Saturday, 15 May 2021
Bangladesh among world’s top 10 in 13 sectors
Bangladesh ranks at the top in world hilsa production and jute export, second in RMG export and third in vegetable production. It stands among the world's top 10 in 13 different areas
27 Mar 2021, 16:19
2-month ban on catching, transporting Hilsa begins
A two-month government ban on catching, selling and transporting hilsa began on Sunday midnight with a view to boost its production
01 Mar 2021, 12:54
Held hostage by warehouse owners
Fishermen's six-point demand
Fishermen living in the coastal areas of Bangladesh have the biggest contribution in hauling in fish resources, hilsa, in particular.
23 Jan 2021, 20:11
22-day ban on catching, selling hilsa begins tomorrow
Fisheries and livestock minister SM Rezaul Karim has said no one will be allowed to catch mother hilsa during the hilsa ban which starts from 14 October.
13 Oct 2020, 11:32
Reserach on hilsa
'Meghna hilsa is the best in the world'
Padma's hilsa is almost proverbially known as the tastiest of hilsa to be found, but a group of scientists have found that the hilsa from Meghna is best in both taste and nutrition.
12 Oct 2020, 14:01
PM asks to avoid unnecessary road construction to protect arable land, free movement of water
The planning minister said prime minister Sheikh Hasina in the meeting asked the authorities concerned to motivate fish farming in cages in the water side by side ensuring necessary training, cash ...
22 Sep 2020, 17:43
22-day ban on catching, selling hilsa begins in Oct
A 22-day ban on catching, selling, hoarding and transporting of hilsa will come into effect from 14 October to protect hilsa with eggs.
17 Sep 2020, 21:39
Bangladesh produces 86 per cent of the world's hilsas
Bangladesh now produces 86 per cent of the world’s total hilsa
12 Sep 2020, 15:36
‘Concerted efforts needed to increase fish production’
Speakers at a virtual roundtable organised by Prothom Alo and WorldfFish Bangladesh said fish production in Bangladesh could be doubled with research and concerted efforts
07 Aug 2020, 13:06
Hilsa fishing resumes after two-month ban
Fishermen in Chandpur are set to start catching Hilsa early Friday after a two-month ban on catching, selling and transporting of the national fish ends.
30 Apr 2020, 21:09