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    Experts blame govt policies for high power prices

    Manjurul Ahsan | Updated at 01:07am on September 17, 2017

    The Bangladesh Energy Regulatory Commission is preparing for a series of public hearing from September 25 on proposal for 14.78 per cent hike in bulk...

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    Green chilli price soars by Tk 100 a kg

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 10:42pm on August 25, 2017

    The price of green chilli skyrocketed in the city’s kitchen markets over the week as the recent floods and heavy rainfall damaged farms in different...

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    BERC to begin public hearing September 25

    Manjurul Ahsan | Updated at 12:33am on August 24, 2017

    The Bangladesh Energy Regulatory Commission on Wednesday set September 25 to begin a seven-day public hearing on the proposals made by utilities for further power...

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    BBS sparkles amid BSEC probe into BBS Cables’ unusual price hike

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 10:52pm on August 22, 2017

    The Bangladesh Securities and Exchange Commission on Tuesday formed an inquiry committee to look into the unusual price hike of the shares of newly listed...

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    Onion price doubles in Ctg wholesale market

    Nazim Uddin . Chittagong | Updated at 12:44am on August 09, 2017

    Prices of onion are rising daily in the wholesale and retail markets in Chittagong ahead of Eid-ul-Azha. The price of the essential item has almost...

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    155 tonne govt rice seized

    Our Correspondent . Chittagong | Updated at 12:28am on July 19, 2017

    The Rapid Action Battalion on Tuesday detained five people, including a food official, and seized 155 tonnes of government rice, allegedly stolen from a government...

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    Power price hike a continuous process: Nasrul

    United News of Bangladesh . Sangsad Bhaban | Updated at 12:48am on June 23, 2017

    State minister for power, energy and mineral resources Nasrul Hamid on Thursday said at the Parliament that price hike of electricity is a continuous process....

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    MPs bash govt for price hike, water-logging

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 12:05am on June 19, 2017

    Opposition lawmakers in parliament on Sunday flayed the government for failing to control the price hike of rice and other essential commodities and address water...

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    BNP blames govt’s inefficiency, corruption for rice price hike

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 01:07am on June 18, 2017

    Bangladesh Nationalist Party secretary general Mirza Fakhrul Islam Alamgir on Saturday blamed the government’s lack of farsightedness and efficiency as well as corruption by officials...

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    Consumers hard hit by rice price hike

    Md Owasim Uddin Bhuyan | Updated at 11:17pm on June 15, 2017

    Consumers, especially the poor and low-income groups, are badly affected by abnormal price hike of rice over few months across the country...