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OP-ED: Reset or acceleration?

OP-ED: Reset or acceleration?

Farid Erkizia Bakht

Wed, Jan 13 2021

In this year of anniversaries, which will eventually prove to be more significant?

PM places three proposals for durable...

PM places three proposals for durable...

Bangladesh

Wed, Jun 3 2020

The five-day Ocean Dialogue which began on June is being hosted online by the World Economic Forum and...

Which are the most innovative economies...

Which are the most innovative economies...

Economy

Wed, Mar 11 2020

An economy’s response to megatrends can dictate its long-term success

1 million species at risk of extinction...

1 million species at risk of extinction...

World

Mon, Jan 20 2020

The World Economic Forum is launching a series of New Nature Economy (NNE) reports in 2020, making the...

WEF report: Bangladesh topmost in gender...

WEF report: Bangladesh topmost in gender...

Bangladesh

Tue, Dec 17 2019

Bangladesh is also the only South Asian country in the list of global top 100 countries

WEF: Bangladesh slips two notches in...

WEF: Bangladesh slips two notches in...

Business

Wed, Nov 20 2019

The more competitive a country is, the more likely it is that it will be able to improve living standards,...

WEF: 1 in 5 Bangladeshis to be landless...

WEF: 1 in 5 Bangladeshis to be landless...

Climate Change

Tue, Nov 12 2019

New study claims rising sea levels far worse that previously calculated  

Graduation to developing country: ‘Bangladesh...

Graduation to developing country: ‘Bangladesh...

Business

Wed, Oct 16 2019

Centre for Policy Dialogue (CPD), a local think tank, released the report on behalf of the WEF

PM to brief media Wednesday

PM to brief media Wednesday

Dhaka

Mon, Oct 7 2019

The prime minister went to the US to attend the 74th UNGA session on September 22

PM urges India not to abruptly stop...

PM urges India not to abruptly stop...

Foreign Affairs

Fri, Oct 4 2019

She added that Dhaka would appreciate if New Delhi informed Bangladesh beforehand while taking any such...

WEF to arrange event on Bangabandhu’s...

WEF to arrange event on Bangabandhu’s...

Nation

Wed, Jul 3 2019

Foreign Secretary Md Shahidul Haque briefed reporters after the meeting held at the WEF’s executive...

What the 4th Industrial Revolution has...

What the 4th Industrial Revolution has...

Muhammad Mehedi Masud

Thu, Feb 14 2019

Is our workforce ready for the changes to come?

WEF: Bangladesh’s labour force participation...

WEF: Bangladesh’s labour force participation...

Business

Wed, Dec 19 2018

In these roles, 89.3% of workforce constitutes of males while only 10.7% are female

WEF report: Unstable energy prices main...

WEF report: Unstable energy prices main...

Business

Sat, Dec 1 2018

Other risks include failure of national governance, cyber-attacks, failure of regional and global governance,...

Experts: Wider data management, IT-skilled...

Experts: Wider data management, IT-skilled...

Business

Tue, Nov 13 2018

The comments were made at a national workshop on 4IR

Global Competitiveness Report: Bangladesh...

Global Competitiveness Report: Bangladesh...

Business

Wed, Oct 17 2018

Even after moving down a notch in the ranking, Bangladesh still remained the most open in South Asia...

PM invited to WEF annual meeting

PM invited to WEF annual meeting

Bangladesh

Wed, Sep 26 2018

The invitation was extended by the WEF president during a courtesy call in New York on Tuesday

Dhaka wants direct air link with Hanoi,...

Dhaka wants direct air link with Hanoi,...

Foreign Affairs

Thu, Sep 13 2018

Both of them also agreed on greater exchange of visits at the official level and deepening of people-to-people...

US-China trade spat looms over regional...

US-China trade spat looms over regional...

Asia Pacific

Wed, Sep 12 2018

The current edition of the WEF, which closes Thursday, is officially themed 'Entrepreneurship and...

Oxfam: Top fashion brand CEOs work 4...

Oxfam: Top fashion brand CEOs work 4...

World

Mon, Jan 22 2018

The report released on Monday has been launched as political and business elites gather for the World...

Iceland becomes first country to legalize...

Iceland becomes first country to legalize...

World

Tue, Jan 2 2018

The organizations who fail to prove pay parity will face fines