Monday, 18 October 2021
Unemployed educated youth burdens the individual and the state
12 Sep 2021, 15:00
Bangladesh’s economy hit hard by the pandemic: Webinar
Bangladesh’s economy suffered a setback with 2.26 million jobs lost due to the Covid pandemic battering the world for over one a half years
07 Aug 2021, 22:45
Interview: Ahsan H Mansur
‘No use of talking about growth without vaccines’
The government’s narrative does not match with reality. There is no use of talking about growth without vaccines. If 50 to 60 per cent of the people could be vaccinated, the coronavirus fear could ...
11 Jul 2021, 17:01
Does the government bother about the unemployed?
It is the unemployed and the new poor who have been overlooked in the budget
26 Jun 2021, 19:09
Interview: Anu Muhammad
'The government wants ignorant, unquestioning, loyal citizens'
Economist Anu Mohammad sees nothing in the budget for the new poor, nothing for the development of the health sector or the education sector. It will just widen the gap between the rich and poor and ...
13 Jun 2021, 18:26
Indian economy contracted by record 7.3pc in 2020-21
India's economy contracted 7.3 per cent in 2020-21 fiscal, showed an official data on Monday, its worst recession since independence as coronavirus lockdowns put millions out of work
31 May 2021, 21:29
A light of hope for the hapless
Unemployed people, widows and elderly women gather every evening in front of a house in Kabilpur area under Sonata upazila of Bogura
23 Apr 2021, 22:09
57pc Rana Plaza survivors remain unemployed: Survey
Nearly 57 per cent of the survivors of the Rana Plaza collapse have remained unemployed, according to a survey
22 Apr 2021, 22:04
Staying at home means no food for Korail slum dwellers
Most of the slum residents earn a hand-to-mouth living. They fear if their income is halted for a few more days, they will have nothing to eat
16 Apr 2021, 19:52
Price hike strikes limited income consumers
Like rice and edible oil, other commodities including wheat, sugar, broiler chicken, beef, powder milk and garlic are now costly for the consumers, particularly the low-income people
23 Mar 2021, 17:52