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Tk380 crore bank loan to construct LPG plant in Sitakunda

A consignment of LPG heads to Mongla Port. The photo was taken at the Pasur river, recently Syed Zakir Hossain/ Dhaka Tribune Mutual Trust Bank and JMI Group signed a syndicated loan deal Mutual Trust Bank Ltd and JMI Group have signed a Tk380 crore syndicated loan deal for the latter’s LPG project. It is […]

A photo taken from Facebook shows Bangladesh batsman Mahmudullah, manager Khaled Mashud, opener Tamim Iqbal, expatriate former national player Al Shahriar and one-day international skipper Mashrafee bin Murtaza is passing a leisurely time at Napier, New Zealand on Monday.— Courtesy photo Former New Zealand pacer and current commentator Danny Morrison urged the Bangladeshi pacers to […]

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How to make development inclusive Syed Mansur Hashim The Centre for Policy Dialogue’s (CPD) recent seminar on February 10 brought together policymakers, both present and past, development practitioners and educationists and the focus of the talk was how to achieve inclusive growth. Development itself is a multi-dimensional process and hence we cannot look at it […]

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Previous Next The Awami League has dropped Shirina Nahar Lipi from the final list of those nominated as MPs for reserved seats following criticism over her husband being a BNP leader. Many activists of the ruling party protested against her inclusion in the initial list of 41 published three days ago. She was not among […]

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Amnesty International had reported fresh evidence of violations amid ongoing military operation in Rakhine state and some 5,200 civilians had been displaced since December. Myanmar security forces had shelled villages and blocked civilians from accessing food and humanitarian assistance in Rakhine state, the organization said on Monday amid a crackdown since armed attacks by the […]

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The Daily Star  February 12, 2019 Ducsu Polling Centres: Demand ignored DU announces schedule, says voting to be held at dorms on March 11 Chief Returning Officer Prof Masudur Rahman announces the schedule of Dhaka University Central Students’ Union (Ducsu) election at a press briefing on Monday, February 11, 2019. Photo: STAR/Prabir Das Staff Correspondent […]

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The Daily Star February 12, 2019 Worries over wastewater Textile dyeing, washing plants discharge colossal amount of untreated water into rivers, wetland posing environmental threat Untreated wastewater from a textile factory gushing out of a pipe at Bank Town in Savar on the outskirts of the capital. Photo: Palash Khan Mohammad Al-Masum Molla and Refayet Ullah Mirdha […]

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When police are the criminals Prothom Alo editorial, Feb 11, 2019        Two members of the police abducted three innocent young men and demanded a ransom of 3 million taka. This is not a mere allegation. It was openly revealed at a recent press briefing by the Gazipur police superintendent. The two accused policemen are […]

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Why locals not getting jobs? Business leader Kasem regrets low skills Rabiul Islam | Prothom Alo Feb 11, 2019 Handicapped by lack of proper skills, Bangladeshi companies often suffer while trying to hire better skilled people by incurring higher costs due to scarcity of quality manpower. This observation came from Abul Kasem Khan, a former president of […]

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 অনলাইন ডেস্ক ১০ ফেব্রুয়ারি, ২০১৯ বছরে তৈরি হচ্ছে ৮ লাখ বেকার: সিপিডি   ঢাকা বিশ্ববিদ্যালয়ের কেন্দ্রীয় লাইব্রেরিতে দীর্ঘ লাইন। বিভিন্ন চাকরি পরীক্ষার জন্য লাখ লাখ প্রার্থী প্রস্তুতি নেন। ছবি: সংগৃহীত প্রতি বছর দুই লাখ মানুষ শ্রম বাজারে ঢুকছে। কিন্তু এর বিপরীতে এক লাখ ৩০ হাজার নতুন চাকরি তৈরি হচ্ছে। সে ক্ষেত্রে প্রতি বছর আট লাখ মানুষ […]

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