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    Sri Lanka import ban takes the spice out of life

    Agence France-Presse . Colombo | Updated at 11:11pm on February 14, 2021

    An import ban in cash-strapped Sri Lanka is leaving a bad taste in the mouths of its curry lovers, depriving them of vital turmeric supplies...

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    Resolve custom valuation on car import: BARVIDA

    United News of Bangladesh . Dhaka | Updated at 01:03am on February 14, 2021

    The members of Bangladesh Reconditioned Vehicles Importers and Dealers Association called upon the authorities to resolve the custom valuation problems for both new and reconditioned...

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    Illegal import of plastic waste must be arrested

    | Updated at 12:00am on February 13, 2021

    REGULATORY lapses in governing the plastic industry, particularly the import of plastic waste, have become a major environmental concern for Bangladesh. In a recent study...

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    Bangladesh bins rice import proposal from Myanmar

    United News of Bangladesh . Dhaka | Updated at 08:19pm on February 03, 2021

    Bangladesh has turned down a proposal to import 100,000 metric tons of rice from Myanmar due to the current situation in the neighbouring nation. The...

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    Amendments to policy okayed allowing gold ore import

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 12:25am on January 28, 2021

    The cabinet committee on economic affairs in a meeting on Wednesday approved a commerce ministry proposal to amend the Gold Policy 2018 to allow import...

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    No more cuts in duties to protect local producers: NBR chief

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 10:42pm on January 25, 2021

    The National Board of Revenue will not consider any more reductions in duties and taxes on imports of rice and edible oil in a bid...

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    BICDA demands release of more imported goods thru off-docks

    Jasim Uddin | Updated at 10:47pm on January 22, 2021

    The Bangladesh Inland Container Depots Association has demanded that measures should be taken to facilitate the release of more imported goods through private ICDs so...

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    Import of 30,000 tonnes diesel from India okayed

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 12:15am on January 14, 2021

    The government will procure 50,000 tonnes of wheat from a Singaporean company, Agrocorp International Pte, at a cost of Tk 138.61 crore. A meeting of...

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    UK to ban China imports linked to Uighur camps

    Agence France-Presse . London | Updated at 10:21pm on January 11, 2021

    Britain is set to announce plans outlawing the import of goods suspected of using forced labour in China’s Xinjiang province, media reported Monday, in a...

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    Government decides to reimpose 5pc duty on onion import

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 01:39am on January 04, 2021

    The government has decided to reimpose 5pc duty on onion import to protect the interests of local growers as India has lifted ban on export...