Wednesday, January 20, 2021
Director of Multimedia project made OSD for corruption
Sabur Khan was made the OSD at secondary and higher education directorate, which was implementing the project
6 January 2021, 14:13
Fast track mega projects to contribute up to 4pc GDP growth
The country’s Gross Domestic Product (GDP) is expected to increase by 3 to 4 per cent once the fast track and mega projects of the government are completed
1 January 2021, 10:53
Stay at designated houses to get house allowance, PM Hasina to govt employees
Prime Minister Sheikh Hasina in the meeting stressed the need for having a “master plan” in each upazila for properly building the infrastructures, mini stadiums and keeping water bodies. She also ...
22 December 2020, 18:17
Teesta bridge cost increases even before project starts
The Teesta bridge project term has ended even before work on it could commence. The term of the project has been extended and the costs have been increased by Tk 1.55 billion
14 November 2020, 14:44
Is Climate Change Trust fund necessary?
Once again, specific corruption allegations have been brought regarding the use of Bangladesh Climate Change Trust fund
11 November 2020, 17:34
Why ADP funds remain unspent
The inability and inefficiency in the implementation of the Annual Development Programme (ADP) is nothing new. This time, even after three months of the financial year, 6 important departments of the ...
3 November 2020, 13:42
Goethe-Institut Bangladesh launches funding initiative for art projects
German language school and cultural organisation Gothe-Institut Bangladesh has launched a funding initiative titled “Futures beyond the Self” for all Bangladeshi artists/artistes, art collectives, ...
28 September 2020, 11:48
Whims of housing authority
Handover the flats to the buyers immediately
The government housing authorities have been unjust in their dealing with people buying flats in a housing project in the capital. They must resolve the matter immediately
15 September 2020, 14:10
70pc contractors complete projects late
According to a recent report of World Bank (WB), around 70 per cent of the contractors in Bangladesh cannot complete the projects on time.
3 September 2020, 22:14
Corruption crosses all bounds in govt procurement
Corruption in government procurement has taken a dreadful turn. After Tk 6,000 pillows, Tk 2.7 million curtains, and medical books at 16 times extra price, this time there are allegation of huge ...
26 August 2020, 17:52