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    Govt to sell nutrition-fortified rice to poor at subsidised price

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 12:56am on April 22, 2018

    The government took the decision to sell nutrition fortified rice at subsidized price to poor families under the Vulnerable Group Development Programme, food minister Food...

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    Share best practices for sustainable rice production: experts

    Bangladesh Sangbad Sangstha . Dhaka | Updated at 12:55am on April 09, 2018

    Experts and policy-makers from rice producing countries last week concluded an international annual gathering with a strong recommendation of sharing the proven best practices for...

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    Rice import leaps due to production shortfall

    Md Owasim Uddin Bhuyan | Updated at 12:05am on March 28, 2018

    Rice imports jumped in the current fiscal due to what officials said huge production shortfall. Already 34.55 lakh tonnes of rice were imported by the...

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    A lot to do for govt to contain rice price spiral

    | Updated at 12:05am on March 04, 2018

    Food inflation, especially the shortage of rice, has been a concern since the beginning of 2017 given that aus and aman harvest were destroyed by...

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    Rice prices up by 30pc in one year

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 12:05am on March 03, 2018

    Prices of rice witnessed about 30 per cent hike in past one year and still the prices of the staple showed no sign of decreasing....

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    13,400 tonnes rice imported from Myanmar in 10 months

    United News of Bangladesh | Updated at 07:11pm on January 22, 2018

    Bangladesh has imported over 13,400 tonnes of rice from Myanmar through the Maungtaw Trade Zone during the 10 months of the 2017-2018 fiscal year. Up...

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    A few reasons that let rice prices go through the roof

    | Updated at 12:05am on January 21, 2018

    NO SIGN of decline in rice prices even after the harvest of the aman began amidst record import of rice remains worrisome. Rice prices shot...

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    No letup in rice price hike

    Emran Hossain | Updated at 12:18am on January 20, 2018

    The prices of rice showed no sign of decreasing even after the country began harvesting its second major rice crop, Aman, amid record import of...

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    Tofail claims price of rice, onion normal

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 01:50am on January 16, 2018

    Commerce minister Tofail Ahmed on Monday claimed in Jatiya Sangsad that the prices of rice and onion have now become normal in the market....

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    Rice still dear

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 11:17pm on January 05, 2018

    The prices of rice remained high in the city’s kitchen markets over the week ending Friday...