Sukanta Halder

September 27, 2022
September 27, 2022

Essential commodities: Price rise for global hike not justified

Whenever the price of a commodity increases in the local market, the traders and wholesalers have the readymade excuse of a price hike in the international market. But a recent study by an intelligence agency found their justification to be unsubstantiated.

September 26, 2022
September 26, 2022

Not waste anymore: Maiden shipment of solid tannery soon

A local company is set to export solid waste generated at the Savar Tannery Industrial Estate (STIE), a move that could show the way for curbing the dumping of polluting materials in open yards and cutting the scope for environmental pollution.

September 25, 2022
September 25, 2022

Foodpanda: Customers question rationality of ‘platform fee’

Food delivery platform foodpanda Bangladesh has imposed a “platform fee” of Tk 3 since August, payable on every order by the customer. 

September 23, 2022
September 23, 2022

Essentials’ prices: 44 cases filed over market manipulation

Bangladesh Competition Commission has filed 44 cases against a host of individuals and organisations, accusing them of creating an artificial crisis that led to abnormal hikes in prices of items like rice, flour, eggs, poultry and toiletries.

September 21, 2022
September 21, 2022

HC-appointed Evaly board ‘resigns’

The High Court-appointed board of directors of controversial e-commerce platform Evaly has “resigned”, said a member of the board.

September 20, 2022
September 20, 2022

HC-appointed Evaly board resigns

The High Court-appointed board of directors of beleaguered e-commerce platform Evaly has ‘resigned’, said a member of the board.

September 19, 2022
September 19, 2022

Shwapno expanding footprint abroad

Shwapno has started expanding its footprint abroad as fresh vegetables and fruits have now been sent to two new destinations.  

September 18, 2022
September 18, 2022

Sanitaryware sales rising in rural areas

Just two decades ago, one could hardly hope to see a well-furnished bathroom in the country’s semi-urban and rural areas.

September 17, 2022
September 17, 2022

Rice marketed as miniket: Cut, polished and sold to deceive

Pay more to get less is what the miniket rice is all about.

September 9, 2022
September 9, 2022

Egg prices rise again

Four days ago, two pairs of brown farmed eggs were sold at Tk 38 in three kitchen markets across Dhaka.