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    Dhaka asks New Delhi to maintain commitments on onion

    Diplomatic Correspondent | Updated at 05:58pm on September 16, 2020

    Bangladesh on Wednesday expressed concern over India’s restrictions on onion export and sent a note verbale to the Indian government asking the country to maintain...

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    Bangladesh has huge capability in foreign trade: Swiss envoy

    Bangladesh Sangbad Sangstha . Dhaka | Updated at 10:34pm on September 06, 2020

    As Bangladesh becomes a lucrative investment destination, Swiss ambassador in Dhaka Nathalie Chuard on Sunday said that Bangladesh had achieved huge capability in foreign trade...

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    Trade deficit narrows to $86m as exports rebound

    HM Murtuza | Updated at 10:47pm on September 01, 2020

    The country’s trade deficit narrowed by 91.89 per cent or $975 million in July, the first month of the current fiscal year 2020-2021, as exports...

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    EU, US announce surprise trade deal on lobsters

    | Updated at 10:52pm on August 22, 2020

    US lobster exports will enter Europe tariff-free, as Washington and Brussels announced a limited trade deal on Friday that will be seen as a first...

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    US-China trade talks postponed

    Agence France-Presse . Washington | Updated at 11:14pm on August 15, 2020

    High-level talks between Washington and Beijing on the status of the ‘phase one’ trade agreement that were set to take place on Saturday have been...

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    Virus lockdown hits French output, trade, jobs

    Agence France-Presse . Paris | Updated at 10:41pm on August 07, 2020

    France saw coronavirus lockdown destroy 1,19,400 full-time private sector jobs in the second quarter of 2020 on top of nearly half a million lost in...

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    German industrial output, trade surge as virus curbs lift

    Agence France-Presse . Frankfurt am Main | Updated at 10:36pm on August 07, 2020

    German industrial output and exports surged in June, driven by the country’s all-important car industry, as the economy continued to recover after the shock of...

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    Trade deficit gathers pace in May on export slump

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 10:45pm on June 28, 2020

    The country’s trade deficit increased by 7.28 per cent or $1.09 billion year-on-year in the July-May period of this fiscal year of 2019-20 due mainly...

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    China exempts 5,161 more Bangladesh goods from tariff

    United News of Bangladesh. Dhaka | Updated at 10:13am on June 19, 2020

    China had granted zero tariff treatment for 5,161 more Bangladeshi products in the Chinese market effective from July 1. With the announcement made by the...

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    Discussion on US-Bangladesh trade, commercial corridor held

    Bangladesh Sangbad Sangstha . Dhaka | Updated at 10:58pm on June 17, 2020

    A discussion on strengthening US-Bangladesh trade and commercial corridor was held virtually on Wednesday. The US Chamber of Commerce’s US-Bangladesh Working Group organised the...