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Bangladesh flies in onion supplies as price hits record high

DHAKA: Bangladesh is urgently importing onions by air as the price of the essential ingredient in local dishes soared to record highs, an official said on Sunday, with even the prime minister chopping the bulb from her menu. The price of onions — a sensitive subject in South Asia where ...

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Bangladesh Bank sets 9% interest for onion import

DHAKA: The Bangladesh Bank (BB) has asked all scheduled banks to finance onion imports with 9% interest, aimed at preventing the upward trend of the onion price in the country. “Recently, it is noticed that the onion price in the local market is upward due to rise in the price ...

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