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    Light engineering sector in need of the right fillip

    | Updated at 12:00am on December 29, 2020

    THE light engineering sector that accounts for about 2.2 per cent of the gross domestic product and has the potential to grab a significant share...

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    Bangladesh to export 50,000 tonnes of urea to Nepal

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 01:34am on December 24, 2020

    The cabinet committee on national purchases on Wednesday approved a Bangladesh Chemical Industries and Corporation proposal to purchase 50,000 tonnes of granular urea from KAFCO...

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    Anti-dumping duty on jute goods hits exports to India: Tipu

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 11:37pm on December 22, 2020

    Commerce minister Tipu Munshi on Tuesday said that the imposition of anti-dumping duty on jute goods had adversely affected Bangladesh’s exports to India as the...

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    Single certification body needed to facilitate food export

    | Updated at 12:00am on December 23, 2020

    THE recommendation of the Bangladesh Trade and Tariff Commission for the formation of a single entity on health certification of agricultural and processed food to...

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    4 Beximco cos hold AGMs, declare dividends

    | Updated at 11:39pm on December 19, 2020

    Bangladesh Export Import Company Limited, Beximco Pharma and Shinepukur Ceramics declared dividends for shareholders while Beximco Synthetics held its annual general meeting on...

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    Maize grains could be one of the export items

    Md Jafar Ullah | Updated at 12:00am on December 08, 2020

    MAIZE, after having been introduced to Bangladesh in the 1970s, crawled ahead gradually to grab lands showing a noticeable trend since 2003. Owing to an...

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    Bangladesh export earnings grow by 0.76pc to $3.07b in Nov, RMG falls

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 10:25pm on December 03, 2020

    The country’s export earnings grew by 0.76 per cent to $3.07 billion in November 2020 from $3.05 billion in the same month of 2019. Readymade...

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    Overcoming barriers must to raise export to ASEAN states

    Diplomatic Correspondent | Updated at 12:23am on November 23, 2020

    Experts have stressed the need for overcoming five challenges, including technical and non-tariff barriers, to increase Bangladesh’s export to the ASEAN countries. They said this...

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    GPH Ispat exports billet to China

    Staff Correspondent . Chattogram | Updated at 12:49am on November 19, 2020

    GPH Ispat has started exporting 25000 tonnes of ‘mild steel’ billet to China as the 1st consignment is scheduled to leave Chattogram Port on November...

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    EPZ investors allowed to reuse import containers for export

    Jasim Uddin | Updated at 11:34pm on November 09, 2020

    The National Board of Revenue has allowed the reuse of import containers for export by investors in export processing zones to reduce time and cost...