Saturday, January 16, 2021
40t of fabrics imported under false declaration seized
One of the containers arrived about six weeks ago and the second one reached the port about three weeks ago but the company did not take any initiative to get them released
14 January 2021, 13:53
Tripura keen to continue supplying 160MW electricity to Bangladesh
Tripura, which has been supplying 160MW electricity to Bangladesh for the past five years, is keen to continue providing power to the neighbouring country
9 January 2021, 11:50
Bangladesh issues tenders to buy 60,000t rice
Bangladesh’s rice imports are likely to surge to 2 million tonnes in the 2020/21 financial year as local prices jumped to a record high on limited supplies
8 January 2021, 10:25
Govt allows to import 330,000 tonnes of rice in 3 days
Some 29 organisations are permitted to import 330,000 metric tonnes of rice in the last three days, which has been termed a hasty move by the people concerned.
6 January 2021, 22:41
Exports of vaccines permitted to all countries: Serum Institute CEO
India has said there is no reason for Bangladesh to be concerned over the timely receiving of the COVID-19 vaccine because India always prioritises its neighbours
5 January 2021, 18:43
Medicine and fruit imports surge during pandemic
Import of fresh fruit and foreign medicines has increased as the people have upped their consumption of fruit and medicine to stay healthy, during the coronavirus outbreak
5 January 2021, 16:02
Imported rice from India to reach Mongla port in Jan
Another consignment of rice being imported from India will reach the Mongla port next month, a food department official said Wednesday
30 December 2020, 15:45
Bangladesh wants to join India-Myanmar-Thailand road belt: Foreign minister
Considering its strategic interests, Bangladesh wants to join a road belt with India, Myanmar and Thailand as the two countries set a “very positive tone” during the virtual Summit to broaden the ...
17 December 2020, 20:19
COVID-19 vaccine import
Quality must be ensured
International media outlets report several countries are going to use the vaccine to prevent COVID-19. Some countries including USA, Russia and UK may launch vaccine programmes next week. Bangladesh ...
5 December 2020, 14:24
China to end all waste imports on 1 Jan
China’s solid waste imports stood at 13.48 million tonnes last year -- down from 22.63 million tonnes in 2018 -- and that figure for the first 10 months of this year was down 42.7 per cent year on ...
28 November 2020, 13:00