Covid Pandemic The Troubled Bangladesh Economy

Economic stagnation is having a terrible effect on lives and livelihoods of those people whose incomes hover near poverty level. The poor and low …

by · Saturday, 4 July 2020 · Bangladesh, Philippines

Some sectors reopening to help the poor

Talking about poverty reduction, she said the government gained a massive success in alleviating poverty. It had been expected that Bangladesh …

by · Sunday, 10 May 2020 · Bangladesh, Thailand

Ensuring food security during pandemic

Over a two-week period, the poverty rate in Bangladesh also shot up to about 30-35 per cent range from an estimated 20 per cent plus level in 2019.

by · Wednesday, 22 April 2020 · Bangladesh, Thailand

Coronavirus: Poor income drops 80% in Bangladesh

Of the total population, 20% live under the poverty line, according to government data. The survey said that some 40% of the poor population and 35% …

by · Friday, 17 April 2020 · Bangladesh, Turkey

Collective efforts stressed for tackling poverty, conflict and global warming

PHNOM PENH (CAMBODIA), Nov 20: Leaders of different countries including Nepal, the Philippines, Myanmar, Bangladesh and Afghanistan on …

by · Wednesday, 20 November 2019 · Afghanistan, Bangladesh, Cambodia, Myanmar, Nepal, Philippines

Bangla connect

Nepal and Bangladesh share the same vision for South Asia: a more integrated region that can better tackle common problems like poverty, disease, …

by · Friday, 15 November 2019 · Bangladesh, Nepal

Inside the camps in Cox’s Bazar, lives are gradually being rebuilt

At Camp No 5, in Cox’s Bazar, there are about 632,000 displaced people still living in terrible conditions. But an international humanitarian effort is helping people in the community in southern Bangladesh live a better life. 

by · Thursday, 8 August 2019 · Bangladesh

How Can “Fab Lab” Help Boost Innovation and Entrepreneurship in Bangladesh’s Universities?

Recently, an undergraduate engineering student from Khulna University of Engineering and Technology (KUET) in Bangladesh showed me his mobile app…

by · Monday, 22 February 2016 · Bangladesh