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A death-defying migration

A death-defying migration

Ziauddin Choudhury

Thu, May 16 2019

What causes people to take such a desperate decision?

Skilled to perfection

Skilled to perfection

Editorial

Sun, May 5 2019

High youth unemployment rates will always be a blight to any developing nation

43% of unemployed population addicted...

43% of unemployed population addicted...

Dhaka

Wed, Feb 27 2019

Around 7.5 million people addicted to drugs in Bangladesh 

Report: India's unemployment rate hit...

Report: India's unemployment rate hit...

Business

Thu, Jan 31 2019

The assessment by the National Sample Survey Office showed the unemployment rate stood at 6.1%

India's jobless rate hits 45-year high,...

India's jobless rate hits 45-year high,...

South Asia

Thu, Jan 31 2019

The report showed frighteningly high levels of unemployment among the young, with 18.7% of urban males...

How climate change is impacting plain...

How climate change is impacting plain...

Climate Change

Tue, Dec 18 2018

Agriculture is the main occupation of many members of ethnic minorities, but climate change has left...

If reelected, AL to launch two mega...

If reelected, AL to launch two mega...

Election

Tue, Dec 18 2018

The projects are- Karmotho Prokolpo for inefficient and semi-efficient manpower and Sudokkho Prokolpo...

What the people want

What the people want

Tribune Editorial

Sat, Dec 1 2018

It is unfortunate that in spite of an admirable economic growth rate, joblessness is still a serious...

Is anyone listening?

Is anyone listening?

Luba Khalili

Thu, Oct 18 2018

Strengthening our workforce from all angles is paramount

The right skills

The right skills

Editorial

Mon, Jul 16 2018

Moving forward, it is important for the government to capitalize on the youth’s potential

Overseas work opportunities offer a...

Overseas work opportunities offer a...

Business

Sun, Jul 15 2018

Bangladesh must invest in skills training to reap the benefits of its demographic dividend

Can a budget to retrain workers cut...

Can a budget to retrain workers cut...

Business

Tue, Jun 5 2018

The non-government unemployment estimate is nearly seven times as much as the government estimate

Quail, Turkey farming raises hope among...

Quail, Turkey farming raises hope among...

Nation

Sun, Apr 22 2018

With quail and similar fowl farming being a good, legal way to become self-sufficient, more and more...

The riptides underlying the student...

The riptides underlying the student...

Ziauddin Choudhury

Sun, Apr 15 2018

The recent student protests were only the tip of the iceberg

Govt jobs remain vacant despite growing...

Govt jobs remain vacant despite growing...

Bangladesh

Tue, Apr 10 2018

The government’s quota system causes a large number of positions to remain vacant

Global economy: In work, but out of...

Global economy: In work, but out of...

Economy

Sat, Sep 30 2017

Wages and salaries have grown -- but only gradually and at nothing like a rate to imply pressure

The right person for the right job

The right person for the right job

Opinion

Sun, Aug 27 2017

Our organasations need to start relying on effective staffing in order to succeed

A safety net for those who need it

A safety net for those who need it

Opinion

Sun, Aug 27 2017

Better jobs can go a long way

Why GDP growth does not translate to...

Why GDP growth does not translate to...

Economy

Sun, Jun 11 2017

Only 1.4m jobs were created in the country between 2013 and the FY2015-16, whereas the figure was 4m...

BBSMS demands withdrawal of proposed...

BBSMS demands withdrawal of proposed...

Economy

Tue, Jun 6 2017

'The proposed tax hike is a hidden initiative to hand this industry over to a British company on a...

The young and the worried

The young and the worried

Towheed Feroze

Mon, Nov 14 2016

Nepotism has become the only way to move ahead