compared with the same...

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    BB extends GTF scheme to jute goods exporters

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 10:46pm on October 09, 2017

    Bangladesh Bank on Monday extended the loan facility from its $200-million green transformation fund to export-oriented jute goods manufacturers...

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    Ministry seeks Tk 10,000cr scheme like BB’s EDF

    Moinul Haque | Updated at 10:35pm on August 26, 2017

    The textiles and jute ministry has sought a Tk 10,000-crore export promotion fund for the jute sector so that jute and jute goods exporters can get...

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    Export earnings from US and UK rebound after months of fall

    Moinul Haque | Updated at 10:54pm on August 12, 2017

    Country’s export earnings from the United States and the United Kingdom rebounded strongly in July, the first month of the current financial year 2017-18, after...

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    Apparel industry goes slow on high-end products

    Moinul Haque | Updated at 12:05am on August 10, 2017

    Capacity building for production of high-end apparels in Bangladesh goes slow despite huge potential as most of the apparel exporters are found complacent about the...