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OP-ED: The evils of rentier...

OP-ED: The evils of rentier...

Uncategorized

Thu, Sep 17 2020

Are we headed towards greater inequality?

CPD to govt: Consider downward revision...

'Consider downward revision of...

Bangladesh

Mon, Sep 14 2020

It suggests renegotiating with donor agencies, investors to transform coal-fired projects into renewable...

Budget recommendations for FY2021

Budget recommendations for FY2021

While the economy was already facing stress on different fronts, Covid-19 has only increased the...

Rescuing 75.7mn poor: CPD proposes monthly...

CPD proposes monthly handout of Tk8,000...

Bangladesh

Mon, Apr 13 2020

It demands rent subsidy for restaurants and tech start-ups, comprehensive stimulus package involving...

CPD: Political support a must for an...

CPD: Political support a must for an...

Dhaka

Sat, Feb 22 2020

'The banking sector is hostage to certain people and organizations'

CPD: Country to miss 30m job creation...

CPD: Country to miss 30m job creation...

Dhaka

Tue, Jan 21 2020

CPD and The Asia Foundation, with the help of the Citizen's Platform for SDGs- Bangladesh, organized...

LDC report 2019 : Bangladesh major victim...

LDC report 2019 : Bangladesh major victim...

Dhaka

Wed, Nov 20 2019

According to National Board of Revenue, total tax mobilized in fiscal 2018 was Tk2.06 trillion. In fiscal...

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...

Businesspeople worry about more money...

Businesspeople worry about more money...

Dhaka

Thu, Oct 10 2019

CPD survey finds people also apprehensive about adverse impact of banking sector problems in businesses...

CPD to ensure cleanliness of its under-construction...

CPD to ensure cleanliness of its under-construction...

Dhaka

Mon, Aug 19 2019

The building site was under supervision of the consulting firm and the contractor, CPD says

Developing sustainably

Developing sustainably

Editorial

Fri, Jun 28 2019

The rift between the rich and the poor will be the defining factor in holding us back

CPD: Budget is not in line with real...

CPD: Budget is not in line with real...

Economy

Thu, Jun 13 2019

The budget proposal for FY2019-20 was placed before parliament on Thursday

CPD: Strain on country's macro economy...

CPD: Strain on country's macro economy...

Economy

Tue, Jun 11 2019

'Bangladesh’s macro economy is currently under pressure than at any time in the past 10...

CPD dialogue: Higher growth fails to...

CPD dialogue: Higher growth fails to...

Business

Sun, Feb 10 2019

According to the World Bank, 2.1 million people are expected to enter Bangladesh's labour market...

Tipu Munshi: Don't frame innocent workers...

Tipu Munshi: Don't frame innocent workers...

Business

Sat, Jan 26 2019

The minister made the comment while addressing a dialogue on “Recent Wage Debates in the RMG Sector:...

CPD: Failing education system responsible...

CPD: Failing education system responsible...

Business

Mon, Dec 10 2018

Bring transparency in election expenditures, the think-tank stresses

It takes two to tango

It takes two to tango

Muhammad Zamir

Sat, Nov 3 2018

Improving the lives of RMG workers

CPD: Worker’ organisations in RMG sector...

CPD: Worker’ organisations in RMG sector...

Business

Fri, Aug 31 2018

The observation was made at the closing session of a conference titled 'Transformation in the RMG...

CPD: Shortage of trained management...

CPD: Shortage of trained management...

Business

Fri, Aug 31 2018

CPD has suggested seven medium to long term initiatives in order to improve management practices at ready-made...

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...