food inflation in Bangladesh

Inflation eating into daily meals

Authorities must address skyrocketing food prices

Rising food prices a concern for 71% families in Bangladesh: WB

A WB report states that 71 percent Bangladeshi families are concerned with rising prices of food

Corrective financial measures needed to boost economy: DCCI president

The economy is facing certain challenges pertaining to inflation and it is of utmost importance to tame inflation at whatever costs necessary, especially food inflation

Who controls the onion market?

Government must punish those triggering the abnormal price surge

Onion prices again testing consumers' limits

Government must rein in price manipulators, find alternative import sources

Inflation hits five-month high in October despite steps

Inflation once again grazed double digits in October, advancing 30 basis points to 9.93 percent despite the government’s repeated assurances of measures to rein it in.

Onion prices are getting out of hand

Authorities must answer for repeated failure to control market

Food insecurity is haunting our poor

The soaring food prices, coupled with falling real income, pose a serious challenge for the poor in terms of accessing adequate and nutritious food.

Pain deepens as food inflation stays above 12%

Food inflation in Bangladesh stayed above 12 percent for the second consecutive month in September as prices showed no signs of cooling down, hitting the pockets of the consumers who spend most of their incomes to feed their families.

August 31, 2023
August 31, 2023

Introduce pro-people policy reforms

Citizens deserve better economic conditions

August 25, 2023
August 25, 2023

What’s driving up fish prices?

Government must act as once-affordable staples are getting out of reach

August 19, 2023
August 19, 2023

'I blame misgovernance and mismanagement for high inflation'

Dr MM Akash, professor of economics at Dhaka University, explains what is driving the inflation up in Bangladesh.

August 13, 2023
August 13, 2023

Bring down prices of eggs urgently

Government must address factors destabilising the kitchen market

July 16, 2023
July 16, 2023

We need an agricultural price commission to regulate prices

An independent body recommending viable prices for all commodities under its mandate, is something the government must consider.

June 12, 2023
June 12, 2023

No excuse good enough for the persistently high prices of essentials

Why aren’t local prices going down like global prices?

March 4, 2023
March 4, 2023

Shrinkflation: Downsizing in the time of inflation

How do we address the silent famine that is looming large?

October 28, 2022
October 28, 2022

On the verge of starvation

Govt must check food inflation, ensure food security for all

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