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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...

Tofail criticizes CPD for its report...

Tofail criticizes CPD for its report...

Economy

Sun, Jan 14 2018

The minister says CPD’s censure comes at a time when Bangladesh is going to graduate from LDCs in...

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...

‘We need to work more carefully to achieve...

‘We need to work more carefully to achieve...

Bangladesh

Thu, Dec 7 2017

Prof Rehman Sobhan said the government must formulate plans to attain the SDGs keeping development across...

Middle class feels the squeeze at rising...

Middle class feels the squeeze at rising...

Economy

Tue, Nov 28 2017

In 2016, the national household income was at Tk15,945, a 45% increase from Tk7,203 in 2005. On the other...