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    Another consignment of rice to reach Mongla Port in Jan 2021

    United News of Bangladesh . Dhaka | Updated at 04:40pm on December 30, 2020

    Another consignment of rice being imported from India will reach the Mongla Port next month, a food department official said on Wednesday...

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    Rice import duty to be cut to 25pc

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 04:05pm on December 27, 2020

    The government has decided to reduce the duty on rice import to 25 per cent from existing 62.5 per cent to keep the supply and...

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    Prices of rice, edible oil continue rising

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 11:56pm on December 25, 2020

    The prices of rice and edible oil continued to rise on the kitchen markets in the capital, Dhaka, over the week ending on Friday. Retailers...

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    Government lowers paddy stock limit for rice mills

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 08:58pm on December 24, 2020

    The government has lowered the stock limit of paddy for rice mills to ensure an adequate supply of the country’s main crops and to keep...

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    BTTC for formation of single body to issue health certification

    Jasim Uddin | Updated at 10:27pm on December 21, 2020

    The Bangladesh Trade and Tariff Commission has recommended the formation of a single umbrella for issuing health certification to agricultural and processed foods to boost...

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    Prices of potatoes, onions on the rise

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 11:06pm on December 18, 2020

    The prices of potatoes and onions increased on the city’s kitchen markets over the week ending on Friday. Traders said that the price of potatoes...

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    Walton offers 200 models of home appliances in winter

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 09:37pm on December 12, 2020

    Bangladeshi electronics producer Walton is showcasing and selling around 200 models of home appliances as part of its ‘Digital Campaign Season 8’ The campaign offers...

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    Prices of edible oil, broiler chicken increase

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 10:43pm on December 11, 2020

    The prices of edible oil and broiler chicken went up on the kitchen markets of the capital over the week ending on Friday. Traders said...

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    101 shoppers to be rewarded for VAT payment each month: NBR

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 06:05pm on December 07, 2020

    The National Board of Revenue will reward 101 consumers each month for their value-added tax payment to encourage shoppers to buy goods and services from...

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    Bangladesh signs PTA with Bhutan Sunday

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 09:00pm on December 05, 2020

    Bangladesh is going to sign its first ever preferential trade agreement with Bhutan on Sunday marking the 50th anniversary of diplomatic relationship between the two...