rice import

June 14, 2017
June 14, 2017

Govt to import 250,000 tonnes of rice from Vietnam

The government will import 250,000 tonnes of rice at Tk 908.85 crore from Vietnam under a government-to-government agreement.

May 9, 2017
May 9, 2017

Bangladesh to import 600,000 tonnes of rice

Bangladesh is to import 600,000 tonnes of rice in an effort to replenish reserves and rein in prices of the staple.

April 23, 2016
April 23, 2016

Bangladesh govt to make rice import costlier

With farmers ready to reap rice in the year's biggest rice season -- Boro -- in a week amidst concern over poor market price,

May 12, 2015
May 12, 2015

Rice import fallout

THE government has finally decided to impose a 10 percent duty on foreign rice to curb import of the grain. Needless to say this measure comes too late for the farmers and millers of the country.

May 10, 2015
May 10, 2015

10pc tax slapped on rice import

Finance Minister AMA Muhith says the government has decided to impose 10 percent tax on rice import.

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