Digital Bangladesh

Digital Bangladesh

Dhaka ranks 54th in Safe Cities Index

The index is based on 76 indicators covering digital, health, and infrastructure, personal and environmental security

Overview of Dhaka city

Govt trying to bring everyone under digital connectivity: Telecom minister

The minister told this a World Bank delegation as they called on him on a virtual platform today, Wednesday

Govt trying to bring everyone under digital connectivity: Telecom minister

Covid-19

Govt offices directed to work virtually during restrictions

The government has ordered all of its organisations and agencies to carry out their official task virtually during the ongoing Covid-19 restrictions

Govt offices directed to work virtually during restrictions

‘All citizen services will be available online by 2025’

State minister for ICT division Zunaid Ahmed said, "The government is working to make all citizen services available online in the coming four years, which will create three million IT and ITES jobs"

‘All citizen services will be available online by 2025’

Gender gap in technology must be closed

Women in Bangladesh are advancing in all fields, but still need to catch up in the information technology (IT) sector

Gender gap in technology must be closed

Tax, tech giants and Bangladesh

We have to pay tax, but things are different for the multinational tech giants. They earn from their businesses in various countries, but don't have to pay tax.

Tax, tech giants and Bangladesh

Virtual roundtable

Accelerating Digital Inclusion for Girls and Women

A virtual roundtable on ‘Accelerating Digital Inclusion for Girls and Women,’ was jointly organised on 22 April by Plan International Bangladesh and the Aspire to Information (a2i) Programme, with ...

Accelerating Digital Inclusion for Girls and Women

Social safety net

7.6m poor people fail to receive allowance in 6 months

According to the Department of Social Services, the allowances under the social safety net programme have been stuck for six months due to the digitisation process

7.6m poor people fail to receive allowance in 6 months

Virtual roundtable

Technologically skilled youth essential

Employment opportunities must be generated for the youth in order to meet the challenges of the fourth industrial revolution, said speakers at a virtual roundtable organised by Prothom Alo and Oxfam ...

Technologically skilled youth essential
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