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    TCB to sell onion at Tk35 per kg

    United News of Bangladesh . Dhaka | Updated at 01:42am on December 23, 2019

    State-owned Trading Corporation of Bangladesh will sell onion at Tk 35 per kilogramme from Monday. TCB spokesman Humayun Kabir on Sunday said that they...

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    People can buy commodities at higher prices: Obaidul

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 05:11pm on December 04, 2019

    Road transport and bridges minister Obaidul Quader on Wednesday said the people in Bangladesh can buy commodities at higher price as their purchasing capacity is...

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    Commerce minister slams traders for not having human approach

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 12:53am on December 04, 2019

    Commerce minister Tipu Munshi on Tuesday questioned the integrity and approach of a quarter of traders and said that some of the importers were importing...

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    Tipu advises less onion consumption

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 01:33am on December 02, 2019

    Advising people to consume less onion, commerce minister Tipu Munshi on Sunday said the ministry could not predict about when the price of onion would...

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    Prices of onions, vegetables remain high

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 12:00am on November 30, 2019

    The prices of most of the essential commodities including onions and vegetables remained high in the city’s kitchen markets over the week ending Friday. Traders...

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    Onion price hits 557.80pc rise to set a record

    United News of Bangladesh . Dhaka | Updated at 11:15am on November 29, 2019

    The price of onion, a common item in Bangladeshi kitchen, witnessed a 557.80 per cent year-on-year rise, says state-owned Trading Corporation of Bangladesh.  According to...

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    Early variety onion sells at high price

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 12:23am on November 29, 2019

    Traders were selling the newly harvested onion with leaves at exorbitant prices in the city markets availing the opportunity of abnormal price hike of the...

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    Onion prices still beyond control: minister

    United News of Bangladesh . Gazipur | Updated at 05:25pm on November 28, 2019

    Agriculture minister Mohammad Abdur Razzaque on Thursday said onion prices still remained beyond control due to inadequate import and lack of stock. He came up...

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    No respite from onion price hike

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 12:00am on November 27, 2019

    Onion prices kept rising across the country on Tuesday with the item imported from Egypt and China becoming Tk 40-50 costlier a kilogram while the...

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    14 importers interrogated

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 12:06am on November 26, 2019

    Customs intelligence on Monday interrogated 14 onion importers as part of investigation into alleged money laundering and hoarding of the essential commodities against 47 importers....