Mohammad Suman

July 29, 2021
July 29, 2021

Wheat import drops for pandemic

Wheat import has declined by 15 per cent, or 9.91 lakh tonnes, year-on-year in fiscal 2020-21 for international price hike and a fall in local demand due to the pandemic.

July 27, 2021
July 27, 2021

Tk 20cr imported fabrics seized for duty evasion

Custom House, Chattogram seized 50 tonnes of fabrics worth Tk 20 crore last week on finding evidence of it being imported forging seals and signatures of Customs Bond Commissionerate, Dhaka.

July 14, 2021
July 14, 2021

Ctg customs revenue goes past Tk 50,000cr

The Customs House, Chattogram (CHC) clocked 23.23 per cent higher year-on-year revenue growth in the just-concluded fiscal year, fetching home Tk 51,577 crore.

July 12, 2021
July 12, 2021

Abul Khair Group beefs up free oxygen supply

Abul Khair Group is now expanding providing oxygen for free to western districts, having given 80 large cylinders to Rajshahi Medical College Hospital last week.

July 8, 2021
July 8, 2021

Extend the scope to non-RMG as well

The Bangladesh Trade and Tariff Commission (BTTC) has recommended the government extend the duty-free raw material import facility to the firms that sell a portion of their goods in overseas...

July 2, 2021
July 2, 2021

Many apparel workers walk to work

Many garment workers faced trouble yesterday as they walked to their workplaces in absence of public transport and for not having any transport arranged by the factories on the first day of a week...

June 21, 2021
June 21, 2021

Largest rooftop solar plant starts producing electricity

Youngone Corporation, the Korean multinational conglomerate, yesterday launched the country’s largest rooftop solar power plant in its Korean Export Processing Zone (KEPZ) to meet its electricity...

June 20, 2021
June 20, 2021

Govt misses out on refining oil cheaply

Bangladesh is missing out on refining imported crude oil cheaply and saving valuable foreign currencies as it uses a plant that is more than half a century old and has failed to set up a new unit...

June 17, 2021
June 17, 2021

Bogged down by waterlogging

As the monsoon begins, traders in Khatunganj, the country’s largest wholesale hub for essential commodities, are fearing recurrence of the menace of waterlogging and subsequent losses as two...

June 8, 2021
June 8, 2021

Fine doubles for wrong info in export-import documents

The government has amended the Customs Act, doubling the penalty for providing incorrect information in import and export documents even though wrong declarations do not lead to any duty evasion.