Port and Shipping

Port and Shipping

Kaus Mia: a role model in a nation where tax noncompliance is rife

The late successful businessman had been one of the highest taxpayers in Bangladesh since 2010-11

2h ago

Chinese company Alpen Banyan comes with highest ever investment proposal for Bepza EZ

The company will invest $108.99 million for a woven and knit garments factory

6h ago

Bangladesh’s external debt dips

It hit $99.30 billion in March, down from $100.64 billion in December last year

9h ago

Global jewellery machinery expo in Dhaka from Jul 4

Bangladesh Jeweller's Association will organise the three-day International Jewellery Machinery Exhibition Bangladesh 2024

1d ago

Bangladesh needs to overcome barriers to private investment

According to Bangladesh Business Climate Index 2024

2d ago

Monetary policy likely in 3rd week of July

The policy would aim to bring down inflation

2d ago

Piled-up import containers congest Ctg port

Slow container delivery from the port created the problem

3d ago

Bangladesh receives $900 million in World Bank loans for two projects

These new financing operations will help Bangladesh in financial sector and urban management, says Abdoulaye Seck, World Bank country director for Bangladesh and Bhutan

3d ago

RMG export to USA falls 14% in Jan-Apr

Shipment to the American market has been falling for high inflationary pressure

2w ago

Forex reserves decline by $51 million in a week

The reserves hit $18.67 billion on June 5, down from $18.72 billion on May 29

2w ago

Low gas pressure cuts textile production by 65%

Factories in industrial belts need 15 PSI (pounds per square inch) of gas pressure, but are getting a maximum of 3 PSI

2w ago

Exports fall 16% in May

Shipments hit $4.07 billion in May, 23.75% lower than the monthly target of $5.33 billion

2w ago

Jewellers seek changes to baggage rule

Bangladesh Jeweller's Association (Bajus) wants to put a stop to travellers bringing in gold bars

3w ago

Bangladesh wants to start negotiations with China for FTA: Titu

State Minister for Commerce Ahasanul Islam Titu sits with businesses of the two nations

3w ago

Saarc nations contribute below 1% of remittance to Bangladesh

Of the $21.61 billion remittance Bangladesh received in FY23, only $44.99 million came from Saarc countries

3w ago

Clear RMG salary, bonus before Eid vacation: Industrial Police

They also demanded action against factory owners who will stay aboard or will not pay before Eid

3w ago

RMG export prices fall by 16% in 8 months: BGMEA

Apparel’s demand decreases among end consumers hit hard by high inflation, it says

3w ago

Only 10% of planned economic zones get off the ground in a decade

Only 10 economic zones (EZs) have become operational since the Bangladesh Economic Zones Authority (Beza) rolled out its massive industrialisation plan in 2015, raising questions about whether its goal of setting up 100 enclaves will be materialised on time.

3w ago
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