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Prices of edible oil fixed

Nazrul Islam ## The government has fixed the prices of edible oil to keep stable the price of the unrefined soybean and palm oil under control. Commerce minister...

Iran exporting more oil

Sajjadul Islam Sourobh ## With the U.S. campaign of “maximum pressure” now over, Iran’s oil customers may be growing a little bolder. Iranian crude remains...

Govt lowers rice import duty to 25pc to control prices

Dhaka Bureau ## The government has decided to lower the duty on the import of rice to 25 percent, down from 62.5 percent, to...

Benapole Customs issue directives to curb revenue evasion : Port Deputy Director obstruct

Staff Reporter ## After a one-day strike called by the Indian Workers' Union  demanding unloading of goods in a daily basis, the customs authorities...

SpiceJet: Indian airline turns to seaplanes to boost travel

Tanzer Mohsin Ankon ## Indian airline SpiceJet is turning to seaplanes to boost travel during the pandemic downturn. The country's biggest regional airline has approval for...

Govt preparing policy for poultry, dairy industries: Minister

Abdul Latif ## Fisheries and Livestock Minister SM Rezaul Karim has said the government is preparing policies for protecting the country's poultry and dairy industries. "We...

BSTI includes 43 new products under mandatory quality certificate

Dhaka Bureau ## Considering the growing demand among the general public on different products, including low fat milk, flavored milk, ice lolly, natural mehdi, dishwashing...

NBR pulls out all stops to expand tax net

Nuruzaman Liton ## To tighten the noose around tax evaders and expand the tax net, the National Board of Revenue (NBR) is pulling out all the...

Bank branches to remain closed on Tuesday in election areas

Motiar Rahman ## Bank branches will remain closed on Tuesday in parts of the country where elections and by-elections to different upazila and union councils will be held...

Moratorium extension to help businesses tide over Covid crisis: Finance Minister

Motiar Rahman ## Defending the central bank’s move for further relaxation of the bank loan repayment system by extending the moratorium till December 31, Finance...

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Neymar helps Brazil maintain perfect run in WC qualifiers

Sports Desk ## Neymar scored one goal and created the other as Brazil maintained their perfect start to World Cup qualifying with a 2-0 win...

17 killed in bus accident in India

International Desk ## At least 17 people were killed and five others were injured in a collision between a minibus and a JCB loader in...

Guterres tapped for 2nd term as UN chief

International Desk ## The United Nations Security Council on Tuesday approved Secretary General Antonio Guterres for a second term, with conflict resolution set to top...

Covid-19 claims 36 more lives, infects 2,537

Staff Reporter ## With the deaths of 36 more people in the last 24 hours until 8:00 am on Wednesday,Bangladesh's Covid-19 death count now...

Finance Minister dismisses claim of 2.5 crore new poor

  Abdul Latif ## Finance Minister AHM Mustafa Kamal on Wednesday discounted a claim that the coronavirus pandemic has made up to 2.5 crore new poor...