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    Experts for maintaining balance between blocs

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 01:18am on December 31, 2020

    Experts and traders on Wednesday stressed the need for coordination between development and diplomacy and maintaining a balance between emerging trade blocs to secure trade...

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    Government should begin inclusive negotiations for retaining trade benefits: experts

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 12:56am on December 21, 2020

    Experts and policymakers on Sunday suggested that the government should begin intensive negotiations with the European Union and other countries, including the United Kingdom, Canada,...

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    Bangladesh signs PTA with Bhutan

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 12:57pm on December 06, 2020

    Bangladesh on Sunday signed its first-ever bilateral preferential trade agreement with Bhutan to enhance trade in goods, investment and economic cooperation between the two Asian...

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    Bangladesh signs PTA with Bhutan Sunday

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 09:00pm on December 05, 2020

    Bangladesh is going to sign its first ever preferential trade agreement with Bhutan on Sunday marking the 50th anniversary of diplomatic relationship between the two...

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    Bangladesh's trade deficit shrinks by 44pc in July-Oct

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 11:36pm on December 02, 2020

    The country’s trade deficit in the July-October period of the current financial year 2019-20 narrowed by 43.52 per cent or $2.49 billion year-on-year but indications...

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    ADR preferred to resolve LC-related int’l trade disputes: experts

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 11:22pm on November 15, 2020

    Experts on Saturday said that alternative dispute resolution was the most preferred way to resolve international trade disputes related to letters of credit. At a...

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    Huge China-backed trade pact to be signed at SE Asian summit

    Agence France-Presse . Hanoi | Updated at 10:12pm on November 13, 2020

    Fifteen Asia-Pacific nations are set to sign an enormous free trade deal at an online summit that started on Thursday, with the pact seen as...

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    UK to continue preferential tariffs for Bangladesh, others

    United News of Bangladesh . Dhaka | Updated at 03:34pm on November 11, 2020

    The United Kingdom has said imports from 47 of the world’s least developed countries, including Bangladesh, will not face any tariffs – supporting their economic...

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    Trade deficit dips to $2.04b in Q1

    HM Murtuza | Updated at 10:26pm on October 28, 2020

    The country’s trade deficit eased by 46.9 per cent or $1.8 billion in the first quarter of the current fiscal year mainly due to a...

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    Turkey wants stronger trade ties with Bangladesh

    United News of Bangladesh . Dhaka | Updated at 04:20pm on October 28, 2020

    Foreign minister AK Abdul Momen said on Wednesday that Turkey wanted enhanced trade relations with Bangladesh to substantially push up the bilateral trade volume between...