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    OMS of onions at Tk 25 a kg from Saturday

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 09:34pm on May 07, 2020

    Commerce minister Tipu Munshi on Thursday said that the state-owned Trading Corporation of Bangladesh would start selling onion at Tk 25 a kg across the...

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    Mismanagement hampers rice OMS in Dhaka

    Emran Hossain | Updated at 12:10am on May 04, 2020

    The government is still busy verifying who is destitute enough to get its ration cards while many street corners in Dhaka are literally filled with...

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    OMS shop fined over short weight

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 11:23pm on April 29, 2020

    A mobile court in Dhaka on Wednesday fined a government-run fair price shop Tk 5,000 for short weighing. Directorate of National Consumer Rights Protection’s assistant...

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    ACC sues OMS dealer for stealing 710kg rice

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 12:59am on April 14, 2020

    The Anti-Corruption Commission on Monday filed a case against an Open Market Sales dealer for misappropriating about 710 kilograms of rice in Bogura. The accused...

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    Rice OMS suspended over government failure to control crowd, theft

    Emran Hossain | Updated at 12:46am on April 14, 2020

    The government has decided to suspend open market sale of rice from Monday, a week after the sale of the subsidised rice began, citing its...

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    Government OMS operation faces setback

    Emran Hossain | Updated at 11:37pm on April 12, 2020

    The government’s initiative to sell subsidised rice to the poor faces a setback with its officials deciding to keep the subsidised shops in Dhaka closed...

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    Chaos mars subsidised rice sale

    Iqbal Mahmud | Updated at 01:23am on April 08, 2020

    Hundreds of low-income people on Tuesday crowded to buy subsidised rice at different parts of the capital flouting social distancing guidelines in this coronavirus situation....

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    Many return empty-handed as government begins rice OMS for poor

    Emran Hossain | Updated at 01:28am on April 06, 2020

    Scores of people living in slums at Mohakhali and Mirpur in Dhaka returned empty handed after hours of wait as the government began selling specially...

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    Most OMS dealers not selling rice

    Emran Hossain | Updated at 12:26am on April 01, 2020

    A handful of government dealers selling subsidised rice in the capital keep up their services as most of them have registered low sales as sales...

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    OMS of 50,000 tonne onion in districts: PM

    Ahammad Foyez | Updated at 01:37am on November 15, 2019

    The prime minister Sheikh Hasina told parliament on Thursday that the government would probe whether there were any ill motive and conspiracy behind the recent...