China Donates Agricultural Machinery to Bangladesh

China on Tuesday [25 April 2017] handed over 6,004 pieces of farm machinery and agricultural equipment to Bangladesh’s Ministry of Agriculture under a grant aid program to help the country modernize its agriculture sector. Chinese Ambassador to Bangladesh Ma Mingqiang handed over the farm machineries and agricultural equipments to Secretary of Bangladesh’s Ministry of Agriculture

Chinese-backed Agricultural “E-village” Launched in Northern Dhaka

Bangladesh has launched a China-aided project to augment agricultural production by using cutting edge technologies. The “e-village” project was launched in Dhaka on Thursday [19 January 2017]. Bangladesh’s leading Bangabandhu Sheikh Mujibur Rahman Agricultural University in association with the Prime Minister Sheikh Hasina’s ruling Bangladesh Awami League Party’s research wing, the Center for Research and

China to Promote Jute and Viscose Rayon Production in Bangladesh

China will support Bangladesh for BMRE (Balancing, Modernization, Rehabilitation and Expansion) work of its jute mills and producing viscose, a type of rayon. In this connection on Sunday [13 November 2016], a Minutes of Discussion (MOD) was signed between the Bangladesh Jute Mills Corporation (BJMC) and the Textile Industrial Corporation for Foreign Economic and Technical

Farmers in Himachal Pradesh, Northern India, Upset over Flood of Cheap Apples and Smuggled Garlic from China

Union Health Minister J.P. Nadda met Union Minister of State for Commerce Nirmala Sitaraman on Thursday [9 July 2015] and discussed ways of protecting farmers of Himachal Pradesh who are up against cheap Chinese apples and garlic. He said the Chinese apples with low import tariff and garlic with zero duty were being dumped in