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Challenges for 2020: For economy, it's...

Challenges for 2020: For economy, it's...

Business

Tue, Dec 31 2019

'The finance minister should have been pro-active to reduce mounting non-performing loans and address...

Effectiveness of dev funds is crucial...

Effectiveness of dev funds is crucial...

Business

Wed, Dec 18 2019

Say participants in a conference

LDC report 2019: Illicit money transfer...

LDC report 2019: Illicit money transfer...

Dhaka

Wed, Nov 20 2019

Country’s tax-GDP ratio is significantly low due to illicit transfer of money

State of Bangladesh economy in FY20:...

State of Bangladesh economy in FY20:...

Business

Sun, Nov 3 2019

CPD review underlines structural reforms, currency devaluation, seeks clarification about benefit from...

Speakers: Public service key to the...

Speakers: Public service key to the...

Dhaka

Sun, Jun 30 2019

The Aga Khan Foundation organizes a discussion titled ‘Public Service: Its Joy and Challenges’...

CPD: Only the upper-class benefits

CPD: Only the upper-class benefits

Economy

Fri, Jun 14 2019

The proposed budget for FY2019-20 lacks transparency in different areas, says the independent think...

CPD questions 8.13% growth in current...

CPD questions 8.13% growth in current...

Economy

Tue, Apr 23 2019

CPD has said projected GDP growth in FY19 is driven by the growth of the manufacturing sector

July-March exports soar riding on RMG...

July-March exports soar riding on RMG...

Business

Mon, Apr 8 2019

The export earnings are 7.20% higher than the target of $28.82 billion set for the period

Politics a major business venture, says...

Politics a major business venture, says...

Business

Thu, Nov 22 2018

This was stated at the release of UNCTAD’s ‘Least Developed Countries Report, 2018’...

Bangladesh fares well in South Asia...

Bangladesh fares well in South Asia...

Business

Sun, Oct 21 2018

Technological readiness is slowly making progress

Factory owners and workers told to rethink...

Factory owners and workers told to rethink...

Business

Mon, Sep 3 2018

The previous RMG wage board set Tk5,300 as a minimum with the basic salary of Tk3,000 for entry-level...

CPD in favour of ‘social upgradation’...

CPD in favour of ‘social upgradation’...

Dhaka

Thu, Aug 30 2018

It says workers need to be recognized as partners

CPD: Action plan for implementation...

CPD: Action plan for implementation...

Economy

Fri, Jun 8 2018

'There is no well-crafted action plan to implement the budget, strengthen revenue collection (and)...

Beating plastic pollution, saving...

Beating plastic pollution, saving...

Magazine

Tue, Jun 5 2018

Steps must be taken to tackle arguably one of the biggest environmental concerns of the century

CPD: Rohingya crisis affecting Bangladesh...

CPD: Rohingya crisis affecting Bangladesh...

Bangladesh

Mon, May 14 2018

As per the repatriation agreement, if Myanmar takes back 300 Rohingyas every month, then the problem...

'Banking sector akin to abused orphan...

'Banking sector akin to abused orphan...

Banks

Tue, Apr 17 2018

'They [the regulators] have created a crippled banking sector'

Developing Bangladesh: A new...

Developing Bangladesh: A new...

Development

Sat, Mar 10 2018

According to the 2015 assessment by CDP, a country needs 32 points (or less) in the economic risk index,...

Why we need to immediately recognise...

Why we need to immediately recognise...

Special Supplement

Thu, Mar 8 2018

“What does she do?” “Nothing – she's a housewife.” This is a response that is all too common in Bangladeshi...

‘Poverty originates in an unjust social...

‘Poverty originates in an unjust social...

Dhaka

Mon, Feb 26 2018

Speakers discuss renowned economist Professor Rehman Sobhan’s new book ‘Challenging Injustice in South...

‘Bangladesh civil society a dustbin...

‘Bangladesh civil society a dustbin...

Bangladesh

Wed, Jan 24 2018

Prime Minister Sheikh Hasina said ‘these people’ are always ready to grab state power through martial...

Experts: GDP can witness 10% growth...

Experts: GDP can witness 10% growth...

Economy

Mon, Jan 15 2018

Last year, the government formed the Blue Economy Cell to ensure proper exploration of marine resources...