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    Three restaurants fined in Dhaka

    Bangladesh Sangbad Sangstha . Dhaka | Updated at 12:57am on June 19, 2017

    A Dhaka Metropolitan Police mobile court on Saturday, led by its executive magistrate Moshiur Rahman, fined three restaurants in the capital’s Farmgate area Tk 2...

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    A government failure to foresee food grain crisis

    | Updated at 12:05am on June 17, 2017

    AN ABNORMAL increase in rice prices in three months, which has hit hard people, mostly the poor and others from low- and fixed-income groups, is...

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    Frozen foods exporters urge govt to cut source, corporate tax

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 11:03pm on June 13, 2017

    Bangladesh Frozen Foods Exporters Association on Tuesday urged the government to cut the source and corporate tax to rescue the export-oriented sector from the prevailing...

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    Qatar fears food shortage

    Agence France-Presse . Tehran | Updated at 12:44am on June 12, 2017

    Iran has sent five planes of vegetables to Qatar, Iran’s national carrier said on Sunday, days after Gulf countries cut off air and other transport...

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    More agri-budget demanded for food security

    Bangladesh Sangbad Sangstha . Dhaka | Updated at 12:16am on June 07, 2017

    Fourteen rights and farmers’ organisations here on Tuesday demanded more budgetary allocation for climate resilient agriculture and saving marginal farmers to ensure long-term food security...

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    BSTI, dist admin to intensify anti-adulteration drives during Ramadan

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 12:32am on May 24, 2017

    Industries minister Amir Hossain Amu on Tuesday said that the Bangladesh Standards and Testing Institution and the district administrations would intensify anti-adulteration drives during the...

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    Govt to import rice from Vietnam under G2G deal

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 01:16am on May 22, 2017

    Food ministry is going to import coarse rice from Vietnam under the government to government mechanism to ensure adequate supply of the staple in the...

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    Food insecurity increases global migration: UN

    Agence France-Presse . Rome | Updated at 01:43am on May 06, 2017

    At a time of a record-high number of people fleeing their homes due to violent conflicts, the UN food agency said Friday a global crisis...