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Domestic rice prices continue rising despite hefty imports

Domestic rice prices in Bangladesh, traditionally a top producer that emerged as a major buyer after floods, rose again this week despite hefty imports.

Domestic rice prices continue rising despite hefty imports

India may corner nearly half of global rice trade as exports soar to record

India could account for as much as 45 per cent of global rice exports in 2021 as expanded port-handling capacity allows the world's second largest rice grower after China to ship record volumes to ...

Labourers unload rice bags from a supply truck at India's main rice port at Kakinada Anchorage in the southern state of Andhra Pradesh, India on 2 September 2021.

Pressure grows on Bangladesh, other Asian countries to cancel new coal projects

But coal remains a mainstay for power generation in Asia, which accounts for 75 per cent of global coal demand, according to the International Energy Agency

Pressure grows on Bangladesh, other Asian countries to cancel new coal projects

RMG export to US

Bangladesh sees growth higher than China, Vietnam

In the first seven months of this year, Bangladesh exported RMG worth $3.7 billion, equivalent to Tk 314.5 billion, to the US market. This export earning was 28.4 per cent higher than in the ...

Bangladesh sees growth higher than China, Vietnam

Growing automation to cut RMG jobs: Speakers

Speakers at a virtual dialogue on Tuesday said though there is huge potential to boost the country’s apparel export in future, the employment generation would be shrunk in the readymade garment (RMG) ...

Job opportunities in RMG sector to shrink for growing automation: Speakers

Kamala Harris pushes ahead with Vietnam trip despite 'health incident'

Vice President Kamala Harris pushed ahead with a trip to Vietnam on Tuesday after delaying the visit over concerns due to an unexplained health incident potentially related to the mysterious Havana ...

US VP Harris pushes ahead with Vietnam trip despite mystery 'health incident'

Ex-Khmer Rouge president seeks overturning of genocide conviction

Guilty verdicts have so far been reached against three former top members of the regime, but several have died while on trial or before indictments were made

Ex-Khmer Rouge president seeks overturning of genocide conviction

'Shocking': With grief and dismay, US veterans watch Afghanistan fall

A decade after returning from Afghanistan, Marc Silvestri was convinced it was time for his comrades to come home too. But watching the chaotic pull-out unfold in real time has stunned the army ...

'Shocking': With grief and dismay, US veterans watch Afghanistan fall

Bangladesh rice rates up despite high summer crop, big imports

Domestic prices of rice stayed high despite a record summer crop and big imports in Bangladesh

Bangladesh rice rates up despite high summer crop, big imports

Bangladesh reports record crop of summer rice variety this year

Bangladesh's summer rice crop variety, known as Boro, hit a record 20.9 million tonnes this year

Bangladesh reports record crop of summer rice variety this year
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