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Bangladesh to invest in hydroelectricity...

Bangladesh to invest in hydroelectricity...

Foreign Affairs

Sun, Oct 16 2016

Commerce Minister Tofail Ahmed announced on Sunday plans with Nepal for joint investments in a hydroelectric...

Popular Pharmacuticals plans to raise...

Popular Pharmacuticals plans to raise...

Stock Market

Sun, Oct 16 2016

Popular Pharmaceuticals, a local medicine manufacturer, plans to raise funds from the stock market for...

China, BD firms sign $13.6bn deals

China, BD firms sign $13.6bn deals

Bangladesh

Sat, Oct 15 2016

A total of 13 agreements of $13.6 billion were signed between Bangladesh and Chinese companies in the...

Why the visit matters

Why the visit matters

Bangladesh

Fri, Oct 14 2016

Economists and business leaders talk to Dhaka Tribune

BCCCI chief: Investment to take centre...

BCCCI chief: Investment to take centre...

Bangladesh

Fri, Oct 14 2016

'We don’t think any animosity will arise with a friendly neighbour like India due to such visit and investment...

Chinese investment may close trade...

Chinese investment may close trade...

Bangladesh

Fri, Oct 14 2016

China’s investment in RMG backward linkage, textile and technology can help Bangladesh reduce trade gap...

Gas crisis hits garment backward linkage...

Gas crisis hits garment backward linkage...

Business

Tue, Oct 11 2016

‘The production in factories fell by at least 40% because of gas shortage’

ONE MONTH OF TAMPACO FIRE: Trade unions...

ONE MONTH OF TAMPACO FIRE: Trade unions...

Bangladesh

Mon, Oct 10 2016

Lengthy and cumbersome registration process, lack of initiatives by trade union federations and negative...

ONE MONTH OF TAMPACO FIRE: Safety inspections...

ONE MONTH OF TAMPACO FIRE: Safety inspections...

Regulations

Sun, Oct 9 2016

The Tampaco fire is one of the latest in a long line of domestic industrial accidents that keep claiming...

Alliance: 55% high-priority repairs...

Alliance: 55% high-priority repairs...

Business

Fri, Oct 7 2016

Alliance for Bangladesh Worker Safety said yesterday 55% of high-priority repairs and 63% of all required...

WTO: Global apparel consumption...

WTO: Global apparel consumption...

Business

Wed, Oct 5 2016

Global consumption of apparel products has slipped by 7.92% in 2015 to $445 billion since 2008 economic...

Tannery shift faces treatment plant...

Tannery shift faces treatment plant...

Bangladesh

Sun, Oct 2 2016

Tanneries in Dhaka are stalling on their relocation to Savar claiming that the state funded Central Effluent...

Housing facilities for tannery workers...

Housing facilities for tannery workers...

Bangladesh

Sat, Oct 1 2016

Trade union leaders, civil society members came up with the call at a seminar titled “Relocation of Tanneries:...

Dutch minister: Living wage a challenge...

Dutch minister: Living wage a challenge...

Business

Fri, Sep 30 2016

Bangladesh faces the challenges of ensuring living wages for workers, transparency in value chain and...

Colonial legacy barrier to free flow...

Colonial legacy barrier to free flow...

Bangladesh

Wed, Sep 28 2016

Today is Rights to Information Day and on this occasion the Chief Information Commissioner Professor...

Bangladesh tops countries to face Brexit...

Bangladesh tops countries to face Brexit...

Bangladesh

Mon, Sep 26 2016

Bangladesh is followed by India, Pakistan, South Africa, Mauritius, Seychelles, Ghana, Sri Lanka, Kenya...

Urban poverty a big challenge towards...

Urban poverty a big challenge towards...

Business

Sun, Sep 25 2016

Urban population in Bangladesh will rise to between 91m and 102m by 2050, which will be 44% of total...

Export contribution to GDP...

Export contribution to GDP...

Bangladesh

Thu, Sep 22 2016

Exports contribution to the Gross domestic Products (GDP) at current price has continued to decline for...

RMG sustainable sourcing conference...

RMG sustainable sourcing conference...

Business

Thu, Sep 22 2016

The Kingdom of the Netherlands and Bangladesh Garment Manufacturers and Exporters Association (BGMEA)...

Four more RMG factories complete...

Four more RMG factories complete...

Business

Mon, Sep 12 2016

Four more apparel factories producing clothing products for  Alliance for Bangladesh Worker Safety signatory...

Lack of accountability leads to Tongi...

Lack of accountability leads to Tongi...

Bangladesh

Sun, Sep 11 2016

‘It has been a tradition in the country that the owners go unpunished and the workers are the ones who...