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Study: Bangladesh has second-worst roads in Asia

Update : 01 Mar 2018, 12:14 AM
According to the Global Competitiveness Index of 2017-2018, Bangladesh has the second-worst roads in Asia. Rajib DharThe index has a score of 1-7. Bangladesh scored just 3.1 for quality of roads, a subsection under infrastructure. In terms of overall infrastructure, Bangladesh scored worse with 2.9, the second-worst among Asian countries. Focus BanglaThe only country below Bangladesh is Nepal – which has a dismal 2.8 score and is prone to earthquakes, floods, and landslides. Off-road vehicles are the primary means of transport in Himalayan mountain roads BigstockThe best roads in Asia belong to Singapore which has a score of 6.3 out of 7.   Traffic on a road in Chinatown of Singapore BigstockThe index, as prepared by the World Economic Forum, is part of an annual report which examines a wide range of variables to rank countries in terms of competitiveness in the global context. The entire report is attached below:
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