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    Salehuddin disagrees with World Bank, International Monetary Fund

    Shakhawat Hossain | Updated at 12:14pm on April 18, 2020

    Former Bangladesh Bank governor Salehuddin Ahmed said that he disagreed with projections of a mere 2 per cent growth in gross domestic product made by World Bank, International Monetary Fund and...

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    Shutdown needs to be lifted cautiously in phases: Manmohan

    United News of Bangladesh . Dhaka | Updated at 10:38am on May 06, 2020

    Country Director of the Asian Development Bank in Bangladesh Manmohan Parkash has said a carefully-crafted exit strategy that draws a fine balance between normalising socioeconomic...

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    Slum people in Bangladesh at high risk of COVID-19 infection: Hasin Jahan

    Rashad Ahamad | Updated at 04:02pm on April 16, 2020

    WaterAid country director in Bangladesh Hasin Jahan said that if the government could relocate some people from slums to nearby areas, it would reduce coronavirus infection risk among the low-income group of people who are at high risk of contracting the virus.

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    A close encounter with Hashem Khan

    | Updated at 09:27pm on March 19, 2020

    Two important truths came out of the conversation with the country’s ace painter Hashem Khan. In a recent interview with New Age, the artist dismissed the abstract-real dichotomy and also contended that...

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    Quamruzzaman for declaration of disaster zone, emergency to fight COVID-19

    Ershad Kamol | Updated at 01:36pm on April 12, 2020

    Freedom fighter-doctor professor Quazi Quamruzzaman said that the prevailing situation in the world as well as in Bangladesh is like that of a war against...

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    SMP enforcement vital for telecom sector in Bangladesh: Robi CEO

    HM Murtuza | Updated at 10:31pm on February 29, 2020

    The enforcement of the Significant Market Power Regulations, 2018 has become vital to protect the small telecom operators as well as the customers from being...

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    Haphazard structures cannot enhance beauty: Hamiduzzaman Khan

    Rashad Ahamad | Updated at 12:29am on February 14, 2020

    Sculptor Hamiduzzaman Khan said that the structures built at different intersections and medians could not enhance the beauty of the city, rather the odd structures were making the city visually...

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    Ugly sculptures create visual pollution: Ehsan Khan

    Rashad Ahamad | Updated at 12:27am on February 14, 2020

    Architect Ehsan Khan said that most of the locations earmarked for beautification by the city authority by now became dead spaces since the structures there either turned ugly due to negligence or occupied...