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Jute, jute goods export income rose by 40pc

The contribution of jute to the national economy has risen substantially thanks to various steps taken by the government, the jute ministry said Tuesday.

Jute, jute goods export income rose by 40pc

Export growth sees slight decline

Export growth decreased again last month due to the impact of coronavirus, after growth for a three-month stretch, according to the Export Promotion Bureau (EPB).

Impact of the coronavirus outbreak lingers in the export sector

Jute

Safia Shama weaves her business with jute

Safia Shama is a successful entrepreneur in jute goods, though coronavirus did disrupt her business for some time. She's back in business now, determined to revive her thriving enterprise.

Safia Shama

Post-Covid planning

Reviving the economy through agriculture

Agricultural marketing can play a vital role in overcoming the crisis of both COVID-19 and post-COVID-19 situations

Agriculture in the spotlight in COVID-hit Bangladesh.

Demand to reopen jute mills

Police obstruct workers’ 'coffin rally', AL brings out procession

The ‘coffin’ rally scheduled to be held by workers in Khulna, voicing a 14-point demand including reopening of state-run jute mills, was obstructed by police.

AL men repeatedly rallied around Khalishpur area on Sunday when a coffin procession was scheduled to be taken out in demand of jute mills to be reopened

Fire guts 600 maund jute in Kurigram

Around 600 maunds of jute was destroyed in a fire at a warehouse in Bhurungamari, Kurigram

Around 600 maunds of jute was destroyed in a fire at a warehouse in Bhurungamari, Kurigram.

BJMC chooses $87 over $90 for every 100 jute sacks

BJMC signed the agreement with Taif International on 30 July, taking the decision to sell the sacks on the day before. According to the agreement, it will buy 135,000 bales of jute at the rate of USD ...

Jute sacks

'Govt working to reopen, modernise BJMC’s mills'

Recently, two high-level committees have already been set up to make recommendations on modernisation and reactivation of mills in a proper manner and take pragmatic steps in the light of the changed ...

Two workers work at a jute mill

Govt to shut down 25 jute mills

The government has decided to shut down production of 25 state-owned jute mills under Bangladesh Jute Mill Corporation (BJMC) by providing 100 per cent dues of the workers of the mills.

Logo of Bangladesh government.

Munnujan asks jute workers to accept golden handshake peacefully

State minister for labour and employment Munnujan Sufian on Monday requested the workers of state owned Bangladesh Jute Mills Corporation (BJMC) to accept the closure of its 25 mills announced on ...

Munnujan asks jute workers to accept golden handshake peacefully
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