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Certification problem hurts exporters

Bangladesh, Sept. 15 -- Bangladeshi exporters encounter difficulties at different destinations as foreign buyers often discount the certification by the local authorised bodies who lack accredited lab... Read More


Beauty parlour business growing fast sans regulation, monitoring

Bangladesh, Sept. 4 -- Beauty parlour services in the country are expanding fast without proper regulations and monitoring by the government agencies, thus risking health hazards, insiders have said. ... Read More


Per bhori gold price increases by Tk 9,390 in a year

Bangladesh, Aug. 26 -- Price of gold in the local market has increased significantly in the last one year mainly due to the change in the international market. However, it was expected by the buyers ... Read More


Digging, waterlogging add to residents' woes

Bangladesh, Aug. 24 -- Delay in the construction work of a road at Ward No 26 under the Dhaka North City Corporation (DNCC) causes immense sufferings to local residents. Even no immediate respite fro... Read More


Foreign aid commitment to NGOs soars 30pc in FY'19

Bangladesh, Aug. 18 -- The commitment of overseas funds for local non-governmental organisations rose significantly last fiscal year, lifted by increased support for Rohingya refugees. More than 723,... Read More


BIDA one-stop phase-2 work to end by Sept

Bangladesh, July 2 -- The second phase work of virtual One-Stop Service (OSS) under the Bangladesh Investment Development Authority (BIDA) is scheduled to be completed by September, officials said. A... Read More