Dwaipayan Barua

June 8, 2022
June 8, 2022

FY 2022-23 budget to be cautiously larger

The government is preparing the budget in a cautious way, refraining from increasing expenditure by too much of an extent, keeping in mind the ongoing global economic crisis stemming from the pandemic and Russia-Ukraine war, State Minister for Planning Shamsul Alam said.

June 1, 2022
June 1, 2022

Container vessels must sail out within 48 hours

Chattogram Port Authority (CPA) has aggravated shipping agents, directing that container vessels irrespective of carrying capacities from today must sail out from the port jetties within 48 hours on completing unloading and loading of containers. 

May 20, 2022
May 20, 2022

Second direct shipping service kicks off today

The second direct container shipping service from the country’s premier sea port in Chattogram to Europe is going to be introduced today.

May 19, 2022
May 19, 2022

Govt faces higher import costs for fertiliser

The country will have to import fertiliser at higher prices from the international market in the wake of the global price hike due to the Russia-Ukraine war.

May 16, 2022
May 16, 2022

Level-headed development targets

Pragmatism was the order of the day when the finance division sat down to draft the development budget for fiscal 2021-22.

May 12, 2022
May 12, 2022

Colombo port resumes operations

Operations and navigation at the Port of Colombo resumed yesterday following a two-day hiatus for ongoing political unrest in Sri Lanka, albeit bringing temporary relief to Bangladesh’s exporters, freight forwarders and shipping firms.

May 9, 2022
May 9, 2022

Budget FY 2022-23: Tackling challenges of inflation and Covid losses

It appears normal service will resume with fiscal 2022-23’s budget, which will see the return of double-digit growth in size -- a practice introduced by former finance minister AMA Muhith.

May 9, 2022
May 9, 2022

Import containers pile up at Ctg port

Import load containers have piled up at the Chattogram port as importers did not secure their consignments due to the Eid holidays when factories were closed and vehicular movement was thin.

May 8, 2022
May 8, 2022

‘Slow delivery may cause container congestion at Ctg port’

Acute container congestion may soon hit the Chattogram port if the importers do not get their containers delivered within a few days, the officials said.

May 7, 2022
May 7, 2022

Suspension of activities for Eid congests Ctg port

Untimely loading and unloading of containers has congested Chattogram port, the country’s premier seaport, with container vessels, which remain anchored due to the disruption.