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    Elderly People/ Elderly people in Bangladesh left to languish in society: Zafrullah

    Rashad Ahamad | Updated at 12:18am on December 27, 2020

    Gonoshasthaya Kendra founder and trustee-board member Zafrullah Chowdhury said that a long life for elderly people has become a cause for their long sufferings as no system was developed...

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    Bangladesh RMG units see true faces of buyers in pandemic: Rubana

    Moinul Haque | Updated at 10:56pm on January 02, 2021

    Global brands and buyers have adopted an unfriendly approach towards the apparel exporters of Bangladesh amid the coronavirus pandemic that hit the readymade garment sector and its workers...

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    Mayor Taposh unveils new plan for Dhaka

    Rashad Ahamad | Updated at 12:05am on October 25, 2020

    Dhaka South city mayor Sheikh Fazle Noor Taposh unveiled a plan to change the capital’s skyline on the banks of two major rivers — Buriganga and Shitalakkha — constructing high-rise buildings serving as...

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    Curative measures outweigh preventive ones in COVID-19 response in Bangladesh

    Rashad Ahamad | Updated at 11:08pm on September 21, 2020

    Curative measures outweigh preventive ones in coronavirus response in Bangladesh though ideally the government should emphasise preventive measures more, observed WaterAid country director in Bangladesh...

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    Dhaka Bank eyes position among top 5 banks

    HM Murtuza | Updated at 11:35pm on December 19, 2020

    Dhaka Bank’s ambition is to become one of the top five banks in the country by ensuring soundness in all financial parameters, corporate governance and technological advancement...

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    Meghna Bank plans transformation: Sohail RK Hussain

    HM Murtuza | Updated at 10:00pm on August 24, 2020

    Meghna Bank has taken up a robust business transformation plan to boost customer satisfaction and raise the bank’s credibility to local sponsors as well as possible international partners, revealed the...

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    Dr Zafrullah tells govt to combat coronavirus collectively

    Rashad Ahamad | Updated at 09:28pm on July 05, 2020

    Dr Zafrullah Chowdhury, Gonoshasthaya Kendra founder and one of its trustees, has urged the people not to be afraid while facing the challenges induced by the new scourge — COVID-19. The public health activist urged people not to opt...

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    Shwapno sales surge as consumers opt for safety

    Shakhawat Hossain   | Updated at 10:36pm on June 05, 2020

    From checking panic buying to streamlining supply chain as well as facilitating online shopping and introducing home delivery, largest local grocery chain Shwapno has seized the COVID-19 crisis to...