10 pc GDP growth achievable in 5 years, experts say how

Dhaka, Jan. 18 -- Although the government expressed the hope before the December-30 election to achieve 10 percent GDP growth by 2021, noted economists have said it will be very difficult to achieve i... Read More

Learn about Bangabandhu at DITF-2019

Dhaka, Jan. 11 -- The government is informing people about the life and career of Bangladesh's founding father Bangabandhu Sheikh Mujibur Rahman at the Dhaka International Trade Fair. A pavilion, 'Ba... Read More

Local clothes losing warmth in Dhaka's winter market

Dhaka, Jan. 9 -- At the onset of this winter, Kohinoor Begum visited the New Market here to buy a jacket for her granddaughter and found it hard to find one within her budget. "We checked the local b... Read More

DITF stall, pavilion construction progressing fast

Dhaka, Dec. 12 -- The construction of stalls and pavilions for the Dhaka International Trade Fair (DITF) has gathered pace as the opening day of the next edition approaches fast. Organisers and parti... Read More

Rod prices up by almost a fifth in one year

Dhaka, Dec. 9 -- The price of rods, the main input material in construction, has gone up by around 20 percent in a year in the local market, raising costs in the construction and real estate industry.... Read More