Dwaipayan Barua | The Daily Star
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  • Ctg port bears brunt of transport strike

    Turnaround time at the Chattogram port has sharply increased because of a recent two-day countrywide transport strike, leading to vessel congestion and cancellation of berthing schedules.
  • Pacific Jeans investing $100m to diversify products

    Top denim maker Pacific Jeans is spending $100 million to set up two new factories in Chattogram in two years with the view to diversifying product base.
  • Fall in Global lentil Prices: No reflection in local retail markets

    Customers are yet to reap the benefit of the record fall in the price of lentil in the wholesale hub of Khatunganj in Chattogram as retailers are yet to set their prices to reflect the decreased costs.
  • Tea prices rise on slow output

    Tea consumption will be costlier in Bangladesh as the price of the world's second most popular drink after water increased 31 percent in the local market in just two months because of lower production and higher demand.
  • Indian products rule border haats

    Border haats, which are meant to trade produce of border communities to help them improve their livelihoods, are selling products