Govt. fixes minimum wages for rice mill workers at Tk7,810

The government revised the new minimum wages for the rice mills workers more than seven years after the wages were fixed last...

Huawei provides digital solution on distance learning for students

Huawei Bangladesh has partnered with Bijoy Digital to provide digital solutions to T&T High schools across Bangladesh to facilitate distance learning.

Brac University launches online learning platform ‘buX’

Brac University is creating an online learning platform, named buX, built on a world-class platform developed by Massachusetts Institute of Technology...

Online job postings drop by 87pc in April amid covid-19 outbreak: ADB

The number of job postings in the online job portals in Bangladesh dropped by 87 per cent year-on-year in April as businesses...

EU provides 46 million euro for education system reform of BD

The European Union (EU) disbursed 46.125 million euro, equivalent to BDT 428 crore to the government of Bangladesh to support key national...

Govt. initiates online ICT training campaign targeting youth employment

The government has launched an ambitious online ICT training campaign targeting self-employment for 70 percent of the youth. The ICT division yesterday...

ADB provides $1.34 million to avoid drop out of SEIP trainees

The Asian Development Bank (ADB) has provided $1.3 million financial assistance to avoid trainees from dropping out of the ongoing training under...

IOM and KOICA join hand to fight human trafficking in Bangladesh

International Organization for Migration (IOM) has signed an agreement with Korea International Cooperation Agency (KOICA) to launch a five year project on...

Govt. plans to generate 8.5 million jobs by 2025

The government projects that the targeted foreign investment in the next five year plan will create jobs for an estimated 8.5 million...

Unilever joins hand with IBA for sustainable development

Unilever Bangladesh Limited recently partners with Institute of Business Administration (IBA), University of Dhaka to collaborate in sustainable development.

HSBC and UCEP to develop skilled workers for BEZA

HSBC Bangladesh and non-governmental organisation UCEP Bangladesh have partnered together to provide training on skills and capacity development to underprivileged young people...

Samsung Junior Software Academy launched it’s 4th batch

Samsung Bangladesh has launched 4th batch of Junior Software Academy for the underprivileged children of Bangladesh. The programme's...

47% young women of Bangladesh is out of job, education and training: ILO Report

The gender gap in neither employed nor in education or training (NEET) rate is much higher in countries like Bangladesh, according to...

KOICA & LG Electronics to develop skilled manpower

KOICA in collaboration with LG Electronics and Bureau of Manpower, Employment and Training (BMET) of the Ministry of Expatriates' Welfare and Overseas...

NSDA gives registration to 12 more skills providers

The National Skills Development Authority (NSDA) has registered 12 more training providers. Prime minister’s principal secretary Ahmad Kaikaus on Sunday handed over...

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Bank Asia re-elects A Rouf Chowdhury as its chairman

Bank Asia has re-elected A Rouf Chowdhury as chairman of Bank Asia at the 453rd meeting of its Board of Directors.

Gazi Golam Ashria became the new chairman of Jamuna Bank

Gazi Golam Ashria has been elected as the chairman of the board of directors of Jamuna Bank Limited for a timeframe of...

Stocks continue to struggle as profit booking goes on

Stocks closed lower on May 3 (Monday) as the profit-booking tendency continues to prevail among the investors after the 3-day streak of...

After 7 years of its launch, the number of agent banking accounts reach the...

The amount of accounts in agent banking in the nation reached the 1 crore mark in January 2021, after 7 years of...

Govt plans utilizing a large amount of aid for development projects

The government plans to utilize foreign aid worth Tk 88,024 crore for development projects in the next fiscal year. The amount is...

Uttara Group managing director to be felicitated by Japan

Chairman and managing director of Uttara Group, Matiur Rahman, is set to receive an award from Japan for his contribution in promoting...

Sea levels rising induced coastal migration could affect 1.3 million Bangladeshis by 2050: study

A recent study published by the American Geophysical Union – an international scientific group apprehended that there could be a triggered wave...

Credit growth of the private sector declines again in March

The credit growth of the private sector has returned to the downward trend in March after a slight recovery in April as...