Bangladesh’s agri products export opens new windows

Bangladesh’s agri products export opens new windows

Bangladesh’s exports of agricultural goods brought over $1 billion in FY22. According to Export Promotion Bureau (EPB) figures, agricultural products and processed foods brought $1.16 billion in foreign exchange in FY22, a 13.04% increase from the previous year. In FY21, Bangladeshi agricultural exports exceeded $1 billion for the first time in the nation’s 50-year history. […]

Man Utd finish off Forest to cruise into League Cup final

Manchester United manager Erik ten Hag said winning trophies is the standard that should be demanded at Old Trafford after beating Nottingham Forest 2-0 Wednesday and 5-0 on aggregate to reach the League Cup final. Anthony Martial and Fred scored the goals for Ten Hag’s men in the final 17 minutes of the semi-final, second […]

Martial, Fred strike as Man United ease past Forest into final

Martial, Fred strike as Man United ease past Forest into final

Second-half goals from Anthony Martial and Fred earned Manchester United a comfortable 2-0 win over Nottingham Forest on Wednesday to secure a 5-0 aggregate win and a place in the League Cup final. January signing Wout Weghorst almost followed his goal in the first leg with another in an opening period of few clear-cut chances, […]

Man United finish off Forest to ease into League Cup final

Man United finish off Forest to ease into League Cup final

AFP, Manchester Thu Feb 2, 2023 06:14 AM Last update on: Thu Feb 2, 2023 08:56 AM Manchester United forward Anthony Martial wasted little time on his return from injury, scoring the opening goal just nine minutes after coming onto the pitch during the Red Devils’ 2-0 win against Nottingham Forest in the second leg […]

Mobile court drive finds emissions from most cars above legal pollution limit

Mobile court drive finds emissions from most cars above legal pollution limit

The environment department conducted a total of five mobile court drives in Dhaka, Gazipur and Savar as part of the campaign. The officials said the standard emission limit of a vehicle is 65 HSU. But the nine vehicles tested by the mobile court emitted smoke beyond the standard. The tolerable noise limit is 60 decibels […]

Demand for ginger and garlic outstrips production in Bangladesh

Demand for ginger and garlic outstrips production in Bangladesh

Traders from Bangladesh claim that the demand for ginger has increased five times and garlic three times in the last decade. On the contrary, ginger production has stopped at almost one place. Although the production of garlic has increased slightly, it is less than the demand. This increases the import dependence of ginger-garlic. The government […]

FAO to implement a project to promote production, marketing of jackfruit

Published: January 31, 2023 20:58:35 A new project will support small-scale farmers and entrepreneurs to benefit from the country’s national fruit. Nutritious jackfruit is one of the most important and widely grown fruits in the country but its potential has been largely unexploited. The project, which will be implemented by the Food and Agriculture Organization […]

New Age

FAO representative in Bangladesh Robert D Simpson said that jackfruit had great … accounting for more than one-fifth of total fruit production. Source link