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    Government must ensure transparency in vaccine procurement

    | Updated at 12:00am on December 01, 2020

    THE fight against the COVID-19 pandemic that has so far killed 6,644 and infected 4, 64,932 people in Bangladesh saw some hope with the news...

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    The precarity of pre-existing conditions

    Elora Halim Chowdhury | Updated at 12:50am on October 15, 2020

    THE World Health Organisation officially declared COVID-19 a global pandemic on March 11, 2020, which, in the opinion of many health and policy professionals, was...

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    Coronavirus graft scandals shake S Africa’s president

    Agence France-Presse . Johannesburg | Updated at 01:04am on August 20, 2020

    South Africa is reeling from coronavirus-linked corruption scandals that have battered president Cyril Ramaphosa’s credibility and the country’s image abroad, but spurred unprecedented efforts...

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    TIB wants transparency in appointment of WASA MD

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 01:14am on July 21, 2020

    The Transparency International Bangladesh has demanded transparency in appointing managing director of Dhaka Water Supply and Sewerage Authority ahead of beginning of the appointment process...

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    Pope fights corruption with new Vatican law

    Agence France-Presse . Rome | Updated at 10:55pm on June 01, 2020

    Pope Francis stepped up his battle against corruption in the Vatican Monday with a new law aimed at boosting transparency in tenders and cutting costs...

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    Experts find cash aid a good move

    Shakhawat Hossain  | Updated at 12:11am on May 16, 2020

    The distribution of cash assistance is a timely step, but the identification of the beneficiaries should be done more rigorously, said experts, demanding that the...

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    BNP wants army in relief distribution

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 01:05am on April 16, 2020

    The main opposition Bangladesh Nationalist Party on Tuesday urged the government to engage army to make the list of marginalised people and distribute relief and...

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    SANEM seeks transparency in financial package execution

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 09:49pm on April 07, 2020

    The South Asian Network on Economic Modeling has suggested that the government should make the announced financial packages transparent and ensure accountability in the implementation...

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    TIB demands financial transparency

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 01:41am on March 17, 2020

    The Transparency International, Bangladesh on Monday demanded that financial transparency should be maintained by the government in organising the year-long programme celebrating the birth...

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    Dipu Moni asks agencies to automate services this year

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 12:40am on March 02, 2020

    The education minister Dipu Moni on Sunday asked her subordinate agencies to take initiatives for bringing their offices under automation immediately to provide better services...