Duck meat exports emerges as a potential export item

Duck meat exports have shown the potentiality as a new export item in line with the increasing demand among the expatriate Bangladeshis. 

Trading debut to be made by Index Agro on April 7

Officials have stated that Index Agro Industries will make their trading debut on April 7 once they complete the listing process.

Shrimp farmers started cultivating Vannamei on a trial basis

Shrimp farmers have finally started cultivating Vannamei shrimp on a trial basis in line with the pleas from exporters as locally grown...

x-ray fluorescence (XRF) machines are being used for crop breeding process

The x-ray fluorescence (XRF) machine, a common name in the mining industry, is now being used for the crop breeding process. It...

Poultry industry operators demand tax holiday

Poultry breeders and feed millers, on 28th March (Sunday) demanded the government for a 10-year tax holiday to facilitate their recovery from...

Exporters see potentials in tomato exports

The exporters can see huge potentiality in tomato exports. They believe it could be a major source of foreign exchange earnings for...

Country’s vegetable exports witnessed 55% decline

Bangladesh’s vegetable export has declined to a three-year low this fiscal year. Again, export to European Union (EU) has almost stopped due...

Brindaban Tea Garden produced yellow tea for first time in the country

Bangladesh has developed highly valued yellow tea recently, other than black, green and white tea. This will lead Bangladesh to another level...

Govt imported 1.50 lakh tonnes of low-protein wheat from Argentina

Bangladesh – one of the largest buyers of Russian wheat in recent years, turned to Argentina this year as Russia banned the...

Farmers express enthusiasm for Boro Cultivation due to higher prices

Farmers are very much enthusiastic for the upcoming Boro harvest. Rice cultivation has soared during the current Boro season due to higher...

Agri loan disbursement increased on lower interest despite banks lagging behind the target

Agricultural loan distribution raised by 7 per cent in the July-February of FY21 compared to the same period of the previous FY....

WB study recognized Bangladesh as the 3rd most agriculturally digitalised country in South Asia

A recent study of the World Bank revealed that Bangladesh is third among the most agriculturally digitalised countries in South Asia. Bangladesh...

Index Agro to hold IPO lottery draw

As of December 23, 2020, Index Agro Industries received IPO sanction from the Bangladesh Securities and Exchange Commission (BSEC). It raised Tk...

Public sugar mills modernization facing hurdles, sugar farmers witnessed huge losses

The government’s project of modernizing public sugar mills seems bleak as for the lack of interests of any potential party. The government...

ARK Sea Foods Limited MD Amin Ullah elected for BFFEA president

Amin Ullah, the managing director of the ARK Sea Foods Limited, has been elected as the president of Bangladesh Frozen Foods Exporters...

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Country’s imports from ACU nations increase by 23pc

Imports from the Asian Clearing Union (ACU) member countries increased by more than 23 per cent in the March-April period of this...

Bangladesh’s dry food export witnessed six times growth

Country’s export of the dry food items has made a significant six and half times growth, with a shipment of $243.47 million...

US apparel import from Bangladesh dropped by 8.55pc in Jan-March

Bangladesh’s apparel export to the United States dropped by 8.55 per cent in the third quarter (January-March) of FY2021 due to the...

Profit of the Kohinoor Chemical rise by 398pc in Q3

Kohinoor Chemical Company (Bangladesh) Limited, operating under the brand name of ‘Tiber’ posted a 398 per cent growth in earnings per share...

30% dividend approved by Delta Brac Housing for 2020

Delta Brac Housing Finance Corporation Limited’s (DBH) shareholders on May 6 unanimously approved a 30 per cent dividend, of which 15 per...

Dividends declared by MBL, AIBUL mutual funds

The two closed-end mutual funds, Mercantile Bank Ltd (MBL) 1st Mutual Fund and Al-Arafah Islami Bank Ltd (AIBL) 1st Islamic Mutual Fund’s...

United Power earnings doubled in Q3 after acquiring two power plant shares

In a filing with Dhaka Stock Exchange (DSE) on 4th May (Tuesday), United Power Generation and Distribution Company stated its earnings doubled...

Golden Harvest incurred loss in January-March period

In a filing with the Dhaka Stock Exchange (DSE) on 3rd May (Monday), the Golden Harvest Agro Industries posted that it lost...