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    India moves to impose CVD on Bangladesh jute goods contrary to WTO rules

    Jasim Uddin | Updated at 12:37am on July 12, 2020

    India’s plan to initiate an anti-subsidy investigation to impose countervailing duty on imports of jute products from Bangladesh has no legal merit and lacks evidence,...

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    Jute price marks sharp fall

    Tapos Kanti Das with Habib Khan in Tangail | Updated at 12:17am on July 12, 2020

    The price of jute has fallen sharply in the past two weeks after the government announced the shutting down of the country’s public sector jute...

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    AL allies oppose jute mill closure

    Moloy Saha | Updated at 12:32am on July 10, 2020

    Most partners of the Awami League-led alliance are dissatisfied with the decision of the Awami League government to close 25 stateowned jute mills. The government...

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    Authorities blamed for BJMC jute mill demise

    Tapos Kanti Das and Moloy Saha | Updated at 12:30am on July 10, 2020

    The government has closed all the state-owned jute mills without taking effective steps to contain the corruption and replace the outdated machines blamed for turning...

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    Jute growers may face price fall, Indian jute to thrive

    Shakhawat Hossain  | Updated at 12:37am on July 06, 2020

    At least 10 state-owned jute mills are operating in India while the government of Bangladesh has closed all the 25 public sector jute mills, which...

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    Political parties, orgs continue protests

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 01:28am on July 05, 2020

    Different political parties, right bodies and organisations on Saturday in Dhaka in separate protest rallies condemned the closure of the state-owned jute mills and called...

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    Old technologies responsible for jute mills closure: Minister

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 04:50pm on July 03, 2020

    Textiles and jute minister Golam Dastagir Gazi on Friday said that the old technologies at the state-owned jute mills were responsible for the recurring losses...

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    Political parties, labour bodies continue protests

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 12:52am on July 02, 2020

    Different political parties and labour rights bodies on Wednesday continued their protests against the government decision of shutting down all state-owned jute mills. The mills...

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    Workers still in dark about govt jute mill closure

    Tapos Kanti Das and Moloy Saha | Updated at 09:03pm on June 30, 2020

    Labour leaders said they were still in dark about the process of closing the state-owned mills as the workers of mills in Khulna-Jashore region staged...

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    Khulna AL warns of tough action if govt move thwarted

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 01:46am on June 29, 2020

    Khulna city Awami League on Sunday said that tough action would be taken if anyone impeded the process of implementation of the government decision to...