Cash-strapped Sri Lanka announced a two-week halt to all fuel sales except for essential services starting Monday and called for a partial shutdown as its unprecedented economic crisis deepened
Commerce secretary Tapan Kanti Ghosh on Sunday said the price of edible oil may decrease in the local market within the next two days in line with the global market
Flood waters are receding in Sylhet and Sunamganj while sweeping the northern districts. The flood-hit people are already suffering from severe food crisis
Outside his butchery in the south of Iran’s capital, Ali cuts up a sheep carcass for customers who, like him, have seen inflation and subsidy reform devour their purchasing power
Earlier, finance minister AHM Mustafa Kamal said a decision on raising the petroleum prices will come soon
Bangladesh Inland Water Transport Corporation has increased the fare for its passenger ships and ferry services by 20 per cent
Wickremesinghe, who is also Sri Lanka’s finance minister, also indicated he would be willing to accept more financial help from China, despite the island nation’s mounting debts
Woodcutters, honey collectors, fishermen and others in seven districts -- Khulna, Satkhira, Bagerhat, Pirojpur, Barguna, Jhalakathi and Patuakhali -- along the Sundarbans have been passing idle time ...
Bangladeshi Commerce Minister Tipu Munshi in his opening speech urged the global leaders and WTO not to put any ban on export of food items for any reasons so that any country faces any food crisis
The FAO also said in a report on Thursday that spiralling costs for farm inputs like fertiliser could deter growers from expanding production and worsen food security in poorer countries facing ...
The new price has taken effect in the market from Thursday. The price of a litre of soybean oil in the market is ranging from Tk 200 to 205
In the proposed budget of 2022-23 fiscal year, 5 per cent import duty has been proposed on imported lifts
20 per cent supplementary duty has been proposed on the import of processed and ready to consume coffee in the budget of 2022-23 fiscal year
Finance minister AHM Mustafa Kamal has placed budget for 2022-23 fiscal year on Thursday. Due to imposition of supplementary duty, import duty and Value Added Tax, prices of the following products ...
Cabinet has asked authorities concerned to look into the reasons for the hike in rice prices during the peak season. They also asked to take action against those who have rice businesses without ...