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Bangladesh Bank recommends 300C for...

BB recommends 300C for jute

Business

Sun, Jul 18 2021

Subsidies are given up to 20%, depending on the sector

Jute mills to be leased to private sector...

BJMC jute mills to go private by this...

Business

Thu, Jul 8 2021

So far, 24 companies, including two Indian and one from the UK, have submitted 59 tenders for the lease...

59 local, Indian and British investors...

Local, Indian and British investors...

Bangladesh

Sun, Jun 27 2021

BJMC leasing out 17 of the 25 factories that have been bleeding for decades

Shut state-run jute mills to reopen...

Shut state-run jute mills to reopen...

Bangladesh

Wed, Apr 28 2021

BJMC, starting journey with 73 jute mills after 1971, has none now, but has 3,000 staff under its...

Operations of 25 state-owned jute mills...

Operations of 25 state-owned jute mills...

Bangladesh

Tue, Mar 2 2021

Last year, the government shut down production of the mills due to heavy losses

Pvt jute mill workers threaten to stall...

Pvt jute mill workers threaten to stall...

Nation

Wed, Feb 24 2021

The private jute mill workers have been staging protests for the past three months in favour of their...

Experts: Subsidise jute industry to...

Experts: Subsidise jute industry to...

Bangladesh

Mon, Dec 21 2020

About 50,000 jute mill workers have been sacked since the closure of 25 state-owned jute mills in early...

Monnujan: Govt will bring closed jute...

Monnujan: Govt will bring closed jute...

Nation

Tue, Oct 6 2020

Jute mills will be turned into profitable enterprises

BJA demands no tariffs on raw jute...

BJA demands no tariffs on raw jute...

Nation

Sun, Aug 30 2020

BJA Chairman Sheikh Sayed Ali voiced the demand during a press conference at the Humayun Kabir Balu auditorium...

Secretary: Govt eyes global market for...

Secretary: Govt eyes global market for...

Business

Tue, Aug 4 2020

The secretary said this when newly appointed Bangladeshi Ambassador to Uzbekistan Md Jahangir Alam met...

Jute mills shutdown: Academic activities...

Jute mills shutdown: Academic activities...

Nation

Mon, Jul 20 2020

Boniz Uddin Miah, liaison officer of BJMC Khulna zone, said on Monday that the process of bringing these...

Jute Minister: Workers will be informed...

Govt: Jute mill workers to be informed...

Bangladesh

Fri, Jul 3 2020

On Thursday, the government decided to shut production at 25 state-owned jute mills, providing 100% of...

Govt decides to shut down production...

State-owned jute mills to shut

Bangladesh

Thu, Jul 2 2020

The decision comes after the announcement to lay-off 25,000 workers earlier this week

Khalishpur Jute Mill workers announce...

Khalishpur Jute Mill workers announce...

Nation

Tue, May 19 2020

Earlier in the day, after receiving news that they will not receive a full festival bonus, workers of...

Khulna jute mills suffer from dearth...

Khulna jute mills suffer from dearth...

Nation

Sat, May 9 2020

The mills have a daily target of churning out 272 tons of products

Choppy waters ahead for the golden...

Choppy waters ahead for the golden...

Atikur Rahman

Mon, May 4 2020

The jute industry stands at a crossroads in the face of the Covid-19 pandemic-induced economic...

Eight state-owned jute mills resume...

Eight state-owned jute mills resume...

Nation

Sun, Apr 26 2020

For workers who are staying outside the mills’ colony and are unable to attend work due to lockdown,...

State-run jute mills in Khulna fail...

State-run jute mills in Khulna fail...

Business

Sat, Feb 1 2020

A total of 28,433 tons of jute products worth Tk227 crore yet remain unsold in the nine mills

Many fall sick as jute workers continue...

Many fall sick as jute workers continue...

Nation

Tue, Dec 31 2019

The protests are being held to force the government to accept their 11-point demand, including implementation...

State-owned jute mill workers go on...

State-owned jute mill workers go on...

Nation

Mon, Nov 18 2019

Their demands include setting up a wage commission and payment of overdue wages

Chittagong jute mill workers work abstention...

Chittagong jute mill workers work abstention...

Nation

Wed, May 15 2019

Workers also staged demonstrations in front of the mill gate