Padma Bank in Trouble: Fails to pay back BCTF’s overdue funds

The Bangladesh Climate Trust Fund (BCTF) has warned Padma Bank of legal action over its failure to pay back the fixed deposit receipt (FDR) worth Tk 29.1 crore upon maturity. The FDR had matured on May 25, and despite sending a letter to the troubled bank on May 20 of legal action if the amount […]

National body meet fails to reach consensus on oil price issue

Viral inequality and the farmers' struggle in India

ISMAIL HOSSAIN | Published: March 04, 2021 09:16:23 | Updated: March 04, 2021 10:10:02 A meeting of the national price monitoring and fixing committee under the Bangladesh Trade and Tariff Commission (BTTC) on Wednesday could not come to a consensus on a proposal of price hike of soybean oil. The meeting was held at the […]