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    Govt framing jute rules

    Jasim Uddin | Updated at 12:01am on December 28, 2020

    The government is going to frame jute rules to facilitate the enforcement and implementation of the Jute Act-2017 nearly four years after enactment of the...

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    Parliamentary committee wants reopening jute mills

    United News of Bangladesh . Dhaka | Updated at 01:10am on December 25, 2020

    The Parliamentary Standing Committee on Labour and Employment Ministry on Thursday recommended making the closed state-owned jute mills functional through modernisation with local and...

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    Ministry forms body to assess pvt sector proposals to reopen closed jute mills

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 01:02am on December 24, 2020

    The textiles and jute ministry has formed a nine-member committee to assess the proposals to be received from the private sector to reopen the laid-off...

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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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    Looting causes loss in Bangladesh jute, sugar industries: academics

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 11:57pm on December 21, 2020

    Academics and rights activists on Monday said that the state-owned jute and sugar industries faced losses and ruin as they fell in grip of plunderers...

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    Jute goods diversification brings little yields in Bangladesh

    Shakhawat Hossain     | Updated at 11:52pm on November 23, 2020

    The government has taken many steps to increase the use of jute goods and diversified jute-based products but those yielded little success. Jute and textile...

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    Ajax Jute Mills authorities demand eviction of grabbers

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 11:51pm on October 28, 2020

    Authorities of Ajax Jute Mills Limited on Wednesday demanded eviction of illegal occupiers from the former state-owned mill premises immediately. Mohammad Kawsar Zaman Babla, chairman...

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    Marches in all jute industrial areas on Nov 18

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 12:18am on October 17, 2020

    Pat-Suta, Bastrakal Sramik-Karmachari Sangram Parishad will hold marches in all jute industrial areas across the country on November 18 to press home its demand for...

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    LDA demands reopening of jute mills

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 12:19am on October 07, 2020

    Left Democratic Alliance leaders on Tuesday called on the government to reopen the 25 state-owned jute mills. LDA leaders held a rally in front of...

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    Reopening of state-owned jute mills demanded

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 11:49pm on September 30, 2020

    Labour leaders, academics and student leaders on Wednesday at a protest rally in Dhaka demanded that the government should reopen 25 state-owned jute mills immediately....