Unemployment

Unemployment

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 ...

'The government wants ignorant, unquestioning, loyal citizens'

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

Indian economy contracted by record 7.3pc in 2020-21

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

A light of hope for the hapless

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

57pc Rana Plaza survivors remain unemployed: Survey

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

Staying at home means no food for Korail slum dwellers

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

Price hike strikes limited income consumers

Returnee migrants face livelihood crisis

The number of migrant workers returning to the country this year is five times higher than the normal period. As it is, there is a higher number of unemployed people in the country. The returnee ...

Migrant workers return from the Middle East countries. The photo was capture from Hazrat Shahjalal International Airport on 12 August 2020.

Is it that hard to make list of workers unemployed due to coronavirus?

The importance of having a database of every citizen of Bangladesh, including workers, has been proven once again. Workers are being deprived of assistance simply du to a lack of any list

Is it that hard to make list of workers unemployed due to coronavirus?

Youth perspectives

Corona days and the aftermath

Youth, whether students, unemployed or drifters, are all bearing the brunt of the pandemic. Uncertainty looms large in the future

SSC examinees try to know their results online

Air ticket crisis

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
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