Jagaran Chakma

March 24, 2022
March 24, 2022

Rod prices cross Tk 90,000 per tonne

The price of steel in Bangladesh has jumped 3.34 per cent within a span of just one week, with manufacturers citing it as a ripple effect of rising global demand for scrap and a recent hike of...

March 23, 2022
March 23, 2022

Bproperty creating an industry for second hand flats

In only a few years, property solutions provider Bproperty has created a branch of the real estate industry focused on the trade of second hand flats. Mark Nosworthy, CEO of Bproperty, sat with The...

March 23, 2022
March 23, 2022

Berger Fosroc opens new construction chemical plant

Berger Fosroc Ltd, a joint venture of Berger Paints Bangladesh and Fosroc International Ltd, yesterday opened a construction chemicals plant to cater for the growing domestic market for chemicals...

March 16, 2022
March 16, 2022

Medicine exports to developed markets on the rise

Medicine exports to the developed countries are steadily growing riding on the attainment of regulatory approval from the US, European and some other countries helped by Bangladesh’s capacity to...

March 10, 2022
March 10, 2022

Russia-Ukraine war fuels aluminium prices

The price of aluminium products in the domestic markets has increased abnormally in the last couple of weeks due to the rising cost of raw materials at the international level, according to...

March 7, 2022
March 7, 2022

Light commercial vehicle market expanding

The market for light commercial vehicles (LCVs) is growing steadily thanks to the rising number of small and medium enterprises and young entrepreneurs running businesses all over Bangladesh,...

March 6, 2022
March 6, 2022

Lack of technology, research barring jute diversification

The government’s jute diversification plan is a good initiative but its implementation has been slow due to a lack of technology, skilled manpower and relevant research, according to industry...

March 4, 2022
March 4, 2022

Competition choking small cement makers

Rising  freight rates globally for demand recovery and supply disruptions as  well as an increase in transport costs locally owing to a hike in diesel  prices have made it difficult for small-scale...

March 1, 2022
March 1, 2022

Construction of state economic zones taking too long

The implementation of the government’s plan to bring about large-scale industrialisation is in the slow lane as only two state-run economic zones are currently ready for setting up factories...

February 27, 2022
February 27, 2022

Foreign aid disbursement, commitment rises

Foreign assistance disbursement and commitment both increased in Bangladesh in the first seven months of the current fiscal year thanks to speedy release of funds and additional promises as support...