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    Mashrafe named among 112 Young Global Leaders

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 01:02pm on March 11, 2021

    World Economic Forum selected former Bangladesh cricket captain Mashrafe Bin Mortaza among the 112 Young Global Leaders for 2021. The Forum published the list on...

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    Asia to dominate Davos virtual forum as virus-hit West struggles

    Agence France-Presse . Paris | Updated at 10:40pm on January 22, 2021

    Emerging stronger from the COVID-19 pandemic, Asia is set to dominate this year’s virtual World Economic Forum as a virusbattered West struggles and a new...

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    The Davos set’s most dangerous delusion

    Conor Lynch | Updated at 12:00am on February 01, 2020

    FEW thinkers are more deserving of criticism than Milton Friedman. Not only was he the late 20th century’s leading proponent of unfettered capitalism, he served...

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    Saving the planet to saving face: 5 highlights from Davos 2020

    Agence France-Presse . Davos | Updated at 11:47pm on January 25, 2020

    At the World Economic Forum in Davos, the world’s political and business elites heard dire predictions over the perils of global warming while fretting how...

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    The WEF is at it again

    Peter Koenig | Updated at 12:00am on January 24, 2020

    FRIENDS, this year the World Economic Forum is celebrating its 50th anniversary. Forty-nine of the insanely pompous — and every year more — WEF events...

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    Bangladesh slips two notches in business competitiveness

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 12:54pm on October 09, 2019

    Bangladesh slipped two notches in the global competitiveness ranking by the World Economic Forum to rank 105th, out of 141 countries, in 2019 due mainly...

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    Bangladesh offers most liberal investment environment: PM

    Bangladesh Sangbad Sangstha . New Delhi | Updated at 12:00am on October 04, 2019

    Describing the investment environment in Bangladesh as the most liberal in South Asia, prime minister Sheikh Hasina on Thursday urged the world investors, particularly those...

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    Sheikh Hasina attends WEF annual meeting in China

    United News of Bangladesh . Dalian, China | Updated at 01:16pm on July 02, 2019

    Bangladesh prime minister Sheikh Hasina on Tuesday joined the Annual Meeting of the New Champions 2019...