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World Bank approves $560m for power supply, microenterprises in Bangladesh

 World Bank approves $560m for power supply, microenterprises in Bangladesh   The World Bank has approved $560 million for two projects in Bangladesh to improve power supply and help microenterprises become environmentally sustainable. “The World Bank is helping Bangladesh overcome barriers to higher growth. Unreliable power supply and environmentally-unstainable enterprises hinder a county’s competitiveness and […]

Four refusals in 34 days: BNP denied permission to hold rallies in Dhaka The flag of BNP The 29th and 30th provisions of DMP Ordinance, 1976 empower the DMP commissioner to ban rallies and programs in the city. The BNP had announced four rallies in Dhaka following the incarceration of its chairperson Khaleda Zia in […]

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The rich get richer, the poor get poorer Abu Afsarul Haider The title of this piece is not just a cliché, but also a fact. Over the past two decades, Bangladesh has been experiencing an impressive economic growth. Technically, we had already achieved the lower-middle-income status in 2015 by increasing our Gross National Income (GNI), […]

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Palestinians prepared for further protests near the Gaza border Saturday, a day after a major demonstration led to clashes that saw Israeli forces kill 16 people in the bloodiest day since a 2014 war. Protesters began returning to a tent city erected near the border with Israel to resume the demonstration planned to last six […]

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Champaka: Bangladesh U-18 pacers have got the potential BCB High Performance bowling coach Champaka RamanayakeBCB Champaka Ramanayake said the time is right to groom these young pacers for the future. In order to find out talents in the junior level, a 10-day long pace bowlers’ camp involving the U-18 cricketers started under the supervision of […]

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বিবিএসের শ্রমশক্তি জরিপের তথ্য চার কোটি ৮২ লাখ প্রকৃত বেকার বেসরকারি খাতে কাঙ্ক্ষিত বিনিয়োগ না হওয়াসহ তিন কারণে বাড়ছে বেকারের সংখ্যা * আইএলও’র বেকারের সংজ্ঞা বাংলাদেশের জন্য প্রযোজ্য নয় : বিশেষজ্ঞ * কর্মক্ষম তবে শ্রমশক্তির বাইরে তারাও প্রকৃত বেকার : ড. সালেহউদ্দিন   হামিদ-উজ-জামান ২৮ মার্চ ২০১৮, ০০:০০ | প্রিন্ট সংস্করণ   উচ্চশিক্ষিত বেকার মো. শরিফুল ইসলাম সাজু। […]

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