price hike of essentials

May 21, 2022
May 21, 2022

Why are rice prices soaring?

Reportedly, there is no shortage of it in the country

March 16, 2022
March 16, 2022

Ensure corruption-free distribution of Family Cards for the poor

We don’t need another botched govt relief programme for the poor

May 19, 2018
May 19, 2018

Govt failed to rein in Ramadan market: BNP

BNP senior leader Khandaker Mosharraf Hossain alleges that the government has completely failed to control the market at the beginning of the fasting month of Ramadan.

June 11, 2017
June 11, 2017

GARLIC gone crazy

When the price of garlic in China is plummeting with a huge harvest in the country's north, Bangladesh is seeing price hike of imported garlic.

June 10, 2016
June 10, 2016

Profiteers feast on sugar

Taking advantage of increased demand for sugar during Ramadan, many of the traders are making extra profits from the sweetener -- a practice that prompted strong warnings from Commerce Minister Tofail Ahmed.

June 7, 2016
June 7, 2016

Ramadan items dearer

Consumers are paying more for some essentials such as chickpea, sugar, garlic and khesari pulse as their prices have gone up on the eve of Ramadan, which starts today.

May 25, 2016
May 25, 2016

Steps if price list is not followed during Ramadan: DSCC mayor

Dhaka South City Corporation (DSCC) mayor warns of legal measures against the businessmen who would not follow the city corporation-determined price list while selling essentials this Ramadan.