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    No survey by NBR’s tax survey arm in 16 years

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 12:00am on October 17, 2018

    Central Tax Survey Zone of the National Board of Revenue has remained inactive for the last 16 years due to its lack of authority in...

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    World sinks to 10-year happiness low: survey

    Reuters . London | Updated at 01:17pm on September 12, 2018

    World happiness levels are at their lowest level in over a decade, with the number of people who say they feel stressed and worried rising,...

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    260 per one lakh people suffer from TB in Bangladesh

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 12:00am on August 30, 2018

    At least 260 in 1 lakh people suffer from tuberculosis in Bangladesh, according to a new government survey disclosed on Wednesday....

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    Bangladesh edges nine notches up in UN e-govt survey

    United News of Bangladesh | Updated at 03:44pm on July 22, 2018

    Bangladesh has been ranked 115th in the United Nations E-Government Survey 2018 among the 193 countries moving nine notches up from its...

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    Workplace accidents kill 352 in six months: survey

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 12:12am on July 10, 2018

    At least 352 workers died in 285 workplace accidents in Bangladesh in the past six months, revealed a survey conducted by rights organisation Safety and...

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    Average life expectancy now 72 years: BBS

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 12:05am on June 28, 2018

    Average life expectancy at birth in Bangladesh increased by 0.4 year to stand at 72 years in 2017 from that of 71.6 years in 2016,...