Sajjadur Rahman

October 10, 2019
October 10, 2019

Negative image, lack of lab challenges to going global

Negative country images and lack of laboratory facilities for checking standards are two major challenges for Bangladeshi food companies to enter global markets.

October 9, 2019
October 9, 2019

Thirst for cultures changing consumption patterns: study

Consumers are on a big and broad journey of discovery, moving out of their comfort zones to explore bolder flavours and multi-sensory food experiences, according to Innova Market Insights, a global...

October 7, 2019
October 7, 2019

Product innovation takes centre stage at German food fair

Product innovations and consumers trends for the coming years in the food and beverage industry are in the central focus for visitors at Anuga in Germany.

September 29, 2019
September 29, 2019

Tyre manufacturing awaits a boom with Tk 3,000cr investment

Bangladesh is on the verge of becoming a saturated market in tyre manufacturing by next year with the inclusion of some local and foreign conglomerates in the business. Apex Husain Tyre and Gazi Tyre

September 24, 2019
September 24, 2019

Omera, Beximco to export LPG to India

Two Bangladeshi companies are set to export liquefied petroleum gas (LPG) to the landlocked northeastern states of India. ...

September 6, 2019
September 6, 2019

Enough meat and egg for all now

Bangladesh has become self-sufficient in production of meat and egg, the two best sources of good-quality protein and micronutrients.

August 9, 2019
August 9, 2019

Eid economy to be 29pc bigger

The economy of Eid-ul-Azha is likely to add about Tk 40,000 crore to the economy, up 29 percent year-on-year, according to the Department of Livestock Services and analysts.

August 8, 2019
August 8, 2019

Investment in health gives 10 times more return

Bangladesh should increase its investment in social sectors such as health, education and nutrition to build a healthy population and enjoy demographic dividend, said a senior official of the Bill ...

July 30, 2019
July 30, 2019

An entrepreneur to emulate

When university graduates of his time considered civil service a prestigious job, Azam J Chowdhury, 65, thought differently.

July 24, 2019
July 24, 2019

Bad loans put Janata in trouble

State-run Janata Bank’s provisioning shortfall has hit a whopping Tk 8,256 crore, the highest-ever deficit for any bank in the country, putting depositors’ money at risk.