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‘Bangladesh lacks policy framework,...

‘Bangladesh lacks policy framework for...

Bangladesh

Fri, Jul 30 2021

The government should prioritize economic policies for people, not merely for GDP growth, says a...

How is transshipment working out for...

How is transshipment working out for...

Bangladesh

Tue, Jul 6 2021

Not very well, but the reason are not what critics think they are

What are the impacts of the Covid-19...

What are the impacts of the Covid-19...

Bangladesh

Mon, Jun 28 2021

According to the World Health Organization, there were complete or partial lockdowns in at least 82 countries...

Prioritizing employment generation a...

Prioritizing employment generation a...

Business

Mon, May 31 2021

This requires increasing decentralized government projects and focusing on the desired development of...

Experts: Bangladesh should start preparations...

Experts: Bangladesh should start preparations...

Business

Thu, Apr 8 2021

Debapriya Bhattacharya, a distinguished fellow of the Centre for Policy Dialogue (CPD), said that in...

Remittance: Why was it the highest amid...

Remittance: Why was it the highest amid...

Business

Sun, Jan 17 2021

World Bank projects remittance inflows to Bangladesh at $20 billion in 2020

Experts: Relief should be based on vulnerable...

Experts: Relief should be based on vulnerable...

Bangladesh

Mon, Dec 28 2020

The observation was made at a virtual dialogue organized by CPD and Oxfam in Bangladesh in partnership...

Working poverty was going down, until...

Working poverty was going down, until...

Business

Wed, Dec 16 2020

With the new wage structure in several sectors including RMG, agriculture, leather and tea, its workers’...

CPD: Stimulus packages flattered to...

CPD: Stimulus packages flattered to...

Economy

Thu, Nov 5 2020

A large chunk of youths have lost their jobs due to the Covid-induced economic slowdown, they say

'Look at the sources, terms and conditions...

'Examine sources, terms before...

Economy

Tue, Oct 27 2020

External borrowing will continue to play an important role in Bangladesh’s fiscal framework and...

GDP growth data not credible, says...

GDP growth data not credible, says...

Economy

Sun, Aug 16 2020

As per the provisional data of Bangladesh Bureau of Statistic (BBS), Bangladesh posted 5.24% GDP growth...

Lowest projected GDP growth in 25...

Lowest projected GDP growth in 25...

Economy

Sun, Jun 7 2020

CPD says economy to grow by only 2.5% in outgoing FY2020

Economists call for micro-macro finance...

Economists call for micro-macro finance...

Business

Sat, Feb 15 2020

Rehman Sobhan pointed out that deinstitutionalization and non-uniformity of laws and regulations existed...

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