Onions imported from other countries begin to arrive at Chattogram port
Consignments of onions imported from other countries have begun to arrive at Chattogram port, after India halted export of the item
29 September 2020, 14:15
Imports fail to cool down onion prices
Onion prices continue to remain high in Dhaka kitchen markets, despite imports coming into the country from neighbouring India
25 September 2020, 3:55
Rotten onions arrive from India
Importers are incurring losses as most of the 925 metric tonnes of onion that came from India through Satkhira’s Bhomra land port in the last three days are rotten
22 September 2020, 9:51
TCB onions see brisk online sales in city
TCB onions have marked brisk online sales, particularly in the Dhanmondi, Gulshan and Mirpur areas of the capital city
21 September 2020, 13:30
Bangladesh withdraws 5pc import duty on onion
The government has withdrawn 5 per cent duty on onion import to reduce the price of this essential kitchen item in the local market, reports BSS.
20 September 2020, 13:37
TCB sells onions online at Tk 36 per kg
The state-run Trading Corporation of Bangladesh (TCB) is selling onions online at Tk 36 per kg
20 September 2020, 10:49
Onion price decreases as Indian trucks start entering Bangladesh
The price of onions in wholesale and local markets is on the decline as Indian trucks carrying onions have started entering Bangladesh through different land ports
20 September 2020, 6:50
Onions, khichuri and the government’s image
The taste of hilsa turns sour, remarked former president of the Delhi press club, Goutam Lahiri, about Bengalis’ favourite fish. He was reacting to India’s ban on onion export to Bangladesh.
19 September 2020, 8:46
India allows pre-contracted onions to Bangladesh
India has decided to allow export of some quantity of onions which was handed over to customs on the date imposing ban on onion export.
19 September 2020, 7:02
Onion export ban an Indian plot: Zafrullah
Gonoshasthya Kendra founder Zafrullah Chowdhury on Thursday said India should be given a strong message as it is "trying to disturb Bangladesh's economy", reports UNB.
17 September 2020, 13:38