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    Jute seed production to be subsidised: minister

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 12:15am on April 30, 2021

    Agriculture minister M Abdur Razzaque on Thursday said that jute seed production would be subsidised to attain self-sufficiency in seed production while addressing a discussion...

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    BJGEA executive board elected

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 12:40am on April 02, 2021

    Mohammad Shafiqul Islam of Dubai Jute and Bag Corporation chairman has been elected chairman of Bangladesh Jute Goods Exporters Association for 2020-2022, said a press...

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    Modernisation, reopening of jute mills demanded

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 01:39am on March 09, 2021

    Labour leaders on Monday called on the government to reopen state-owned jute mills immediately without leaving them under private management. They made the call in...

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    India assures of reviewing ADD on Bangladesh jute goods

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 09:03pm on March 08, 2021

    India has assured Bangladesh that it would review the imposition of anti-dumping duty by it on Bangladesh jute goods, said a senior commerce ministry official...

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    ADD on jute goods, non-tariff barriers on agenda: Tipu

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 10:07pm on March 07, 2021

    Issues of anti-dumping duty imposed by India on Bangladesh’s jute goods and non-tariff barriers would be high on the agenda for the Bangladesh-India commerce secretary-level...

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    Farmers, labour leaders renew call for reopening jute, sugar mills

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

    Labour and farmer leaders on Saturday urged the government to reopen stateowned jute and sugar mills before the next parliament session or to face tough...

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    Pvt jute workers to halt road, rail links over six-point demands

    United News of Bangladesh . Khulna | Updated at 01:24pm on February 24, 2021

    Workers of private jute mills in Khulna on Tuesday threatened to block roads and train tracks on Thursday if their six demands, including payment of...

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    SKOP demands reopening of jute mills, operation of six sugar mills

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 01:02am on February 03, 2021

    Sramik Karmachari Oikya Parishad on Tuesday urged the government to reopen all the 25 closed state-owned jute mills and to restart operation of the six...

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    No hoarding of maund of raw jute over month: minister

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 12:32am on January 21, 2021

    Textiles and jute minister Golam Dastagir Gazi on Wednesday said that steps would be taken to control hoarding of a maund of raw jute for...

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    State-owned jute mills reopening, modernisation demanded

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 03:11pm on January 04, 2021

    Pat-Suta O Bastrakol Sramik Karmachari Sangram Parishad on Monday urged the government to reopen the state-owned jute mills by modernising them, take an aggressive policy...