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Debapriya: New conversation on int'l...

Debapriya: New conversation on int'l...

Bangladesh

Wed, Dec 4 2019

Global conversation, based on real-time knowledge and evidence is important, he said

Global competitive ranking: Bangladesh...

Global competitive ranking: Bangladesh...

Business

Wed, Oct 9 2019

Bangladesh ranked 105 out of the 141 countries

Dr Debapriya appointed to UN body on...

Dr Debapriya appointed to UN body on...

Bangladesh

Sun, Aug 26 2018

He will serve as a member on the 24-member strong committee for three years

CPD proposes Tk10,028 as minimum wage...

CPD proposes Tk10,028 as minimum wage...

Business

Mon, Aug 6 2018

CPD Distinguished Fellow Mustafizur Rahman moderated the dialogue

Rehman Sobhan: This is a dangerous situation...

Rehman Sobhan: This is a dangerous situation...

Business

Mon, Jun 25 2018

'But now the capital market is non-functioning and industries are heavily dependent on commercial...

CPD: Diagnose why nothing has been done...

CPD: Diagnose why nothing has been done...

Business

Mon, Jun 25 2018

'Virtually every problem that has been identified today was identified 40 years ago, in reports I...

Speakers: Ensure proper utilization...

Speakers: Ensure proper utilization...

Bangladesh

Wed, Jun 6 2018

'Financing is the key to effectively pursuing the 2030 Agenda and should remain a priority in the...

CPD: Bangladesh labour standards lagging...

CPD: Bangladesh labour standards lagging...

Business

Tue, May 15 2018

Representatives from the Centre for Policy Dialogue (CPD) have said that Bangladesh is lagging...

Low income employment replacing jobless...

Low income employment replacing jobless...

Economy

Tue, Apr 17 2018

'The employment generated in the last two fiscal years was in the informal sector, where workplace status...

CPD identifies 2017 as year of banking...

CPD identifies 2017 as year of banking...

Economy

Sat, Jan 13 2018

Debapriya Bhattacharya says a series of scam has already marked FY2017-18 which actually is a reflection...

Pascal Lamy: Inequality causing frustration...

Pascal Lamy: Inequality causing frustration...

Business

Sun, Jan 7 2018

The former WTO chief has come to Bangladesh to seek vote in favour of his country (France)

2017 in review: Economy expands despite...

2017 in review: Economy expands despite...

Special

Thu, Dec 28 2017

The financial sector faced a number of serious challenges this year

Access to electricity: Bangladesh at...

Access to electricity: Bangladesh at...

Power & Energy

Wed, Nov 22 2017

The “Least Developed Countries Report 2017” report was launched in Bangladesh on Wednesday

CPD: Tk7,126 crore needed to host the...

CPD: Tk7,126 crore needed to host the...

Bangladesh

Sat, Nov 11 2017

The think tank has estimated the 10-month fund requirement based on an estimation of the UNHCR for six...

Challenges that lie ahead

Challenges that lie ahead

Muhammad Zamir

Sat, Nov 4 2017

Where we have done well, and where we lag behind

Water minister: Corruption not a major...

Water minister: Corruption not a major...

Dhaka

Thu, Oct 19 2017

Several water and disaster experts have blamed heavy corruption in the water sector for poor disaster...

Rohingya influx may hurt Bangladesh...

Rohingya influx may hurt Bangladesh...

Bangladesh

Thu, Sep 28 2017

The intensity of these impacts will be more visible when flow of international aid lessens, experts...

The Swiss Bank money laundering...

The Swiss Bank money laundering...

Corruption

Thu, Jul 13 2017

The total deposited amount in Swiss banks from Bangladesh stood at Tk4,730cr in 2015

CPD calls on govt to form reform commission...

CPD calls on govt to form reform commission...

Economy

Tue, Jul 11 2017

'Tk2,000 crore set aside for banks can be swept aside like a speck of dust. This will have no impact...

A budget that’s not so friendly  to...

A budget that’s not so friendly to...

Economy

Sun, Jun 4 2017

The proposed budget has announced the allocations for women in 43 ministries where 12 has seen a significant...

CPD: Inflation rate will not fall as...

CPD: Inflation rate will not fall as...

Economy

Fri, Jun 2 2017

CPD asked the government to specify how they planned to achieve the tax revenue targets and urged them...