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SHEIKH HASINA: HER ACCOMPLISHMENTS AS A WOMAN, A LEADER

SHEIKH HASINA: HER ACCOMPLISHMENTS AS A WOMAN, A LEADER Tribune Desk Prime Minister Sheikh Hasina’s becoming 10th among the Fortune magazine’s latest list of the World’s 50 Greatest Leaders is one of a dozen other awards and recognitions she has … Continue reading

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SHEIKH HASINA, HER POLITICAL INSIGHT AND BANGLADESH DEVELOPMENT

SHEIKH HASINA, HER POLITICAL INSIGHT AND BANGLADESH DEVELOPMENT – A K AZAD – Prime Minister Sheikh Hasina, the worthy daughter of the greatest Bangalee of all time Father of the Nation Bangabandhu Sheikh Mujibur Rahman, has inaugurated a brilliant chapter … Continue reading

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HASINA IS GREAT LEADER: BULGARIAN PRESIDENT

HASINA IS GREAT LEADER: BULGARIAN PRESIDENT News Desk | newsbangladesh.com Mentioning that a meaningful cooperation is possible with Bangladesh in many sectors, Bulgarian President Rosen Plevneliev has said both his country and Bangladesh could jointly explore prospects in the fields … Continue reading

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BANGLADESH: SETTING A GLOBAL STANDARD IN ENDING POVERT

BANGLADESH: SETTING A GLOBAL STANDARD IN ENDING POVERTY There is a lot for Bangladesh to celebrate in the latest World Bank research on global poverty and inequality. The new report, entitled “Poverty and Shared Prosperity 2016: Taking on Inequality”, uses … Continue reading

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BANGLADESH ON TRACK TO ACHIEVE POWER SECURITY, THANKS TO SHEIKH HASINA

BANGLADESH ON TRACK TO ACHIEVE POWER SECURITY, THANKS TO SHEIKH HASINA FARID HOSSAIN Bangabandhu Sheikh Mujibur Rahman, the greatest Bengali of all times, had not only created the independent and sovereign Bangladesh. He had left his golden touch in everything … Continue reading

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THE WORLD’S FIERCEST FEMALE LEADERS

THE WORLD’S FIERCEST FEMALE LEADERS Fortune has released its annual list of the World’s Greatest Leaders. This year, the list is record-breaking and stands out for a very special reason- nearly 50% of the spots (23 in total!) were awarded to … Continue reading

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BANGLADESH’S HIDDEN STORY: A BOOMING ECONOMY

BANGLADESH’S HIDDEN STORY: A BOOMING ECONOMY SAJEEB WAZED A significant piece of news emerged from Bangladesh recently that received little notice outside the country. Last year for the first time, foreign direct investment from other countries into Bangladesh surpassed $2 … Continue reading

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BANGLADESH’S GROWTH STORY IMPRESSIVE

BANGLADESH’S GROWTH STORY IMPRESSIVE MD FAZLUR RAHMAN In conversation with The Daily Star, Standard Chartered CEO Bill Winters speaks on both local and global economies The brutal militant attack on the Holey Artisan Bakery that killed 17 foreign citizens suddenly … Continue reading

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THESE ARE THE ’10 EMERGING MARKETS OF THE FUTURE’

THESE ARE THE ’10 EMERGING MARKETS OF THE FUTURE’ CHLOE PFEIFFER A new report from BMI Research has identified the “10 emerging markets of the future” — the countries that are set to become new drivers of economic growth over … Continue reading

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BANGLADESH TOPS ‘EMERGING MARKETS OF THE FUTURE’

BANGLADESH TOPS ‘EMERGING MARKETS OF THE FUTURE‘ Sun Online Desk Latest research by major global rating agency identified Bangladesh as the toppers among leading ’10 emerging markets of the future’ — the countries that are set to become new drivers … Continue reading

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TOP EIGHT MOST PROMISING MARKETS OF 2016

TOP EIGHT MOST PROMISING MARKETS OF 2016 Atradius picks the top 8 markets for business opportunities in 2016. These emerging markets have been showing strong performances over the past three years and are expected to improve further in 2016. Economic … Continue reading

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BANGLADESH AMONG 10 COUNTRIES SET TO BECOME NEW DRIVERS OF GLOBAL GROWTH

BANGLADESH AMONG 10 COUNTRIES SET TO BECOME NEW DRIVERS OF GLOBAL GROWTH KAYES SOHEL Bangladesh’s export-oriented industrial sector already accounts for more than a quarter of GDP and will continue to develop as a global manufacturing hub in the coming … Continue reading

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A GREAT GAME ACROSS PROSAIC BAY OF BENGAL

A GREAT GAME ACROSS PROSAIC BAY OF BENGAL – IMTIAZ A HUSSAIN – The Brahmatputra-Gangetic delta is not the Central Asia of the 19th Century, when rivalry between Great Britain and Tsarist Russia prompted Halford John Mackinder’s Heartland thesis: that … Continue reading

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2015: A YEAR OF MILESTONES

2015: A YEAR OF MILESTONES 1. STARTING THE PADMA BRIDGE PROJECT The government formally began construction of the much-discussed bridge over the mighty Padma river with its own funds. The $3-billion bridge, the largest infrastructure project in the country’s history. … Continue reading

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FACING THE MILLENNIUM DEVELOPMENT GOALS CHALLENGE: THE BANGLADESH STORY

FACING THE MILLENNIUM DEVELOPMENT GOALS CHALLENGE: THE BANGLADESH STORY  MDG 1: ERADICATE EXTREME POVERTY AND HUNGER -Poverty rate has been reduced from 56.7% in 1991-92 to 31.5% in 2010 -Current government further brought it down to 22.4% in 2015 -Government … Continue reading

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SKYPOWER GLOBAL TO INVEST $4.3 BILLION IN BANGLADESH’S SOLAR POWER SECTOR

SKYPOWER GLOBAL TO INVEST $4.3 BILLION IN BANGLADESH’S SOLAR POWER SECTOR Canadian solar-energy developer Skypower Global has announced that it will invest $4.3 billion in Bangladesh’s solar power sector. Its President and CEO Kerry Adler made the announcement in a … Continue reading

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DHAKA READY TO FACE NEW CHALLENGES

MILLENNIUM DEVELOPMENT GOALS DHAKA READY TO FACE NEW CHALLENGES Reaz Ahmad Projecting its success in achieving key Millennium Development Goals (MDG), Bangladesh will announce its full commitment to meet the new targets to be set by the United Nations in … Continue reading

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BREAKING FREE FROM POVERTY

BREAKING FREE FROM POVERTY  Shweta Suresh All in all, Tarango provides an unprecedented amount of support for these women — giving them a viable economic opportunity, as well as nurturing them through tough times There is still a long way … Continue reading

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BANGLADESH 6TH FASTEST IN REDUCING POVERTY IN THE WORLD

BANGLADESH 6TH FASTEST IN REDUCING POVERTY IN THE WORLD BANGLADESH POVERTY RATE HAS DROPPED TO 24.7% Parliament Correspondent, bdnews24.com The government says the poverty rate is declining while the average life expectancy rate is increasing in Bangladesh. At present the … Continue reading

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INDIA CAUSES BANGLADESH COLOSSAL TK 30,000CR LOSS A YEAR

INDIA CAUSES BANGLADESH COLOSSAL TK 30,000 CRORE LOSS A YEAR Bangladesh suffers Tk 30,000 crore in loss annually because of India’s unilateral withdrawal of waters upstream, according to an estimate made by some environmentalists and river water experts in Bangladesh. … Continue reading

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