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Rolls-Royce seized from Baridhara for custom rule violation

The price of the vehicle was shown as 200,000 US dollar or Tk 1.87 crore in the import document and as an exporter the company had the opportunity to get a duty benefit of Tk 24 crore under the 170 Customs Procedure Code.

1d ago| Business

BGMEA targets $100 billion garment export by 2030

The Bangladesh Garment Manufacturers and Exporters Association (BGMEA) targets exporting $100 billion worth garment items from the country by 2030 as the local apparel suppliers are diversifying the products and markets.

1d ago| Business

Quickly release of goods from BM Container Depot: BGMEA

The Bangladesh Garment Manufacturers and Exporters Association (BGMEA) made the call in a meeting with Abu Hena Md Rahmatul Muneem, chairman of the National Board of Revenue (NBR), at the latter’s office in Dhaka today.

Exports fetch $3.83 billion in May, lowest in 9 months

Bangladesh earned $3.83 billion in merchandise exports in May, the lowest in nine months, as buoyancy in demand ebbed owing to higher inflation, according to data released by the Export Promotion Bureau (EPB) today.

Bhutan wants to finalise 2017's transit deal to use Mongla, Banglabandha ports

Bhutan wants Bangladesh to make 2017’s transit route deal functional soon so that the landlocked country can use Mongla and Banglabandha ports to carry goods from and to Bangladesh through India.

Square Pharma gets go-ahead to start manufacturing in Kenyan factory

The company will manufacture and sell generic pharmaceutical medicine in Kenya and East African Community (EAC).

July 6, 2022
July 6, 2022

Rolls-Royce seized from Baridhara for custom rule violation

The price of the vehicle was shown as 200,000 US dollar or Tk 1.87 crore in the import document and as an exporter the company had the opportunity to get a duty benefit of Tk 24 crore under the 170 Customs Procedure Code.

July 5, 2022
July 5, 2022

BGMEA targets $100 billion garment export by 2030

The Bangladesh Garment Manufacturers and Exporters Association (BGMEA) targets exporting $100 billion worth garment items from the country by 2030 as the local apparel suppliers are diversifying the products and markets.

July 4, 2022
July 4, 2022

Quickly release of goods from BM Container Depot: BGMEA

The Bangladesh Garment Manufacturers and Exporters Association (BGMEA) made the call in a meeting with Abu Hena Md Rahmatul Muneem, chairman of the National Board of Revenue (NBR), at the latter’s office in Dhaka today.

July 4, 2022
July 4, 2022

Export hits all-time high of $52b

Exports from Bangladesh hit an all-time high of $52.08 billion in the just-concluded fiscal year, giving much-needed breathing space to the country amid ongoing volatility in the foreign exchange regime, official figures showed yesterday.

July 4, 2022
July 4, 2022

Pressure on forex remains high despite robust export

The pressure on Bangladesh’s foreign exchange reserves continues to remain high as robust export growth was not enough to reduce deficits in external payments resulting from high import growth. 

July 3, 2022
July 3, 2022

Exports hit all-time high of $52 billion

Exports from Bangladesh hit an all-time high of $52.08 billion in the just-concluded fiscal year, giving much-needed breathing space to the country amid ongoing volatility in the foreign exchange regime.

July 2, 2022
July 2, 2022

Which countries are biggest fans of Bangladeshi mangoes?

Bangladeshi mangoes with its flavour and taste are winning hearts in many foreign lands.

June 22, 2022
June 22, 2022

17 garment makers taking part in German summer exhibitions

Seventeen Bangladeshi textile and garment companies took part in three international summer exhibitions -- Techtextil, Texprocess and the Heimtextil -- in Germany’s Frankfort.

June 8, 2022
June 8, 2022

‘Leather sector can’t flourish only on Eid-centric activities’

The leather industry cannot flourish properly depending only on the activities that take place during Eid-ul-Azha, Industries Minister Nurul Majid Mahmud Humayun said today.

June 6, 2022
June 6, 2022

‘New wage board coming for garment workers’

The government will form a new wage board for the garment sector in response to the apparel workers’ continued unrest in the previous four consecutive days, Lawmaker Shajahan Khan said today.