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Industries Minister: No decision to...

'No decision to shut down sugar...

Parliament

Tue, Jan 19 2021

Sugarcane threshing in six mills was kept suspended for the 2020-2021 season

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...

Sugar mill closures pose worker transfer...

Sugar mill closures pose worker transfer...

Nation

Sun, Dec 6 2020

Thousands in fear of losing jobs, with seasonal and contract workers at greater risk than permanent...

Thakurgaon Sugar Mills upgrade remains...

Thakurgaon Sugar Mills upgrade remains...

Nation

Thu, Oct 11 2018

BSFIC sources said two tenders were floated in September and November 2017, to appoint a contractor,...

Workers cultivate sugarcane to save...

Workers cultivate sugarcane to save...

Nation

Wed, Oct 3 2018

As farmers are not doing so, the mill’s employees have turned to cultivating their own sugarcane...

BSFIC chief engineer among four charged...

BSFIC chief engineer among four charged...

Corruption

Thu, Mar 22 2018

The Anti-Corruption Commission has discovered a sugar mill GM was in cahoots with contractors to defraud...

Month-long strike at Natore Sugar Mill...

Month-long strike at Natore Sugar Mill...

Business

Sun, Feb 25 2018

'The workers of this mill are living in great difficulty with these paltry wages. On top of that, they...

Carew: The discreet distillery

Carew: The discreet distillery

Business

Tue, Aug 1 2017

The government is planning to open more distilleries to offset losses in the state-owned sugar

Sugarcane field goes up in flames in...

Sugarcane field goes up in flames in...

Nation

Sat, Nov 19 2016

The controversial Shahebganj sugarcane farmland of Rangpur Sugar Mills Ltd in Gobindaganj upazila, Gaibandha...

Sugar mill limps with old

Sugar mill limps with old

Bangladesh

Sat, Nov 12 2016

Though sugarcane production has increased this year, productivity of Kushtia Sugar Mill is on the decline...