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    Bangladesh hikes retail power prices again

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 05:31pm on February 27, 2020

    The Bangladesh Energy Regulatory Commission on Thursday increased the average retail price of electricity by 5.3 per cent with effect from Sunday. With the latest...

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    Low, middle income groups in Bangladesh reel from rising prices

    Shakhawat Hossain | Updated at 12:00am on February 23, 2020

    Sufferings of the middle and low income groups are growing as the volatility in the prices of some half a dozen essential commodities, including rice,...

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    Tipu blames traders for price hike of garlic, ginger

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 11:45pm on February 10, 2020

    Commerce minister Tipu Munshi on Monday said that some businesses were trying to increase the prices of essential commodities including garlic and ginger by using...

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    Prices keep rising

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 12:13am on February 05, 2020

    Traders started increasing the prices of essential commodities including garlic, onion and edible oil in last three days without any valid reasons. The price of...

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    AL syndicate causes price hike: Fakhrul

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 12:08am on December 04, 2019

    The Bangladesh Nationalist Party on Tuesday alleged that the government had completely failed to control prices of essentials and ruling Awami League syndicate was responsible...

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    Power price hike proposal opposed

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 12:01am on December 04, 2019

    The public hearing on the power tariff increase proposal ended on Tuesday with energy experts and consumers’ representatives saying that the state-owned power companies failed...

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    People mustn’t pay for wrong power policy of government

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

    THE recommendations for an increase in bulk power prices by 20 per cent and in transmission charges by 7 per cent that the technical evaluation...

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    Ganosamhati protests price hike of essentials

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 02:06am on November 25, 2019

    GanOsamhati Andolan on Sunday staged a sit-in in front of the TCB Bhaban at Karwran Bazar in the capital to protest the inflated price of...

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    Food minister warns govt traders against rice prices hike

    United News of Bangladesh . Dhaka | Updated at 03:33pm on November 20, 2019

    Food minister Sadhan Chandra Majumder on Wednesday warned against increasing rice prices, saying the country had an adequate stockpile of food grain...

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    It’s now salt

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 12:47am on November 20, 2019