Less than one fourth of companies in Bangladesh involved in CSR
October 10, 2013

Merely 16 per cent of private companies in Bangladesh are contributing to social development, says a new report. At a recent Youth Convention-2013, in Dhaka, Save the Children-Bangladesh,…

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Bangladesh seeks World Bank support for energy efficiency
September 20, 2013

The Bangladesh government has sought more support from the World Bank (WB) to achieve its targeted energy efficiency by increasing power and gas output and distribution. An eight-member…

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Bangladesh solar plan estimated at US$2.76 billion
September 10, 2013

With Bangladesh’s increasing focus on renewable energy, the cost implications are another story altogether. A programme for introducing 500MW capacity of solar power in Bangladesh will cost an…

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Bangladeshi legislators push for SREDA’s implementation
August 13, 2013

Members of Parliament from different political parties in Bangladesh will persuade the Ministries of Finance and Public Administration for the speedy implementation of the Sustainable and Renewable Energy…

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How aid can help promote workplace safety in Bangladesh
July 19, 2013

In the wake of the Rana Plaza industrial disater that claimed scores of garment workers’ lives, Bangladesh is close to implementing a ground breaking deal that puts labour…

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Mobiles can promote financial inclusion: President, Dun & Bradstreet
April 2, 2013

Byron Vielehr, President, International and Global Operations of Dun & Bradstreet, the 171-year- old provider of business data and risk-management services, in an interview with OneWorld South Asia,…

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