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Falsified data in tuberculosis programme

There have been long-standing allegations about inaccurate data provided by NGOs. Accurate information is required in the interests of bringing tuberculosis under control

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Virtual Roundtable

Health Insurance for RMG Workers: Designing Policy and Management Structure

A virtual roundtable titled 'Health Insurance for RMG Workers in Bangladesh: Designing Policy and Management Structure' was organized on 18 August 2021. It was jointly organized by the Health ...

Health Insurance for RMG Workers: Designing Policy and Management Structure

30 more Bangladeshis rescued from the Mediterranean return from Tunisia: BRAC

Of them, seven are from Shariatpur, six from Madaripur, four from Gopalganj, three from Tangail, two each from Faridpur, Kishoreganj and Sylhet and one each from Cumilla, Dhaka, Noakhali and ...

30 more Bangladeshis rescued from the Mediterranean return from Tunisia: BRAC

'Safe Back to School’ campaign pledges full support for reopening

Eighteen national and international development organizations on-board the ‘Safe Back to School’ (SB2S) campaign applauded the decision of the Bangladesh government to reopen schools almost after 18 ...

'Safe Back to School’ campaign pledges full support for reopening

BRAC university student drowns in Cox’s Bazar

A BRAC university student drowned on Wednesday while bathing in the sea along Cox's Bazar beach

BRAC university student drowns in Cox’s Bazar

Grameenphone employees join hands to support Dakche Abar Desh

Over 33,300 families have been financially facilitated with efforts from Grameenphone as a first respondent to the cause "Dakche Abar Desh", a Covid response initiative by BRAC

Grameenphone employees join hands to support Dakche Abar Desh

Virtual roundtable

'Health insurance is essential for RMG workers'

Around 1.4 per cent of the readymade garment industry workers are covered by insurance, that too under a pilot project. Once the project is over, the workers will no longer receive these facilities

'Health insurance is essential for RMG workers'

Microcredit

BRAC bond worth Tk 13.5 billion gets MRA approval

BRAC, the largest microcredit provider in Bangladesh, has received approval from Microcredit Regulatory Authority (MRA) to issue zero-coupon bonds worth Tk 13.5 billion through private placement

Executive vice chairman of MRA Md Fashiullah handed over the much anticipated approval letter to Tushar Bhowmik, chief financial officer of BRAC.

Six detected with Covid at the capital’s cattle markets in two days

Over the past two days, six persons have been detected with coronavirus in nine cattle markets of the capital city

Mayor Atiqul Islam of Dhaka North City Corporation (DNCC) inaugurates BRAC’s coronavirus sample test programme at the Saidnagar haat in Bhatara. Dhaka, 18 July

9 writs over 5 fire incidents still pending disposal

Lawyers involved in the petitions said victims received a little compensation immediately after filing the writ petitions but these petitions are still pending disposal

This 21 February 2019 file photo shows the entire Churihatta area in Old Dhaka’s Chawkbazar in ashes after a devastating fire.
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