October 22, 2020, 12:15 pm
Fortification is a complex process of increasing the content of essential vitamins and minerals in staple food
China is supporting Myanmar in the UN Security Council amid mounting international pressure on Myanmar to solve the decades-old Rohingya crisis
Around 130 exhibitors from China, Thailand, Indonesia, Malaysia, Sri Lanka, India, Russia and Vietnam will be showcasing items such as packaging materials, processed and frozen food, organic agricultural products, agricultura
Bangladesh has graduated to the list of developing countries from the least-developed country (LDC) status
Ashuganj Power Station Company Limited (APSCL) on Tuesday signed a contract with two Chinese firms to set up a new Combined Cycle Power Plant with a capacity of 400 megawatt
REHAB called for reducing the essential construction materials like rod and cement at an affordable level to help sustain the sector’s growth. The price of per tonne rod has been increased to Tk 68,000-Tk 70,000 from Tk 59,00
Industries Minister on Monday sought technical support from the World Intellectual Property Organisation (WIPO) to accelerate the country's industrialization
Bangladesh on Monday called for strengthening BIMSTEC and BBIN for transforming the region into a natural hub of economic development
"We have installed 800,000 pre-paid meters across the country, while 27 lakh (2.7 million) meters are under procurement process," Director General of Power Cell Engineer Mohammad Hossain told the news agency on Monday.
Factory-gate and city wholesale prices of coarse rice also increased, but its impact on the retail markets remains minimal, according to the traders. Low rice production in the Aman season, poor market monitoring
Bangladesh and India have agreed on the extension of Protocol on Inland Water Transit and Trade (PIWTT) which was signed in 1972
The Mercabal sells beans, cigars, soft drinks, beer, sugar, salt, jam, hamburgers, sausages and chicken
The Ministry of Road Transport and Bridges sent Thursday a notice to the chairman of Bangladesh Road Transport Authority with an order to form a committee to oversee the job.
UK commended Bangladesh for hosting over one million forcibly displaced Myanmar nationals and stressed the need for their voluntary, safe, and dignified return to their homeland
The two-day meeting in Buenos Aires, which starts Monday, comes at a particularly tense moment just two days before the United States is set to begin imposing tariffs on steel and aluminum imports.
Following withdrawal of a 'self-imposed restriction' by the state-run Plant Quarantine Wing (PQW), the export of snake gourds, ladies finger, ridge gourds, green amaranth (pui shak) and jute plant (paat shak) is going to resu
The Federation of Bangladesh Chamber of Commerce and Industries (FBCCI) plans to sit with Bangladesh Bank (BB) to discuss issues such as liquidity crisis and high rate of interest
Bangladesh and Russia reached a consensus on forming a joint working group on cyber security
The United States launched a challenge to Indian export subsidies at the World Trade Organization on Wednesday, saying they hurt US companies by letting Indian exporters sell goods more cheaply
The government has offered exemption from VAT in case of import of large vessels above 5,000 deadweight tonnes to facilitate sea-borne trade