Moinul Haque

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    Bangladesh to amend Labour Act again to address EU concerns

    Moinul Haque | Updated at 10:50pm on October 24, 2020

    The government has taken a move to amend the Bangladesh Labour Act 2006 further to address the concerns raised by the European Union over specific...

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    One-third of RMG export out of benefit: BGMEA

    Moinul Haque | Updated at 11:41pm on October 18, 2020

    More than one third of Bangladesh’s total readymade garment export to China still remained out of the coverage of duty-free benefit despite the country granting...

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    People reel from high prices 

    Moinul Haque | Updated at 12:12am on October 16, 2020

    The pressure of increasing prices of essentials, including rice, onion, edible oil and vegetables, has made the life of the fixed-income group and the poor...

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    Rice, edible oil prices too go up

    Moinul Haque | Updated at 12:19am on September 25, 2020

    Prices of rice and edible oil continued to rise in the city’s kitchen markets after a sharp increase in the onion price across the country....

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    India imposes ban on onion export

    Moinul Haque and Jashim Uddin | Updated at 12:16am on September 15, 2020

    The import of onion from India to Bangladesh was halted on Monday as the Indian government imposed a ban on the export of the item....

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    RMG exporters, experts cautiously optimistic

    Moinul Haque | Updated at 10:23pm on September 12, 2020

    The country’s readymade garment exporters and economists said that they were cautiously optimistic about the positive growth of export earnings in the coming months as...

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    No privatised, PPP textile mills reopen

    Moinul Haque | Updated at 11:52pm on September 11, 2020

    Almost six years of the government initiative have passed but no state-owned textile mill has reopened yet under the public-private partnership due to the poor...

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    Export in July-Aug grows by 2.17pc

    Moinul Haque | Updated at 11:03pm on September 03, 2020

    The country’s export earnings in July and August, the first two months of the current financial year 2020-21, grew by 2.17 per cent to $6.88...

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    Bangladesh RMG export posts 45pc growth in August

    Moinul Haque | Updated at 11:08pm on August 31, 2020

    The country’s readymade garment export growth turned positive in August this year with a robust 44.63 per cent year-on-year growth after seven months of negative...

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    Global RMG buyers shift corona-induced financial burden onto suppliers: study

    Moinul Haque | Updated at 11:02pm on August 15, 2020

    Global apparel buyers adopted a strategy of offloading their COVID-19-induced financial troubles onto suppliers by placing small volumes of orders and asking for lower prices...