Akanda Muhammad Jahid

Staff Reporter -----[Additional skills in: digital media content+SEO content+social media management]

November 7, 2021
November 7, 2021

Rising Prices of Essentials: Misery piles up on the poor, middle class

Prices of many daily essentials, especially vegetables, have shot up further in the kitchen markets after transport workers enforced a strike and increased their fees in carrying goods to protest...

November 4, 2021
November 4, 2021

Export earnings rise on volume-driven growth

Bangladesh’s exports hit a historic high of $4.73 billion in October with a 60.37 per cent year-on-year increase riding on the stunning rebound of readymade and non-readymade garment shipment.

November 3, 2021
November 3, 2021

‘Export earnings rise riding on volume-driven growth’

Bangladesh’s exports hit a historic high of $4.73 billion in October with a 60.37 per cent year-on-year increase riding on the stunning rebound of readymade and non-readymade garment shipment.

November 3, 2021
November 3, 2021

Weakening exchange rate driving down remittance flows

The flow of remittance to Bangladesh has been shrinking for the last several months as the number of people going abroad in search of jobs is declining and money transfers through informal channels...

November 2, 2021
November 2, 2021

Weakening exchange rate driving down remittance flow: Debapriya

The inflow of remittance has been shrinking since the last several months as the number of people, going abroad, is decreasing and money transfers through informal channels like hundi are...

October 27, 2021
October 27, 2021

Farmers supply two-thirds of their crops to markets

Farmers in Bangladesh sell most of their crops to meet their financial needs after keeping a small portion for the consumption of their families, according to a new survey of the Bangladesh Bureau...

October 26, 2021
October 26, 2021

39.5 lakh trading firms contribute 14pc to GDP

About 39.47 lakh establishments engaged in wholesale and retail trade, including motorcycle repair shops, contribute around 14 per cent to the country’s gross domestic product (GDP), according to a...

October 15, 2021
October 15, 2021

Fast-track projects back in fast lane

Although fast-track projects had previously witnessed slow implementation for various reasons including the pandemic, they are now progressing gradually, according to a report.

October 13, 2021
October 13, 2021

Preparations not enough for mango export plan: experts

Although the government has set an ambitious target to export one lakh tonnes of mango annually within the next three to five years, no meaningful measures have been taken as of yet to achieve this...

October 13, 2021
October 13, 2021

Govt bans soybean meal exports

The government yesterday banned the exports of soybean meal in order to rein in the spiralling prices of the key ingredients of poultry and cattle feed and protect consumers from paying more for...