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    TIB urges Bangladesh’s trade partners to stop bribery

    United News of Bangladesh . Dhaka | Updated at 01:04am on October 14, 2020

    Expressing grave concern that Bangladesh’s leading foreign trade partners have been shockingly failing to enforce action against foreign bribery, Transparency International Bangladesh called upon...

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    TIB extends submission deadline till Oct 31

    Cultural Correspondent | Updated at 11:06pm on October 13, 2020

    Transparency International Bangladesh (TIB) has extended the submission deadline for its upcoming Anti-corruption Cartoon Competition 2020, said a press release. TIB is calling on young...

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    TIB concerned over move to lease out forest land

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 12:27am on October 04, 2020

    Transparency International Bangladesh on Saturday expressed its concern over a move to lease the land of a reserved forest to a private company for tea...

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    5pc lawmakers politicians, 61pc businesspeople, finds TIB

    Ahammad Foyez | Updated at 12:45pm on September 30, 2020

    The number businesspeople turned lawmakers has increased in the parliament as it now stands at 61 per cent while only five per cent of the...

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    Obstacles to free journalism hamper rule of law: TIB

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 01:43pm on September 28, 2020

    Transparency International Bangladesh executive director Iftekharuzzaman on Monday said that creating obstacles for free journalism was alarming for democracy. Addressing a virtual discussion titled ‘Rights...

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    Defaulted loans rise by 417pc since 2009: study

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 01:53pm on September 22, 2020

    The sum of the defaulted loans in the country’s banking sector increased by 417 per cent against a 312 per cent increase in the amount...

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    LGED, RHD, WDB, REB scores zero in management, effectiveness

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 01:42pm on September 16, 2020

    The Transparency International Bangladesh on Wednesday said four public entities scored zero in management and effectiveness criteria under its study on the e-government procurement...

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    State organs held hostage by business bodies: TIB

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 11:38pm on September 13, 2020

    Transparency International Bangladesh on Sunday said that state organs were held hostage by businesspeople or business bodies as business interests were now the driving force...

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    Lawmakers’ block allocation encourages corruption: TIB study

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 01:46am on August 13, 2020

    The rural communication development projects taken with fund from the block allocation for lawmakers are encouraging institutionalisation of corruption and irregularities because of lack of...

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    TIB, Mukti Council for end to ‘crossfire’

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 01:11am on August 06, 2020

    Transparency International Bangladesh and Jatiya Mukti Council in separate statements on Wednesday demanded immediate end to extrajudicial killings by law enforcement agencies. The statements came...