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    Onion price shoots up to Tk 60 a kg

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 10:51pm on June 02, 2021

    The price of local variety of onions witnessed a sharp rise on the kitchen markets in the capital Dhaka in the last two days and...

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    Prices of edible oil, onion further increase

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 10:40pm on April 30, 2021

    The prices of edible oil and onion increased further in the city’s kitchen markets over the week ending on Friday. Traders said that the prices...

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    Consumers showing little interest in TCB Turkish onion

    United News of Bangladesh . Sylhet | Updated at 10:30am on January 22, 2021

    The Trading Corporation of Bangladesh is selling Turkish onions at just Tk 15 per kg in Sylhet city. But people are showing little interest in...

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    Govt slaps 10pc duty on onion import, cuts rice import duty

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 07:28pm on January 07, 2021

    The government on Thursday imposed 10 per cent duty on import of onion to ensure fair price for local growers for the item as neighbouring...

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    Government decides to reimpose 5pc duty on onion import

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 01:39am on January 04, 2021

    The government has decided to reimpose 5pc duty on onion import to protect the interests of local growers as India has lifted ban on export...

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    India lifts ban on onion exports

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 10:22am on December 29, 2020

    India on Monday decided to lift ban on onion exports from January 1, 2021 as the price of the item witnessed a sharp fall in...

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    Traders reeling as rotten imported onions dumped in Khatunganj

    United News of Bangladesh . Chattogram | Updated at 12:25am on November 22, 2020

    Warehouse owners and traders of Khatunganj were seen dumping hundreds of sacks of rotten onions in what is the country’s biggest wholesale market for commodities,...

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    Onion import starts from alternate sources: Tipu Munshi

    Bangladesh Sangbad Sangstha . Dhaka | Updated at 11:40pm on November 01, 2020

    Commerce minister Tipu Munshi on Sunday said that onion import had started from alternate sources in a bid to meet the demand on the local...

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    Shwapno sells potato, onion at lowest price

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 12:20am on October 21, 2020

    The country’s largest retail chain shop ‘Shwapno’ will sell potatoes at Tk 30 per kilogram and onions at Tk 75 per kilogram to provide some ease to...

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    Onion seed prices multiply in Bangladesh

    Shakahwat Hossain     | Updated at 11:39pm on October 20, 2020

    The prices of onion seeds have multiplied in the local market, compared to last year, while consumers have been suffering due to the exorbitant price...