Lychee season in full swing in Bangladesh

Photo shows lychees for sale at a stall in Dhaka, Bangladesh on June 16, 2021.(Photo: Xinhua)

Lychee season is now in full swing in Bangladesh with a variety of the delicious tropical fruit flooding capital Dhaka to make summer sweeter. Photo shows lychees for sale at a stall in Dhaka, Bangladesh on June 16, 2021.(Photo: Xinhua)   Photo shows lychees for sale at a stall in Dhaka, Bangladesh on June 16, […]

Asia Album: Lychee season in full swing in Bangladesh

Asia Album: Lychee season in full swing in Bangladesh

© Provided by Xinhua DHAKA, June 17 (Xinhua) — Lychee season is now in full swing in Bangladesh with a variety of the delicious tropical fruit flooding capital Dhaka to make summer sweeter. © Provided by Xinhua © Provided by Xinhua © Provided by Xinhua © Provided by Xinhua © Provided by Xinhua © Provided […]

Bangladesh is now among India’s top 5 export destinations

Bangladesh is now among India’s top 5 export destinations

: Bangladesh has surpassed Hong Kong to become India’s fourth biggest export destination in the first three months of the current calendar year, and climbed four notches to fare in the country’s top five export destinations in 2020-21 because of New Delhi’s diplomatic efforts, logistical ease and a robust demand for Indian farm produce. India’s […]

Dhaka urges UN to take immediate steps to resolve Rohingya crisis

File photo of rohingyas living in camps are trapped there for long, people are born into camps, grow up in camps and become adults in camps Syed Zakir Hossain/Dhaka Tribune Efforts of the UN Security Council always fell short of concrete action, says the foreign minister Foreign Minister AK Abdul Momen has urged the United […]

Discussions begin on Bangladesh trade agreement

Discussions begin on Bangladesh trade agreement

Cabinet approves Preferential Trade Agreement By Imsha Iqbal  Prime Minister of Sri Lanka Mahinda Rajapaksa and PrimeMinister of Bangladesh Sheikh Hasina The Sri Lankan Government is discussing the possibility of entering into a Preferential Trade Agreement (PTA) with Bangladesh, with whom it entered into a swap agreement recently, The Morning Business learns. Speaking to The […]

Bangladesh to host V20 Climate Vulnerables Finance Summit in July

Bangladesh to host V20 Climate Vulnerables Finance Summit in July

The government of Bangladesh has announced it will host the first ever virtual V20 Climate Vulnerables Finance Summit on July 8. The Summit will feature Prime Minister Sheikh Hasina, heads of state from Climate Vulnerable Forum member countries, and V20 or the twenty most vulnerable countries’ finance ministers, to mobilize significantly more robust economic and […]

Bangladesh authorities alerted to onion import from India

'Fair price' makes mustard farmers happy

REZAUL KARIM | Published: June 12, 2021 09:48:01 | Updated: June 12, 2021 15:44:45 Bangladesh can now avail competitive advantages through importing onion from India to offset its possible shortfall, said Bangladesh high commission in New Delhi, India. The mission’s observations came in a report on ‘Onion production and market situation of India’, which was […]

Implementing Bangladesh Delta Plan 2100

'Fair price' makes mustard farmers happy

John Roome | Published: June 11, 2021 21:57:25 Bangladesh features the world’s largest river delta, formed by the junction of three great rivers – the Ganges, the Brahmaputra, and the Meghna. Two out of every three Bangladeshis – about 110 million people – live within this delta and depend on it for their lives and […]

Bangladesh: Mangoes in Rajshahi Belt give good yield, but growers complain about prices

Bangladesh: Mangoes in Rajshahi Belt give good yield, but growers complain about prices

A drought without incessant rains or severe storms has been a positive for four mango-producing districts in Bangladesh’ Rajshahi division, but the region’s farmers are yet to see good fortune.  Mango trees on 83,673 hectares of land in Natore, Naogaon, Rajshahi and Chapainawabganj are expected to yield 852,000 tons of mangoes this year. According to […]