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BD hits global headlines for blackout PDF Print E-mail
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Sunday, 02 November 2014 10:37

Bangladesh has been in the limelight of global media again and this time for a wrong reason -- countrywide blackout. The country plunged into darkness on Saturday as the national grid collapsed twice due to a major

Last Updated on Sunday, 02 November 2014 13:54
Govt to import wheat from Ukraine PDF Print E-mail
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Monday, 27 October 2014 14:36

The government is set to import 2.5 lakh tonnes of wheat, each unit at $297.50, from Ukraine through state level arrangement.

Finance Minister AMA Muhith approved the proposal for the import in a meeting with the cabinet committee on economic affairs yesterday. The proposal comes with a waiver from the Public Procurement Regulations.

A target of collecting 9 lakh tonnes of wheat through import has been set in this fiscal year's budget.

Bidders sometimes fail to supply wheat on time although it is imported through international bidding, according to the proposal.

DSE, CSE see downturn PDF Print E-mail
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Monday, 27 October 2014 12:47

Dhaka Stock Exchange (DSE) and Chittagong Stock Exchange (CSE) witnessed negative trend in early hours of trading on Monday, maintaining the previous day’s downturn. DSEX, the prime index of the DSE went down by

Last Updated on Monday, 27 October 2014 13:18

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