Monday, 24 January 2022
Bangladesh state grains buyer offered lowest $421.99 per tonne rice
Traders forecast export prices to remain high this year on strong wheat and corn prices
21 Jan 2022, 16:50
More tense Ukraine talks loom at OSCE meet in Vienna
The permanent council of the world’s largest security body will meet in Vienna on Thursday, hoping to push Russia, the United States and its European allies towards dialogue to defuse the mounting ...
13 Jan 2022, 10:42
Bangladesh domestic rice prices up again
Domestic rice prices rose again in Bangladesh this week despite hefty imports and good crops, hitting consumers.
02 Dec 2021, 21:27
Asian factories shake off lockdown blues, now face supply headaches
Asia's factory activity stepped up a gear in October as emerging economies saw Covid-19 infections subside, but rising input costs, material shortages and slowing Chinese growth cloud the outlook, ...
01 Nov 2021, 16:25
Indian rice rates hit 3-1/2-month high on strong rupee, supply risks
Indian rice export rates touched their highest level in three-and-a-half months this week on a stronger rupee and low supplies, while Vietnam rates slipped due to cheaper offers from other Asian hubs.
28 Oct 2021, 19:42
Vietnam rates extend gains, lower supply propels India prices
Export prices of rice from Vietnam extended gains to a fifth week on Thursday, as high domestic demand continued to keep procurement costs elevated, while limited supplies pushed up rates for top ...
08 Oct 2021, 16:33
Vietnam to welcome more vaccinated travellers from December
Vietnam imposed tight border controls at the start of the pandemic in an effort to keep out Covid-19, with some initial success, but that harmed its burgeoning tourism sector, which typically ...
06 Oct 2021, 18:13
RMG work orders increasing
Employers in search of more workers
Flow of work orders has increased by 10-15 per cent this year compared to 2019. Due to the increased work orders, recruitment of workers would increase by 5-7 per cent
27 Sep 2021, 20:23
Guterres praises Bangladesh’s development, PM Hasina’s leadership
The United Nations (UN) secretary general António Guterres has highly appreciated the development miracle of Bangladesh under the dynamic and visionary leadership of prime minister Sheikh Hasina
24 Sep 2021, 16:26
India may account for nearly half of global rice exports
An uptick in demand from Africa kept India rates near a two-month peak.
23 Sep 2021, 22:38