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    BNP to hold programmes protesting at price hike of essentials

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 04:59pm on January 03, 2021

    Bangladesh Nationalist Party on Sunday announced to hold rallies across the country in January protesting at the abnormal price hike of essential goods and demanding...

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    Prices of rice, edible oil continue rising

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 11:56pm on December 25, 2020

    The prices of rice and edible oil continued to rise on the kitchen markets in the capital, Dhaka, over the week ending on Friday. Retailers...

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    BSEC probing abnormal price hike of 5 MFs

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 10:34pm on November 17, 2020

    The Bangladesh Securities and Exchange Commission on Tuesday formed a committee to investigate the recent unusual hikes in unit prices of five mutual funds. The...

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    SKOP protests at price hike of essentials

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 01:14am on November 17, 2020

    Leaders of Sramik Karmachari Oikya Parishad at a protest rally on Monday called on the government to give workers dearness allowance to face price hike...

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    BSEC probes abnormal price hike of Associated Oxygen shares

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 11:28pm on November 09, 2020

    The Bangladesh Securities and Exchange Commission on Monday formed a committee to investigate the abnormal rise in share prices of newly listed company Associated Oxygen...

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    Businessmen’s syndicate controlling govt: RWP

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 01:08am on November 02, 2020

    Revolutionary Workers’ Party of Bangladesh on Sunday alleged that the dishonest businessmen’s syndicates were controlling the government and that social anarchy was spreading as there...

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    7 potato traders fined at Mohmmadpur

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 05:35pm on October 31, 2020

    A mobile court of Rapid Action Battalion on Saturday fined seven potato traders at a wholesale market at Mohmmadpur for selling potatoes at higher prices...

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    Depleting govt rice stock fuels price hike

    Emran Hossain | Updated at 02:27am on October 26, 2020

    The rice stock of the government stood at 8,62,736 tonnes on October 15, around 35 per cent less than what it had in stock on...

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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...

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    Govt directive goes in vain: Potato sells at Tk 50-55 a kg

    Staff correspondent | Updated at 05:40pm on October 14, 2020

    The price of potato remained Tk 50-55 a kilogram on Wednesday at the country’s kitchen markets seven days after the government set the maximum retail price...