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World Bank approves $250m to create...

WB clears $250m for jobs, Covid...

Development

Sat, Mar 27 2021

With this program, the World Bank’s total financing to the Programmatic Jobs Development Policy...

Lufthansa to shed 29,000 staff by year...

Lufthansa to shed 29,000 staff by year...

Europe

Sun, Dec 6 2020

A formal announcement is expected on Monday

ED: Putting the focus on tech

ED: Putting the focus on tech

Editorial

Mon, Nov 2 2020

It is time to ramp up efforts to retain the tech talent in the country

OP-ED: Despite all odds

OP-ED: Despite all odds

Brig Gen Qazi Abidus Samad

Sun, Oct 4 2020

Some companies and owners have remained committed to their workers during the pandemic

Narayanganj mosque blast: Families of...

N'ganj blast: Victims' families demand...

Nation

Tue, Sep 8 2020

'We demand the government provide employment to those who have lost their relatives so that they...

OP-ED: Remote working is here to...

OP-ED: Remote working is here to...

Shafayat Nazam Rasul

Mon, Sep 7 2020

But that doesn’t mean the end of offices or city centres

Covid-19 compelling people to choose...

Pandemic forcing people to choose lower-grade...

Dhaka

Mon, Jul 27 2020

Annual revenue of SME sector is reduced by 67% in 2020 compared to 2019 

ED: Averting a crisis within a...

ED: Averting a crisis within a...

Editorial

Thu, Jun 25 2020

Most of their home countries will not have the capacity to incorporate them back into their own economies...

OP-ED: Health, food, jobs: Beyond the...

OP-ED: Health, food, jobs: Beyond the...

Shafayat Nazam Rasul

Fri, Jun 12 2020

What we hope for in these times of great economic uncertainty

ED: Taking care of the jobless

ED: Taking care of the jobless

Editorial

Thu, Jun 11 2020

Our focus should no doubt shift to the ones most affected by the pandemic

EU to provide €113m as wages for 1m...

EU to provide €113m as wages for 1m...

Business

Tue, Jun 2 2020

Workers who have lost their jobs due to the Covid-19 pandemic are eligible for the case support

Infographic: Another surge in US jobless...

Infographic: Another surge in US jobless...

North America

Sat, May 2 2020

Since the US went into lockdown over the coronavirus pandemic, more than 30 million Americans have lost...

Infographic: Coronavirus puts 59m European...

Infographic: Coronavirus puts 59m European...

Europe

Tue, Apr 21 2020

Unemployment in Europe could nearly double in the coming months, with up to 59 million jobs at risk because...

Leading the charge

Leading the charge

Shah Paran

Tue, Apr 14 2020

How Bangladeshi start-ups are fighting for the country during the Covid-19 pandemic

Cushioning the economy

Cushioning the economy

Editorial

Thu, Mar 19 2020

Studies suggest that the global economy could suffer as much as $3.4 trillion

We need to diversify our labour...

We need to diversify our labour...

Editorial

Mon, Feb 17 2020

We cannot, at this juncture, afford to underestimate the value of vocational training

What if fast fashion slows down?

What if fast fashion slows down?

Mostafiz Uddin

Thu, Jan 30 2020

What is good for business is not necessarily good for the environment

Making sure there are enough jobs

Making sure there are enough jobs

Editorial

Wed, Jan 22 2020

It is a tall task for any growing economy to adequately build the necessary capacity for creating an...

The right skills for the future

The right skills for the future

Editorial

Tue, Aug 6 2019

Improving the quality of our education, and access to it, will be key 

The right skill for the right job

The right skill for the right job

Editorial

Mon, Jul 15 2019

Much of our growth has been jobless

As Indian election dust settles, jobs,...

As Indian election dust settles, jobs,...

South Asia

Mon, May 20 2019

An official survey showed India’s unemployment rate rose to 6.1%, the highest level in at least...