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Expatriate workers must not be harassed

The expatriate workers who came to the country to spend holidays at the beginning of the year, got stranded here following the COVID-19 outbreak. According to the foreign affairs ministry, there are ...

Expatriate workers must not be harassed

Pandemic job losses and flooding spark fears of hard times in Bangladesh

After losing his job at a garment factory in Dhaka in April as the coronavirus pandemic hit, Mohammad Sumon returned to his village in Jamalpur, about 160 kms away, hoping to support his family ...

Houses located beside the Padma river are seen flooded as the flood situation worsens in Munshiganj district, on the outskirts of Dhaka, outskirts of Dhaka, Bangladesh, 25 July 2020.

New US jobless data to add to rising unemployment

The United States is set for another jarring look at how badly the coronavirus has marred the economy when new weekly jobless benefit claim data is released on Thursday.

New US jobless data to add to rising unemployment

'British Airways could suspend 36,000 employees'

IAG-owned British Airways is expected to announce a suspension of about 36,000 of its employees, BBC News reported on Wednesday

British Airways planes are seen parked at Bournemouth Airport, as the spread of the coronavirus disease (COVID-19) continues, Bournemouth, Britain, 1 April 2020.

Pandemic could make another 25m jobless: UN

The COVID-19 pandemic will significantly increase global unemployment, leaving up to 25 million more people out of work, and will dramatically slash workers' incomes, the United Nations said Wednesday

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Bangladesh needs more skills, jobs, investment to maintain growth: UK

British high commissioner to Bangladesh Robert Chatterton Dickson on Monday said Bangladesh needs more know-how, more jobs and more capital to maintain the remarkable growth noting that FDI can ...

Bangladesh needs more skills, jobs, investment to maintain growth: UK

Young Libyans train as chefs for unemployment

After several attempts at landing a job in Libya's state oil industry, 22-year-old engineering graduate Belghasem Abdulsalam decided to make a living baking cakes.Most Libyans work in the public ...

Young Libyans train as chefs for unemployment

Human Development Index: Climbing one place up not enough

It is an achievement for Bangladesh to climb one place up in the United Nations Human Development Index (HDI), but the overall condition is not promising. Bangladesh ranked 135th among 189 countries ...

Human Development Index: Climbing one place up not enough

Europeans fear climate change more than terrorism

Almost half of all Europeans fear climate change more than losing a job or of a terrorist attack, a study by the European Investment Bank (EIB) showed on Thursday as EU lawmakers declared a "climate ...

Europeans fear climate change more than terrorism

UK unemployment rate dips to new 45-year low

British unemployment has hit a fresh 45-year low, official data showed Tuesday in a mixed labour market snapshot before a UK general election and Brexit.The unemployment rate declined to 3.8 per cent ...

UK unemployment rate dips to new 45-year low
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