economic progress

September 11, 2022
September 11, 2022

Why is our public spending on education still so shockingly low?

Since it boosts individual productivity and produces a trained labour force, education is seen as a crucial road to economic progress.

August 7, 2022
August 7, 2022

Asian countries should work together to face Russian-Ukraine war fallout

Prime Minister Sheikh Hasina today (August 7, 2022) said that South Asia, Southeast Asia and China could work together for economic progress by facing challenges caused by the Russia-Ukraine war.

December 13, 2017
December 13, 2017

Middle-income Bangladesh has to be a healthy Bangladesh

Economic progress is meaningless if the people are not healthy enough to enjoy the progress. As Bangladesh pursues its dream of becoming a middle-income country, this dream must also be one of a Healthy Bangladesh.

June 23, 2016
June 23, 2016

'Democracy deficit' not a problem for progress

Prime minister's Energy Adviser Tawfiq-e-Elahi Chowdhury has claimed “democracy deficit” is not a big problem in accelerating the economic progress of a country.

May 9, 2015
May 9, 2015

Is it a sustained driver of economic growth and employment creation?

There is need for a well-designed and effective industrial policy wherein monetary (interest rate subsidies) and fiscal incentives (reduced taxes or tax holidays) should be transparent and time-bound.

April 30, 2015
April 30, 2015

Transforming Economies, Realising Rights

Ultimately, upholding women's rights will not only make economies work for women, it will also benefit societies as a whole by creating a fairer and more sustainable future.

April 13, 2015
April 13, 2015

Redefining goals of the upcoming budget

THIS is the time of the year that draws the attention of most people on economic and financial matters. The Finance Ministry and the National

March 26, 2015
March 26, 2015

Bangladesh political impasse impeding economic progress: US

The United States has said the violent political impasse in Bangladesh unfortunately is impeding the economic progress